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Perceived Sources of Academic Stress in the Nursing Program
A survey questionnaire was conducted to determine what the biggest sources of stress are in a baccalaureate nursing program and identify what factors in the students' lives may affect academic achievement and self-efficacy.
Emotional Intelligence in Nursing
(41st Biennial Convention) Practice problems: Nurses are responsible for using emotional skills to evaluate and promote patient's emotional health. There is very limited research relating to measuring emotional abilities ...
Barriers and Promoting Strategies to Sexual Health Assessment for Patients With CADs in Nursing Practice
Sexual health is an important aspect for patients with heart disease that covered by silence. Nurses often ignore sexual health assessment due to many barriers related to nurses, patients, organizations and value related ...
Single-Use Disposable Commode Pan/Bedpan Liners to Reduce Future Risk of Hospital-Acquired Clostridium Difficile Infection
The history and evolution of the pilot project developed is in reference to the first hospital acquired (HA) Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) outbreak in a rural hospital within western Canada and how one can best ...
Experiences in Nursing, Nursing Education and Leadership in Liberia Before Ebola and Beyond
Session presented on Monday, November 9, 2015: Nursing experiences in Liberia have been fraught with challenges because of the lack of infrastructure made worse by the civil war. Edwin's first years as a nurse at the John ...
Transforming the Nursing Workforce through Leadership Growth
Session presented on Monday, November 9, 2015: Leadership is considered a critical attribute in the enhancement and transformation of the nursing workforce of Liberia. As part of this leadership transformation, the Master's ...
Leadership Behavior Change in Conflict Resolution: Insights From Online RN-BSN Students
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss findings of a retrospective, naturalistic, qualitative study of a reflective journaling assignment developed by an inter-professional faculty team to assess real-time transfer ...
Nursing Leadership and the Relation with Management Models Adopted in Healthcare
Session presented on Monday, November 9, 2015 and Tuesday, November 10, 2015: Introduction: The importance of leadership can be measured through the strength at which this theme has been shown in the academic literature. ...
Missed Nursing Care in Hospitalized Patients in Two Health Institutions
Session presented on Saturday, November 7, 2015 and Sunday, November 8, 2015: Introduction: Patient safety is a priority worldwide and the effectiveness of health systems in different countries is being reconsidered (WHO, ...
Developing a Leadership Development Program
Session presented on Saturday, November 7, 2015 and Sunday, November 8, 2015: The purpose of this scholarly project was to explore the effectiveness of implementing a standardized leadership program on improving nurse ...