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.
These are a number of natural remedies that are recommended by Winder to decrease the symptoms that are often debilitating to pregnant women. Eating bland foods such as toast and crackers upon awakening may decrease the severity of symptoms associated with nausea due to empty stomach and low blood
In Mosher’s study, women were open about their experiences with birth control. Brodie talks about birth control methods that consisted of coitus interrupts, douching and rhythm. Which was very interesting, because the term “rhythm” has appeared in class sessions. Also, douching was the most common contraceptive method. Most couples relied on a combination of methods as a way to prevent pregnancy.
YY, Brent GA. Thyroid hormone crosstalk with nuclear re¬ceptor signaling in metabolic regulation. Trends EndocrinolMetab 2010;21:166-73. Agarwal G, Sudhakar MK, Singh M, Senthil N, Rajendran A. The prevalence of thyroid dysfunction among south Indian women with metabolic syndrome.
Authors Study objectives Population Involvement/theoretical model Results/Conclusions Anagnostopoulos et al., 2012 Examination of associations between illness perception, self-efficacy, perceived benefits and barriers related to mammographic screening and its predictive value. N=408 (female, age group ≥40 years, no personal history of cancer) The Common Sense Model of Self Regulation (CSM + SRM) - theoretic standard for conducting research on health beliefs, disease representations and women’s habits to undergo mammograms. The results support bivariate significant associations between health beliefs with regard to breast cancer and certain representations of the disease which correlate with multiple benefits of mammographic screening, fewer
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants: Why You Should Hire One (or the Other). Profitable-practice.softwareadvice.com. Retrieved 3 August 2015, from http://profitable-practice.softwareadvice.com/nurse-practitioners-and-physician-assistants-why-you-should-hire-one-or-the-other-0513/ Nurse Practitioner Schools,. (2015). Nurse Practitioner vs Physician Assistant.
The following are study hypothesis: (1) There will be a significant control on menopausal symptoms in post-menopausal women. (2) There will be a significant control on blood pressure and glycemic parameters in post-menopausal women. (3) There will be a significant control on body weight and lipid profile in post-menopausal women. Ethical clearance was obtained from the Institutional Ethical Committee of Saveetha University (003/12/2014/IEC/SU; Dated 18.12.2014) and Panchayat Officer of Shermuhammad Puram, Srikakulam District, Andhra
Also, cosmetic procedures have increased by 39% over the past ﬁve years (from 2011) with surgical procedures up 17% and nonsurgical procedures up 44%(ASPS statistics). It shows that young women are willing to put themselves in danger because they feel the need to meet society's expectations of beauty. When going into cosmetic surgery, there is a risk of death or side effects that people are aware of, but still undergo the procedure. All because we live in a world where first impressions are made by how we look and thanks to magazines advertisements they set the “ideal” look for us and we all try to reach that look no matter how it
“How to Stop Negative Self-Talk.” Mayo Clinic, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, 18 Feb. 2017, www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/stress-management/in-depth/positive-thinking/art-20043950. Frank, Anne. “Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl.” Studysync: Reading & Writing Companion, BookheadEd Learning, LLC, 2015.
Researchers used nursing theories to help guide research on complicated phenomena(Connelly, 2014). After reviewing evidences collected on the topic "Antibiotic therapy and Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)", the most common theories that have been cited are, exposure to antibiotic, especiallyin patients that have been previously diagnosed with bacterial infections(respiratory, urinary and osteoarticular infections) are significanly at risk for acquiring CDI and theory for prevention cited was implementation of an Antibiotic stewardship program. Inaddition,hand hygiene, contact precaution and environmental cleaning protocols where other interventions listed. Concept Definitions Exposure to antibiotic- is operationally defined as the last time within 30 days a hospitalized patients received antibiotic therapy before the current hospital
A vital part of the nursing profession is nursing research. Clinical questions for specific patient problems are identified so that healthcare providers can find clinically relevant information using Internet search engines and databases (Higgins & Green, 2009). The main principle of nursing research is to produce new knowledge. The primary function of evidence based practice is to make evaluations about patient care built around the most current and best evidence that was collected by a systematic problem solving method. This paper will discuss hypothyroidism in pregnant women, and the risk fact of miscarriage during the first trimester of pregnancy.
he Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Model (JHNEBP) is a model that is utilize as an outline to aid in the synthesis and translation of evidence into practice (Baker, 2008). The JHNEBP is made of up of 3 components of nursing. These components consist of practice, evidence, and translation. JHNEBP model also has internal and external factors that need to be considered before change can be implemented. During the practice stage/question stage a question is refined in answerable terms.
Health Crises in the Native American Population For hundreds of years, Native Americans have had to face many hardships in their lives. These hardships include drug and alcohol abuse, poverty, and diseases. Due to these reasons, Native Americans have an average life expectancy of 73.7 years; 4.4 years shorter than the average white American (“Indian Health Services…”). Native American communities face huge challenges because of chronic health conditions such as type two diabetes, HIV/AIDS, and mental illness.