Search for dissertations about: "Nurses"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 569 swedish dissertations containing the word Nurses.

  1. 1. Encounters in nursing homes : Experiences from nurses, residents and relatives

    Author : Lars Westin; Unni Lindström; Högskolan i Skövde; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nursing Homes; Encounters; Nursing Home Staff; Residents; Relatives; Nurses; Caring sciences; Vårdvetenskap; Medical sciences; Medicin;

    Abstract : The care of residents in nursing homes (special housing) is a major challenge for the nursing profession, especially as the population of older people has increased in recent decades. One important aim of this care is to promote the wellbeing and security of the residents. READ MORE

  2. 2. Registered nurses' research use : A national survey on extent, patterns, intentions and associated factors in undergraduate education and the first years of clinical practice

    Author : Henrietta Forsman; Högskolan Dalarna; []
    Keywords : cluster analysis; evidence-based practice; intention; logistic regression; mediation analysis; nursing students; registered nurses; research use; questionnaire; Hälsa och välfärd;

    Abstract : The gap between research and practice is well-known and has been addressed globally.The application of research-based knowledge in clinical practice has the potential to improve care quality and patient safety. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nurses' competence in pain management in children

    Author : Gunilla Ljusegren; Karin Enskär; Karina Huus; Mats Eriksson; Högskolan i Jönköping; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nurses; competence; children; pain;

    Abstract : Introduction: It is a well known fact that children suffer from pain due to treatment and procedures in health care and historically, their procedural pain due to medical treatment has been undertreated and under-recognized. Children’s understanding of pain and their ability to express their feelings depend on their stage of development and the nature and diversity of their prior pain experiences. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nurses go visiting : ethics and gender in home-based nursing care

    Author : Stina Öresland; Birgit Rasmussen Holritz; Astrid Norberg; Kim Lützén; Sylvia Määttä; Gunilla Silfverberg; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nursing; Omvårdnad; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis is to explore how nursing is constructed in home-based nursing care from the viewpoint of patients and nurses who are receiving or giving care. Since nursing both constructs and is in turn constructed by the context in which it serves, language plays a central part in those constructions and in this thesis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Motivational Interviewing in Primary Care : Nurses' experiences and actual use of the method

    Author : Ann-Sofi Östlund; Barbro Wadensten; Marja-Leena Kristofferzon; Elisabeth Häggström; Åsa Hörnsten; Högskolan i Gävle; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; communication; experiences; health promotion; motivational interviewing; nurses; performance; primary care; talk; training; use; Vårdvetenskap; Caring Sciences;

    Abstract : Aim: The overall aim of the present thesis was to describe and examine primary care nurses´ self-reports on training, use and performance as well as experiences and actual performance of MI.Method: One qualitative and three quantitative studies were conducted among primary care nurses. READ MORE