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Summaries of Nursing Care-Related Systematic Reviews: Individual patient education for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Nurses in both the community and hospital setting are frequently the initial points of contact for diabetics and important providers of education and health promotion. The advent of nurse-led clinics and autonomous ...
Development of an attrition risk prediction tool.
(MA Healthcare Limited, 2009-11)
Aim: To review lecturers’ and students’ perceptions of the factors that may lead to attrition from pre-registration nursing and midwifery programmes and to identify ways to reduce the impact of such factors on the ...
Conflict management styles used by nurses in Jordan
How adult are our learners? A cross sectional exploration of the learning characteristics of nursing students in a United Kingdom University
A quantitative research project was undertaken to investigate the learning characteristics of a cohort of nursing students, using Malcolm Knowles’ module of learning. The research findings did not conform to the module. ...
What do critical care nurses want from clinical information systems?
Original research using qualitative methods. This found that nurses would be likely to have positive orientation to aspects of information technology which helped them deliver higher quality direct nursing care, a position ...
A qualitative comparison between critical care sites which use a computerised information system and conventional data management.
The final instalment of the work derived from my PhD project compares a set of open ended questions used at a site which use a computerised data management system and compares it with two which use conventional charting. ...
Fundamental aspects of research for nurses.
(Quay Books, 2010-07-31)
An exploration of the factors which predict the quality of the mentoring experience in beyond registration healthcare learning.
(Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., 2010-08-31)
Mentoring is widely used to support learning within healthcare settings. It is an essential component of a range of Learning Beyond Registration programmes in the UK. This research project used an extensive literature ...
Summaries of Nursing Care-Related Systematic Reviews Benzodiazepines for delirium.
Delirium is an acute confusional state where cognition and attention are impaired. It can result in longer stays in hospital, increased morbidity and mortality, and occurs in up to 30% of patients. Nurses within the hospital ...