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  1. Workloads in intensive care units (ICUs) have increased and extremely challenging ethical dilemmas were generated by the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. ICU nurses experience high-stress levels a...

    Authors: Sahar Younes Othman, Nagia I. Hassan and Alaa Mostafa Mohamed
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:305
  2. Meeting inpatients’ psychosocial care needs is essential for their wellbeing, recovery, and positive experiences. This study aimed to describe and compare surgical inpatients’ subjective perceptions of the imp...

    Authors: Kari Ingstad, Mona K. Pedersen, Lisbeth Uhrenfeldt and Preben U. Pedersen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:304
  3. Nurses working in neonatal intensive care units play a crucial role in providing care to critically ill or premature neonates. However, is not without its challenges, particularly when it comes to making diffi...

    Authors: Zeinab Rezaei, Monirsadat Nematollahi and Neda Asadi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:303
  4. The objective of the study was to cross-culturally adapt and validate the General Medication Adherence Scale (GMAS) in patients with type-2 diabetes in Morocco.

    Authors: Arraji Maryem, Iderdar Younes, Mourajid Yassmine, Guennouni Morad, Boumendil Karima, Korrida Amal, El Khoudri Noureddine, Ifleh Mohamed, Khalis Mohamed and Mohamed Chahboune
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:302
  5. Considerable improvements in the prognosis of pediatric cancer patients have been achieved over recent decades due to advances in treatment. Nevertheless, as the most common and distressing health issue for pe...

    Authors: Dina Madi, Myrna Abi Abdallah Doumit, Mohammad Hallal and Maya M. Moubarak
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:301
  6. The coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has prompted several changes in the learning methods of students. The purpose of this study was to establish whether a relationship between levels of resilience, self-e...

    Authors: Marta Elena Losa-Iglesias, César Calvo-Lobo, Raquel Jiménez-Fernández, David Rodríguez-Sanz, Inmaculada Corral-Liria, Israel Casado-Hernández and Ricardo Becerro-de-Bengoa-Vallejo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:300
  7. One factor that influences nursing students' decision to pursue a nursing career is professional calling. It is important to comprehend nursing students' professional calling, which may have an impact on their...

    Authors: Hu Jiang, Yongxia Mei, Xiaoxuan Wang, Zhixin Zhao, Beilei Lin, Wenna Wang and Zhenxiang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:299
  8. Since March 2022, Shanghai, China, has experienced a severe wave of SARS-CoV-2 transmission caused by the Omicron variant strain. The pandemic has severely constrained the local healthcare system. After treati...

    Authors: Jinxia Jiang, Peng Han, Yue Liu, Qian Wu, Haiyan Shao, Xia Duan and Yan Shi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:298
  9. Competency in infection control is crucial for implementing nursing best practices to ensure patient safety. However, research is lacking on the infection control education received by nursing students prior t...

    Authors: Sung Ok Chang, Kyeong-Yae Sohng, Kyunghee Kim, Jongsoon Won, Seung-Kyo Chaung and Min-Jung Choi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:297
  10. Occupational health is essential for nurses in clinical nursing practice. However, there is no specific tool for measuring the health behaviour of clinical nurses in China. This study aimed to translate the Po...

    Authors: Linghui Kong, Tingting Lu, Chen Zheng and Huijun Zhang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:296
  11. Nurses’ secondary traumatic stress, compassion satisfaction and posttraumatic growth are closely related, but for newly graduated nurses, there are few reports to evaluate the specific path between these three...

    Authors: Li Zeng, Xiangeng Zhang, Guiling Liu, Dong Liu, Lan Li, Man Jin, Xin Li and Jialin Wang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:295
  12. Despite prior evidence supporting the association between stressful life events and mental health status, there are limited data on the number and severity of stressful life events and their effects on univers...

    Authors: Sokratis Sokratous, Giorgos Alexandrou, Rafailia Zavrou and Maria Karanikola
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:294

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  13. Psychomotor agitation is increased psychomotor activity, restlessness and irritability. People with psychomotor agitation respond by overreacting to intrinsic and extrinsic stimuli, experiencing stress and/or ...

    Authors: María-Elena Garrote-Cámara, Raúl Juárez-Vela, Pedro-Manuel Rodríguez-Muñoz, Jesús Pérez, Juan-Luis Sánchez-González, Esther Rubinat-Arnaldo, Noelia Navas-Echazarreta, Teresa Sufrate-Sorzano and Iván Santolalla-Arnedo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:292
  14. The instruments used to measure presenteeism are all flawed and only incompletely measure the concept of presenteeism in employees of the general population. As a result, the concept of presenteeism is not mea...

    Authors: Mohammad Mehdi Mohammadi, Nahid Dehghan Nayeri, Shokoh Varaei and Arezoo Rasti
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:290
  15. Healthy literacy is a determinant key children/teenager’s health and health outcomes. The aim of this study to identify the parents’ assessment about Health Education practice to children and teenagers.

