Tag: Nursing

Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of individuals of all ages, families, groups and communities, sick or well and in all settings. Nursing includes the promotion of health, prevention of illness, and the care of ill, disabled and dying people.

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Effective Leadership And Patient Safety Culture
Nursing Essays
Introduction: In 1999, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) reported that 44,000 to 98,000 Americans die each year as a consequence of medical error. These alarming figures published in the IOM article, To Err Is Human:... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Side Effects And Complications Of Chemotherapy
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Introduction: Chemotherapy is the treatment of cancer with the use of antineoplastic agents. It aims to attack fast-growing cancer cells in order to slow down or reverse the spread of cancer. It is used in the trea... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Study On The Importance Of Healthcare Management
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Introduction: Healthcare management is a kind of process that seeks to manage and overlook properly one or two elements of the healthcare system. Today, great chances are there to become a manager within the health... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Communication Skills required for Holistic Nursing Care Patients
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Introduction: Through personal experience, research and first hand communication with clients within the mental health settings I have been able to form my own opinions and realise the importance of verbal and non ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The nursing of patient assessments
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Introduction: The following information will describe what the nursing process is and how a nurse assesses a patient by using effective communication skills and maintaining a safe environment for the patient in the... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Culture and ethnicity: The delivery of health care
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Introduction: Maori people comprises a large proportion of users of health services and the health status of Maori is recognized as a health priority area (Nursing Council of New Zealand (NCNZ), 2009). To work effe... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Beauchamp And Childress Four Principles Framework
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Introduction: “The ability to show strength of character through compassion leads the list of employee responsibilities. It is health care workers that hold in their hands the gift to be instruments in the he... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Different Aspects Of Health And Social Care
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Introduction: In the UK, Health and Social Care is a broad term that relates to integrated services that are available from health and social care providers. As a subject discipline, Health and Social Care (H&... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Anxiety and Depression in Diabetes Sufferers
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION The activities involved in identifying and searching for information on a topic and developing a comprehensive picture of a state of knowledge and attitude on a topic is called review of ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Shared Governance: Empowering The Staff
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Introduction: Nurses are in general leaders at heart but sometimes they need a model to express the need for shared leadership. Through the use of the shared governance model we as nurse leaders can empower the st... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Oral Hygiene during Placement Simulation
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Introduction: In this essay, I will be reflecting on the importance of oral hygiene and my experience of giving and receiving oral hygiene care whilst on placement simulation. In conclusion, I will identify my own ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Assessing A Student Nurse In Clinical Competencies
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Introduction: In the present environment of health care, a student graduating from any entry must be ready to hit the rat racing world. The student must be able to manage the client’s skilfully in an effectiv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Experiences of left handed student midwives
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Introduction: My choice of topic emerged whilst I was searching for my research paper to critique. In the September 2009 edition of the British Journal of Midwifery there was an article titled ‘Clinical Skill... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The History Of Medication Errors
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Introduction: Patient safety is an important part of nursing and is an expectation by the patient. According to the Institute of Medicine report, between 44,000 and 98,000 people die in hospitals each year from p... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Midwife: Promoting Normality In Childbirth
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Introduction: The aim of this essay is to discuss how the midwife is ‘the expert of normal’ and how she may promote normality in childbirth. The author will define ‘the midwife as the expert of th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The chain of infection
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Introduction: Chain of infection The CDC estimates that around 1.1 million adults and adolescents are living with HIV in the USA, including those not yet diagnosed, and including those who have already progressed t... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Telling or not telling the truth to terminal cancer patients
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Introduction: Health care providers are subjected to a lot of ethical and professional matters which are too numerous and create a great number of unanswered questions. One of the areas under discussion that has br... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Study Into The Process Of Wound Healing
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Introduction: The scientific definition for a wound is any break in the epidermis, or outermost layer of the skin. As different as all wounds are, they are all placed into two classifications. These categories are ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Legal, ethical and social aspects of child abuse
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Introduction: Nurses face many issues involving their client’s wellbeing. Confusion relating to the balance of a clients need for autonomy with family members responsibilities and clients wellbeing can make s... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Patient with Congestive Heart Failure
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Introduction: Patient S.V. is a 54 years old female. She is a postmenopausal housewife and her family history is not being recorded. She is a non-smoker and does not drink alcohol at all. She has no-known drug alle... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Learning Styles Theories in Teaching
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Introduction: Learning Styles Theories Teaching Identify Learning Styles and Theories During Dr. Lindsay’s three decades of teaching, she taught in many settings from public health, staff education to n... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Ethical dilemmas in nursing
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Introduction: An ethical dilemma arises when the clients and health care providers differ in their understanding of what is right or wrong (Narrigan, 2004). As nurses we often deal with ethical dilemmas in our ever... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Global Nursing Shortage Causes Consequences And Solutions
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Introduction: Abstract Global nursing shortage has been identified as a huge problem in the nursing field. This problem has affected the profession and healthcare in general (Buchan & Aiken, 2008). A widesprea... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Breast Cancer And Breast Self Examination
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Introduction: Breast cancer is a major killer disease of women both globally and regionally. It is the most common cancer among women, and the second cause of deaths among women worldwide (World Health Organization... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

What is team work?
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Introduction: Introductions What is a team work? Team work can be defined as when actions of individuals are brought together for the purpose of a common goal. Each person in a team puts his efforts to achieve the ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020