Integrative Literature Review: Malignant Fungated Wound Odour Management among Patients with Cancer Submitted to: Dr. Nijmeh AL-Atiyyat Submitted by: Faten Odeh 1470684 The Hashemite University Faculty of Nursing Advance Oncology Nursing ( 1 ) Abstract Background: Malignant fungating wound (MFW) odour management among cancer patients is a significant rising problem; this problem causes extreme physical and psychological distress not only for patient, but also for his or her family and their health care provider, and impaired the quality of life. Therefore, MFW odour management increase the challenges in providing good care for cancer patient. Purpose: To review and analyze a recent
It was created to help with nursing education, so it most applicable in that area. The nursing model is intended to guide care in hospitals, but can be applied to community nursing, as well. The model has interrelated concepts of health and nursing problems, as well as problem-solving, which is an activity inherently logical in nature. Abdellah 's theory identifies ten steps to identify the patient 's problem and 11 nursing skills used to develop a treatment typology. Faye Glenn Abdellah’s Theory 21 Nursing Questions The twenty-one nursing problems fall into three categories: physical, sociological, and emotional needs of patients; types of interpersonal relationships between the patient and nurse; and common elements of patient care.
Being a good nursing leader is so much more than understanding work flows, budgets and patient satisfaction. One strategy for leaders to improve their ability is to learn about and improve their own emotional intelligence. Emotional Intelligence Emotional Intelligence refers to the ability of a person to recognize, understand and master their own emotions as well as those of others (Codier & Codier, 2017). For anyone in a leadership position, charge nurse, nurse manager or director, being able to recognize and manage emotions in themselves and others is a great advantage. Indeed, emotional intelligence is viewed as one of the best predictors of a successful leader (Codier & Codier, 2017).
Research based practice is a hallmark of professional nursing as stated by (ICN)cite .Closing the Gap Moule et al states that for health practitioners to provide excellent care they must be research orientated (2011). For nurses to provide excellent care they need to be able to critically assess the quality of the research which is relevant to their practice (Freshwater and Bishop 2003) p 3. It is of paramount importance that the most up to date research and information
Management and quality improvement are essential in clinical practice and healthcare. The focus of this piece of writing is to discuss the impact of leadership and quality improvement in improving the quality of healthcare for patients. Leadership and quality improvement practices are essential in providing high quality patient care, it should not be considered to be an issue beyond the staff nurse Leadership Communication and Conflict Resolution Skills Communication skills are essential for effective leadership. The healthcare organisation is complex and fast paced, the need to be heard and understood is critical to the delivery of high quality care. Leaders listen to those around them, they are willing to accept the diverse set of views
Self-Regulation and the New Registered Nurse Introduction self-regulation is Understanding self-regulation is an important In this paper, self-regulation in relation to nursing practice and quality assurance will be explored. Self-regulation of RN Practice As with many other professions, registered nursing is a self-regulated profession. The purpose of regulation is to ensure that professionals practice in a safe, competent and ethical manner (CNO, 2014, pp. 3). In Ontario, registered nurses (RNs) are regulated by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).
Ganz et al. (2009) and Roddy et al. (2009) both emphasize the importance of utilizing evidence-based research in health care services. Ganz et al. (2009) research study is a quantitative study which seeks to determine what is the best evidence-based research that relates to oral care practices for ICU nurses.
ARTICLE REVIEW NUMBER ONE Subject: Computer applications for patient care delivery system and Nursing Practice. Source Huston C. 2013, ‘The Impact of Emerging Technology on Nursing Care: Warp Speed Ahead’, The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing (OJIN), May 31, Vol. 18, No. 2, Manuscript1. Viewed 20th September 2015, http://nursingworld.org /MainMenuCategories/ANAMarketplace/ANAPeriodicals/OJIN/TableofContents/Vol-18-2013/No2-May-2013/Impact-of-Emerging-Technology.html#Huston.
Building effective clinical teams in healthcare. Journal of Health Organization and Management, (26)4, 428-436. DOI 10.1108/14777261211251508 Kilpatrick, K., Lavoie-Tremblay, M., Ritchie, J.A., & Lamothe, L. (2014). Advanced practice nursing, healthcare teams, and perceptions of team effectiveness. Journal of Trauma Nursing, (21)6, 291-299.
(2012, March 12). Retrieved from http://www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/EthicsStandards/Ethics-Position-Statements/Nursing-Care-and-Do-Not-Resuscitate-DNR-and-Allow-Natural-Death-Decisions.pdf Olin, J. (2012, February 24). Nursing’s Role in Assisted Suicide | Notes from the Nurses ' Station. Retrieved from http://www.rncentral.com/blog/2012/nursings-role-in-assisted-suicide/ Short Definitions of Ethical Principles and Theories Familiar words, what do they mean?
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