community health nursing
Summary: General and comprehensive nursing practice directed to individuals, families, or groups as it relates to and contributes to the health of a population. This is not an official program of a Public Health Department.
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- Instrumental inputs: moving the interpersonal theory of nursing into practiceLinda S Beeber
School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:275-86. 2004..The concept has great utility for clinical practice and research and continuing development and testing of the Interpersonal Theory of Nursing...
- Strategies to reduce unplanned hospitalizations of home healthcare patients: a STEP-BY-STEP APPROACHJackie Crossen-Sills
Norwell Visiting Nurse Association, Inc, 91 Longwater Circle, Norwell, MA 02061, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:368-76. 2006
- Changes in community nursing in Australia: 1995-2000Lynn A Kemp
Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation, University of New South Wales, Australia
J Adv Nurs 49:307-14. 2005..This paper reports a study whose aim was to examine the congruence between community nurses' perceptions and the realities of changes in their work...
- Preventive home care of frail older people: a review of recent case management studiesIngalill Rahm Hallberg
Department of Nursing Care, Lund University, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 13:112-20. 2004..Perhaps effects would be expected in all three areas and thus these should be included in evaluative studies in addition to measures for family and/or informal caregiver's strain and satisfaction...
- Smoking initiation prevention among youths: implications for community health nursing practiceKerada Krainuwat
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53703, USA
J Community Health Nurs 22:195-204. 2005..However, current knowledge about community health nursing practice and smoking initiation interventions is limited...
- Promoting physical activity in primary care settings: health visitors' and practice nurses' views and experiencesFlora Douglas
Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
J Adv Nurs 55:159-68. 2006..This paper reports a study investigating health visitors' and practice nurses' attitudes, beliefs and practice associated with routinely advising patients about physical activity...
- Community-based senior health promotion program using a collaborative practice model: the Escalante Health PartnershipsDiane E Nuñez
Arizona State University, College of Nursing, Tempe 85287, USA
Public Health Nurs 20:25-32. 2003..6 hospital days per year, in comparison with 2.1 hospital days in the same referenced population. This collaborative partnership is a model that can be replicated cost-effectively in other communities...
- [Conditioning of community nurse duties towards the patient treated by family doctor--the opinion of family doctor staff members]Grazyna Rogala-Pawelczyk
Katedry i Załdadu Zarzadzania w Pielegniarstwie Akademii Medycznej w Lublinie
Wiad Lek 55:870-6. 2002..No differences in the opinion of both groups on the duties of community nurses were noticed...
- Impact of a community-based multiple risk factor intervention on cardiovascular risk in black families with a history of premature coronary diseaseDiane M Becker
Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 E Monument St, Room 8028, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Circulation 111:1298-304. 2005..We tested a community-based multiple risk factor intervention (community-based care [CBC]) and compared it with "enhanced" primary care (EPC) to reduce CHD risk in high-risk black families...
- Who cares for the carers? The district nurse perspectiveChantal Simon
Department of Primary Medical Care, University of Southampton, Aldermoor Health Centre, Aldermoor Close, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
Fam Pract 19:29-35. 2002..Community care of elderly and disabled people is increasing. Primary care teams are expected to provide support to the informal carers essential for its success...
- Community resiliency: the potential for community health nursing theory developmentJ C Kulig
School of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Canada
Public Health Nurs 17:374-85. 2000There is insufficient theory development within community health nursing that addresses the community as a collective and not simply as groupings of aggregates...
- Children's community nursing services: models of care delivery. A review of the United Kingdom literatureN Eaton
Wales Office of Research and Development and School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, Wales
J Adv Nurs 32:49-56. 2000..The benefits and limitations of the models are also considered...
- Retaining public health nurses in rural British Columbia: the influence of job and community satisfactionMary Henderson Betkus
Northern Health Authority, McBride, BC
Can J Public Health 95:54-8. 2004..The objectives of the study were: to examine public health nurses' (PHNs) job and community satisfaction; to relate job and community satisfaction to their decision to stay in their current employment in rural British Columbia...
- Children's home nursing: results of a national surveyCelia Cramp
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
Paediatr Nurs 15:39-43. 2003..Further research is needed on several aspects of home care including the relative costs and benefits of different forms of service in comparison to hospital-based care...
- Development and feasibility of a nurse administered strategy on depression in community-dwelling patients with a chronic physical diseaseJacques Th M van Eijk
Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 54:87-94. 2004..The intervention has been further improved on the basis of our experiences, and is now ready to be tested in an effectiveness study...
- A randomized trial of two types of nurse-assisted home care for patients with COPDDavid Coultas
Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA
Chest 128:2017-24. 2005....
- Review of nurse home visiting interventions for community-dwelling older persons with existing disabilityDianne V Liebel
Department of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Med Care Res Rev 66:119-46. 2009..This review helps provide insight into variables that influence disability outcomes as well as the development of best-practice models of in-home visiting to older adults with existing disability...
