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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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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  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. Visiting a close relative who resides in a nursing home is an opportunity for family members to extend their caring roles and find reassurance that the older person’s life is continuing as well as possible. At...

    Authors: Jari Pirhonen, Leena Forma and Ilkka Pietilä
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:255
  14. Nursing in military hospitals affects their general health. Educational interventions can help to maintain the general health of nurses. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of an educational intervention t...

    Authors: Vahid Ranaei, Fatemeh Kalroozi, Mojtaba Sadeghi, Soudabeh Yarmohammadi, Kristin Haglund and Nahid Mehrabi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:254
  15. With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to maintain social distancing and changes in wards' structure, families no longer access the routine support they received during the hospitalization of the...

    Authors: Khadijeh Mottaghi, Shirin Hasanvand, Fateme Goudarzi, Khadijeh Heidarizadeh and Farzad Ebrahimzadeh
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:253
  16. An essential component of becoming a professional nurse is a perspective of global health issues and an awareness of diverse populations. Collaborative online international learning (COIL) using digital techn...

    Authors: D. Kiegaldie, A. Pepe, L. Shaw and T. Evans
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:252
  17. The drastic shift from face-to-face classes to online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic has enabled educators to ensure the continuity of learning for health professions students in higher education. Colla...

    Authors: Jeanette Ignacio, Hui-Chen Chen and Tanushri Roy
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:251
  18. Proper pain assessment is fundamental to effective pain management. Training nursing staff is critical for improving pain assessment competence and patient clinical outcomes. However, there is a dearth of researc...

    Authors: Adnan Innab, Kamila Alammar, Naji Alqahtani, Fatima Aldawood, Ali Kerari and Ali Alenezi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:250
  19. In an acute hospital setting, diabetes can require intensive management with medication modification, monitoring and education. Yet little is known about the experiences and perspectives of nursing/midwifery s...

    Authors: Sara Holton, Bodil Rasmussen, Joy Turner, Cheryl Steele, Deepa Ariarajah, Shane Hamblin, Shane Crowe, Sandy Schutte, Karen Wynter and Ilyana Mohamed Hussain
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:249
  20. The work value of operating room (OR) nurses is directly reflected in nursing quality. However, evaluating the work value of these nurses has not been sufficiently investigated. This study evaluated the effect...

    Authors: Huaying Zhong, Limin Zhou, Shaoling Liao, Jing Tang, Liqun Yue, Meizhen Mo and Yiyue Zhong
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:248
  21. Evidence indicates that poor nurse-client relationships within maternal and child health (MCH) continues to impact trust in formal healthcare systems, service uptake, continuity with care and MCH outcomes. Thi...

    Authors: Kahabi Isangula, Eunice S. Pallangyo, Columba Mbekenga, Eunice Ndirangu-Mugo and Constance Shumba
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:247
  22. Mainstreaming sustainable healthcare into the curricula of health professions is a key action to raise awareness and change attitudes. Therefore, the present study aimed to assess the contribution of scenario-...

    Authors: Carmen Álvarez-Nieto, Cristina Álvarez-García, Laura Parra-Anguita, Sebastián Sanz-Martos and Isabel M. López-Medina
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:245
  23. To our knowledge, there is currently no psychometrically validated Hungarian scale to evaluate nurses’ knowledge about infection prevention and control (IPC) practices. Thus, we aim in this study to assess the...

    Authors: Sahar Hammoud, Faten Amer, Haitham Khatatbeh, Huda Alfatafta, Miklós Zrínyi and Béla Kocsis
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:244
  24. Hospital noise can adversely impact nurses’ health, their cognitive function and emotion and in turn, influence the quality of patient care and patient safety. Thus, the aim of this study was to predict the co...

    Authors: Milad Abbasi, Saied Yazdanirad, Mojtaba Zokaei, Mohsen Falahati and Nazila Eyvazzadeh
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:243
  25. Pharmacovigilance may be defined as the continuous monitoring of the reaction between a drug agent or combination of drugs a patient took and steps taken to prevent any associated risk. Clinical trials conduct...

    Authors: Paa Kofi Tawiah Adu-Gyamfi, Kwesi Boadu Mensah, Joseph Ocansey, Aliu Moomin, Bright Owusu Danso, Frank Agyapong and Reginald Arthur-Mensah Jnr
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:242
  26. As long-term care continues to change, the traditional way of learning for work purposes is no longer sufficient. Long-term care organisations need to become ‘learning organisations’ and facilitate workplace l...

    Authors: Merel E. A. van Lierop, Judith M. M. Meijers, Erik van Rossum, Johanna E. R. Rutten, Theresa Thoma-Lürken and Sandra M. G. Zwakhalen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:241
  27. The impact of technology and digitalization on health care systems will transform the nursing profession worldwide. Nurses need digital competencies to integrate new technology in their professional activities...

    Authors: Stefan Jobst, Ulrike Lindwedel, Helga Marx, Ronja Pazouki, Sven Ziegler, Peter König, Christiane Kugler and Johanna Feuchtinger
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:240
  28. Interprofessional professionalism (IPP) has been introduced as one of the critical sub-competencies of interprofessional collaboration. This study aimed to assess the effect of interprofessional education on t...

    Authors: Azam Hosseinpour, Fatemeh Keshmiri, Sara Jambarsang, Fatemeh Jabinian and Seyed Mostafa Shiryazdi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:239
  29. The COVID-19 epidemic has globally challenged medical practices, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Numerous challenges affect healthcare providers (HCPs) who are members of the resuscitation team ...

    Authors: Afshin Goodarzi, Masoud Khodaveisi, Alireza Abdi, Rasoul Salimi and Khodayar Oshvandi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:238
  30. Improving understanding about dementia in nursing is a priority area for educators and policymakers. This is due to poor professional understanding about dementia and suboptimal healthcare practice. While many...

