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  1. Short peripheral catheters (SPC) insertion technique has a high failure rate, one of the reasons why the ultrasound (US)-guided method has been proposed as a valid alternative to traditional technique in SPC i...

    Authors: Carlos Berlanga-Macías, Ana Díez-Fernández, José Alberto Martínez-Hortelano, Irene Sequí-Domínguez, Alicia Saz-Lara, Diana Pozuelo-Carrascosa and Vicente Martínez-Vizcaíno
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:307
  2. Health systems in the field of mental health are strongly committed to community models that allow patients to be attended in their own environment. This helps them to maintain their family and social ties whi...

    Authors: Manuel Tomás-Jiménez, Juan Francisco Roldán-Merino, Sara Sanchez-Balcells, Agneta Schröder, Lars-Olov Lundqvist, Montserrat Puig-Llobet, Antonio R. Moreno-Poyato, Marta Domínguez del Campo and Maria Teresa Lluch-Canut
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:302
  3. Due to an increase in patient numbers, more cancer patients are being reviewed by non-medical healthcare professionals (HCPs), and it is essential that they can empathise with patients and care for them holist...

    Authors: Rachel Ehibhatiomhan, Emma Foreman, Lisa Barrott, Jessica Shek and Shereen Nabhani-Gebara
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:301
  4. Workplace violence is one of the global health concerns. Although nurses are the backbone of the health care provision, they are highly subjected to workplace violence in healthcare. Nevertheless, there is a p...

    Authors: Henok Legesse, Nega Assefa, Dejene Tesfaye, Simon Birhanu, Seid Tesi, Fenta Wondimneh and Agumasie Semahegn
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:300
  5. Simulation-based education is a teaching and learning approach that can enhance learning experiences for students on healthcare programmes. Within undergraduate nursing and midwifery education, simulation can ...

    Authors: Mairead Moloney, Louise Murphy, Liz Kingston, Kathleen Markey, Therese Hennessy, Pauline Meskell, Sandra Atkinson and Owen Doody
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:299
  6. Occupational exposure to blood and body fluids poses a threat to medical providers and to nurses especially. This harm is not only physical, but psychology as well and can ultimately impact patient safety. Thi...

    Authors: Lihui Zhang, Qi Li, Ling Guan, Lu Fan, Yunxia Li, Zhiyun Zhang and Sue Yuan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:298
  7. The internet has become a major source of health information, and obtaining appropriate information requires various abilities and skills, labeled as electronic health literacy (eHealth literacy). The existing...

    Authors: Eun-Hyun Lee, Young Whee Lee, Kwan-Woo Lee, Hae Jin Kim, Seongbin Hong, So Hun Kim and Eun Hee Kang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:297
  8. Stress can originate from many different unsatisfying work situations. Registered nurses working in municipal care have experience of work-related stress in different ways.

    Authors: Cilmara Arén, Armand Jaçelli, Berit Gesar and Ingrid From
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:296
  9. The hospital ethical climate affects the quality of nursing care. A positive ethical climate is likely to reduce the proportion of those who consider leaving the profession, so it is necessary to develop tools...

    Authors: Magdalena Dziurka, Patrycja Ozdoba, Linda Olson, Anna Jedynak, Dorota Ozga, Krzysztof Jurek and Beata Dobrowolska
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:295
  10. Health systems often fail to address the wellbeing needs of older Indigenous populations; this is attributed to a lack of knowledge of Indigenous health systems arising from a privileging of dominant western b...

    Authors: Karen McBride-Henry, Michael Roguski, Charissa Miller, Kim Van Wissen and Padmapriya Saravanakumar
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:294
  11. Patient safety culture and patient safety competency could be associated with adverse events (AEs). This study aimed to investigate the associations between nurses’ perceptions of patient safety culture, patie...

    Authors: Asal Hafezi, Atye Babaii, Bahman Aghaie and Mohammad Abbasinia
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:292
  12. Monitoring oxygen saturation in shocked patients is a challenging nursing procedure. Shock syndrome alters peripheral tissue perfusion and hinders peripheral capillary oxygen saturation (SpO2) measurements. Ou...

    Authors: Eman Arafa Hassan, Sherouk Nasser Mohamed, Emad Hamdy Hamouda and Nadia Taha Ahmed
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:290
  13. Nurses are exposed to work-family conflict (WFC) due to specific occupational conditions, such as exposure to patients and shift work, which can affect the professional quality of life (ProQoL). The aim of the...

    Authors: Reza Biabani Dilmaghani, Baharam Armoon and Ladan Fattah Moghaddam
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:289
  14. Nurses have an essential role and responsibility to work at the forefront of patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the press and public have praised the dedication of nurses in the COVID-19 pande...

