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Essential skills for evidence-based practice: Understanding and using systematic reviews
(Mahidol University, Thailand, 2010-10)
Systematic reviews are comprehensive reviews of quantitative research literature conducted according to explicit guidelines established in advance. The strengths of systematic reviews as sources of evidence for practice ...
The ‘magnetic forces’ of Swiss acute care hospitals: A secondary data analysis on nurses׳ job satisfaction and their intention to leave their current job
Increasing nurse shortages and accelerating personnel turnover are global healthcare issues. Improving nurses׳ job satisfaction and reducing their intentions to leave are crucial to nurse workforce stability.
Institutional competency assessment and other factors influencing the nurse licensure examination
(International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research: Elsevier, 2019-12)
The passing rate in the Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) is considered a key indicator of the quality of the nursing program. While a plethora of studies has identified the factors affecting NLE success, no study has tried ...
Advances in Nursing Doctoral Education & Research [Complete issue: April 2015, Vol 3, No 1]
(International Network for Doctoral Education in Nursing, 2015-04)
Advances in Doctoral Nursing Education and Research. Official Journal for the International Network for Doctoral Education in Nursing (INDEN). The file attached to this record is the April 2015 edition of ANDER, INDEN's peer-reviewed journal. This journal evolved from the INDEN Newsletter which served the organisation well for many years. Since 2013 the journal has acknowledged the excellence of submitted manuscripts by having them peer-reviewed. Submissions are warmly invited and the relevant guidelines can be found at: http://nursing.jhu.edu/excellence/inden/ander-journal.html This edition of the journal focuses on the many uses of social networking in nursing doctoral education, with particular emphasis on the role of technology and the internet. In the peer-reviewed section Darina Petrovsky examines the role of social media in the lives of PhD students, giving overview of social media platforms. Dr Beth Fahlberg then explains how social media can be leveraged to facilitate recruitment and dissemination in doctoral research. Finally Dr Caleb Ferguson, Dr Calvin Moorley and Professor Debra Jackson make the case for all doctoral students having a Twitter account. Elsewhere in the journal doctoral students from a range of different countries present insights into their learning journays, including some focus on social media....
Nursing and Midwifery Links [April 2015 Issue]
(Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery Development, 2015-04)
The document attached to this record is the first Global Network Links Magazine produced by the newly elected [at time of publication] Secretariat of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Technology Sydney in Australia. It highlights the ongoing work of Network members....
Nursing and Midwifery Links [July 2016]
(Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery Development, 2016-07)
Nursing & Midwifery Links aims to disseminate information on the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery Development and publish technical-scientific articles related to Nursing and Midwifery ...
Essential skills for evidence-based practice: Appraising qualitative research
(Mahidol University, Thailand, 2014-04)
Research from qualitative traditions is often ignored as a resource for evidence-based practice. Findings from qualitative research, however, are of particular benefit to generalist nurses. Human responses to health concerns ...
Perceptions and attitude on using social media responsibly: Toward social media literacy in nursing education
(Belitung Raya Publisher, 2019-05)
Background: As future professionals, nursing students are expected to exhibit online professionalism and to be responsible users of social media. However, the rapid sharing of information on social media exposes nursing ...
Nurses needed: Identifying malnutrition in hospitalized older adults
The American population is aging with one in every seven Americans over the age of 65. Throughout the healthcare continuum, this segment of the population is faced with the burden of malnutrition brought on by many factors ...
The use of body mechanics principle, clinical-practice fatigue, and practice satisfaction of nursing students
The purpose of this study is to investigate the relations among the use of the body mechanics principle,clinical-practice fatigue, and practice satisfaction of nursing students.