- Improving district nurses' confidence and knowledge in the principles and practice of palliative careCathy Shipman
King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, London, UK
J Adv Nurs 63:494-505. 2008..This paper is a report of part of an evaluation of the impact of a national palliative care education and support programme on the knowledge and confidence of members of district nursing teams...
- Effects of a programme of multifactorial home visits on falls and mobility impairments in elderly people at risk: randomised controlled trialJ C van Haastregt
Research Division, Institute for Rehabilitation Research, PO Box 192, 6430 AD Hoensbroek, Netherlands
BMJ 321:994-8. 2000..To evaluate whether a programme of multifactorial home visits reduces falls and impairments in mobility in elderly people living in the community...
- The integrative clinical preceptor model: a new method for teaching undergraduate community health nursingSharon Mallette
Department of Family and Community Nursing, 239 Rivers Building, East Carolina University School of School of Nursing, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
Nurse Educ 30:21-6. 2005..Clinical Preceptor Model was designed to provide a framework for undergraduate clinical education in community health nursing. The model is based on reciprocal collaboration between students, preceptors, and faculty...
- Randomised controlled trial of home based care of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseOshana Hermiz
School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
BMJ 325:938. 2002..To evaluate usefulness of limited community based care for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease after discharge from hospital. Design: Randomised controlled trial...
- Community health nursing in Australia: a critical literature review and implications for professional developmentKim Brookes
St George Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales
Contemp Nurse 16:195-207. 2004..Increasing emphasis on community-based mandates an examination of the community health nurse (CHN)...
- Care by general practitioners and district nurses of patients receiving home nursing: a study from suburban StockholmSonja Modin
Family Medicine Stockholm, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 20:208-12. 2002..To review the care by general practitioners (GPs), district nurses and assistant nurses of patients receiving home nursing...
- Practice nurses' intentions to use clinical guidelinesSuezann Puffer
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
J Adv Nurs 47:500-9. 2004..The utility of the Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB) has not been previously investigated in explaining this variance in community nursing...
- Interprofessional relationships and communication in primary palliative care: impact of the Gold Standards FrameworkKashifa Mahmood-Yousuf
Health Services Research Institute, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
Br J Gen Pract 58:256-63. 2008..These aspects of palliative care are highlighted in the Gold Standards Framework, a programme recently established in UK primary care...
- The clinical specialist in community health nursing: a solution for the 21st centuryM Hemstrom
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Public Health Nurs 17:386-91. 2000The clinical specialist (CS) in community health nursing (CHN) addresses health problems in populations and communities in ways that are different from and complimentary to strategies used by practitioners of individualized patient care...
- The medical care of patients with primary care home nursing is complex and influenced by non-medical factors: a comprehensive retrospective study from a suburban area in SwedenSonja Modin
Centre for Family Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Alfred Nobels alle 12, S 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
BMC Health Serv Res 4:22. 2004....
- Getting a visit: how district nurses and general practitioners 'organise' each other in primary careShaun Speed
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL
Sociol Health Illn 28:883-902. 2006....
- Strategic planning for UCSF's community health nursing faculty practicesJoanne M Saxe
Department of Community Health Systems, University of California San Francisco School of Nursing, 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
Nurs Outlook 52:179-88. 2004
- Home visiting programme for older people with health problems: process evaluationAns Nicolaides-Bouman
Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
J Adv Nurs 58:425-35. 2007..This paper is a report of a process evaluation of the content, patient compliance and participant experiences of a home visiting programme for older people with self-reported health problems...
- The essence of 'community' within community nursing: a district nursing perspectiveJulie McGarry
School of Nursing, The University of Nottingham, Derby, UK
Health Soc Care Community 11:423-30. 2003..This also raises key issues regarding the tensions which exist for nurses trying to balance notions of community and community-based care within the parameters of organisational and professional boundaries...
- Sustained nurse home visiting in early childhood: exploring Australian nursing competenciesLynn Kemp
Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation, University of New South Wales, Australia
Public Health Nurs 22:254-9. 2005..Competency development and associated nurse training and support are needed for delivery of quality SHNV services...
- Building community and public health nursing capacity: a synthesis report of the National Community Health Nursing StudyJane M Underwood
Nursing Health Services Research Unit, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
Can J Public Health 100:I1-11. 20091) To describe the community health nursing workforce in Canada; 2) To compare, across political jurisdictions and community health sectors, what helps and hinders community nurses to work effectively; 3) To identify organizational ..
- An exploration of nurse practitioner care to homebound frail eldersKaren Dick
College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02125 3394, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 18:325-34. 2006..To identify and classify care activities of nurse practitioners (NPs) providing primary care for frail homebound elders and to describe NPs' perceptions of the outcomes of their care activities...
- The feasibility of screening for intimate partner violence during postpartum home visitsSusan M Jack
School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 40:150-70. 2008....
