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Nursing Update: Issue 1-3 Jan - March 2020

Nursing Update - Issue 1-3 Jan -March 2020

Feature Articles


The explosive epidemic outbreak of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the persistent threat of respiratory tract infectious diseases to global health security 
Alimuddin Zumla,  Michael S. Niedermanc. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine. Published ahead of print March 2020. 
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An outbreak of COVID-19 caused by a new coronavirus: what we know so far  
Medical Journal of Australia. Published ahead of print, February 2020.
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What further should be done to control COVID-19 outbreaks in addition to cases isolation and contact tracing measures?.
He, Z. BMC Med 18, 80 (2020). Published ahead of print.
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Feature Articles

Effectiveness of a psychoeducational intervention for caregivers of People With Dementia with regard to burden, anxiety and depression: A systematic review
Cindy E. Frias et al. Journal of Advanced Nursing. Volume 76, Issue 3, March 2020, Pages 787-802.
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Front‐line nurses' perceptions of intra‐hospital handover
Georgia Tobiano et al. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Early View. First published 11 February 2020. 
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The Role of Nutrition for Pressure Injury Prevention and Healing: The 2019 International Clinical Practice Guideline Recommendations
Munoz, Nancy. Advances in Skin & Wound Care. Issue: Volume 33(3), March 2020, p 123-136.
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Use of a Symptom Diary on Oncology Wards Effect on Symptom Management and Recommendations for Implementation​
Margriet IJzerman-KorevaarCancer Nursing, Published ahead of print, March 2020. 
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Patient-mediated interventions to improve professional practice. [Review]
Source: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 9:CD012472, 2018 09 11.
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Outrage and the emotional labour associated with environmental activism among nurses​
Louise Terry, Karen Bowman. Journal of Advanced Nursing, Volume 76, Issue 3, March 2020
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Australian Perspectives 

Implementation of a multifaceted nurse‐led intervention to reduce indwelling urinary catheter use in four Australian hospitals: A pre‐ and postintervention study
Michelle Giles et al. Journal of Clinical Nursing, Volume 29, Issue 5-6.
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Exploring the experiences of internationally and locally qualified nurses working in a culturally diverse environment
O'Callaghan, Cathy; Loukas, Patty; Brady, Michelle; Perry, Astrid. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing (Online); Melbourne Vol. 36, Iss. 2,  (Dec 2018-Feb 2019): 23-34. 
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Pressure injury prevalence and predictors among older adults in the first 36 hours of hospitalisation
Sharon Latimer, Wendy Chaboyer, Lukman Thalib, Elizabeth McInnes, Tracey Bucknall, Brigid M. Gillespie. Journal of Clinical Nursing,
Volume 28, Issue 21-22. November 2019. Pages 4119-4127.
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Food and nutrition programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: an overview of systematic reviews
Jennifer Browne et al. Australian Health Review, 2018, Vol. 42, pp.689–697.
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Medication adherence assessment practices in dialysis settings: A survey of renal nurses’ perceptions
Ghimire, Saurav; Banks, Colin; Jose, Matthew D.; Castelino, Ronald L.; Zaidi, Syed Tabish R.* Journal of Clinical Nursing,Issue: Volume 28(3-4), February 2019, p 528–537.
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Research & Training 

Relationship between critical thinking disposition and research competence among clinical nurses: A cross‐sectional study​
Qirong Chen, Dan Liu, Chuyi Zhou, Siyuan Tang. Journal of Clinical Nursing, Volume 29, Issue 7-8, 2020.
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Contemporary nursing graduates’ transition to practice: a critical review of transition models.
Journal of Clinical Nursing:2020: March 4
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Training Nursing Skills: A Quantitative Study of Nursing Students’ Experiences before and after Clinical Practice,”
 Nursing Research and Practice, vol. 2018, Article ID 8984028, 9 pages, 2018. Open Access.

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A Novel Research Method for Determining Sedative Exposure in Critically Ill Patients 
Tracy, Mary Fran; Chlan, Linda; Savik, Kay; Skaar, Debra J.; Weinert, Craig. Nursing Research. Volume 68(1), January/February 2019, p 73–79.
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