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Nursing Update: Issue 5 May 2019

Nursing Update - Issue 5 May 2019

Feature Articles

Embodying compassion: A systematic review of the views of nurses and patients​
Joanne Durkin, Kim Usher, Debra Jackson. First published: 28 November 2018.
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Decision-making in nursing practice: An integrative literature review
CW Nibbelink, BB Brewer et al. - Journal of clinical nursing, 2018 
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Aged Care Resistance and Antimicrobial Usage
Professor John Turnidge AO, Medical Advisor – White Paper, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
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AURA 2019: Implications for AMS and Clinical Practice 
Dr Emma Goeman, Staff Specialist Infectious Diseases & Microbiology Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, AU Presentation Paper, 2018.
(Accreditation, Guidelines, Autonomy)
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Quality control circle improves self-monitoring of blood glucose in type 2 diabetic patients
Wu, Jun; Su, Xiaoyou; Lian, Hong; Lin, Aijuan; Wei, Huiyan and Hu, Jibo. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, The,
Vol. 36, No. 3, Mar/Jun 2019: 22-28. 
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Factors associated with glycaemic control in patients with diabetes mellitus: A systematic literature review
Lie Jie Cheng, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Vol. 28, Iss.9-10, May 2019.
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Reflection and mental health nursing. Part one: is reflection important?
John Fowler. ​British Journal of Mental Health NursingVol. 8, No. 2, 2019. 
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Australian Articles  AU  

Are Australian smokers with mental illness receiving adequate smoking cessation and harm reduction information?
Ratika Sharma‐Kumar et al. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 
Volume 27, Issue6, December 2018. Pages 1673-1688. 
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James: A hospital is the place to heal a ravaged body, but what about a wounded spirit?
Lloyd, James. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal ,Volume 26 Issue 6 (Apr-Jun 2019)
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The future of chronic disease management is here .. we just need to fund it

Chiarella, Ben. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, Vol. 26, No. 6, Apr-Jun 2019: 51.
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International nurses' day 12 May 2019
Dragon, Natalie. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, Vol. 26, No. 6, Apr-Jun 2019: 38-39. 
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Women on boards: A leading force
Dragon, Natalie. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, Vol. 26, No. 5, Jan-Mar 2019: 38-40.
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Research and education articles

Nurse practitioners: Barriers to practice
Beadnell, Cathy. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, Vol. 26, No. 5, Jan-Mar 2019: 14-16.
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A review of suspected intraoperative antiseptic burns: A quality improvement review  
Stankiewicz, Monica and Wyland, Michele.ACORN: The Journal of Perioperative Nursing in Australia, Vol. 30, No. 4, Summer 20
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What Are the Perceptions, Experiences, and Behaviors of Health Care Providers After Implementation of a Comprehensive Smoke-Free Hospital Policy?
Kerrie E. Luck, 
Shelley Doucet. Global Qualitative Nursing Research. First Published March 15, 2018. 
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How long is long enough? The utility of prolonged inpatient video EEG monitoring.

Brian D BD Moseley. Epilepsy research Volume:109 Page(s):9.
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Analgesic reduction during an interdisciplinary pain management programme: treatment effects and processes of change.
Beth J BJ Guildford, British Journal of Pain 12(2):72; 2018.
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In the Spotlight

**Every Month Nursing Update will highlight an area of interest. To learn more and explore.**

The May issue is looking at

AURA 2019: Third Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health

Useful links:  ​   ​

The Antimicrobial Stewardship Book
Carbapenemase producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) guide​



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