• Study Guide Test 2
    * A: Analyze, Assess, use nursing judgment * P: Plan PIE- problem oriented record * P: problem * I: Intervention * E: Evaluation DAR: more focused documentation format * D: data (OPQRSTU, Subjective, Objective) * A: Action (med, other nursing interventions) * R: Response...
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  • pain management in orthopedics
    Picot question In adult patients with total hip or knee replacements, how effective is patient controlled analgesia pain management compared to femoral nerve block in controlling post operative pain within the first 24 hours after surgery? Importance to the science of nursing Major knee...
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  • Pressure Sore
    and Maria Medina Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree Master of Science in Nursing Nebraska Methodist College Department of Nursing Omaha, Nebraska Under the Supervision of Dr. Linda Foley May 2012 Abstract During...
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  • Hello
    Calamba Laguna COLLEGE OF NURSING PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION 2nd Semester SY 2012-2013 Subject: Nursing Research 1 Teacher: Jose Odilon R. Inoncillo, MD Multiple Choices: Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. Shade the corresponding letter...
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  • Creating a Teaching Learning Environment
    Excelsior College January-April 2013 Abstract The challenges of creating an innovative teaching environment in today’s schools of nursing can be arduous due to budget constraints and faculty shortages. However, the health agencies in government and private sectors have been collaborating...
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  • Intro to Research- Midterm Review
    * Scientific research versus nursing research- * Scientific Research is concerned with ability to generalize research results. * Nursing Research- Generating knowledge that can be used in the near future. * Clinical nursing research- Nursing research studies involving clients...
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  • PICO
     Evidence-Based Practice, Step by Step: Asking the Clinical Question: A Key Step in Evidence-Based Practice Stillwell, Susan B. DNP, RN, CNE; Fineout-Overholt, Ellen PhD, RN, FNAP, FAAN; Melnyk, Bernadette Mazurek PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN; Williamson, Kathleen M. PhD, RN Author Information ...
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  • Chamberlain Nursing
    Course Project Milestone #1: PICOT & Literature Review Worksheet PICOT Worksheet Your Name: Shannon Hagerman | Date: July 21,2013 | Your Instructor’s Name: Jill Price | Purpose: To identify a problem or concern that nursing can change and select key words for a literature search. ...
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  • Early Ambulation Accelerate Recovery
    length of stay, and reduction of patients discharged directly home (Oldmeadow et al., 2006). “Early ambulation is the most significant general nursing measure to prevent post operative complications” (Lewis, Heitkemper, & Dirksen, 2004, p. 401). The nurse is often the first member of the team to interact...
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  • Picot Formatted Questions
    PICOT formatted questions yield the best relevant information, and saves an inordinate amount of time. (Fineout-Overholt and Johnston, 2005; Melnyk and Fineout-Overholt, 2000 and 2A). The process for building a well-designed PICOT formatted question includes: P Patient problem or population ...
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  • Ventilator associated pneumonia
    VAP occurs after the implementation of ventilator bundle and other care related to it (Hutchins et al, 2009). Ventilator care bundle was introduced in 2005 by the Institute of Healthcare Improvement with the aim to increase nursing compliance with evidenced-based actions to decrease the VAP rate (Sedwick...
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  • crique research
    Introduction Nursing profession in 21st century depends largely on evidence-based practice to deliver the best nursing intervention for patients. Such EBPs are emerged from nursing research. At this moment, there are a lot of available and ongoing researches which may best utilized for the patients...
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  • Personal Philosophy of Nursing
    of Nursing Jessica Pons NUR/391 January 28, 2013 Sharon Thompson Personal Philosophy of Nursing To formulate my personal philosophy of nursing, I had to look at what my core values were. I am a kind, compassionate, honest, and caring. I chose nursing as my profession because nursing is...
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  • Zap Vap
    ZAP VAP YVONNE SENTNER WAYNESBURG UNIVERSITY NUR589: EVIDENCE-BASED NURSING PRACTICE NANCY STYNCHULA, BSN, RN OCTOBER 6, 2010 INTRODUCTION Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP) is the second most common infection that patients develop while in the hospital and the leading cause of death due...
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  • Leadership
     Research Proposal: Leadership Qualities in Montana Nursing Students By April Lochrie November 13, 2013 NURS 420: Nursing Research Montana Tech BSN Program Kelly Amtmann RN RN, MSN, EdD(c) Chapter One: Introduction Leadership is viewed as an art, a quality that is respected...
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  • evidence based practice
    Evidence-based practice (EBP) is a system of incorporating research findings into nursing practice so as to improve the therapeutic outcomes. (Polit, F. D & Beck, T. C, 2010). “The evidence based practice places particular emphasis on the use of evidence, in particular research findings, in clinical...
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  • Evidence Based Practice
    meet this requirement more and more blood cultures are being obtained in the emergency department by emergency room personnel, thus leading to the PICOT question; In patients presenting to the emergency room, how does contamination of blood cultures obtained by nurses compared to proper collection of blood...
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  • Nursing Leadership
    of Nursing Leadership and Management fifth edition Essentials of Nursing Leadership and Management fifth edition Diane K. Whitehead, EdD, RN, ANEF Associate Dean, Nursing Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, Florida Sally A. Weiss, EdD, RN, CNE Associate Chair, Nursing Nova...
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  • Communication Papper
    staff gave the hand over relaying what had happened and that she had been in hospital a few days earlier with the same symptoms. The nurse asked her questions due to her situation and then proceeded to comment on the fact that “why had she not got her script from the chemist”, in a grumpy tone of voice...
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  • Marketing Research
    implement the cures to the root-cause in the easiest way possible.   Symptom fatigue more often than not infects the mindset of small business leadership.  These crazy busy small business owners to management and sales executives because of what they believe seek solutions to the symptoms or shadows...
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