Essays about: "Nursing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 356 essays containing the word Nursing.

  1. 1. Opioid-Free Anesthesia and the Nurse Anesthetist. Experiences in Sweden and the United States.

    University essay from

    Author : Sofia Pihlblad; Daniel Verbeeck; [2019-06-20]
    Keywords : Opioid-free anesthesia; OFA; General anesthesia; Non-opioid analgesics; Nurse anesthetist; Experience;

    Abstract : Bakgrund: Opioidberoende och överdosrelaterade dödsfall är ett växande problem i bådeSverige och USA. Opioider har haft en viktig roll inom anestesin sedan 1960-talet, menorsakar flera negativa effekter som kan leda till lidande för patienten och ökade vårdkostnaderför samhället. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hur upplever och hanterar vårdenhetschefer relationen mellan ledarskap och sjuksköterskeroll?

    University essay from

    Author : Cecilia Lundmark; Sara Widin Dahlström; [2019-02-01]
    Keywords : Nursing management; role; first line nurse manager; role conflict; leadership;

    Abstract : Aim: To illustrate how First Line Nurse Managers (FLNM) experience and handle the relationship between being a FLNM and being a Registered Nurse. Background: Being a FLNM and a Registered Nurse could represent a particular challenge, when the nurse's caring perspective is integrated into the management role. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing for Empathy in Elderly Care : Exploration of Opportunities to Deliver Behaviour Change Interventions through mHealth Applications, to Promote Empathic Behaviour in Elderly Home Care Nursing Assistants

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Interaktiva och kognitiva system

    Author : Malin Bergqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : empathy; elderly care; nursing assistants; Behavior Change Wheel; Theoretical Domains Framework; COM-B; digital behavior change interventions; empati; äldreomsorg; undersköterskor; digitala interventioner för beteendeförändring;

    Abstract : Background The Swedish population is ageing quickly and the system for elderly home care is under increasing pressure. Staff turnover is high, nursing assistants are reporting stress, and employers have to recruit staff lacking sufficient experience. These factors are barriers to empathic care, considered essential to patient health outcomes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nurses' experiences of being team leaders for community health workers in the care of tuberculosis patients : A minor field study in South Africa

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Negina Heidari; Nasim Yavari; [2019]
    Keywords : tuberculosis; experiences; team leaders; nursing; community health workers; cooperation; communication; South Africa;

    Abstract : South Africa is a country with a high mortality rate because of tuberculosis and increasing cases of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis makes it a global health problem. Tuberculosis is curable and preventable but without proper treatment many of the infected have no chance of survival. READ MORE

  5. 5. Registered nurses' experiences of working with indigenous patients in remote areas in Amazonas, Peru : a qualitative interview study at health clinics in Loreto region

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Linnea Berglund; Siri Fjellman; [2019]
    Keywords : Registered nurses’ experiences; Indigenous patients; Intercultural health; Remote areas; Limited access;

    Abstract : Background In remote areas of the Peruvian Amazon there is a high burden of communicable diseases, limited access to health care and a low distribution of registered nurses. Registered nurses are working with indigenous patients in the area, where traditional medicine and practice is common. READ MORE