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An electronic delphi study to establish pediatric intensive care nursing research priorities in twenty European countries*.
OBJECTIVES: To identify and to establish research priorities for pediatric intensive care nursing science across Europe. DESIGN: A modified three-round electronic Delphi technique was applied. Questionnaires were translated ...
South African critical care nurses' views on end-of-life decision-making and practices.
BACKGROUND: Care of patients at the end-of-life (EOL) may be influenced by the experiences, attitudes and beliefs of nurses involved in their direct care. AIM: To investigate South African critical care nurses' experiences ...
Developing and Testing the Standard of Practice and Evaluation of Critical-Care-Nursing Tool (SPECT) for Critical Care Nursing Practice.
BACKGROUND: Nurses working in critical care often undertake specialty education. There are no uniform practice outcomes for critical care programs, and consumer input to practice standards has been lacking. METHODS: A ...
Outcome of penetrating intracranial injuries in a military setting.
BACKGROUND: Penetrating intracranial injuries are common in the deployed military medical environment. Early assessment of prognosis includes initial conscious level. There has been no previous identification of different ...
Physical activity and excess weight in pregnancy have independent and unique effects on delivery and perinatal outcomes.
BACKGROUND: This study examines the effect of low daily physical activity levels and overweight/obesity in pregnancy on delivery and perinatal outcomes. METHODS: A prospective cohort study combining manually collected ...
Service delivery for people with hereditary spastic paraparesis living in the South West of England.
PURPOSE: Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP) is an inherited nervous system disorder characterized by development of leg weakness, spasms and stiffness. While generally acknowledged that health and social care services can ...