- Does home visiting improve parenting and the quality of the home environment? A systematic review and meta analysisD Kendrick
Division of General Practice, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
Arch Dis Child 82:443-51. 2000..To evaluate the effectiveness of home visiting programmes on parenting and quality of the home environment...
- Evaluation of delivery of enhanced diabetes care to patients of South Asian ethnicity: the United Kingdom Asian Diabetes Study (UKADS)J P O'Hare
Biomedical Research Institute, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
Diabet Med 21:1357-65. 2004..We tested the hypothesis that enhanced care for diabetes, tailored to the needs of the South Asian community with Type 2 diabetes, would improve risk factors for diabetic vascular complications and ultimately reduce morbidity and mortality...
- Ambiguous chronic illness in women: community health nursing concernJulie E Johnson
School of Nursing, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88033, USA
J Community Health Nurs 23:159-67. 2006..Suggestions for community health nurses to improve the lives of women with ambiguous chronic illness are offered...
- Job stress and general wellbeing: a comparative study of medical-surgical and home care nursesSusan Salmond
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Nursing, Newark, NJ, USA
Medsurg Nurs 14:301-9. 2005..A comparative, descriptive design was used. Findings support the need to examine workplace stressors and implement strategies to reduce overall job stress among medical-surgical nurses...
- A smoking reduction and cessation program with registered nurses: findings and implications for community health nursingK Chalmers
Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3T 2N2
J Community Health Nurs 18:115-34. 2001..This study highlights the complexity of assisting nurses to quit smoking and of implementing and evaluating a program based on accepted community health models of practice...
- Palliative home nursing interventions for people with HIV/AIDS: a pilot studyLinda Robinson
Hahn School of Nursing, USA
J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 17:37-46. 2006..Content analysis of nurses' narrative descriptions of their interventions revealed that care is concentrated around physiologic monitoring and adapting the home care environment to assist patients to manage their medications...
- A study of core interventions in home nursingKristel De Vliegher
Nursing Department, Federatie van Wit Gele Kruisverenigingen van Vlaanderen Federation of the White and Yellow Cross of Flanders, Brussels, Belgium
Int J Nurs Stud 42:513-20. 2005..To gain insight into the core interventions in home nursing...
- Advanced care planning: a study on home health nursesLaurie A Badzek
School of Nursing, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Appl Nurs Res 19:56-62. 2006..Recognition of patient preferences can be enhanced by understanding and overcoming barriers that hinder discussions of ACP. Educational opportunities focusing on ACP are encouraged for all health care providers...
- Global case management: Hong Kong. Care for the hospital-discharged frail elders by nurse case managers: a process evaluation of a longitudinal case management service projectDaniel C N Yau
Medical and Geriatrics Rehabilitation Centre, Haven of Hope Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Lippincotts Case Manag 10:203-12. 2005..Another 7 thematic descriptions on essential factors for the successful implementation of case management were configured in a dual-dimensional framework of staff and structural factors...
- Development and testing of a caring-based intervention for older adults with heart failureJoanne R Duffy
School of Nursing, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC 20064, USA
J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:325-33. 2005..Through a phased development process including research, this intervention can be refined and used to guide clinicians, administrators, and policymakers in the provision of high-quality care to older adults with HF...
- Exploring the role of the mental health nurse in community mental health care for the agedRob Ryan
Aged Persons Mental Health Program, NorthWestern Mental Health, Sunshine Hospital, St Albans, Australia
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:91-105. 2006..Data analysis revealed two main themes, the role of the nurse, and the specific functions of the nurse. This data is presented as a beginning contribution to the paucity of literature currently available in this important area...
- Caseload management in community children's nursingMary Lewis
Bath and North East Somerset Primary Care Trust
Paediatr Nurs 20:18-22. 2008..This action research project aimed to find ways of managing community children's nursing caseloads that would improve the efficiency, effectiveness and equity of services and inform negotiations with service commissioners...
- Implementing a self-management model of relapse prevention for psychosis into routine clinical practiceS Stevens
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Reading CMHT, Reading RG30 4EJ, Berkshire, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 12:495-501. 2005..Ongoing work will be carried out in addressing and reporting the outcomes of the full project in future papers...
- Training for crisis resolution home treatment teamsNina Lakhani
Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health, London
Nurs Times 102:19-20. 2006..This article presents some key changes made to short training courses in crisis resolution...
- 'What she says she needs doesn't make a lot of sense': seeing and knowing in a field study of home-care case managementChristine Ceci
University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Nurs Philos 7:90-9. 2006..To change practice it seems important, if only as a first step, to recognize the constraints of thought in what we see...
- The development of an evaluation questionnaire for the Newcastle Crisis Assessment and Home Treatment Service: finding a way to include the voices of service usersC Hopkins
Newcastle Primary Care Trust, Geoffrey Rhodes Centre, Byker, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:40-7. 2006..As a 'live' document through use and feedback, the questionnaire will continue to evolve in order to retain its sensitivity and relevance...
