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  1. The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) has been dealing with a shortage in the nursing workforce for the past few decades. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and post-Brexit effects, it is important now more t...

    Authors: Peter Phiri, Sana Sajid, Ardic Baykoca, Suchith Shetty, Daisy Mudoni, Shanaya Rathod and Gayathri Delanerolle
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:355
  2. Sleep disturbances can lead to work–family conflicts and affect the mental health of nurses. This study aimed to investigate the mediating effect of sleep disturbance on the association between work–family con...

    Authors: Sujeong Han and Sungjung Kwak
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:354
  3. Fatigue is a symptom characterized by an elevated prevalence in patients undergoing hemodialysis, which may cause extreme mental and muscular debilitation, significantly influencing social interaction, life qu...

    Authors: Manhua Zuo, Wensheng Zhu, Jinrong Lin, Jing Zhuo, Xirui He, Xinghui Jing, Jun Tang and Renli Deng
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:352
  4. How to kindle the learning enthusiasm of nursing students and reduce the incidence of academic procrastination is an important factor in reducing student attrition and improving the quality of nursing education.

    Authors: Haitao Huang, Yueming Ding, Yipei Liang, Yiming Zhang, Qianwen Peng, Xiao Wan and Chaoran Chen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:351
  5. Multidisciplinary team meetings (MDTMs) represent an integral component of modern cancer care and have increasingly been implemented to ensure accurate and evidence-based treatment recommendations. During MDTM...

    Authors: Linn Rosell, Wenche Melander, Berit Lindahl, Mef Nilbert and Marlene Malmström
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:350
  6. Nurses spend part of their working time on non-nursing tasks. Unnecessary walking distances and the assumption of service activities and other non-care-related tasks take up a lot of space, which reduces the t...

    Authors: Christoph Ohneberg, Angelika Warmbein, Nicole Stöbich, Ivanka Rathgeber, Astrid Kruppa, Julian Nast-Kolb, Mattias Felix Träger, Aissam Bahou, Oliver Stahl, Inge Eberl and Uli Fischer
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:349
  7. Report of medical error is one of the effective components in the quality of healthcare services. A significant part of medical errors can be prevented by acting appropriately. The theory of planned behavior o...

    Authors: Somayeh Abry, Fardin Mehrabian, Saeed Omidi, Mahmood Karimy, Parisa Kasmaei and Katayoun Haryalchi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:348
  8. Comorbidities in heart failure (HF) are a complex clinical challenge. There is little data on the benefits of multidisciplinary postdischarge management programs in such patients. This study aimed to examine t...

    Authors: Parvin Ghobadi, Mohammad Gholami, Shirin Hasanvand, Tahereh Toulabi, Nasrolah Moradifar and Mehdi Birjandi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:346
  9. The outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has impacted the lives of more than 580 million people and killed more than six million people globally. Nurses are one of the most impacted groups as they are at...

    Authors: Gregorius Abanit Asa, Nelsensius Klau Fauk, Melkianus Ratu and Paul Russell Ward
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:345

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Nursing 2022 21:372

  10. Supporting parents with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) requires knowledge, skills, and a positive attitude toward parenthood. We developed a Japanese e-learning program for public health nurses (P...

    Authors: Masako Kageyama, Keiko Koide, Ryotaro Saita, Riho Iwasaki-Motegi, Kayo Ichihashi, Kiyotaka Nemoto, Setsuko Sakae and Keiko Yokoyama
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:342
  11. Advanced technologies in intensive care units, including artificial intelligence and digitization, has implications for psycho-emotional aspects of caring in terms of communication, involvement, and holistic p...

    Authors: Fatma Refaat Ahmed, Ahmad Rajeh Saifan, Jacqueline Maria Dias, Muhammad Arsyad Subu, Rami Masadeh and Mohannad Eid AbuRuz
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:341
  12. Presently, physical inactivity is the main public health problem in many countries worldwide. Physical activity promotes the maintenance or improvement of one’s physical condition. Physical fitness has been es...

    Authors: Jessica Rojas-Navarrete, César Leal-Costa, Gonzalo de La Morena Valenzuela, Isabel Morales-Moreno, Ismael Jiménez-Ruiz and Paloma Echevarría-Pérez
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:340
  13. Nurses play a key role in educating people about a salt-reduced diet to prevent or manage hypertension or cardiac failure. Assessment tools such as the Chinese Determinants of Salt-Restriction Behaviour Questi...

    Authors: Alex Chan, Leigh Kinsman and Sally Wai-chi Chan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:339
  14. Early palliative care along with standard cancer treatments is recommended in current clinical guidelines to improve the quality of life and survival of cancer patients. This study protocol aims to evaluate th...

