Don't Forget to Listen
- Listening to patients: the biggest lesson learned. O'Donoghue, Donal // Journal of Renal Nursing;Jul2013, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p168
The author emphasizes the need for physicians to know, respect and listen to their patients to individualise care. He encourages physicians to apply the principle of active listening in everything they do. He also mentions the need for physicians to avail of the tools that help them listen and...
- The beauty of silence. Wright, Stephen // Nursing Standard;8/23/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p18
The article focuses on deep listening as a beneficial nursing skill for nurses to promote better medical care. The task of listening is believed to be a hard activity for nurses due to distractions from the surroundings and personal baggage. It is indicated that one way to achieve a connection...
- Between Us. Puetz, Belinda E.; Thomas, Donna Ojanen // RN;Jun90, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p81
Offers pieces of advice on nursing issues. Recommendations on handling the tardiness of a nurse aide; Suggestions in developing listening skills; Career options for injured nurses.
- A MENTOR GAP IN NURSING? McKinley, Mary G. // Critical Care Nurse;Apr2004, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p8
Discusses the occurrence of mentor gap in the nursing profession in the U.S. Reference to an article in the "U.S. News and World Report," about a mentor gap for young women in business; Approach that the nursing profession should adopt to overcome mentor gap; Significance of listening in mentoring.
- LEND AN EAR WITH CARE. Rebair, Annessa // Nursing Standard;11/7/2012, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p64
Students can enhance their patients' experience by developing listening skills, writes Annessa Rebair.
- New tricks. Kearney, Gerardine (GED) // Australian Nursing Journal;Oct2009, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p48
The author reflects on the differences between the older and younger groups of nurses. She realizes that the new generation of nurses may have their own concerns and issues. She adds that older nurses tend to judge new ways and fresh ideas as wrong ways and bad ideas when the new set of nurses...
- Starting Out. White, Susan // Nursing Standard;3/24/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p22
Presents views on the importance of listening skills in psychiatric nursing. Author's recollection of attending to an agitated male patient demanding for psychiatric attention; Empathy for the patient's emotional turmoil; Stereotypical attitudes towards mentally ill patients.
- Who's Listening to Victims? Nurses' Listening Styles and Domestic Violence Screening. Chapin, John; Froats, Ted; Hudspeth, Trey // International Journal of Listening;2013, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p2
The current study applies the Listening Styles Profile (LSP16) to nurses and nursing students. Compared to a control group (n?=?102), nurses (n?=?188) and nursing students (n?=?206) show marked differences in listening styles. The majority of participants were people-oriented listeners....
- Qualities of a professional CNA. // Nurse Aide-VIP;Apr2013, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p13
The article offers information on qualities of a professional certified nursing assistant (CNA) which includes attentive listening, kind and noble attitude and proper dressing.