    Authors: Anabela Fonseca Pereira, Joaquim José Jacinto Escola, Carlos Manuel Torres Almeida and Vítor Manuel Costa Pereira Rodrigues
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:287
  16. Communication in healthcare has been extensively studied, but most research has focused on miscommunication and the importance of communication for patient safety. Previous research on interprofessional commun...

    Authors: Ingela Rudberg, Annakarin Olsson, Charlotta Thunborg and Martin Salzmann-Erikson
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:286
  17. Communication challenges are one of the main contributors for medication incidents in hospitals, but health professionals’ perceptions about variety of the contributing communication factors and the factors’ o...

    Authors: Tiina Syyrilä, Katri Vehviläinen-Julkunen, Santtu Mikkonen and Marja Härkänen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:285
  18. The curriculum humanistic competence of nursing teachers is important to cultivate the humanistic qualities of undergraduate nursing students. However, there are no evaluation tools for the curriculum humanist...

    Authors: Zihan Yang, Huimin Zhai and Sijing Liang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:284
  19. This study aims to assess the inclusion of second victims and other patient safety issues in the curricula of undergraduate medical and nursing degrees in the countries participating in the European Researcher...

    Authors: Alicia Sánchez-García, Pedro José Saurín-Morán, Irene Carrillo, Susanna Tella, Kaja Põlluste, Einav Srulovici, Sandra C Buttigieg and José Joaquín Mira
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:283
  20. Nurses are particularly at risk of suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) owing to their overwhelming workload, risk of infection, and lack of knowledge about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-...

    Authors: Hyo-Jeong Yoon, Soon Yeung Bae and Jihyun Baek
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:282
  21. Nurses in critical care and palliative care units care for patients suffering from severe pain and suffering and at high mortality risk. For this reason, nurses working in these units should be psychologically...

    Authors: Mahruk Rashidi, Funda Karaman, Gülay Yildirim, Neşe Kiskaç, Gülşah Ünsal jafarov and Buse Saygin şahin
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:281
  22. Alexithymia, a subclinical cognitive-affective impairment, is prevalent in older people and increases the risk of mental disorders. There is a vast alexithymia treatment gap, with majority of older people in n...

    Authors: Ning Qin, Jie Li, Xiaoqi Wu, Chun Zhang, Yating Luo, Xiaoqian Dong, Huan Cao, Sha Wang, Min Liu, Jianfei Xie and Andy SK Cheng
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:280
  23. A valid and reliable tool compatible with the culture is needed to evaluate the safety culture as one of the vital and promotional components in improving the quality of safety and health care. This study aime...

    Authors: Mohadese Babaie, Manijeh Nourian, Foroozan Atashzadeh-Shoorideh, Houman Manoochehri and Malihe Nasiri
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:279
  24. During the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a shift to e-learning and online education in educational and learning processes. Research has shown that nursing students who are satisfied with e-learning tend to have...

    Authors: Fereshteh Araghian Mojarad, Ali Hesamzadeh and Tahereh Yaghoubi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:278
  25. COVID-19 has presented many difficulties in providing person-centred care (PCC) in nursing homes (NH). Factors such as organisational support, work condition and leadership may play a crucial role in supportin...

    Authors: Helen Lindner, Annica Kihlgren and Margaretha Norell Pejner
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:276
  26. Nurses play an essential role in patient safety. Inadequate nursing physical assessment and communication in handover practices are associated with increased patient deterioration, falls and pressure injuries....

    Authors: Mark Liu, Susan Whittam, Anna Thornton, Liza Goncharov, Diana Slade, Benjamin McElduff, Patrick Kelly, Chi Kin Law, Sarah Walsh, Vivien Pollnow, Jayde Cuffe, Jake McMahon, Christina Aggar, Jacqueline Bilo, Karen Bowen, Josephine S. F. Chow…
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:275
  27. Family members experience an emotional crisis when their loved one is critically ill and admitted to a critical care unit (CCU). An extensive literature has explored optimal ways to interact with families in t...

    Authors: Angellina Mankhamba Kalolo, Chimwemwe Mula and Rodwell Gundo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:274
  28. In line with the impetus traceable among the nursing staff, studies regarding the perception of Unfinished Care among students have increased in recent years as also recommended by some policy documents in the...

    Authors: Alvisa Palese, Stefania Chiappinotto, Aysun Bayram, Walter Sermeus, Riitta Suhonen and Evridiki Papastavrou
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:272
  29. Among people with bipolar disorders, there are high rates of impulsivity and suicide attempts. Efforts to reduce suicide are hindered by the lack of conclusive evidence on interventional programs for those at ...