    Authors: Yun Young Choi, Sun Young Rha, Sungkun Cho, Hye Sun Lee, Bomi Hong and Jiyeon Lee
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:338
  15. Nurses’ health in the workplace is crucial for ensuring the quality of healthcare. However, presenteeism, the behavior of working in a state of ill health, is widespread in the nursing industry. Considering th...

    Authors: Geyan Shan, Wei Wang, Shengnan Wang, Yongjun Zhang, Shujie Guo and Yongxin Li
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:337

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Nursing 2023 22:3

  16. Intensive care unit patients and families experience significant stress. It creates frustrations, nervousness, irritability, social isolation for patients, anxiety, and depression for families. An open visitat...

    Authors: Haya Ibrahim Ali Abu Maloh, Samiha Jarrah, Nabeel Al-Yateem, Fatma Refaat Ahmed and Mohannad Eid AbuRuz
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:336
  17. Few studies have examined the relationship between patient safety climate and two forms of patient safety behavior (i.e., safety compliance and safety participation) among nurses. Better understanding of facto...

    Authors: Ja-Kyung Seo and Seung Eun Lee
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:335
  18. Love of the profession has significant relationship with nurses’ job motivation and care quality. However, there is limited information about organizational and environmental factors affecting love of the prof...

    Authors: Shahnaz Bolandian-Bafghi, Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery and Mitra Zandi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:334
  19. Coronary heart disease (CHD) has become a leading cause of morbidity and premature death worldwide. Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) was proved to have substantial benefits for patients with CHD. The CR was divided...

    Authors: Xiaoqi Xie, Qiongshan Chen and Hui Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:333
  20. An accurate and reliable patient classification system (PCS) can help inform decisions regarding adequate assignments for nurse staffing. This study aimed to evaluate the criterion validity of the Asan Patient...

    Authors: Jeounghee Kim, TaeRim Kang, Hyun-Ju Seo, So-Young Seo, Myoungsook Kim, Youngsun Jung, Jinhyun Kim and Jung- Bok Lee
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:332
  21. Incorporating the best available evidence into clinical practice is a determining challenge for healthcare professionals and organisations. The role of advanced practice nurses is viewed as a facilitator to ad...

    Authors: Sandra Pol-Castañeda, Miguel Angel Rodriguez-Calero, Carlos Javier Villafáfila-Gomila, Ian Blanco-Mavillard, Concepción Zaforteza-Lallemand, Francisco Ferrer-Cruz and Joan Ernest De Pedro-Gómez
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:331
  22. Recent pandemics have provided important lessons to inform planning for public health emergencies. Despite these lessons, gaps in implementation during the COVID-19 pandemic are evident. Additionally, research...

    Authors: Kathleen Gamble, Srinivas Murthy, Sarah L. Silverberg, Nina Gobat and Lisa M. Puchalski Ritchie
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:330
  23. Patients’ self-management of the implications of their disease(s) is becoming increasingly important. Research shows that hospitalization disrupts established self-management routines. Nurses can play an impor...

    Authors: Caroline E. M. Otter, Joost C. Keers, Celeste Reker, Jakobus Smit, Lisette Schoonhoven and Janneke M. de Man-van Ginkel
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:329
  24. Weaning the patient from mechanical ventilation (MV) is one of the common treatments in intensive care units (ICU). Among the factors that can complicate the weaning process are psychological problems caused b...

    Authors: Fatemeh Salmani, Maryam Moghimian and Mina Jouzi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:328
  25. In the recent era, nursing needs employees with moral intelligence, cultural competence, and self-compassion skills more than ever. This study aimed to determine the predictors of moral intelligence and its re...

    Authors: Monir Nobahar, Sajad Yarahmadi, Nayyereh Raiesdana, Elham Shahidi Delshad, Fatemeh Hajizadegan and Farzad Ebrahimzadeh
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:327
  26. During the last decade, the health care profession has moved toward personalized care and has focused on the diversity of survivorship needs after initial cancer treatment. Health care providers encourage empo...

    Authors: Mette Skorstad, Ingvild Vistad, Liv Fegran, Sveinung Berntsen and Berit Johannessen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:326
  27. Hospitalization of children is a stressful event. However, the child’s education at the time of hospital admission can be effective for the prevention of their anxiety via the use of more attractive methods. T...

    Authors: Masoumeh Zamani, Abdolhosein Emami Sigaroudi, Moluk Pouralizadeh and Ehsan Kazemnejad-Leili
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:324
  28. Delirium is an underdiagnosed condition and this may be related, among other causes, to the incorrect use of assessment tools due to lack of knowledge about cognitive assessment and lack of training of the car...

