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161. Rasch analysis of Stamps's Index of Work Satisfaction in nursing population

Rasch analysis of Stamps's Index of Work Satisfaction in nursing population 28078097 2018 11 13 2054-1058 4 1 2017 Jan Nursing open Nurs Open Rasch analysis of Stamps's Index of Work Satisfaction in nursing population. 32-40 10.1002/nop2.61 One of the most commonly used tools for measuring job satisfaction in nursing is the Stamps Index of Work Satisfaction. Several studies have reported on the reliability of the Stamps' tool based on traditional statistical model. The aim of this study (...) was to apply the Rasch model to examine the adequacy of Stamps's Index of Work Satisfaction for measuring nurses' job satisfaction cross-culturally and to determine the validity and reliability of the instrument using the Rasch criteria. A secondary data analysis was conducted on a sample of 556 registered nurses from two countries. The RUMM 2030 software was used to analyse the psychometric properties of the Index of Work Satisfaction. The persons mean location of -0.018 approximated the items mean

Nursing open2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

162. Effect of Education of Principles of Drug Prescription and Calculation through Lecture and Designed Multimedia Software on Nursing Students’ Learning Outcomes

Effect of Education of Principles of Drug Prescription and Calculation through Lecture and Designed Multimedia Software on Nursing Students’ Learning Outcomes 27648199 2016 09 20 2018 11 13 2008-5842 8 7 2016 Jul Electronic physician Electron Physician Effect of Education of Principles of Drug Prescription and Calculation through Lecture and Designed Multimedia Software on Nursing Students' Learning Outcomes. 2691-9 10.19082/2691 Medication errors are risk factors for patients' health and may (...) have irrecoverable effects. These errors include medication miscalculations by nurses and nursing students. This study aimed to design a multimedia application in the field of education for drug calculations in order to compare its effectiveness with the lecture method. This study selected 82 nursing students of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences in their second and third semesters in 2015. They were pre-tested by a researcher-made multiple-choice questionnaire on their knowledge of drug

Electronic physician2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

163. Physician Assistants or Nurses Assisting with Surgical Procedures: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines

Physician Assistants or Nurses Assisting with Surgical Procedures: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines Physician Assistants or Nurses Assisting with Surgical Procedures: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Physician Assistants or Nurses Assisting with Surgical Procedures: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines Physician Assistants or Nurses Assisting with Surgical Procedures: Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines (...) Published on: July 15, 2016 Project Number: RB1003-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness and safety associated with using physician assistants or nurses as assistants during surgical procedures? What is the cost-effectiveness associated with using physician assistants or nurses as assistants during surgical procedures? What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with using physician

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2016

164. Musculoskeletal Disorders and Perceived Work Demands among Female Nurses at a Tertiary Care Hospital in India

Musculoskeletal Disorders and Perceived Work Demands among Female Nurses at a Tertiary Care Hospital in India 27493990 2016 08 05 2018 11 13 2356-6981 2016 2016 International journal of chronic diseases Int J Chronic Dis Musculoskeletal Disorders and Perceived Work Demands among Female Nurses at a Tertiary Care Hospital in India. 5038381 10.1155/2016/5038381 Introduction. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) are common among nurses and can affect patient outcomes. There is a dearth of literature (...) on MSD among Indian nurses. The study objective was to measure prevalence of MSD and their association with perceived work demands and sociodemographic variables among female nurses at a tertiary care hospital in rural India. Methods. A cross-sectional study was undertaken in 2013 through interviewer administered questionnaires which comprised three parts: sociodemographic data, modified Nordic questionnaire, and perceived physical and psychological work demands. Results. 296 nurses with a mean age

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165. The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study

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NIHR HTA programme2016

166. The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study

The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study Perkins E, Gambles M, Houten R, Harper S, Haycox A, O'Brien T, Richards S, Chen H, Nolan K, Ellershaw JE Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment (...) from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Perkins E, Gambles M, Houten R, Harper S, Haycox A, O'Brien T, Richards S, Chen H, Nolan K, Ellershaw JE. The care of dying people in nursing homes and intensive care units: a qualitative mixed-methods study. Health Services and Delivery Research 2016; 4(20) Authors' objectives In England and Wales the two most likely places of death are hospitals (52%) and nursing homes (22

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2016

167. Resident safety practices in nursing home settings

Resident safety practices in nursing home settings Resident safety practices in nursing home settings Resident safety practices in nursing home settings Simmons S, Schnelle J, Slagle J, Sathe NA, Stevenson D, Carlo M, McPheeters ML Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Simmons S, Schnelle J, Slagle J, Sathe NA, Stevenson D (...) , Carlo M, McPheeters ML. Resident safety practices in nursing home settings. Rockville: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Technical Brief No. 24. 2016 Authors' objectives To describe the state of the science around nursing home safety in order to establish a research agenda for moving the field forward. Authors' conclusions Key safety issues as defined by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Common Format criteria are adverse events such as falls, pressure ulcers, infection