- Service users and other stakeholders' evaluation of a liaison mental health service in an accident and emergency department and a general hospital settingS Eales
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Institute of Health Sciences, City University, London, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:70-7. 2006..The findings provide new information regarding what service users and other stakeholders expect from a liaison mental health service and important areas to consider when offering a satisfactory service...
- Screening for infants with developmental deficits and/or autism: a Swedish pilot studyBengt Persson
Department of Nursing, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
J Pediatr Nurs 21:313-24. 2006..The results have indicated a new systematic methodology to examine infants, which is to be further developed...
- Nursing care quality: process and outcome relationshipsNaomi E Ervin
School of Nursing, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, USA
Can J Nurs Res 38:174-90. 2006..The authors conclude that further refinement of the model will help to build a stronger foundation for the study and provision of quality nursing care...
- Managing the care of patients discharged from home health: a quiet threat to patient safety?Linda Flynn
New Jersey Collaborating Center for Nursing, Rutgers College of Nursing, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 25:184-90. 2007..This study aimed to explore a related yet fundamental question: How confident are home health nurses that their patients can manage their care when discharged from home health services?..
- Learning to support children with complex and continuing health needs and their familiesHelen Farasat
Children with Complex and Continuing Health Needs, Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, UK
J Spec Pediatr Nurs 12:72-83. 2007..This paper reports on the evaluation of a pilot placement for preregistration child health nursing students focused on supporting children with complex needs in their homes...
- Health visiting assessment processes under scrutiny: a case study of knowledge use during family health needs assessmentsJane V Appleton
School of Health and Social Care, Oxford Brookes University, Jack Straws Lane, Marston, Oxford OX3 0FL, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 45:682-96. 2008..To date, there has been only limited empirical examination of the types of knowledge and ways of knowing which are likely to influence health visiting practice during family health needs assessments...
- Home health care nurses' perceptions of empowermentKathleen M Williamson
College of Nursing, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4310, USA
J Community Health Nurs 24:133-53. 2007..Home health care nurses believe that having the ability to practice collaboratively and build professional relationships was essential. Nurses in this study perceived empowerment as having meaning, choice, and competence in their job...
- Postnatal support for drug users: evaluation of a specialist health visiting serviceLinda Smith
The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
Community Pract 80:24-9. 2007..However, potential for confusion over lines of accountability between professionals could exist. Also, meeting the complex needs of these women in a sustained way in the community may remain problematic...
- Community matrons improve health: patients' perspectivesKerri Wright
Br J Community Nurs 12:453-9. 2007..These aspects of the community matron's role seemed to help the patients to feel safe and secure, improved their quality of life and ultimately increased the confidence and control they felt over their long-term conditions...
- The use of telecare for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: implications for managementKhim Horton
Centre for Research in Nursing and Midwifery Education, Division of Health and Social Care, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Surrey, UK
J Nurs Manag 16:173-80. 2008..To evaluate the telecare service offered by Home Care teams to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
- Developing a preceptorship/mentorship model for home health care nursesJulie DeCicco
Saint Elizabeth Health Care
J Community Health Nurs 25:15-25. 2008..This study demonstrates how evidence and innovation were used to create a preceptorship/mentorship model to develop community nursing leaders of the future...
- Community psychiatric nurses' experience of working with people who engage in deliberate self-harmAndrew R Thompson
Clinical Psychology Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:153-61. 2008..The results highlight the potential difficulties faced by community staff and can be translated into clear recommendations for training and support...
- In-home wound care management utilizing information technologyGina Litzinger
Saint Francis University Center of Excellence for Remote and Medically Under Served Areas, 117 Evergreen Drive, Loretto, PA 15940, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 25:119-30. 2007....
- Vision to reality: using patients' voices to develop and improve servicesRose Curry
Sunderland Teaching Primary Care Trust
Br J Community Nurs 11:438-45. 2006..This needs to be used positively to make improvements for patients in line with the NHS Improvement Plan and long-term conditions agenda...
- Measuring self-perceived public health nursing competencies using a quantitative approachBrenda Poulton
Institute of Nursing Research, University of Ulster at Jordanstown, Newtownabbey BT37 OQB, United Kingdom
Nurse Educ Today 27:238-46. 2007....
- Putting the pieces together: private-duty home healthcare and geriatric care management: one home health agency's modelLisa M Scott
HealthTouch, Inc, Wakefield, RI, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 25:167-72. 2007..The methods of market assessment, the necessary staff to implement the program, and an overview of geriatric care management in general are presented together with an actual case study...
- Home sweet home: a concept analysis of home visitingDiane K Pastor
Columbia University School of Nursing, 24 Bluff Point Road, Northport, NY 11768, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:389-94. 2006
- Expressing and responding to pain and stoicism in home-care nurse-patient interactionsJudith Spiers
Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Scand J Caring Sci 20:293-301. 2006..Observational research of interaction-as-it-occurs must continue to better understand how nurses and patients co-construct personal identities of suffering and stoicism...
