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Comparing Intravenous Insertion Instructional Methods with Haptic Simulators
(Nursing Research and Practice, 2017-01)
Objective. The objective of this review was to compare traditional intravenous (IV) insertion instructional methods with the use of haptic IV simulators. Design. An integrative research design was used to analyze the ...
Increased static postural sway after energy drink consumption: A randomized trial
(F1000 Research, 2017-11)
Background: Energy drinks consumption continues to grow since its appearance in the United States in 1997. Available evidence indicates that caffeine, their main ingredient, can alter the central nervous system ...
Instruments and Taxonomy of Workplace Bullying in Health Care Organizations
(Asian Nursing Research, 2017)
Purpose: This study was aimed to evaluate the methodological issues and comprehensiveness of workplace bullying instruments and to suggest a taxonomy of psychological abuse. Methods: Nineteen instruments applied in health ...
Toward an Integrated Model of Student Sucess: The Murky Gateway
(Texas Woman's University, 2017-12-06)
Proposing Development and Utility of a Mobility Composite Measure in Patients with a Neurologic Disorder
(Hindawi Rehabilitation Research and Practice, 2017-10)
Background. Outcome measures typically assess single domains making holistic assessment difficult. Our purpose was to develop a mobility composite measure (MCM) based on four commonly used outcome measures and compare this ...
Reliability of the Participation and Sensory Environment Questionnaire: Teacher version
(Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2017-08-30)
The Participation and Sensory Environment Questionnaire—Teacher Version (PSEQ-TV) is a teacher-report questionnaire to assess the impact of the sensory environment on participation of preschool children with autism spectrum ...
Mirror Therapy: Can be this technique used on facial disfigurement?
(Revista E-Psi, 2017)
Aim: In this literature review we aim to understand the importance of the mirror in the daily life of the individual and understand if the mirror can be used as a strategy, assessment and/or intervention in individuals ...
Integrating a Systemic Paradigm When Treating Combat Veterans with PTSD
(Journal of Trauma & Treatment, 2017)
Following their military service, as many as one-third of military veterans experience, PTSD from exposure to traumatic events associated with war (USA Department of Veterans $وٴaLrs (USDVA), 2016). In this commentary, ...
The language of scholarship accent modification program
(Journal of Professional Nursing, 2017)
Communication remains a key element in promoting patient safety and satisfaction. Healthcare organizations have focused on improving communication through technology and patient-centered care. One communication challenge ...
Using fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing to detect laryngeal penetration and aspiration in infants in the neonatal intensive care unit
(Journal of Perinatology., 2017-01)
Objective: To evaluate the safety of fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES) and the reliability of both FEES and a videofluoroscopic swallowing study (VFSS) in identifying laryngeal penetration and tracheal ...