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Nursing Update: Issue 6-7 July 2020

Nursing Update - Issue 6-7 July 2020

Feature Articles


Nursing homes and COVID‐19: We can and should do better (Editorial)
Patricia M. Davidson et al. Journal of Clinical Nursing, April 2020
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Competing Crises: COVID‐19 Countermeasures and Social Isolation among Older Adults in Long Term Care
Charlene H. Chu et al. Journal of Advanced Nursing, July 2020.
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Effects of Education on the Use of Personal Protective Equipment for Reduction of Contamination: A Randomized Trial. 
Yeon, J. H., & Shin, Y. S. (2020).SAGE Open Nursing. 
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Competing Crises: COVID‐19 Countermeasures and Social Isolation among Older Adults in Long Term Care
Charlene H. Chu et al. Journal of Advanced Nursing, July 2020.
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CDNA guidelines for the prevention, control and public health management of COVID-19 outbreaks in correctional and detention facilities in Australia
The Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA), Department of Health, 2020.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines for outbreaks in residential care facilities
The Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA), Department of Health, Australia, 2020.
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Feature Articles

Context Factors Facilitating and Hindering Patient Participation in Dialysis Care: A Focus Group Study With Patients and Staff
Liselott Årestedt et al, Worldviews on Evidence‐Based Nursing, July 2020.
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Measuring nutrition‐related outcomes in a cohort of multi‐trauma patients following intensive care unit discharge
K. Wittzholtz.  J Hum Nutr Diet. 33, 414– 422.
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Can nurses help improve self‐care of patients living with atrial fibrillation? A focus group study exploring patients' disease knowledge gaps. Nursing Open. 2020; 7: 998– 1010. 
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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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Promises and limitations of a digitalized infection control program
Martischang, R., Peters, A., Guitart, C., Tartari, E. and Pittet, D. (2020) Journal of  Advanced Nursing, 76: 1876-1878.
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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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Australian Perspectives 

Non‐pharmacological interventions to prevent hospital or nursing home admissions among community‐dwelling older people with dementia: A systematic review and meta‐analysis
Den-Ching A Lee, Loredana Tirlea, Terry P Haines. Health Soc Care Community, March 28,2020.
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The outcomes and experience of people receiving community‐based nurse‐led wound care: A systematic review.
Dhar, A, Needham, J, Gibb, M, Coyne, E. 
Journal of Clinical Nursing. 2020; 29: 2820– 2833
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The role of socio‐economic status and energy‐density in Australian women of child‐bearing age. 
Latter, R., et al. J Hum Nutr Diet. Early View.
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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) 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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Avoiding Difficult Conversations in the Australian Health Sector. 
King, C., Edlington, T., & Williams, B. (2020) SAGE Open Nursing. 
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Research & Training 

10 Tips: What I would tell my nursing student self on Clinical Practicum
Professor Rhonda Wilson RN PhD. Professor in nursing (mental health and digital health)
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Writing an abstract for mental health topics: Top ten tips
Professor Rhonda Wilson, RN PhD, Professor in nursing (mental health and digital health)
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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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Cancer, Health Literacy, and Happiness: Perspectives from Patients under Chemotherapy
Sara Maria Oliveira Pinto, Nursing Research and Practice, 2013.
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In the Spotlight

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