    Authors: Hye-Ryoung Kim and Hwa-Mi Yang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:288
  15. Health care workers, especially nurses, experience significantly elevated levels of emotional and social stressors in the work environment. Therefore, nurses develop high levels of burnout as the stress persis...

    Authors: Jumanah T. Qedair, Renad Balubaid, Raghad Almadani, Suzana Ezzi, Tarteel Qumosani, Rania Zahid and Turki Alfayea
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:287
  16. The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has thus far disrupted clinical nursing education (CNE) around the world and in Iran; which has encountered numerous challenges to this point for students and clinical edu...

    Authors: Omolhoda Kaveh, Fahimeh Ghasemi Charati, Mahsa Kamali and Fereshteh Araghian Mojarrad
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:286
  17. China faces a serious shortage of competent nurses who can address the healthcare needs of older people in an ageing society. Chinese higher education institutes face serious challenges when it comes to develo...

    Authors: Bea L. Dijkman, Marina Hirjaba, Wenwen Wang, Marjo Palovaara, Marjolein Annen, Merle Varik, Ying’ai Cui, Jing Li, Cornelia van Slochteren, Wang Jihong, Chen Feiteng, Yu Luo, Yudong Chen and Wolter Paans
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:285
  18. Safe medication management for older adults after hospital discharge requires a well-coordinated, interprofessional, patient-centered approach. This study aimed to describe the perceived needs for collaborativ...

    Authors: Filipa Pereira, Marion Bieri, Maria del Rio Carral, Maria Manuela Martins and Henk Verloo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:284
  19. Simulators in a clinical environment provide a space where students can acquire skills and experience under the supervision of their professors without any worries or inflicting any harm on their patients. The...

    Authors: Marzieh Azizi, Ghobad Ramezani, Elham Karimi, Ali Asghar Hayat, Seyed Aliakbar Faghihi and Mohammad Hasan Keshavarzi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:283
  20. The paper version of the training assessment was time-consuming and labor-consuming. It is an inevitable trend to change the appraisal method utilizing information technology. This study aimed to realize conve...

    Authors: Xing Zheng, Aixia Ma, Jingai Huang and Chunlan Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:282
  21. This study used the revised nursing outcomes classification (NOC) outlined in our previous study, “Core nursing outcomes for otorhinolaryngology head-neck,” for telephone follow-up of patients who had laryngea...

    Authors: Yongxia Ding, Jinxia Xu, Yan Ning, Qian Wang and Zhaojie Chang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:281
  22. The recent surge in applications to nursing in the United Kingdom together with the shift towards providing virtual interviews through the use of video platforms has provided an opportunity to review selection...

    Authors: Marian Traynor, Stephanie Dunleavy, Sonja McIlfatrick, Donna Fitzsimons, Michael Stevenson, Roisin McEvoy and Caroline Mulvenna
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:280
  23. End-of-life care can be a difficult and challenging process for critical care nurses in intensive care units (ICUs) due to the care plan shifts from providing life-sustaining measures to end-of-life care. The ...

    Authors: Mu-Hsing Ho, Hsiao-Chi Liu, Jee Young Joo, Jung Jae Lee and Megan F. Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:278
  24. Urinary retention is common in elderly patients undergoing acute hip fracture surgery. Avoiding overfilling the urinary bladder is important to avoid detrusor muscle damage and associated motility problems. Th...

    Authors: Maria Frödin, Bengt Nellgård, Cecilia Rogmark, Brigid M. Gillespie, Ewa Wikström and Annette Erichsen Andersson
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:276
  25. Older adults with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) experience drastic changes in their physical and mental abilities. AD patients became heavily dependent on their caregivers for everyday functions, which have signifi...

    Authors: Eman Mahmoud Mohammed Shoukr, Abeer Abd El-Rahman Mohamed, Ayman Mohamed El-Ashry and Heba Ahmed Mohsen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:275
  26. Nursing workload and its effects on the quality of nursing care is a major concern for nurse managers. Factors which mediate the relationship between workload and the quality of nursing care have not been exte...

    Authors: Fatemeh Maghsoud, Mahboubeh Rezaei, Fatemeh Sadat Asgarian and Maryam Rassouli
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:273
  27. Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are among the most severe complications for users of intermittent catheterisation (IC), with numerous risk factors contributing to their occurrence. The aim of this study was to...

    Authors: S. V. Lauridsen, M. A. Averbeck, A. Krassioukov, R. Vaabengaard and S. Athanasiadou
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:272
  28. Nurses are put at high risk of work-related low back pain due to the nature of their work. The aim of this study was to develop and evaluate intervention based on the PRECEDE-PROCEED Model on promoting behavio...

