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  1. Surveys on Patient Safety Culture™ (SOPS®) Hospital Survey (HSOPS 1.0), developed by the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in 2004, has been widely adopted in the United States and internationall...

    Authors: Yinghui Wu, Wenzhe Hua, Daqiao Zhu, Ryo Onishi, Yanna Yang and Tomonori Hasegawa
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:369
  2. Health care’s rapid transition from in-person visits to more digital care meetings has challenged nurses to find new, sustainable ways of using digital technology.

    Authors: Malin Carlsson, Annika Kjällman Alm and Malin Holmström Rising
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:368
  3. Hypertension diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up depend on accurate blood pressure measurement; however, inaccurate measurement techniques are common among healthcare providers. To improve professional perform...

    Authors: Mohamed E. H. Elzeky and Noha F. M. Shahine
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:365
  4. Stroke is one of the leading causes of disability in China and worldwide, affecting the health and well-being of both stroke survivors and their family caregivers (i.e. stroke dyads). Dyadic interventions targ...

    Authors: Huanyu Mou, Stanley Kam Ki Lam and Wai Tong Chien
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:364
  5. Nurse managers play a pivotal role in quality patient care and staff satisfaction and retention. An overwhelming amount of work tasks and responsibilities might result in their sleep problems which are expecte...

    Authors: Rong Chen, Pei Fang, Lanhui Tan, Jia Li and Liping Yu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:363
  6. While single-method studies have reported on the effectiveness of simulated interprofessional teaching, our understanding of its full effects remains incomplete. Teaching design also provides no relevant theor...

    Authors: Xin-yi Zhou, Yan-feng Wang, Chun-xia Dou, Xiao-ying Tian, Jin Su, Yan-ya Chen, Feng-xia Yan, Qiao-hong Yang and Wenru Wang
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:362
  7. Amid COVID-19, soon after the closure of academic institutions, academia was compelled to implement teaching and assessments virtually. The situation was not the same for all countries. This transition was muc...

    Authors: Naghma Rizvi, Kiran Mubeen, Shanaz Cassum, Hussain Maqbool Ahmed Khuwaja, Zeenar Salim, Kiran Qasim Ali, Dilshad Noor Ali, Khairulnissa Ajani and Pammla Petrucka
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:361
  8. The aim of this quasi-experimental longitudinal intervention study was to investigate new graduate nurses’ professional competence development after preceptors’ participation in an education intervention.

    Authors: Kirsi Lindfors, Mervi Flinkman, Marja Kaunonen, Heini Huhtala and Eija Paavilainen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:360
  9. During the Covid-19 pandemic, new roles, increased workload, lack of staffing and infection control equipment, unclear infection control guidelines and conflicting information have led to uncertainty and unpre...

    Authors: Ellen Benestad Moi, Anne Valen Skisland, Berit Johannessen, Kristin Haraldstad, Gudrun Rohde and Sylvi Monika Flateland
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:358
  10. When older nursing home residents and their families are faced with end-of-life care decisions in Taiwan, they make them in the context of traditional cultural norms and socioeconomic changes. Both parties (re...

    Authors: Hsin-Tzu Sophie Lee, Chia-Ling Yang, Sei-Ven Leu and Wen-Yu Hu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:357
  11. Since the quality of work life of healthcare workers is affected by various factors, an improvement in their work environment can reduce the burden on them, increasing their performance. This study aimed to id...

    Authors: Sung Shin Kim, Yun Jin Kim, Jun Sik Park, Seoung Hee Ho, Hyosun Kweon and Young-Hyeon Bae
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:356
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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

  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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

  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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

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