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Protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a specialized health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in women: the HIPP study.
BACKGROUND: Pregnancy is a time of significant physiological and physical change for women. In particular, it is a time at which many women are at risk of gaining excessive weight. We describe the rationale and methods of ...
Minimising post-operative risk using a Post-Anaesthetic Care Tool (PACT): protocol for a prospective observational study and cost-effectiveness analysis.
INTRODUCTION: While the risk of adverse events following surgery has been identified, the impact of nursing care on early detection of these events is not well established. A systematic review of the evidence and an expert ...
Exploring nurses' reactions to a novel technology to support acute health care delivery.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To explore nurses' reactions to new novel technology for acute health care. BACKGROUND: Past failures of technology developers to deliver products that meet nurses' needs have led to resistance and ...
Multisite analysis of the timing and outcomes of unplanned transfers from subacute to acute care.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of the present study was to examine the timing and outcomes of patients requiring an unplanned transfer from subacute to acute care. METHODS: Subacute care in-patients requiring unplanned transfer to an ...
Identifying the health care-initiated and self-initiated interventions used by women for the management of rectal emptying difficulty secondary to obstructive defecation: a scoping review protocol.
OBJECTIVE: This scoping review aims to identify interventions used by women for the management of rectal emptying difficulty secondary to obstructive defecation. INTRODUCTION: Rectal emptying difficulty is typically a ...