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    • Accreditation of transition to practice programs: Assessing the value and impact 

      Church, Cory D.; Cosme, Sheri; O'Brien, Morgan (Journal for Nurses in Professional Development, 2019)
      Accreditation of transition to practice (TTP) programs are rapidly increasing. A review was completed on 13 TTP programs, accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Practice Transition Accreditation Program. ...
    • Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and the associated factors among people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Peru: a cross-sectional study 

      Leyva-Moral, Juan M.; Loayza-Enriquez, Blanca K.; Palmieri, Patrick A.; Guevara-Vasquez, Genesis M.; Elias-Bravo, Ursula E.; Edwards, Joan; Feijoo-Cid, María; Davila-Olano, Lucy Y.; Rodriguez-Llanos, Juan R.; Leon-Jimenez, Franco E. (Springer Nature, 2019-08-28)
      Background There are approximately 72,000 people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) in Peru. Non-adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) is the most important factor for therapeutic failure and the development of resistance. ...
    • AWHONN Insights Podcast: Virtual Nursing Education: Innovation for the New Normal 

      Edwards, Joan (Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, 2020)
      With no end in sight for the COVID-19 pandemic, educators of all backgrounds are striving to find virtual and innovative teaching solutions for their students. In the realm of nursing education, there are a few caveats; ...
    • Caring for Women who have Undergone Genital Cutting/ Circumcision 

      Scott Tilley, Donna (Nursing for Women's Health, 2015)
      Female circumcision and genital cutting (FGC), commonly called female genital mutilation (FGM) affects millions of women but is poorly understood by many health care providers. FGM procedures intentionally alter the female ...
    • Characteristics of Immigrant Abused Women Who Apply for Legal Status 

      Nava, Angeles; McFarlane, Judith M.; Maddoux, John; Montalvo-Liendo, Nora; Gilroy, Heidi; Cesario, Sandra (OMICS International, 2014-04-04)
      This study is part of a 7 year prospective study investigating outcomes of 300 abused women who seek help for the first time from safe shelters or the justice system. After informed consent was obtained, women who were ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • Concurrent medical conditions in autism spectrum disorders 

      Celia, Tania; Freysteinson, Wyona; Frye, Richard E. (Pediatric Nursing, 2016)
      Long thought to be purely psychological in origin, current research lends credence to the idea that autism has a medical basis. Patients with autism can be among the most challenging patients that a healthcare provider ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Effectiveness of an Educational Intervention in Breast Cancer in a Vietnamese American Women Group 

      Ho, Tuong-Vi (Sigma Theta Tau International, 2019)
      The purpose of this educational activity was to evaluate the effectiveness of a culturally appropriate and culturally sensitive educational intervention on breast cancer, the intention to use of some of the early breast ...
    • 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 ...
    • Experience of nurse practitioners transitioning into independent practice: a qualitative study 

      Twine, Nicole; Cesario, Sandra (Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 2019-08-23)
      Objective: The purpose of this phenomenological study was to explore and describe the role transition of new Nurse Practitioners (NPs) following participation in an internship program with simulated learning to better ...
    • Facilitating the Experience of Viewing Self in a Mirror after Limb Amputation 

      Freysteinson, Wyona; Douglas, Denika,; Thomas, Lisa; Sebastian-Deutsch, Amy; Bowyer, Patricia (Texas Woman's University, 2015-03-17)
      Identify the study background, focus and methods. Reflect on the findings from this qualitative study data analysis. Synthesize from the discussion points, the applicability and probability of use of the findings, ...
    • 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, ...
    • Immigration basics for nurses 

      Cesario, Sandra K. (Nursing for Women's Health, 2017-12)
      The United States is known as a nation of immigrants and a land of promise that welcomes the needy, poor, and oppressed. Immigrants represent some of the most vulnerable in society. It is vital that nurses and other health ...
    • Implications of medical tourism 

      Cesario, Sandra K. (Nursing for Women’s Health, 2018-06)
      Medical tourism is an emerging industry that facilitates travel to another country for people who seek medical, surgical, or dental care that is unavailable or more affordable than in their home countries. Rapid advances ...
    • Inner Strength Questionnaire 

      Roux, Gayle M.; Dingley, Catherine E. PhD RN FNP (2009)
      Abstract This instrument, the Inner Strength Questionnaire (ISQ), was developed through extensive qualitative and quantitative research on the phenomena of inner strength in women living with chronic health conditions. ...
    • 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 ...