    Authors: Seyedeh-Somayeh Kazemi, Sedigheh-Sadat Tavafian, Claire E Hiller, Alireza Hidarnia and Ali Montazeri
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:271
  29. Spiritually sensitive nurses perceive the spiritual attitudes and feelings of others. They play a positive role in providing spiritual care to patients. Spiritually sensitive nurses deal appropriately with suf...

    Authors: Omolbanin Akbari, Mahlagha Dehghan and Batool Tirgari
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:270
  30. Oral health is a critical issue for public health and poor oral health is associated with significant chronic health conditions and lower quality of life. There has been little focus on providing oral health c...

    Authors: Patrick Stark, Gerry McKenna, Christine Brown Wilson, Georgios Tsakos, Paul Brocklehurst, Caroline Lappin, Barry Quinn and Gary Mitchell
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:269
  31. Previous studies indicate that men experience frustration and uncertainty when confronted with an elevated prostate specific antigen (PSA) test and during further diagnostics for prostate cancer. The novel Sto...

    Authors: Maja Elisabeth Juul Søndergaard, Kirsten Lode, Sissel Eikeland Husebø, Ingvild Dalen and Svein Reidar Kjosavik
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:266
  32. Adverse events (AE) are ubiquitous in home mechanical ventilation (HMV) and can jeopardise patient safety. One particular source of error is human interaction with life-sustaining medical devices, such as the ...

    Authors: Myriam Lipprandt, Wenke Liedtke, Martin Langanke, Andrea Klausen, Nicole Baumgarten and Rainer Röhrig
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:264
  33. Career competencies, which are the knowledge, skills, and abilities essential for career development, have been shown to facilitate career success, fulfilling both work and life goals. In dynamically changing ...

    Authors: Masako Yamada, Kyoko Asakura, Nozomu Takada, Yukari Hara and Shoko Sugiyama
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:263
  34. Nursing students are one of the most vulnerable groups suffering from workplace violence. This study aimed to investigate the workplace violence incidence of Chinese nursing students during clinical practice, ...

    Authors: Lingyan Zhu, Dongyan Lu, Zhenlan Luo, Mengqi Xu, Linfang Sun and Sanlian Hu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:262

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  35. There are still concerns about the effectiveness of clinical education models which are done with the aim of reducing the theoretical-practical gap in nursing. In this article, we intend to describe an innovat...

    Authors: Maryam Namadi Vosoughi, Vahid Zamanzadeh, Leila Valizadeh, Akram Ghahramanian, Mojgan Lotfi, Farzaneh Bagheriyeh and Afsaneh Pourmollamirza
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:261
  36. Older people with multiple diagnoses often have problems coping with their daily lives at home because of lack of coordination between various parts of the healthcare chain during the transit from hospital car...

    Authors: Lena-Karin Gustafsson, Viktoria Zander, Anna Bondesson, Tina Pettersson, El-Marie Anbacken and Gunnel Östlund
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:260
  37. To translate the U.S. version of the Nursing Brand Image Scale to Chinese (NBIS-C) and evaluate its psychometric properties when administered to a national sample of Chinese nurses, and identify nursing brand ...

    Authors: Lu Zhou, Zhao Ni, Judi Allyn Godsey, Khunanan Sukpasjaroen, YuMing Wu, Gao Liu, Thitinan Chankoson, Robert Kallmeyer and EnLi Cai
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:259
  38. There is a high mortality of burns especially in low- and middle-income countries which already have less developed healthcare systems. Besides, little is known about nursing students’ knowledge and practices ...

    Authors: Joan Atuhaire, Jonathan Kajjimu, Javilla Kakooza Kamya, Grifance Opio, Frank Lubega, Reagan Kakande, William Mwanje and Andrew Tagg
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:258
  39. Aromatherapy is effective in treating pain; however, aromatherapy is not offered in formal nursing education in Taiwan. This study designed aromatherapy training courses for nurses using the flipped teaching a...

    Authors: Ching-Wen Chiu and Chieh-Hsing Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:257
  40. Due to the high nursing pressure of patients with cerebral hemorrhage and the general shortage of clinical nurses, nursing support workers often participate in clinical nursing work, but the influence of nursi...

    Authors: Qinglian Luo, Xingzhao Luan, Chengling Xia, Liming Hou, Qisheng Wang, Mingkuan Zhao, Hua Tang, Haowen Zheng, Haiping He, Wei Xiang, Jianmei Wang and Jie Zhou
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:256

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