    Authors: Fernanda Cecília Monroe dos Santos, Adriana Sousa Rêgo, Widlani Sousa Montenegro, Sarah Tarcisia Rabelo Ferreira de Carvalho, Rodrigo Costa Cutrim, Abraão Albino Mendes Júnior, Fábio Henrique Ferreira Pereira, Almir Vieira Dibai-Filho and Daniela Bassi-Dibai
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:323
  29. Substantial mass migrations to the Scandinavian countries have made them heterogeneous and multicultural societies. Migration has also influenced the workforce, especially the healthcare system that has had to...

    Authors: Tariq Alkhaled, Gudrun Rohde, Birgit Lie and Berit Johannessen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:322
  30. Nursing staff play a key role in the bedside management of tracheostomized patients in both intensive care units and general floors. Effective provision of postoperative care to these patients by nurses is cri...

    Authors: Fahad Zarraq Alotaibi, Reema Alkhatabi, Lujain Allowaihiq, Hassan Alhazzani, Ghada Alshehri, Eman A. Hajr and Feras Alkholaiwi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:320
  31. Simulation is part of the training provided to nurses enrolled in the master’s degree for critical care nursing programmes at our institution. Although the students are practicing nurses, many still make mista...

    Authors: Jefferson Garcia Guerrero, Grace Medalyn Tungpalan-Castro and Minerva Pingue-Raguini
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:318
  32. Nurse educators are required to be present and reflective while directly involving nursing students in teaching–learning using creative and innovative interaction. Heavy daily workloads (including the teaching...

    Authors: Kathleen Froneman, Emmerentia du Plessis and Anneke Catherina van Graan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:317
  33. Flipped learning excessively boosts the conceptual understanding of students through the reversed arrangement of pre-learning and in classroom learning events and challenges students to independently achieve l...

    Authors: Mohamed E. H. Elzeky, Heba M. M. Elhabashy, Wafaa G. M. Ali and Shaimaa M. E. Allam
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:316
  34. Despite the significant role they play in the whole health care system, home care nurses are not paid the attention they deserve. Besides highlighting their significant role in the health care system, the COVI...

    Authors: Tahereh Najafi Ghezeljeh, Sahar Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki, Zahra Amrollah Majdabadi kohne and Ehsan Fakhari
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:314
  35. Burnout occurs frequently in nurses and seems more common in nurses providing palliative care. However, to our knowledge, there is a lack of understanding regarding the factors influencing burnout among pallia...

    Authors: Yalin Zhang, Jianjun Jiang, Chuanmei Zhu, Chunhua Liu, Chang Guan and Xiaolin Hu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:313
  36. Endotracheal suctioning (ETS) is one of the most common invasive procedures performed by critical care nurses (CCNs) to remove accumulated pulmonary secretions, ensure airway patency for adequate ventilation a...

    Authors: Sameer A. Alkubati, Khaled M. Al-Sayaghi, Gamil G. Alrubaiee, Mokhtar Abdu Hamid, Khalil A Saleh, Talal Al-Qalah and Ahmad K. Al-Sadi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:312
  37. Effective team leadership and good activation criteria can effectively initiate rapid response system (RRS) to reduce hospital mortality and improve quality of life. The first reaction time of nurses plays an ...

    Authors: Yuchen Wu, Jiaming Wang, Fan Luo, Dan Li, Xue Ran, Xuanlin Ren, Lixiu Zhang and Jingyun Wei
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:311
  38. Research internationally shows that nursing students find dosage calculation difficult. Identifying the specific aspects of dose calculation procedures that are most commonly associated with errors would enabl...

    Authors: Laia Wennberg-Capellades, Pilar Fuster-Linares, Encarnación Rodríguez-Higueras, Alberto Gallart Fernández-Puebla and Mireia Llaurado-Serra
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:309
  39. The World Health Organization has formally recognized that healthcare professionals are at risk of developing mental health problems; finding ways to reduce their stress is mandatory to improve both their qual...

    Authors: Yolanda López-del-Hoyo, Selene Fernández-Martínez, Adrián Pérez-Aranda, Alberto Barceló-Soler, Jose Guzman-Parra, Esperanza Varela-Moreno, Daniel Campos, Alicia Monreal-Bartolomé, María Beltrán-Ruiz, Berta Moreno-Küstner, Fermín Mayoral-Cleries and Javier García-Campayo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:308
  40. Nursing is a moral attempt and endeavor. Moral sensitivity training is one of the most important ways to strengthen nursing moral decision making. Thus, the purpose of this study was to determine the effect of...

    Authors: Farideh Bahrieni, Parviz Azodi, Abdollah Hajivandi, Zahra seddighi and Faezeh Jahanpour
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:305

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