- Intelligent nursing: accounting for knowledge as action in practiceMary E Purkis
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Nurs Philos 7:247-56. 2006..This conceptualization is captured in an understanding of the intelligent creation of context by the nurse for nursing practice to be ethical and effective...
- An analysis of the differences between hospital and home healthcare nurse job satisfactionLeslie Neal-Boylan
University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:505-12. 2006
- The caring behaviors of the home health nurse and influence on medication adherenceRhoda A Owens
Trinity Health, Minot, ND, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:517-26. 2006..Other significant findings indicated that the verbal and nonverbal caring behaviors of the nurses and the patients' perception of the caring behaviors influenced and improved the patients' medication adherence by week 4...
- Client-centered home care: balancing between competing responsibilitiesTineke Schoot
Zuyd University, Heerlen, The Netherlands
Clin Nurs Res 15:231-54; discussion 255-7. 2006..Recommendations for practice concern a care relationship and a dialogue with the client, critical ethical reflection, professional autonomy, self-assertiveness and organizational support...
- The benefits of diabetes self-management education of the elderly veteran in the home care settingJacquelyn Wolf
Home Based Primary Care, VACT Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:645-51; quiz 652-3. 2006
- 'You don't talk about the voices': voice hearers and community mental health nurses talk about responding to voice hearing experiencesMichael Coffey
Community Mental Health Nursing, Centre for Mental Health Studies, School of Health Science, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
J Clin Nurs 17:1591-600. 2008..To explore service user and community mental health nurses views on responses to voice hearing experiences...
- The Frail Elderly Community-Based Case Management ProjectCheryl Duke
Patient Care Services Administration, Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Geriatr Nurs 26:122-7. 2005..Conventional hands-on delivery was combined with the distance-based convenience of telehealth. The outcomes prove this model to be cost-effective while improving quality of life for enrollees...
- Structuring health needs assessments: the medicalisation of health visitingSarah Cowley
King s College London
Sociol Health Illn 26:503-26. 2004..In this respect, it serves as a marker in the continued medicalisation of health visiting...
- A unique opportunity for students: long-term therapeutic relationships with chronically ill clientsCheryl Thompson
York College of Pennsylvania, Department of Nursing, York, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 25:180-2. 2004..At York College of Pennsylvania, community health nursing faculty designed a home health clinical experience with chronically ill clients that would be meaningful ..
- Aspects of the care of people with HIV/AIDS in South AfricaLeana R Uys
School of Nursing, University of Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
Public Health Nurs 20:271-80. 2003..Health care providers can change the experience of illness and death for PWA through adequate counseling, palliative care, and terminal care that meet professional standards...
- Observations of nurses' treatment of leg and foot ulcers in community health careElisabeth Ribu
Oslo University College, Faculty of Nursing, Oslo, Norway
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:342-50. 2003..The aim of the study was to obtain knowledge about leg and foot ulcer care performed by nurses in community health care...
- The guideline contradiction: health visitors' use of formal guidelines for identifying and assessing families in needJane V Appleton
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College, London, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 41:785-97. 2004..Thus, even when guidelines exist, no accurate predictions can be made about health visitors' knowledge of or use of such guidelines in practice...
- Learning disabilities: a survey of community nurses for people with prevalence of challenging behaviour and contact demandsEamonn Slevin
School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:571-9. 2004..68 million people. In this region it is estimated that there are 8500 people with learning disabilities who are in contact with services, this includes around 500 people remaining in hospitals awaiting resettlement...
- Changing focus of practice for community health nurses: advancing the practice roleAilsa Munns
Community Mothers Program WA, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
Contemp Nurse 16:208-13. 2004..The Community Mothers Program has proved to be very successful. The success is attributed to the partnership model established between community members, parents, and child health nurses...
- Improving networks between acute care nurses and an aged care assessment teamAndrew Robinson
Tasmanian School of Nursing, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
J Clin Nurs 13:486-96. 2004..However, few nurses understand the changing aged care system or the consequences of poor referral on the lives of older people postdischarge...
- Children who require long-term ventilation: staff education and trainingJaqui Hewitt-Taylor
Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth House, 15 19 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 20:93-102. 2004..This paper reports on a study of the perceived education and training needs of staff who care for children with complex needs, including assisted ventilation, and their families...
- Respiratory care in community settingsChristie Niziol
Abacus International, Bicester
Nurs Stand 19:41-5. 2004..This article reviews the nurse's role in respiratory care in community settings. It aims to identify successful models of community-based respiratory care so that future models and programmes can benefit...
- The institution enters the family home: home visits in Sweden to new parents by the child health care nurseChristina A L Baggens
Department of Communications Studies, Linkoping University, Sweden
J Community Health Nurs 21:15-27. 2004..However, sometimes the parents were not even involved in the nurse's activities...
