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  1. Substantial mass migrations to the Scandinavian countries have made them heterogeneous and multicultural societies. Migration has also influenced the workforce, especially the healthcare system that has had to...

    Authors: Tariq Alkhaled, Gudrun Rohde, Birgit Lie and Berit Johannessen
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:322
  2. Simulation is part of the training provided to nurses enrolled in the master’s degree for critical care nursing programmes at our institution. Although the students are practicing nurses, many still make mista...

    Authors: Jefferson Garcia Guerrero, Grace Medalyn Tungpalan-Castro and Minerva Pingue-Raguini
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:318
  3. Nurse educators are required to be present and reflective while directly involving nursing students in teaching–learning using creative and innovative interaction. Heavy daily workloads (including the teaching...

    Authors: Kathleen Froneman, Emmerentia du Plessis and Anneke Catherina van Graan
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:317
  4. Flipped learning excessively boosts the conceptual understanding of students through the reversed arrangement of pre-learning and in classroom learning events and challenges students to independently achieve l...

    Authors: Mohamed E. H. Elzeky, Heba M. M. Elhabashy, Wafaa G. M. Ali and Shaimaa M. E. Allam
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:316
  5. Despite the significant role they play in the whole health care system, home care nurses are not paid the attention they deserve. Besides highlighting their significant role in the health care system, the COVI...

    Authors: Tahereh Najafi Ghezeljeh, Sahar Keyvanloo Shahrestanaki, Zahra Amrollah Majdabadi kohne and Ehsan Fakhari
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:314
  6. Burnout occurs frequently in nurses and seems more common in nurses providing palliative care. However, to our knowledge, there is a lack of understanding regarding the factors influencing burnout among pallia...

    Authors: Yalin Zhang, Jianjun Jiang, Chuanmei Zhu, Chunhua Liu, Chang Guan and Xiaolin Hu
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:313
  7. Endotracheal suctioning (ETS) is one of the most common invasive procedures performed by critical care nurses (CCNs) to remove accumulated pulmonary secretions, ensure airway patency for adequate ventilation a...

    Authors: Sameer A. Alkubati, Khaled M. Al-Sayaghi, Gamil G. Alrubaiee, Mokhtar Abdu Hamid, Khalil A Saleh, Talal Al-Qalah and Ahmad K. Al-Sadi
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:312
  8. Effective team leadership and good activation criteria can effectively initiate rapid response system (RRS) to reduce hospital mortality and improve quality of life. The first reaction time of nurses plays an ...

    Authors: Yuchen Wu, Jiaming Wang, Fan Luo, Dan Li, Xue Ran, Xuanlin Ren, Lixiu Zhang and Jingyun Wei
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:311
  9. Research internationally shows that nursing students find dosage calculation difficult. Identifying the specific aspects of dose calculation procedures that are most commonly associated with errors would enabl...

    Authors: Laia Wennberg-Capellades, Pilar Fuster-Linares, Encarnación Rodríguez-Higueras, Alberto Gallart Fernández-Puebla and Mireia Llaurado-Serra
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:309
  10. The World Health Organization has formally recognized that healthcare professionals are at risk of developing mental health problems; finding ways to reduce their stress is mandatory to improve both their qual...

    Authors: Yolanda López-del-Hoyo, Selene Fernández-Martínez, Adrián Pérez-Aranda, Alberto Barceló-Soler, Jose Guzman-Parra, Esperanza Varela-Moreno, Daniel Campos, Alicia Monreal-Bartolomé, María Beltrán-Ruiz, Berta Moreno-Küstner, Fermín Mayoral-Cleries and Javier García-Campayo
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:308
  11. 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
  12. Nursing is a moral attempt and endeavor. Moral sensitivity training is one of the most important ways to strengthen nursing moral decision making. Thus, the purpose of this study was to determine the effect of...

    Authors: Farideh Bahrieni, Parviz Azodi, Abdollah Hajivandi, Zahra seddighi and Faezeh Jahanpour
    Citation: BMC Nursing 2022 21:305
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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

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