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  • Interpreting nursing metatheory through Complexity Integration Nursing Theory: A scoping review 

    Van Sell, Sharon (Graphy Publications, 2017)
    Aim: The aim of the scoping review for the interpreting nursing metatheory study was to determine the presence or absence of metatheory in the nursing literature, to interpret nursing metatheory, and to determine if the ...
  • Positivism: A Concept Analysis 

    Pawlikowski, Paulina; Rico, Nina; Van Sell, Sharon (2018-06)
    The concept of positivism is a phenomenon not necessarily utilized in nursing. The idea was promoted first by Auguste Comte but implanted in nursing by many philosophers. In advanced practice nursing, positivism can lead ...
  • Lived-knowledge: A Concept Analysis 

    Mwangi, Caroline; Allen, Deidra; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2018-06)
    An individual’s thought processes and decision making are guided by the information learned from the time of birth until death. The various experiences and education received throughout a lifetime along with genetic ...
  • Holism: A Concept Analysis 

    McMillan, Eileen; Stanga, Natalina; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2018-06)
    The concept of holism is not new to the world of healthcare in other countries, but in the practice of traditional Western medicine, holism is still emerging. Holism is including the whole being, mind, body, and soul, ...
  • A Concept Analysis of Balance 

    Byrne, Sarah; Grizzard, Laurie; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2018-06)
    Often used in all medical disciplines, balance has remained undefined as a concept in nursing science. Walker and Avant [1] developed a framework for concept analysis, used in analyzing the concept of balance in advanced ...
  • Trustworthiness, Readability, and Suitability of Web-Based Information for Stroke Prevention and Self-Management for Korean Americans: Critical Evaluation 

    Lee, Mikyoung A.; Shin, Cha-Nam; An, Kyungeh (Interactive Journal of Medical Research, 2018-07)
    BACKGROUND: Websites are common sources of health information to stroke survivors and caregivers for continual management of stroke and its long-term sequelae. The presence of risk factors and mortality rates related to ...
  • Nursing Students Choose Their Own Role in a Flipped Classroom Approach 

    Boruff, Rebecca (Journal of Nursing Education, 2018-07)
    **This article was published with the assistance of the Texas Woman's University Libraries Open Access Fund.
  • Universe: A Concept Analysis 

    Alvarado, Alma; Watson, Jennifer; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    The concept of universe is a broad concept with limited analysis within nursing research and practice. The universe consists of everything that exists. The universe is all physical matter, including all the stars, planets, ...
  • Maternal-Newborn Bonding Concept Analysis 

    Barker, Jayne; Daniels, Adrienne; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    Maternal-newborn bonding is the complex process of attachment between a mother and newborn. The authors used the Walker and Avant methodology to conduct a concept analysis regarding maternalnewborn bonding as it relates ...
  • Differentiate: A Concept Analysis 

    Bonneau, Katie; Neurohr, Courtney; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2018-06)
    The authors developed the concept differentiate as applied to the advanced practice nurse (APN) due to the lack of a current theory regarding the subject in the existing nursing literature. For instance, the APN uses ...
  • Interdependence: A Concept Analysis 

    Huth, Chelsea; Kelly, Beth; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    Interdependence has been defined as more than one entity working together to accomplish a common objective. The purpose of this concept analysis featuring interdependence was to dissect the meaning of the word and apply ...
  • Energy: A Concept Analysis 

    Calderon, Rashondra; Cooper, Kelsey; Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    The concept of energy can be very important and somewhat abstract regarding nursing in its entirety. Energy constituted one way to connect with the environment, other individuals, and learning to interconnect those findings ...
  • Critical Review of the Evolving Essence of the Science of Nursing: Complexity Integration Nursing Theory (CINT) E-Book 

    Bailey, Catherine; Zaragoza, Frances (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    The following paper is a critical review of the e-book The Evolving Essence of the Science of Nursing: The Complexity Integration Nursing Theory (CINT). The CINT provides an opportunity for nurses and advanced practice ...
  • Critical Review of the Evolving Essence of the Science of Nursing: Complexity Integrated Nursing Theory (CINT) E-Book  

    Oquin, Lois; Stanga, Natalina (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    The following paper provides a critical review of the e-book The Evolving Essence of the Science of Nursing: The Complexity Integration Nursing Theory. An analysis of the complexity integration nursing theory (CINT) revealed ...
  • Metatheory for Unifying Nursing: Complexity Integration Nursing Theory 

    Van Sell, Sharon (International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 2017-04)
    The Complexity Integration Nursing Theory is a metatheory comprised of four grand nursing theories, the Complexity Integration Nursing Theory (CINT) integrates the Human Being Nursing Theory, the Social Entirety Nursing ...
  • Comparing Intravenous Insertion Instructional Methods with Haptic Simulators 

    McWilliams, Lenora A.; Malecha, Ann (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 ...
  • A Risk Assessment Tool to Predict Sustained PTSD Symptoms Among Women Reporting Abuse 

    Symes, Lene; Maddoux, John; McFarlane, Judith; Pennings, Jacquelyn (Journal of Women's Health, 2016-04)
    Background: Nationally and worldwide, 30% or more of women are likely to have experienced intimate partner violence. Maternal mental health symptoms predict child function. When mothers have sustained posttraumatic stress ...
  • Instruments and Taxonomy of Workplace Bullying in Health Care Organizations 

    Park, Eun-Jun; Lee, Mikyoung; Park, Myungsook (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 ...
  • Outcomes of childbearing Medicaid beneficiaries engaged in care at Strong Start birth center sites between 2012 and 2014 

    Jolles, Diana R.; Langford, Rae; Stapleton, Susan; Cesario, Sandra; Koci, Anne; Alliman, Jill (Birth: Issues in Perinatal Care, 2017-06)
    Background: Variations in care for pregnant women have been reported to affect pregnancy outcomes. Methods: This study examined data for all 3136 Medicaid beneficiaries enrolled at American Association of Birth Centers ...
  • Perceived Fertility Control and Pregnancy Outcomes among Abused Women 

    Liu, Fuqin; McFarlane, Judith; Maddoux, John A.; Cesario, Sandra; Gilroy, Heidi; Nava, Angeles (Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing, 2016-07)
    Objective: To describe the degree of perceived fertility control and associated likelihood of unintended pregnancy and poor pregnancy outcomes among women who report intimate partner violence. Design: Cross-sectional ...

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