- Registered nurses' experiences with an evidence-based home care pathway for myocardial infarction clientsW Young
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Can J Cardiovasc Nurs 14:24-31. 2004..To obtain home health nurses' comments on an evidence-based care pathway for post myocardial infarction...
- Rural community mental health nursing: a grounded theory account of sole practiceHeather Gibb
Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 12:243-50. 2003..The meanings of the relationship are elaborated in terms of unusually high levels of responsibility, professional ingenuity, powerlessness and the independent and risky character of life in the bush...
- The recognition and support of carersAlison Jarvis
University of Edinburgh Lothian Primary and Community Division
Prof Nurse 20:24-6. 2004..Many carers are isolated and GP surgeries are often their first point of contact for support and resources. This article describes the role of a carer support and development worker, whose aim is to provide the support carers need...
- Health needs assessment in the health visiting service and the impact on the ethnic communityAnna M Houston
R and D The Link Centre, St Georges Hospital, Hornchurch RM12 6RS, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 40:85-94. 2003..It focuses on one vignette to demonstrate the practical and difficult issues when a formal system is used to assess needs in clients who do not speak English as a first language...
- Implementing evidence-based practice: walking the talkNorma E Thurston
Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Appl Nurs Res 17:239-47. 2004..The EBP program was judged to be highly satisfactory to participants and their managers...
- Refocusing health visiting -- sharpening the vision and facilitating the processSusan M Carr
Northumbria University, Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Nurs Manag 13:249-56. 2005..The intention was to inform role development during the three year evaluation period...
- Workplace variables and their relationship to quality client outcomes in home healthMargaret Kroposki
Greenville Technical College, South Carolina 29601, USA
Public Health Nurs 21:555-63. 2004..Nurse managers in home health care settings can use the model constructed as a result of the research to adjust the dimensions of OS to improve client outcomes...
- Assessing palliative care outcomes for people with motor neurone disease living at homeRhidian A Hughes
Centre for Health and Social Care, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TZ, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 10:449-53. 2004..The outcome measure was generally viewed positively by those involved. However, problems with this scale itself point to the need for a specialized instrument to assess palliative care outcomes for people living with MND...
- Clinical practice guidelines to improve shared decision-making about assistive device use in home care: a pilot intervention studyMarc Roelands
Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology, Ghent, Belgium
Patient Educ Couns 55:252-64. 2004..The findings suggest that these CPG can structure communication between caregiver and client, and can support caregivers in facilitating clients' self-determination concerning coping with their disabilities...
- Home care patients' responses to point-of-care technologyM L Stricklin
Visiting Nurse Association Healthcare Partners of Ohio, 2500 East 22nd Street, Cleveland, OH 44115-3204, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 19:774-8. 2001..Variables impacting patient receptiveness and recommendations for patient education are discussed to help agencies develop individual POC training and education plans...
- Mothering and promoting health in a socially-deprived areaLinda Price
Berkshire West Primary Care Trust
Community Pract 80:24-7. 2007..This has implications for health visiting practice. It suggests that health visitors could more effectively promote the health of families by engaging with mothers within their wider social groups..
- The effects of education and training on clinical practice in wound healingMichael A Seeley
Department of Human Resources, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucestershire, UK
Int Wound J 5:660-4. 2008..Kolb's Learning Styles Inventory was used to measure learning styles. Findings were that experimental nurses failed to show improved post-intervention clinical practice compared with the control group...
- 10 uses for personal digital assistants in home careMarilyn Smith-Stoner
California State University, Fullerton, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 21:797-800. 2003..clinical staff can use personal digital assistants (PDAs) to become more organized, expand quick reference libraries, and have some fun! If you've been wondering if a PDA will help maximize your work efficiently, this article is for you!..
- Responding to patient-initiated humor: guidelines for practiceKathleen Adamle
College of Nursing, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 24:638-44. 2006....
- Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment StudyJohn Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Job Retention Among Home Healthcare NursesCAROL ELLENBECKER; Fiscal Year: 2005..Knowledge of variables that contribute to job retention in home care will provide the information necessary to maintain nursing staff and assure access to quality home healthcare services. ..
- FOLLOW-UP OF FAMILIES IN EARLY PREVENTIVE INTERVENTIONDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Familias En Accion: Educating & Changing CommunitiesPatricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008..This collaboration between the nurse-researcher, the multidisciplinary research team, and the targeted community provides an important venue for the dissemination of nursing knowledge and praxis in a Mexican-American community. ..
- Does Girl Talk-2 Work in the Juvenile Justice System?Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004..The collaboration between a school of nursing and a local juvenile probation department provides a unique opportunity to implement and evaluate a community-centered STD/HIV prevention intervention. ..
- Age 9 Follow-up of Preventive InterventionDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Age-27 Follow-up of Early Preventive InterventionDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Age 12 Follow-up of Early Preventive InterventionDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results from this trial will provide policy makers with an estimate of likely long-term effects of this program when it is conducted in close to real-life conditions. ..