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2016

168. Preceptor characteristics and the socialization outcomes of new graduate nurses during a preceptorship programme

Preceptor characteristics and the socialization outcomes of new graduate nurses during a preceptorship programme 28078096 2018 11 13 2054-1058 4 1 2017 01 Nursing open Nurs Open Preceptor characteristics and the socialization outcomes of new graduate nurses during a preceptorship programme. 24-31 10.1002/nop2.58 The purpose of this study was to explore the relationships between preceptor characteristics (emotional intelligence, personality and cognitive intelligence) and new graduate nurse (...) socialization outcomes regarding turnover intent, job satisfaction, role conflict and ambiguity during a preceptorship programme. To date, no studies have explored these relationships. A cross-sectional and multi-site design with purposeful sampling. Dyads of preceptors and new nurses were recruited at the end of their preceptorship programme. Pearson's correlational analysis was used to examine the relationships. A sample of 41 preceptors and 44 new graduate nurses participated in this study, making 38

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169. Expectation of fairness: a turning point in the professional satisfaction of Iranian nurses

Expectation of fairness: a turning point in the professional satisfaction of Iranian nurses 27504167 2016 08 09 2018 11 13 2008-5842 8 6 2016 Jun Electronic physician Electron Physician Expectation of fairness: a turning point in the professional satisfaction of Iranian nurses. 2524-30 10.19082/2524 The professional satisfaction of staff is one of the most challenging organizational concepts that can enhance the efficiency level of organizations. In a similar vein, the professional satisfaction (...) of nurses is of considerable importance, in that, professional dissatisfaction among nurses could result in emotional detachment, depression, anger, evasion from work, and inefficacy and would negatively impact the organization's work rate. The aim of this study was to understand Iranian nurses' experiences of the concept of professional satisfaction. This was a qualitative study conducted with a targeted sampling of 10 nurses (4 men and 6 women) in 2015. The data were collected through conducting

Electronic physician2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

170. Dispositional mindfulness and employment status as predictors of resilience in third year nursing students: a quantitative study

Dispositional mindfulness and employment status as predictors of resilience in third year nursing students: a quantitative study 27708832 2018 11 13 2054-1058 3 4 2016 Oct Nursing open Nurs Open Dispositional mindfulness and employment status as predictors of resilience in third year nursing students: a quantitative study. 212-221 Nursing students will graduate into stressful workplace environments and resilience is an essential acquired ability for surviving the workplace. Few studies have (...) explored the relationship between resilience and the degree of innate dispositional mindfulness, compassion, compassion fatigue and burnout in nursing students, including those who find themselves in the position of needing to work in addition to their academic responsibilities. This paper investigates the predictors of resilience, including dispositional mindfulness and employment status of third year nursing students from three Australian universities. Participants were 240 undergraduate, third year

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172. Impact of Nurse-Led, Multidisciplinary Home-Based Intervention on Event-Free Survival Across the Spectrum of Chronic Heart Disease: Composite Analysis of Health Outcomes in 1226 Patients From 3 Randomized Trials

Impact of Nurse-Led, Multidisciplinary Home-Based Intervention on Event-Free Survival Across the Spectrum of Chronic Heart Disease: Composite Analysis of Health Outcomes in 1226 Patients From 3 Randomized Trials 27083509 2016 05 11 2016 12 13 2016 12 30 1524-4539 133 19 2016 May 10 Circulation Circulation Impact of Nurse-Led, Multidisciplinary Home-Based Intervention on Event-Free Survival Across the Spectrum of Chronic Heart Disease: Composite Analysis of Health Outcomes in 1226 Patients From (...) 3 Randomized Trials. 1867-77 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.020730 We sought to determine the overall impact of a nurse-led, multidisciplinary home-based intervention (HBI) adapted to hospitalized patients with chronic forms of heart disease of varying types. Prospectively planned, combined, secondary analysis of 3 randomized trials (1226 patients) of HBI were compared with standard management. Hospitalized patients presenting with heart disease but not heart failure, atrial

EvidenceUpdates2016 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

173. Optimizing diabetes control in people with Type 2 diabetes through nurse-led telecoaching

Optimizing diabetes control in people with Type 2 diabetes through nurse-led telecoaching 26872105 2016 05 19 2016 05 19 1464-5491 33 6 2016 Jun Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association Diabet. Med. Optimizing diabetes control in people with Type 2 diabetes through nurse-led telecoaching. 777-85 10.1111/dme.13092 To study the effect of a target-driven telecoaching intervention on HbA1c and other modifiable risk factors in people with Type 2 diabetes. We conducted (...) of participants on target for the composite of HbA1c , LDL and blood pressure increased by 8.9% in the intervention group and decreased by 1.3% in the control group (P=0.011). At 18 months, the difference in HbA1c was: -2 (95% CI -3;-0) mmol/mol [-0.2 (95% CI -0.3; -0.0)%; P=0.046] overall and -4 (-7; -1) mmol/mol [-0.4 (95% CI -0.7; -0.1)%; P=0.023] in the elevated HbA1c subgroup. Nurse-led telecoaching improved glycaemic control, total cholesterol levels and BMI in people with Type 2 diabetes. Twelve months