    Authors: Savannah Dodd, Gillian Carter, Andrena Christie and Gary Mitchell
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:237
  31. Literature shows that newly qualified nurse-midwives face challenges integrating into the workforce during their transition period from education to practice. However, little is known about the needs and chall...

    Authors: Mathews Brave Mtegha, Elizabeth Chodzaza, Ellen Chirwa, Fatch Welcome Kalembo and Maggie Zgambo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:236
  32. Delirium is common among critically ill patients, leading to increased mortality, physical dependence, and cognitive impairment. Evidence suggests non-pharmacological delirium prevention practices are effectiv...

    Authors: Surui Liang, Janita Pak Chun Chau, Suzanne Hoi Shan Lo, Jie Zhao and Wenhui Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:235
  33. Research shows that the clinical learning environment can affect medical learners’ levels of empathy and formation of professional identity. However, few studies examined the impacts of early exposure to the c...

    Authors: Qinghua Wang, Xiaohong Cao and Tianjiao Du
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:234
  34. The Quality of Life in climacteric women is intrinsically related to signs and symptoms influenced by the decrease of estrogen and psychosocial factors linked to the natural aging process. Thus, this study aim...

    Authors: Cíntia Mikaelle Cunha de Santiago Nogueira, Bárbara Daniely dos Santos Silva, Hosana Mirelle Goes Silva Costa, Jussara Rodrigues de Alcantara, Fátima Raquel Rosado Morais, Renata Janice Morais Lima Ferreira Barros, Susy Maria Feitosa de Melo Rabelo, Emanuelly Vieira Pereira, José Rodolfo Lopes de Paiva Cavalcanti, Natália Teixeira Fernandes and Ana Virginia de Melo Fialho
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:233
  35. Nurses play a crucial role in the multidisciplinary team in the rehabilitation of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. However, little is known about patients' and health care professionals’ (HCP) experiences (ph...

    Authors: Verena Witzig-Brändli, Cordula Lange, Sabine Gschwend and Myrta Kohler
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:232
  36. Instrumental support, which is defined as practical, tangible, and informational assistance extended to patients, is crucial for older people in transition. However, little is known about instrumental support ...

    Authors: Min Cui, Jianing Hua, Xiaoliu Shi, Wenwen Yang, Zihan Geng, Xiangyun Qian and Guiling Geng
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:230
  37. The chronic, progressive nature of multiple sclerosis (MS) demands long-term family-centered care for patients. In view of that, inadequate education and support provided for the family caregivers (FCGs) of MS...

    Authors: Abdolsamad Homayouni, Parvaneh Vasli, Fatemeh Estebsari and Maliheh Nasiri
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:229
  38. Swedish child health centres (CHCs) have created a series of visits for fathers/non-birthing parents. The primary aim was to assess child health nurses’ implementation fidelity of the father/non-birthing paren...

    Authors: Rahel-Ochido Ibilola Odonde, Olov Aronson and Michael B. Wells
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:228
  39. Hospitalisation of a child is a unique opportunity for health staff to offer smoking cessation support; that is screening for carer smoking status, discussing cessation and providing interventions to carers wh...

    Authors: Sukoluhle Moyo, Marita Hefler, Kristin V. Carson-Chahhoud and David P Thomas
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:227
  40. The COVID-19 pandemic poses a major threat to global public health. As a result, to prepare healthcare systems for this unprecedented threat, a coordinated worldwide response is required. This study aimed to e...

    Authors: Alireza Jabbari, Sahar Salahi, Marziye Hadian, Zahra khakdel, Elaheh Hosseini and Hojjat Sheikhbardsiri
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:226
  41. Medical care that has therapeutic effects without significant benefits for the patient is called futile care. Intensive Care Units are the most important units in which nurses provide futile care. This study a...

    Authors: Mahnaz Rakhshan, Soodabeh Joolaee, Noushin Mousazadeh, Hamideh Hakimi and Samaneh Bagherian
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:225
  42. People on home mechanical ventilation (HMV) belong to a heterogeneous population with complex care needs. In Germany, outpatient intensive care is provided in people's private home (PH) or in shared living com...

    Authors: Hanna Klingshirn, Laura Gerken, Katharina Hofmann, Peter Ulrich Heuschmann, Kirsten Haas, Martha Schutzmeier, Lilly Brandstetter, Thomas Wurmb, Maximilian Kippnich and Bernd Reuschenbach
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:224
  43. Chemotherapy-induced emesis can be prevented by the use of recommended guidelines for antiemetic regimens but a research study indicates that in Ethiopia the use of standard antiemetic drug guidelines is very ...

    Authors: Deneke Gebre, Rajalakshmi Murugan, Ketema Bizuwork and Teshome Habte Wurjine
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:223
  44. The prevalence of pressure injuries among community-dwelling older adults in countries worldwide is still a serious problem. In Indonesia, older adults mostly rely on family members for (medical) care. Therefo...

    Authors: Sheizi Prista Sari, Irma H. J. Everink, Christa Lohrmann, Yufitriana Amir, Eka Afrima Sari, Ruud J. G. Halfens, Dimitri Beeckman and Jos M. G. A. Schols
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:222
  45. Nursing students are experiencing complex learning environments and will experience complex work environments in future clinical work, which lead to emotional problems easily. However, one’s beliefs about cont...

    Authors: Dongmei Zhang, Liu Yang, Congzhi Wang, Ting Yuan, Huanhuan Wei, Jing Li, Yunxiao Lei, Lu Sun, Xiaoping Li, Ying Hua, Mingming Liu, Haiyang Liu and Lin Zhang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:221

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