- FOLLOW-UP OF FAMILIES IN EARLY PREVENTIVE INTERVENTIONDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- AGE 6 TEST OF HOME VISITS BY NURSES VS PARAPROFESSIONALSDavid Olds; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Predictors of Dietary Quality in Low-Income Pregnant WomenEileen R Fowles; Fiscal Year: 2010..More effective targeted strategies initiated within this narrow window of time may reduce the number of low birth weight infants and improve obstetrical outcomes. ..
- Home-Based Blood Pressure Interventions for African AmericansPenny H Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- HOME NURSE INTERVENTION FOR IUDE INFANTS--3 YR FOLLOW UPArlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2002..Data will be of significant use to researchers, health care providers, insurers and policy makers. ..
- A Telenovela Intervention to Increase Mexican American Elders' Home Care UseJANICE DIANE CRIST; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thirty Mexican American elders and their caregivers will view the telenovela;and 30 elders and their caregivers will watch the general video. We will show the videotapes in the hospital setting. We will compare results 6 months later. ..
- A+ Asthma Rural PartnershipArlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004..The findings of this study will be important to clinicians, researchers, and health policy makers. ..
- Reducing Adverse Self-Medication Behaviors in Older Adults with HypertensionPatricia Neafsey; Fiscal Year: 2007..Healthcare utilization will be compared between the 2 groups after 52 weeks and a cost-benefit analysis conducted. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NEBULIZER INTERVENTION IN MINORITY CHILDREN WITH ASTHMAArlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2004..Study findings will improve clinical care to this vulnerable population of children and will be if significant use to health care providers, researchers, insurers and policy makers. ..
- Improving Asthma Communication in Minority FamiliesArlene Butz; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Working Conditions & Adverse Events in Home Health CarePenny Feldman; Fiscal Year: 2003..It should lead to sounder intervention research and contribute to the broader literature on working conditions, service quality, and patient safety. ..
- Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for LatinosKathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..
- Multifaceted Depression Diabetes Program for HispanicsKathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2008..e., diet, exercise, checking blood glucose, and taking diabetic medication), decreased HbA1c levels and diabetes symptoms; and c) will improve function and satisfaction with diabetic and depression care vs. UC. ..
- Patient Preference in Primary Care Depression TreatmentPatrick Raue; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Promoting Self-Care with Telehomecare: Impact on OutcomeKathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2008..Findings will help guide optimal use of telehomecare in promoting self-care in the growing population of chronically ill elders whose conditions are characterized by high morbidity, complex therapies and poor quality and cost outcomes. ..
- Treatment of Early Age Mania StudyJohn Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2008..The chief study statistician, Dr. Satish lyengar is subcontracted to the coordinating site at Washington U in St. Louis and Dr. Philip Lavori is a major consultant for statistical analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Reducing Depressive Symptoms in Low-Income MothersLinda Beeber; Fiscal Year: 2008..By helping these mothers better utilize Early Head Start resources, the positive benefits of the intervention can be maintained and thus result in lasting benefit for the child as well as the mother. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Longitudinal Narrative Study of Women Who were Unsuccessful in Work-based WelfareEugenie Hildebrandt; Fiscal Year: 2009..Each woman will be interviewed four times over a 12-month period. The primary analytic approach will be a multistage narrative analysis developed by the investigative team for application in longitudinal qualitative interview studies. ..
- Informatics based nurse triage in lung transplant careStanley Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Proactive Primary Dementia CareRichard H Fortinsky; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Community-Based Approach to Designing an AIDS Program for HIV+ Mothers in IndiaAdeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2008..These findings will lead to future funding to actually develop and test a newly designed program. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Critical Factors Impacting Family Transition to Preschool Special Health ServicesLinda Caley; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Health related quality of life: Elders in long-term careMary D Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings from this study will enable policy makers and providers, as well as recipients of long term care services, to evaluate and make informed choices related to long-term care. ..
- Factors Influencing the Health-Promotion Behaviors of Older Male InmatesSusan Loeb; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ADOLESCENT DATING VIOLENCE: DEVELOPMENT OF A THEORETICAL FRAMEWORKDONNA MARTSOLF; Fiscal Year: 2009..The university / community collaborative research team, with the assistance of a consultant who is a world renowned expert on interpersonal violence, will determine the implications of the theory for prevention efforts. ..
- Exploring Research Communication and Engagement in a Rural Community: The Libby PCharlene Winters; Fiscal Year: 2009..Lessons learned from this cohort of rural residents will help improve communication and interaction between researchers and the public regarding this nationally distributed toxic substance. ..
- Bloodborne Pathogen Risk in Home Healthcare WorkersRobyn Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2007..This study will improve our understanding of the risks facing home health care workers and allow us to focus our risk management energies and resources appropriately. ..
