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Journal of Forensic Nursing

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Stacy A Drake, Cathy Koetting, Kathi Thimsen, Nancy Downing, Carolyn Porta, Peggy Hardy, Julie L Valentine, Cris Finn, Joan Engebretson
INTRODUCTION: The International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) is the only nursing organization advancing the forensic nursing specialty. The organization seeks to advance the profession, and one mechanism for doing so is development of a research agenda. METHODS: The purpose of this action-based research study was to aid in the development of a forensic nursing research agenda. The study was carried out in two integral stages: (a) focus groups with IAFN members attending the annual conference and (b) reviewing posted IAFN member listserv material...
January 3, 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461385/understanding-poverty-teaching-social-justice-in-undergraduate-nursing-education
#2
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January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461384/characteristics-of-forensic-patients-in-california-with-dementia-alzheimers-disease-erratum
#3
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January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461383/evaluating-nurse-practitioners-perceived-knowledge-competence-and-comfort-level-in-caring-for-the-sexually-abused-child
#4
Janice Ceccucci
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this project was to evaluate nurse practitioners' (NPs') current approach and self-reported competence in the care of the sexually abused child in the primary care setting. METHODS: A 50-question survey was distributed to 5,734 NPs who were members of a state nursing organization and nursing alumni. Inclusion criteria included NPs caring for pediatric patients in a primary care setting in New York State. RESULTS: A total of N = 325 responses were obtained, and 110 participants met the inclusion criteria...
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461382/factors-that-influence-mandatory-child-abuse-reporting-attitudes-of-pediatric-nurses-in-korea
#5
In Sook Lee, Kyoung Ja Kim
PURPOSE: This study aimed to identify knowledge of child abuse, awareness of child abuse reporting, factors that influence attitudes toward mandatory reporting, and professionalism among a sample of pediatric nurses in Korea. METHODS: One hundred sixteen pediatric nurses working at two university hospitals in Korea took part in the study and completed self-administered questionnaires. The data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, t tests, analysis of variance, Pearson correlation coefficients, and hierarchical regression analysis...
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461381/cultural-humility-an-active-concept-to-drive-correctional-nursing-practice
#6
Lorraine Steefel
Correctional nursing practice is focused on a unique patient population: inmates who present with their own ethnicities and have an imposed culture from the prison structure. As such, culture must be considered to provide holistic care. Madeleine Leininger's Theory of Culture Care Diversity and Universality, which maintains that care is the essence of nursing (without inclusion of culture, there is no care), suggests three nursing actions: to maintain the patient's culture, make accommodations for it, and/or repattern cultural ways that may be unhealthful...
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461380/what-does-the-implementation-of-peer-care-training-in-a-u-k-prison-reveal-about-prisoner-engagement-in-peer-caregiving
#7
Warren Stewart
The number of aging and chronically ill prisoners continues to rise within the United Kingdom prison demography; consequentially, many institutions face health and social care crises of immense proportions. The needs of this group are both complex and costly, and in the United Kingdom, this is set to a backdrop of overcrowding, increasing violence, and public spending cuts in line with government austerity targets. In this context, the development of prisoner peer caregiving is proposed as an approach to mitigating the effects of aging, disability, and illness...
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461379/understanding-poverty-teaching-social-justice-in-undergraduate-nursing-education
#8
Ann N Hellman, Cary Cass, Heather Cathey, Sarah L Smith, Shelia Hurley
AIM: This article presents results of an exploratory qualitative study examining gains in empathy and social justice beliefs among undergraduate nursing students. BACKGROUND: As undergraduate nursing education provides the foundation for future forensic nurses, developing successful methods to increase beliefs and behaviors of social empathy and social justice among nursing students will have a beneficial effect on the specialty of forensic nursing. As such, a team of nursing researchers explored the effects of a poverty simulation on the social empathy and social justice beliefs held by undergraduate students...
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29461378/do-you-have-a-writing-mentor
#9
Cindy Peternelj-Taylor
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 2018: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29064860/global-voyeurism-or-sustainable-ethical-practice
#10
Cris Finn, Mary Jo Coast
This is a conceptual article exploring global voyeurism and service, overlaying ethical considerations in service within the profession of forensic nursing. Key elements considered include examining and reflecting on personal motivations, benefits, and consequences of service when viewed through an ethical perspective. Through this article we seek to examine the relationships between poverty tourism and service, while better supporting individual forensic nurses in their quest to align their actions with the ethical and practice comportment standards within the profession of nursing service globally...
