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Renal cell carcinoma, part 3.
Nursing Pullen RL

Sep 1st, 2021 - Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for most renal malignancies. This article, the last in a three-part series, presents treatment options for RCC using the American Joint Committee on Cancer Tumor, Node, and Metastasis staging system as a framework, as well as nursing-care options for patients undergoing partial or radical nephrectomy.

Improving mental health education in nursing school.
Nursing Bennett C

Sep 1st, 2021 - Nurses are at the forefront of providing care to individuals with mental illness in various healthcare settings, yet the World Health Organization and others have found that many nurses are inadequately prepared to provide mental health care. This article discusses the nurse's role in providing care to individuals with mental illness and the importance of integrating more mental health educatio...

Covid-19 Effects on the Mental Workload and Quality of Work Life in Iranian Nurses.
Annals of Global Health; Nikeghbal K, Kouhnavard B et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - The mental health of people working in Covid-19 wards (nurses, doctors, etc.) may be compromised due to the specific conditions of the workplace and patients. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between mental burden and quality of work life in nurses in intensive care units of Covid-19 patients. In this cross-sectional study, a sample of 200 people-100 nurses i...

The Nursing Crisis in Acute Care.
The American Journal of Nursing; Kennedy MS

Aug 27th, 2021 - Who will ensure safe care if nurses leave hospitals?

Supporting Frontline Staff During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The American Journal of Nursing; Clements C, Barsamian J et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic that emerged in early 2020 put unprecedented physical, mental, and emotional strain on the staff of health care organizations, who have been caring for a critically ill patient population for more than a year and a half. Amid the ongoing pandemic, health care workers have struggled to keep up with new information about the disease, while also cop...

Effectiveness of nursing Intervention on anxiety, psychology and self-efficacy among el...
Medicine Yuan L, Yuan L

Aug 21st, 2021 - The aim of the present study is to investigate effect nursing intervention on anxiety, psychology and self-efficacy among elderly patients with acute coronary syndrome after percutaneous coronary intervention, and the correlation between patients' anxiety, psychology and self-efficacy and nursing intervention.One hundred thirty six patients with acute coronary intervention were randomly divided...

Initiating pre-exposure prophylaxis: What primary care providers should know.
The Nurse Practitioner;

Aug 17th, 2021 - Initiating pre-exposure prophylaxis: What primary care providers should know.|2021||nursing,epidemiology,physiopathology,prevention & control,organization & administration,epidemiology,

The Effect of a Nurse Initiated Therapeutic Conversation Compared to Standard Care for ...
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal; Shillington K, Thompson C et. al.

Aug 17th, 2021 - Acute pain is a common presenting complaint in the emergency department (ED) and is most often treated with opioid or nonopioid analgesia. However, studies have shown that receiving analgesia alone does not always influence patient satisfaction with pain management in the ED. Pain anxiety and catastrophizing have been shown to affect pain intensity and patients' response to analgesia. The objec...

Risk factors for urinary infection after retrograde upper urinary lithotripsy: Implicat...
Medicine Peng C, Chen Z et. al.

Aug 17th, 2021 - There are needs to evaluate the risk factors for urinary infection after retrograde upper urinary lithotripsy, to provide insights into the management and nursing care of patients with retrograde upper urinary lithotripsy.Patients who received retrograde upper urinary lithotripsy with a Foley 20 urinary tube insertion from June 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020 in our hospital were selected. Patient...

Psychological nursing intervention improve the mental health status of young patients w...
Medicine Zhao L, Ma L et. al.

Aug 17th, 2021 - To explore the effects of psychological nursing on improving the mental health status of young patients with lung cancer surgery during the perioperative period. seventy-eight young patients (From February 2018 to February 2019) underwent lung cancer operation were selected. All these patients were randomly allocated to intervention group and control group. The patients in the control group wer...

Improving the pathway for men with suspected prostate cancer.
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Kusinski K

Aug 12th, 2021 - Kelly Kusinski, Urology Advanced Nurse Practitioner, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust (kelly.kusinski@nhs.net), runner-up in the Urology Nurse of the Year category in the BJN Awards 2021.

Exploring the benefits of structured medication reviews for frail older patients in adv...
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Duffy S, Paterson R

Aug 12th, 2021 - Frailty in old age has become synonymous with medication use. As people age, the risk of disease burden increases. Older age is often linked with complex healthcare needs, with a rise in the number of comorbidities. This often results in the need to use multiple medications. Frailty is a global concern and requires early interventions to help people maintain their health as they age. Advanced c...

Sepsis knowledge, skills and attitudes among ward-based nurses.
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Edwards E, Jones L

Aug 12th, 2021 - Nurses are in a prime position to identify sepsis early by screening patients for sepsis, a skill that should be embedded into their daily practice. However, compliance with the sepsis bundle remains low. To explore the effects of sepsis training on knowledge, skills and attitude among ward-based nurses. Registered nurses from 16 acute surgical and medical wards were invited to anonymously comp...

The aetiology of medical device-related pressure ulcers and how to prevent them.
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Gefen A

Aug 12th, 2021 - This article provides an introduction to the aetiology of medical device-related pressure ulcers (MDRPUs), describes the vicious cycle that leads to these injuries and highlights bioengineering methodologies and findings that connect the aetiology to the clinical practice of preventing MDRPUs. Specifically, the vicious cycle of MDRPUs is triggered by the sustained tissue deformations induced by...

Coronavirus: the 7th C affecting the 6Cs. A focus on compassion, care and touch.
British Journal of Nursing (Mark Allen Publishing); Johnstone J, Duncan D

Aug 12th, 2021 - The C0VID-19 pandemic has challenged everyone in society, from children who are no longer able to attend school and nursery to adults trying to juggle working at home and vulnerable members of society who have needed to self-isolate. NHS staff and key workers also need to juggle their family situations and many will have to adapt their practice and ways of working to address the demands placed ...

Renal cell carcinoma, part 2.
Nursing Pullen RL

Aug 5th, 2021 - Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) accounts for most renal malignancies. This article, the second in a three-part series, addresses how renal masses are classified, signs and symptoms of RCC, medical treatments for RCC, and priority nursing interventions for patients with RCC.

Delusional infestation: What nurses should know.
Nursing Windbiel-Rojas K, Matuskey R et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Patients with delusional infestation, a rare psychiatric disorder, have a false and fixed belief that insects or other organisms are crawling in or on their skin. This article describes signs and symptoms, available treatments, and appropriate nursing interventions for patients with primary delusional infestation.

Music to reduce stress in hospitalized patients.
Nursing Miller CR, Patmon FL et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - To determine the impact of music on the physiologic and psychological stress experienced by hospital inpatients. This pilot study monitored vital signs; utilized pain, anxiety, and agitation rating scales; and gathered verbal feedback from 50 participating inpatients at the authors' healthcare facility as they listened to music via an audiovisual interactive patient engagement technology system...

Strategies for respiratory protection during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nursing Borton D

Aug 5th, 2021 - Strategies for respiratory protection during the COVID-19 pandemic.|2021|Borton D,|epidemiology,nursing,prevention & control,transmission,prevention & control,epidemiology,

Effect of a Sedation and Ventilator Liberation Protocol vs Usual Care on Duration of In...
JAMA Blackwood B, Tume LN et. al.

Aug 4th, 2021 - There is limited evidence on the optimal strategy for liberating infants and children from invasive mechanical ventilation in the pediatric intensive care unit. To determine if a sedation and ventilator liberation protocol intervention reduces the duration of invasive mechanical ventilation in infants and children anticipated to require prolonged mechanical ventilation. A pragmatic multicenter,...