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  1. Caring ability is one of the most important indicators regarding care outcomes. A valid and reliable scale for the evaluation of caring ability in mothers with preterm infants is lacking.

    Authors: Saleheh Tajalli, Abbas Ebadi, Soroor Parvizy and Carole Kenner
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:297
  2. Intrahospital transport of critically ill patients is a common practice in intensive care units (ICUs), where patients’ safety is constantly challenged in high-intensity and dynamic environments. While Intraho...

    Authors: Shuaishuai Li, Shuting Hou, Xianjiao Deng, Shihao Chen, Huaqin Wang, Li Tang, Man Ye and Jianhui Xie
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:296
  3. Implementing appropriate shift work schedules can help mitigate the risk of sleep impairment and reduce fatigue of healthcare workers, reducing occupational health and safety risks. In Australia, the organisat...

    Authors: Lauren A. Booker, Jane Mills, Melanie Bish, Jo Spong, Melissa Deacon-Crouch and Timothy C. Skinner
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:295
  4. Climate change poses a worldwide challenge with anticipated exacerbation in the future, resulting in irreversible consequences. Nursing students may be vulnerable to experiencing psychological effects associat...

    Authors: Ali D. Abousoliman, Ateya Megahed Ibrahim, Hasan Abualruz, Hussein M. Magdi, Donia Elsaid Fathi Zaghamir, Ahmed Alhowimel, Ahmed Hashem El-Monshed, Heba E. El-Gazar and Mohamed A. Zoromba
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:294
  5. Senior nursing students’ perceptions of their professional preparedness help them for expectations of their future nursing role with more confidence, and professional identity may contribute to cultivating nur...

    Authors: Zuming Qin, Huilin Zhang, Siyu Su, Donghua Guo, Pei Wu, Yuting Huang and Huiping Wang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:291
  6. Nurses have faced significant personal and professional stressors during the COVID-19 pandemic that have contributed to increased rates of burnout, intention to leave, and poorer work engagement. Resilience ha...

    Authors: Apiradee Nantsupawat, Ann Kutney-Lee, Kulwadee Abhicharttibutra, Orn-Anong Wichaikhum and Lusine Poghosyan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:290
  7. Delirium is an acute mental state associated with poor outcomes. The incidence of delirium is high, especially in the paediatric intensive care unit (PICU). It is important for staff, particularly nurses, to u...

    Authors: YueEr Zhang, JingYing Xie and MengLin Tang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:289
  8. New nurses are prone to workplace deviant behavior in the constrained hospital environment, which will not only directly affect the safety of patients, but also reduce the work efficiency of nurses and bring n...

    Authors: Ran Meng, Zhe Jiang, Yue Su, Guangli Lu and Chaoran Chen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:288
  9. Despite recommendations against psychotropic medication in older nursing homes residents with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), antidepressants and other psychotropic drugs are still pr...

    Authors: Sinead Shahrzad, Gritt Overbeck, Anne Holm, Kirsten Høj and Pernille Hølmkjaer
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:287
  10. The aim of this study article is to present an analysis of the first national policy framework, which provides a coherent approach to integrating nursing education into a newly defined band for higher educatio...

    Authors: Vhothusa Edward Matahela and Nonhlanhla Jabulile Makhanya
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:286
  11. The caregiver contribution to self-care plays an important role in improving the health outcomes of chronic patients, which needs urgent attention. However, it has been hindered by the lack of a tailored instr...

    Authors: Wenna Wang, Zhenxiang Zhang, Yongxia Mei, Bing Zhou, Dudu Zhang and Lamei Liu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:284
  12. Errors of omissions affect the quality of nursing care in hospitals. The Missed Nursing Care Model explains that the reasons for missed care are linked with 1) demand for patient care, 2) labor resource alloca...

    Authors: Ana Cartaxo, Hanna Mayer, Inge Eberl and Johannes M. Bergmann
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:282
  13. Continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) is a commonly utilized form of renal replacement therapy (RRT) in the intensive care unit (ICU). A specialized CRRT team (SCT, composed of physicians and nurses) eng...

