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- In search of a positive clinical experience. Happell, Brenda // Mental Health Practice;Jun2008, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p26
The article describes research undertaken by nurses and nursing students in Great Britain to explore the impact of clinical experience on their attitudes towards mental health nursing. The results identified key factors that influence student attitudes, including time spent with a preceptor,...
- Attitudes of registered nurses and student nurses to disabled children. Mantziou, V.; Brocalaki, I.; Andrea, S.; Ktenas, E.; Chatira, K.; Kotzabassaki, S. // British Journal of Nursing;9/26/2002, Vol. 11 Issue 17, p1141
Examines and compares attitudes of pediatric nurses and student nurses toward disabled children in Great Britain. Differences in attitudes; Attitudinal differences by age group; Impact of educational settings on attitudes; Interventions to improve attitudes of nurses and students.
- Changing motivation. McLaughlin, Katrina // Nursing Standard;8/25/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 51, p61
The article presents results from a study conducted at Queen's University Belfast, Ireland that investigated reasons why people enter the nursing profession. Research found that nursing students rated career opportunities and the desire to provide care as equally important motivations for...
- LETTERS. Collings, Margot; Lee, Jamie; Madden, Jane; Harmer, Moireach; Gilmore, Debbie; Levy, Sharon; Jack, Kirsten; Leighton, Lorraine; Singleton, Teresa; McLaughlin, Sasha; Gordano, Terry // Nursing Standard;7/12/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 44, p38
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles published in the previous issues including a news item about nurses being asked to smile more in the June 28, 2006 issue, "Student Life," by Teresa Davies in the June 28, 2006 issue, and "Starting Out," by Christopher Khuoge in...
- 'I FELT MORE REASSURED AND CONFIDENT'. // Nursing Standard;8/6/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 49, p66
In this article several British nursing students offer their thoughts on a peer support program which was developed to assist them with their nursing education.
- MORE THAN JUST A JOB. Redfern Jones, Jane // Nursing Standard;1/29/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p63
Excellence in any nursing role is as much a matter of attitude and behaviour as it is of work performance. Jane Redfern Jones takes a look at the defining qualities.
- Does Knowledge of Hazards of Exposure to Noise Change Attitudes and Translate Into Healthful Practices? Olaoson, Adedayo O.; Egbewale, B. E. // Internet Journal of Health;p7
To determine the knowledge, attitudes and practices concerning noise pollution and whether knowledge correlated with attitudes and practices, a study was done among Student Nurses in Nigeria. A total of 55 students were included (Age range 18-30 years, Mean 21.7 years, SD - 2.7). Music was the...
- Journal scan. Smyth, Dion // Cancer Nursing Practice;Dec2013, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p15
The article presents several clinical studies. It states that more than half of African American nurses considered that health information derived from genetic research can be used to discriminate the minority. It says that nurses could help patients in reducing tobacco use through...
- Research finds today's students more honest. // Nursing Standard;2/14/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p11
The article reports on the survey concerning the honesty of nursing students to tell the truth to patients in Great Britain. University of Salford professor in nursing Martin Johnson's survey has showed that the nursing students are more likely to tell patients the truth than they were 20 years...