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- The Interview in Qualitative Research. Donalek, Julie G. // Urologic Nursing;Apr2005, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p124
Discusses the importance of the interview in qualitative nursing research. Foundations for the interview question; Semistructured and unstructured interview questions; Development of interviewing skills; Anticipating practical problems before they occur; Sensitivity and ethical issues.
- Desert influences. Wright, Stephen // Nursing Standard;9/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 52, p34
Reports on the role of nurses in the lives of those suffering pain and loss. Influence of faith in the lives of Christianity, Islam and Judaism; Factors contributing to the decrease in the religious practice; Practice of the Church to deepen one's understanding of oneself and relationship to the...
- Nurses must identify their own position in nursing. Fullbrook, Suzanne // British Journal of Nursing;9/9/2004, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p963
Comments on the changes made in the role of the nurses in Great Britain. Reaction of most nurses to the changes; Description of the job of a nurse; Information on the current ideals of nursing.
- A Bond of Trust: Delegation. Quallich, Susanne A. // Urologic Nursing;Apr2005, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p120
Discusses the issue of delegation of certain nursing roles. Description of the unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP); Guidelines for delegation; Deciding what to delegate; Assigning the right task under the right circumstances; Assessing and communicating; Executing the task with appropriate...
- Daniel Allen could not work in the US on a point of principle. Allen, Daniel // Nursing Standard;11/10/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p22
Focuses on the increase in the number of nurses from Great Britain who are opting to work in the U.S. View of the author about the U.S.; Opinion of the author regarding the motivation of the nurses to work in the U.S.
- From the Publisher. Kickin' Butt. Burger, Deborah // Revolution: The Journal for RNs & Patient Advocacy;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p2
This article reports that Governor of California has decided to suspend major provisions in the law requiring nurse-to-patient ratios. His decree terminates ratios in ER at the whim of hospital administrators and paralyzes implementation of ratios on general medical units for three years until...
- ANA is looking for you for elective office. // American Nurse;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p15
The article reports that the American Nurses Association in inviting nurses to be a part of the history and tradition of nurse leaders who have served the Association and the nursing profession.
- New Web Site Fills Gaps in Geriatric Nursing Knowledge. // Urologic Nursing;Apr2005, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p129
Reports that nurses and patients will benefit from the information and tools available through the GeroNurseOnline.org web site that seeks to fill the gap in geriatric nursing knowledge. Sophisticated resource for nurses who wish to learn more about geriatric syndromes, their possible causes and...
- A profession like no other. Dennis, Sharon // Nursing Standard;11/10/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p19
Recounts the author's experience being a representative of the RCN on the Workforce Action Team, which laid the groundwork for the National Service Framework for Working Age Adults with Mental Health Problems in London, England. Question of the author about the uniqueness of the nursing...