    Authors: Xiaoyan Yu, Lin Ouyang, Jinxiu Li, Ying Peng, Dingming Zhong, Huan Yang and Yanyan Zhou
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:281
  14. Nurses frequently endure elevated levels of psychosocial stress, which often correlates with an increased suicide risk. This study aimed to investigate the impact of latent psychosocial characteristic patterns...

    Authors: Xuehua Li, Changmian Ding, Guizhi Li and Zhizhou Duan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:280
  15. In Korea, there has been recent interest in nursing simulation education. In nursing, simulation education has many advantages, such as improving nursing students’ problem-solving and judgment skills. Simulati...

    Authors: Eun-Kyung Lee and Eun-Joo Ji
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:279
  16. Perception of illness (PI) and self-medication (SM) have been thoroughly explored in the existing literature. However, there is a lack of understanding about the mediating effect of health literacy on PI and S...

    Authors: Eddieson Pasay-an, Reynita Saguban, Dolores Cabansag and Sameer Alkubati
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:278
  17. The use of nutrients and food supplements is increasing worldwide. Nutrients and food supplements frequently used in the surgical period may cause complications and side effects. This study was conducted to de...

    Authors: Aslı Emine Büyükkasap and Gülay Yazıcı
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:277
  18. The undergraduate first year of a nursing program is regarded as a difficult and challenging part of the nursing course, due to the variation experienced in the transition from basic to higher education compar...

    Authors: Gopolang Gause, Leepile Alfred Sehularo and Molekodi Jacob Matsipane
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:276
  19. Self-stigma and negative attitudes toward mental illness have been identified as significant barriers that hinder individuals from seeking psychological assistance, leading to adverse consequences in their lives.

    Authors: Yasmin Mohamed Mohamed Abdelmonaem, Mahmood Ahmed Osman and Nashwa Ahmed Hussein Abdel Karim
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:275
  20. The increased number of emergency department visits among older adults living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease reflects the challenges of hospital discharge transition, especially in those from a cul...

    Authors: Latifah Jehloh, Praneed Songwathana, Luppana Kitrungrote and Anne Bourbonnais
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:273
  21. There is a notable variation in the percentage of non-conveyed patients within the ambulance service. Discharging patients at the scene includes a risk of adverse events, and both patients and ambulance clinic...

    Authors: L. Granlund, I Brännström and V Lindström
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:271
  22. Errors in medication administration by qualified nursing staff in hospitals are a significant risk factor for patient safety. In recent decades, electronic medical records (EMR) systems have been implemented i...

    Authors: Raneen Naamneh and Moran Bodas
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:270
  23. Misconceptions about male nurses not only exacerbate the gender imbalance in the nursing profession but also negatively impact male nurses embarking on their careers. Currently, no tool exists to measure the g...

    Authors: Huameng Xu, Chunguang Liang, Jie Kong, Qing Chen, Ying Zhao and Fan Zhang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:266
  24. Decision making is a pivotal component of nursing education worldwide. This study aimed to accomplish objectives: (1) Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric validation of the Nursing Anxiety and Self-Confi...

    Authors: Daniel Medel, Tania Cemeli, Krista White, Williams Contreras-Higuera, Maria Jimenez Herrera, Alba Torné-Ruiz, Aïda Bonet and Judith Roca
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:265
  25. Good health self-management positively affects the health of healthcare providers and their ability to manage their patients’ health. This study explored the relationship between ehealth literacy, health self-...

    Authors: Shuang Zhang, WeiWei Wang, Shan Wu, Hong Ye, LiXiao Dong, JingRu Wang, XiaoTong Ning and HuiXia Cui
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:264
  26. Despite the numerous studies conducted on workplace spirituality, there is still lack of studies that have explored the relationship between workplace spirituality with organization-based self-esteem and workp...

    Authors: Behzad Sirousi Moez, Amir Sadeghi, Leili Tapak and Zahra Purfarzad
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:262
  27. The frequency of alarms generated by monitors and other electro-medical devices is undeniably valuable but can simultaneously escalate the workload for healthcare professionals, potentially subjecting intensiv...