October 24, 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29064859/increasing-the-accessibility-of-sexual-assault-forensic-examinations-evaluation-of-texas-law-sb-1191
#11
Robert C Davis, Bernard Auchter, Susan Howley, Torie Camp, Ilse Knecht, William Wells
INTRODUCTION: Texas SB 1191 was enacted in 2013 with the intent of increasing access to medical forensic examinations for sexual assault victims by requiring every hospital with an emergency department to be prepared to provide a medical forensic examination if requested by a sexual assault victim. To realize that goal, the law also required basic forensic training for medical professionals before conducting a medical forensic examination as well as a requirement that hospitals develop a "plan to train personnel on sexual assault forensic evidence collection...
October 24, 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28990989/enhancing-care-of-aged-and-dying-prisoners-is-e-learning-a-feasible-approach
#12
Susan J Loeb, Janice Penrod, Valerie H Myers, Brenda L Baney, Sophia M Strickfaden, Erin Kitt-Lewis, Rachel K Wion
BACKGROUND: Prisons and jails are facing sharply increased demands in caring for aged and dying inmates. Our Toolkit for Enhancing End-of-life Care in Prisons effectively addressed end-of-life (EOL) care; however, geriatric content was limited, and the product was not formatted for broad dissemination. Prior research adapted best practices in EOL care and aging; but, delivery methods lacked emerging technology-focused learning and interactivity. PURPOSES: Our purposes were to uncover current training approaches and preferences and to ascertain the technological capacity of correctional settings to deliver computer-based and other e-learning training...
October 4, 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176522/global-voyeurism-or-sustainable-ethical-practice
#13
(no author information available yet)
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176521/reflections-on-forensic-nursing-an-interview-with-virginia-a-lynch
#14
Kathleen Maguire, Marisa Raso
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176520/baccalaureate-nursing-students-perceptions-regarding-autopsy-experiences
#15
Emily J Cannon, Renee N Bauer
PURPOSE: Since 2012, a medical-surgical nursing course at a midsized state university has provided the opportunity for students to view autopsies with a board-certified forensic pathologist. The autopsies are performed at a midsized hospital relatively close to the campus. The purpose of this study was to discover nursing students' perceptions that emerged during the autopsy experience. METHODS: A convenience sample of 23 baccalaureate nursing students took part in the autopsy experience over a 4-month period...
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176519/risk-factors-for-women-being-under-the-influence-of-alcohol-compared-with-other-illicit-substances-at-the-time-of-committing-violent-crimes
#16
Kathleen Brewer-Smyth, Ryan T Pohlig
PURPOSE: We investigated women under the influence of alcohol compared with other illicit substances at the time of committing a crime to identify predictors of being under the influence of alcohol and female-enacted crime. METHODS: Analyses of data, obtained from private interviews and examinations of female prison inmates, included regression analyses exploring predictors of being under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crime and predictors of violent crime...
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176518/lessons-learned-from-icare-a-postexamination-text-messaging-based-program-with-sexual-assault-patients
#17
Danielle L Hicks, Debra Patterson, Stella Resko
BACKGROUND: Although beneficial, few sexual assault patients seek follow-up healthcare or counseling after a medical forensic examination. Mobile technology interventions may help patients engage in postcare, but there is a dearth of research on patients' utilization of these interventions. The current study examines patients' engagement with a 4-week postassault text message program (iCare), which assessed patients' safety and well-being, if they needed assistance with accessing nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis, or scheduling appointments for follow-up pregnancy and sexually transmitted infection testing, and their experience with the criminal justice system...
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176517/thank-you-to-our-peer-reviewers-for-2017
#18
Cindy Peternelj-Taylor
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176516/journal-of-forensic-nursing-2016-articles-of-the-year
#19
Cindy Peternelj-Taylor
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29176515/pet-peeves-and-other-annoyances-an-editor-s-perspective
#20
Cindy Peternelj-Taylor
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2017: Journal of Forensic Nursing
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