- Treatment Initiation of Late-life Depression in Home CareEllen Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007..The impact, feasibility, and acceptance of the research intervention aimed at improving the delivery of late-life depression treatment will be evaluated. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Interdisciplinary Understanding of Online ServicesPamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2004..The two-day conference will be held during the last week of January 2004 in Tampa, Florida. ..
- CLINICAL TRIAL OF WELLNESS TRAINING FOR THE MENTALLY ILLLinda Chafetz; Fiscal Year: 2004..Findings will contribute substantially to knowledge about active and individualized health promotion for the SMI and its value above and beyond that of basic primary care. ..
- Prevention of chronic asthma: age 7 follow upMARY KLINNERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, we will use the early data to identify developmental precursors for poor adherence and increased asthma morbidity at age 7. ..
- Innovative HCW Training: Infectious Disease RiskRobyn Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results of this study may have important implications for effective health and safety training for nurses. ..
- Managing Chronic Illness: Telemonitoring vs TelephoneKathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2005..Findings regarding health outcomes and advantages and disadvantages of the two interventions will guide the design of a larger clinical trial to compare telemonitoring to telephone disease management. ..
- HOME HYGIENE INTERVENTIONElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2002..Logistic regression, Liang-Zeger regression, and Chi Square analyses will be used to test differences in rates of transmission of symptoms and changes in quantity, types and resistance patterns of microbial flora of the hands. ..
- RESOURCE USE AND PATIENT OUTCOMES IN MEDICARE HOME CARERichard Fortinsky; Fiscal Year: 2006..Results will help provide useful scientific evidence to Medicare home care agency decision makers in the PPS and OBQI eras. ..
- HOMEBOUND ELDERLY--MAINTAINING POSTTREATMENT CONTINENCESandra Engberg; Fiscal Year: 2002..10) Explore the development of a predictive model of patients who relapse during follow-up. ..
- Language, Literacy, Culture: Communication of Health ConceptsDOUGLAS BRUGGE; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Nursing & Environmental Health Conference: Methymercury and Human Health EffectsJeanne Hewitt; Fiscal Year: 2006..The investigators discuss plans for national advertising strategies, for evaluation of the workshop, and for ongoing support for the projects and their dissemination. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Alcohol Use Reduction in Methadone Individuals with HCVAdeline Nyamathi; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Anger Assessment and Intervention in Rural YouthKathryn Puskar; Fiscal Year: 2006..The intervention reduces a health disparity by providing a service for rural youth. ..
- BLOODBORNE EXPOSURE MANAGEMENTRobyn Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2001..This study will identify barriers to appropriate implementation of the Guidelines and allow us to focus our energies and resources on specific improvements in order to minimize the risk of infection to exposed employees. ..
- Oncology Depression Program--Latinas with CancerKathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- A Lifestyle Change Program to Prevent Type 2 DiabetesRobin Whittemore; Fiscal Year: 2006..3. To explore the reach, adoption, implementation, and maintenance of a lifestyle change program delivered by NPs in primary care settings. ..
- Text Messaging for Abstinence and HIV Risk PreventionSheana Bull; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Staff Hand Hygiene and Nosocomial Infections in NeonatesElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Stopping URIs and FLU in the Family: the Stuffy TrialElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- EFFECTS OF OSHA GUIDELINES ON VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN MENJane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Interdisciplinary Research:Antimicrobial Resistance(RMI)Elaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2006..In the final year, plans for a sustainable Consortium on antimicrobial resistance will be formalized. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- RUPP-PIJohn Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2006..It describes a 5-year multisite 3-arm, double blind, placebo substitution intervention to establish the optimal length of antidepressant treatment in children and adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder. ..
- Impact of Hand Hygiene Guideline on Infections and CostsElaine Larson; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Adolescent daughters' response and adjustment to maternal breast cancerDANUTA CLEMMENS; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Biosocial Study of Childhood DisabilityDAPHNE BUGENTAL; Fiscal Year: 2006..Finally, we will study the benefits of an attribution-based home visitation program for new parents of "challenged" children as a means of reducing risk and fostering opportunity. ..
- Evaluation of Workplace Violence Prevention InterventionJane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2006..4) Design and implement a violence prevention intervention within these workplaces. 5) Conduct a process and outcome evaluation of the intervention in sample workplaces one year following program implementation. ..
- Hospital to Home: Cognitively Impaired Elders/CaregiversMary Naylor; Fiscal Year: 2009..Findings have the potential to inform improved care management of these patients and their caregivers, an Institute of Medicine priority for national action. ..
- Blood Exposure and Primary Prevention in the Home Care *JANE LIPSCOMP; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Scientific & Clinical Symposium on Tourette SyndromeJohn Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2004..The 4th International Scientific and Clinical Symposium is part of a planned effort to identify current research advances, disseminate them within the scientific community, and establish networks of basic and clinical scientists. ..
- Workplace Violence Risk in the Home Health Work PlaceJane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..