    Authors: Basma Salameh, Jihad Abdallah, Sameer A Alkubati and Mohammed ALBashtawy
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:261
  28. As a primary form of work-related violence in the healthcare sector, patient mistreatment negatively impacts nurses’ well-being. To date, there has yet reached a definitive conclusion on the mediating mechanis...

    Authors: Wei Yan, Xiu Chen, Di Xiao, Huan Wang, Xin Du, Li Li, Chunjuan Xu and Caiping Song
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:260
  29. Creativity in nursing education is crucial for developing practical problem-solving skills, and humor is a valuable tool for stress management and fostering a positive learning environment. This study explored...

    Authors: Mona Metwally El-Sayed, Eman Sameh AbdElhay, Manal Mohammed Hawash and Samah Mohamed Taha
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:259
  30. Clinical practicums are a core component of baccalaureate nursing education. Following the coronavirus pandemic, there have been extensive changes in the workforce environment that may potentially affect nursi...

    Authors: Wei How Darryl Ang, Khairul Dzakirin Bin Rusli, Ying Lau, Siew Tiang Lau and Han Shi Jocelyn Chew
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:258
  31. Abusive supervision by the nurse manager significantly influences nurses’ withholding voice about patient safety. The role of impression management motivation and speak up-related climate is crucial in underst...

    Authors: Zhi-Ying Li, Yu-Pei Yang, Qian Wang, Mei-Xian Zhang, Cheng-Wen Luo, Ling-Feng Zhu, Tao-Hsin Tung and Hai-Xiao Chen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:256
  32. Poor nurse-patient relationship poses an obstacle to care delivery, jeopardizing patient experience and patient care outcomes. Measuring nurse-patient relationship is challenging given its multi-dimensional na...

    Authors: Yajie Feng, Chaojie Liu, Siyi Tao, Chen Wang, Huanyu Zhang, Xinru Liu, Zhaoyue Liu, Wei Liu, Juan Zhao, Dandan Zou, Zhixin Liu, Junping Liu, Nan Wang, Lin Wu, Qunhong Wu, Yanhua Hao…
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:255
  33. The aged people who live in nursing home are predicted to keep growing in the following decades. There are both quantitative imbalance and structural imbalance in the utilization of nursing homes in China. Thi...

    Authors: Yaqin Zhong, Xiaojun Guo, Yitong Liu, Yaning Wang, Yanan Wang, Yan Song and Rujian Lu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:254
  34. The workload of public health nurses (PHNs) working for local governments has been increasing as health issues become more diverse and complicated. Even amidst the ongoing administrative and fiscal reforms, th...

    Authors: Mana Fujioka, Reiko Okamoto, Keiko Miyamoto, Keiko Koide, Masako Kageyama, Kazuko Saeki, Kazue Hirokane, Fusami Nagano and Shinji Takemura
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:253
  35. Cirrhosis treatment implies prevention and alleviation of serious disease events. Healthcare providers may, however, fail to meet patients’ expectations of collaboration and specific needs of information and s...

    Authors: Maria Hjorth, Anncarin Svanberg, Riccardo LoMartire, Elenor Kaminsky and Fredrik Rorsman
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:251
  36. Nursing education presents unique challenges, including high levels of academic stress and varied learning approaches among students. Understanding the relationship between academic stress and learning approac...

    Authors: Rawhia Salah Dogham, Heba Fakieh Mansy Ali, Asmaa Saber Ghaly, Nermine M. Elcokany, Mohamed Mahmoud Seweid and Ayman Mohamed El-Ashry
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:249
  37. The nursing shortage represents a persistent and urgent challenge within the healthcare industry. One of the most cost-effective and time-efficient solutions to address this issue is the recruitment of inactiv...

    Authors: Kumiko Yamamoto, Katsumi Nasu, Yoko Nakayoshi and Miyuki Takase
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:248
  38. Resilience and self-efficacy play an influential role in nurses’ clinical performance, which are considered resources for improving adaptability and promoting work engagement. This study aimed to determine the...

    Authors: Saeed Ghasempour, Ali Abbasi, Mohammad Hasan Basirinezhad, Ali Dadgari and Hossein Ebrahimi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2024 23:243

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