    Authors: Mona Metwally El-Sayed, Eman Sameh Abd Elhay, Samah Mohamed Taha, Mahmoud Abdelwahab Khedr, Feby Saad Attalla Mansour and Ayman Mohamed El-Ashry
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:271
  30. Job satisfaction is a key factor for the successful transition of newly graduated nurses (NGNs) and for retaining NGNs in their workplaces. However, there is limited evidence of the relationship between satisf...

    Authors: Sanna Koskinen, Anna Brugnolli, Pilar Fuster-Linares, Susan Hourican, Natalja Istomina, Helena Leino-Kilpi, Eliisa Löyttyniemi, Jana Nemcová, Gabriele Meyer, Célia Simão De Oliveira, Alvisa Palese, Marília Rua, Leena Salminen, Herdís Sveinsdóttir, Laura Visiers-Jiménez, Renáta Zeleníková…
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:269
  31. Research highlights the importance of compassionate communication, adequate delivery of information, and professional support to help alleviate parental distress following pregnancy loss. However, many healthc...

    Authors: Martina Galeotti, Suzanne Heaney, Martin Robinson and Áine Aventin
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:268
  32. Physician assistant was created in response to a shortage of physicians. However, this profession is not officially recognized in Korea. Many nurses are working as physician assistants. Their job satisfaction ...

    Authors: Minsub Kim, Younjae Oh, Joo Yun Lee and Eunhee Lee
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:267
  33. Chronic ultimorbidity is the most frequent and serious health problem in older adults. Home visiting programmes could be a strategy with potential benefits. However, there are no scoping reviews to date that e...

    Authors: Anabel Chica-Pérez, Iria Dobarrio-Sanz, María Dolores Ruiz-Fernández, Matías Correa-Casado, Isabel María Fernández-Medina and José Manuel Hernández-Padilla
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:266
  34. In the last decade, nursing education has begun to reform to competency-based education worldwide, including in low-and middle-income countries. Case-Based Learning (CBL), an approach to delivering competency-...

    Authors: Kyoko Koto-Shimada, Rogie Royce Carandang, Akira Shibanuma, Junko Kiriya, Ken Ing Cherng Ong, Sokneang Touch, Virya Koy and Masamine Jimba
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:265
  35. Meaning in life, defined by an individual’s understanding and appreciation of life, is a vital aspect of a positive psychological state, that has a significant influence on physical and mental health. Therefor...

    Authors: Zhixin Zhao, Yongxia Mei, Xiaoxuan Wang, Hu Jiang, Wenna Wang, Beilei Lin and Zhenxiang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:264
  36. Mental fatigue (MF) was a major challenge for nurses during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Nurses’ sense of responsibility towards their patients and societies may influence their MF. This s...

    Authors: Soheileddin Salmani, Mohammad Salehpoor Emran, Afsaneh Sadooghiasl, Shima Haghani and Shahzad Pashaeypoor
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:263
  37. With the development of the social economy, the effective coordination of the conflict between work and family has become an urgent problem for most parents. Such conflicts are especially acute in the families...

    Authors: Lei Huang, Xia Huang, Jingjun Wang, Fengjian Zhang, Yang Fei, Jie Tang and Ya Wang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:261
  38. Clinical decision-making involves ethical issues that become more and more complex. Nurse interns must be more skilled in making rational and timely decisions when facing ethical dilemmas. The contributing fac...

    Authors: Zongting Luo, Lan Tao, Carol Chunfeng Wang, Nan Zheng, Xiaolin Ma, Yi Quan, Jian Zhou, Zhen Zeng, Lijuan Chen and Yue Chang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:260
  39. The benefits of home-based cardiac rehabilitation exercise are well-established and depend on long-term adherence. However, there is no uniform and recognized cardiac rehabilitation criterion to assess home-ba...

    Authors: Zhen Yang, Yuanhui Sun, Huan Wang, Chunqi Zhang and Aiping Wang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:259
  40. End-of-life (EOL) discussions for organ-failure patients with family caregivers are important factors for successful EOL care. However, identifying the appropriate time to initiate these discussions is difficu...

    Authors: Kurumi Asaumi, Masataka Oki and Yoshie Murakami
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:258
  41. The COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic placed a great burden on all health-care resources, especially nurses. The prevalence and underlying risk factors of affective symptoms related to the COVID-19 pande...

    Authors: Philipp Winnand, Yvonne Fait, Mark Ooms, Anna Bock, Marius Heitzer, Thea Laurentius, Leo Cornelius Bollheimer, Frank Hölzle, Janosch A. Priebe and Ali Modabber
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:257
  42. Industry and higher education sectors devote considerable, but independent resources to deliver postgraduate nursing education. This leads to duplication, uncertainty among students, and critical gaps in nursi...

    Authors: Karen A. Theobald, Robyn Fox, Christine Burridge, Bernadette Thomson and Amanda Fox
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2023 22:256

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