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Nursing Update: Issue 4-5 May 2021

Nursing Update Issue 4-5 May 2021

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Nursing Update

Feature Articles

Strategies and resources for nurse leaders to use to lead with empathy and prudence so they understand and address sources of anxiety among nurses practising in the era of COVID-19
Hofmeyer, Anne, R. Taylor, Ruth, . J Clin Nurs. 2021;30(1-2):298-305. doi:10.1111/jocn.15520.

COVID‐19: The future of nursing will determine the fate of our health services 
Catton, H. (2021) International Nursing Review
 68, 9– 11.

The Impact of Nursing Work and Engagement on Patient Falls
Zadvinskis, Inga et al. JONA: The Journal of Nursing Administration. Issue: Volume 49(11), November 2019, p 531-537.

Effects of inhaling jasmine essential oil on anxiety and blood cortisol levels in candidates for laparotomy: A randomized clinical trial.
Yadegari M, et al. J Nurs Midwifery Sci 2021;8:128-33.

Managing chronic, nonhealing wounds stalled in the inflammatory phase: a case series using a novel matrix therapy, CACIPLIQ20
Sally Irving. British Journal of Community Nursing 2019 24:Sup9, S33-S37

Understanding the Complexity, Underlying Processes, and Influencing Factors for Optimal Multidisciplinary Teamwork in Hospital-Based Cancer Teams: A Systematic Integrative Review. Horlait, Melissa, et al. February 10, 2021. Cancer Nursing. 

Pathophysiology Review: Seven Neurotransmitters Associated With Delirium
Mulkey, Malissa A. et al. Clinical Nurse Specialist. Issue: Volume 32(4), July/August 2018, p 195–211.

Inflammatory bowel disease advice lines during the COVID-19 pandemic: a retrospective service evaluation
Pearl Avery, Lisa Younge, Lesley Dibley, and Jonathan Segal. Gastrointestinal Nursing 2021 19:3, 38-49.

Role of nurses in addressing modifiable risk factors for early Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment
Kevin Hope. British Journal of Nursing 2020 29:8, 460-469.

Australian Articles  AU    

The use of safety engineered medical devices to prevent needle stick injuries in the clinical setting.
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal,  McAlister, Michelle and Gartland, Clare. Vol. 26, No. 8, Oct-Dec 2019: 18-21. 

Are Australian smokers with mental illness receiving adequate smoking cessation and harm reduction information?.
Sharma-Kumar, Ratika, Meurk, Carla, Ford, Pauline, Beere, Diana, Gartner, Coral. Int J Ment Health Nurs. 2021.

Residential aged care leadership in Australia-Time for a compassionate approach: A qualitative analysis of key leader skills and attributes.
O'Toole, Jacqueline, PhD, Lecturer, Bamberry, Larissa, et al. J Nurs Manag. 2021.

Respiratory assessment for nurses
Nicole Madigan, Health times Magazine June 2020.

Research & Training

Insufficiently supported in handling responsibility and demands: Findings from a qualitative study of newly graduated nurses.
Willman, Anna, Bjuresater, Kaisa, Nilsson, Jan. J Clin Nurs. 2021;30(1-2):83-92. doi:10.1111/jocn.15483.

Positive psychology: an overview for use in mental health nursing
Jan Macfarlane and Jerome Carson. British Journal of Mental Health Nursing 2019 8:1, 34-38.

A study protocol to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of the Clinical Nurse Leader Care Model in improving quality and safety outcomes. Bender, M, Williams, M, Cruz, MF, Rubinson, C. Nursing Open. 2021; 00: 1– 9. (Open access)

Situational Awareness in Acute Patient Deterioration: Identifying Student Time to Task.
White, Anne, PhD, RN, Maguire, Mary, et al. Nurse Educ. 2021;46(2):82-86. 



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