EvidenceUpdates2016

174. A Healthy Person: The Perceptions of Indonesian and Scandinavian Nursing Students

A Healthy Person: The Perceptions of Indonesian and Scandinavian Nursing Students 28462342 2018 11 13 2333-3936 3 2016 Jan-Dec Global qualitative nursing research Glob Qual Nurs Res A Healthy Person: The Perceptions of Indonesian and Scandinavian Nursing Students. 2333393616651766 10.1177/2333393616651766 The purpose of this exploratory study was to investigate how nursing students in Indonesia and Scandinavia characterize a healthy person. Two hundred thirty-two nursing students from Indonesia (...) the rules of life, coping with challenges, and acting in unison with the environment. There were more similarities than differences between the Indonesian and Scandinavian nursing students' understanding of being a healthy person. The difference is that the Scandinavian students mentioned individuality, whereas the Indonesian students referred to collective values. Høye Sevald S Hedmark University of Applied Sciences, Elverum, Norway. Kvigne Kari K Hedmark University of Applied Sciences, Elverum, Norway

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177. Iranian Nurses Perceptions of Cancer Patients Quality of Life

Iranian Nurses Perceptions of Cancer Patients Quality of Life 27703641 2018 11 13 2008-2398 9 3 2016 Jun Iranian journal of cancer prevention Iran J Cancer Prev Iranian Nurses Perceptions of Cancer Patients Quality of Life. e4076 Cancer is the third main cause of death in Iran only after cardiovascular diseases and accidents. The main aim of this research study was to identify nurses' understanding of cancer patients' Quality of Life (QoL) in an Iranian context. This descriptive correlational (...) study was conducted in an educative referral oncology center affiliated to Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran in 2013. 50 pairs of cancer patients and their nurses were conveniently recruited. The sample of nurses were selected based on consensus sampling which included more than 70 percent of eligible nurses in the hospital. Patients and nurses were requested to complete the Farsi version of the world health organization quality of life (WHOQoL-BREF) questionnaire, separately

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178. Marketing and the Most Trusted Profession: The Invisible Interactions Between Registered Nurses and Industry.

Marketing and the Most Trusted Profession: The Invisible Interactions Between Registered Nurses and Industry. BACKGROUND: The mainstay for addressing conflicts of interest in health care is disclosure of personal financial ties to industry. However, this approach fails to capture the complexity of industry interactions that are built into clinical practice. Further, the policy climate focuses on physicians and traditional pharmaceutical marketing. OBJECTIVE: To describe industry activities (...) targeted at registered nurses. DESIGN: Qualitative, ethnographic study conducted from January 2012 to October 2014. SETTING: Four acute care hospitals in a western U.S. city. PARTICIPANTS: A purposive sample of 72 participants with direct experience with industry, including staff nurses, administrators, and industry and supply chain professionals. MEASUREMENTS: Fieldwork, including observations (102 hours), semistructured in-depth interviews (n = 51), focus groups (n = 4), and documents analysis

Annals of Internal Medicine2016

179. The role of nurse practitioners in HIV care

The role of nurse practitioners in HIV care Rapid Response #102: The role of nurse practitioners in HIV care | The Ontario HIV Treatment Network Rapid Response #102: The role of nurse practitioners in HIV care Rapid Response #102: The role of nurse practitioners in HIV care Ontario HIV Treatment Network 1300 Yonge Street, Suite 600 Toronto ON M4T 1X3 416-642-6486 Sign up for our newsletter Language selector Please enter your search terms Sign up for our monthly newsletter Full Name Email

Ontario HIV Treatment Network2016

180. Community Health Workers Versus Nurses as Counselors or Case Managers in a Self-Help Diabetes Management Program

Community Health Workers Versus Nurses as Counselors or Case Managers in a Self-Help Diabetes Management Program 26985607 2016 05 07 2017 02 20 1541-0048 106 6 2016 Jun American journal of public health Am J Public Health Community Health Workers Versus Nurses as Counselors or Case Managers in a Self-Help Diabetes Management Program. 1052-8 10.2105/AJPH.2016.303054 To confirm the effectiveness of community health workers' involvement as counselors or case managers in a self-help diabetes (...) management program in 2009 to 2014. Our open-label, randomized controlled trial determined the effectiveness of a self-help intervention among Korean Americans aged 35 to 80 years in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes. We measured and analyzed physiological and psychobehavioral health outcomes of the community health worker-counseled (n = 54) and registered nurse (RN)-counseled (n = 51) intervention groups in comparison with the control group (n = 104

EvidenceUpdates2016