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NURSINGCARE - 2017

  • Oral_Mucositis_in_Hematopoietic_Stem_Cell_Transplantation_HSCT: Nursing care
    Name : Tatiana Porro
    Affliation : Nurse
    University : European Institute Of Oncology (IEO)
    Country : Como, Italy

    Mucositis is a serious inflammatory complication affecting oral and gastro-intestinal mu-cosa of cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and/or radiot

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  • “Steal , But Steal and Acknowledge” – Promoting a Moral Research Culture in Nursing.
    Name : Frincy Francis
    Affliation : Lecturer
    University : Sultan Qaboos University
    Country : Oman

    Wilson Mizner, an American playwright and entrepreneur rightly said “If you steal from one another its plagiarism, If you steal from many its re

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  • Implementing clinical nurse specialist (CNS) role designed for ambulatory setting in a cancer center in Italy
    Name : Dr. Anita Zeneli
    Affliation : Professor
    University : Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo Per Lo Studio E Per La Cura Dei Tumori IRST IRCCS
    Country : Meldola, Italy

    Introduction: Although there are several studies showing the impact that clinical nurse specialists (CNSs) have on patient outcomes and healthcare cos

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  • Child to Child approach – Using Children as teachers to promote health and emphasis importance of Vitamin-A.
    Name : Sheeba Elizabeth.J
    Affliation : Lecturer
    University : Sultan Qaboos University
    Country : Oman

    Introduction: Health is the concern of every one for every one. Attention to health is central to the objective of general education. Children need go

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  • Dancing Nurses
    Name : Dr. Helle Winther
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : University Of Copenhagen
    Country : Denmark

    How to train somatic awareness, bodily communication and leadership in nurse education? At first glance, dance and movement may appear foreign to the

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  • The Effectiveness of Implementing Nutritional Support on Expected Clinical Outcomes of Patient with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Undergoing Mechanical Ventilation
    Name : Dr.Amal Kanona
    Affliation : Faculty Of Nursing
    University : Menoufia University
    Country : Egypt

    The study aim was to determine the effectiveness of implementing nutritional support on expected clinical outcomes for Patient with COPD undergoing Me

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  • The Effect of Using Anti-inflammatory Diet Program Regimen and Exercise on Osteoarthritis among Obese Women
    Name : Dr. Amal A. Hussein
    Affliation : Emeritus Professor Of Community Health Nursing
    University : Menofia University
    Country : Egypt

    The aim of this study is to assess the effect of using anti-inflammatory diet program and exercise on osteoarthritis among obese women through assessi

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  • Recognizing Exemplary Nursing Practice: The Magnet® and Pathway to Excellence® Recognition Programs
    Name : Dr. Jeff Doucette
    Affliation : Regional Vice President
    University : Virginia Commonwealth University
    Country : USA

    With today’s growing emphasis on value-based health care, the better a hospital performs on its quality measures, the greater the rewards. Organ

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  • The Treatment of Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) must begin in Childhood
    Name : Dr. Albert Wiegman
    Affliation : Chief Of Academic Medical Center And Pediatrician
    University : University Of Amsterdam
    Country : Netherland

    Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) is a common genetic disorder that causes elevated LDL-cholesterol levels from birth. The resulting accelerated athe

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  • Effects of postprandial positions on physical parameters and behavioral states in premature infants
    Name : Man- Chin Ku
    Affliation : Lecturer
    University : Fu Jen Catholic University
    Country : Taiwan

    This study was aimed to compare semi- prone and supine position on physiological indicators (breathing, heart rate, and blood oxygen) and behavioral s

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  • Application of Aromatherapy in Pension Institutions
    Name : HANYA LIN
    Affliation : Chairman Of The Taiwan Long - Term Care Association
    University : Taiwan Long - Term Care Association
    Country : Taiwan

    Background: Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is the mainstream of today's health care. CAM can promote the holistic health of the elderly.

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  • The Exploration of Current Status and Executive Dilemma of Evaluation for Long- term Care Institutions in Taiwan
    Name : Dr. Chu Li- Wen
    Affliation : Director
    University : Sanhe Nursing Home
    Country : Taiwan

    Background: To enhance the quality of service for long-term care institutions, the Government began to implement evaluation of long-term care institut

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  • Associations Of Practical Use Of Advanced Carbohydrate Counting With Diabetes Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire (DTSQ) Score And Hba1c Level In Diabetic Patients On Intensive Insulin Therapy
    Name : Dr. Akiko Nishimura
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : Yamanashi Prefectural University
    Country : Japan

    Aim: We evaluated the efficacy of advanced carbohydrate counting for diabetic patients on intensive insulin therapy by surveying the associations of i

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  • Diabetes Self-Management Support for Dietary Therapy with Knowing Inter-Individual Variations of Glycemic Responses to Carbohydrate Restriction
    Name : Dr. Yuji Aoki
    Affliation : Director, Clinical Professor
    University : Matsumoto Dental University Hospital
    Country : Japan

    Dietary therapy remains the foundation of any diabetes treatment program. Carbohydrate counting or restriction is a meal planning approach to help dia

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  • Effect of Psych Educational Intervention on the Quality of Life of Patients with Insulin Resistance Syndrome
    Name : Dr. Essmat Mohamed Gemeay
    Affliation : Assistant Professor
    University : Tanta University
    Country : Egypt

    Psych education is a therapeutic approach based on cognitive-behavioral theory, which involves the patients in solving their problems through communic

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  • Low Back Pain and the Psychosocial Factors At Work among A Population of Nurses
    Name : Dr. Wissal Benhassine
    Affliation : Faculty Of Medicine
    University : University Of Batna
    Country : Algeria

    Background: Caregivers are among the most exposed workers to musculo-skeletal disorders (MSD) risks, mainly the back pain. It is a real public health

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  • The Neonatal Golden Hour-Clinical Interventions to Enhance Quality of Care of the Extremely LBW Infant
    Name : Dr. Sherin Zacharia
    Affliation : Charge Nurse
    University : Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital
    Country : UAE

    INTRODUCTION: The "Golden Hour," the first initial hour succeeding the birth of an extremely premature infant, are possibly very vital of his or her l

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  • Perception of Ethical Principles by Hemodialysis Nurses in Khartoum, Sudan
    Name : Kalthoum Ibrahim Yousif
    Affliation : Dean Of Nursing Department
    University : The National Ribat University
    Country : Sudan

    Background: In the nursing process the nurse must be able to make correct ethical decisions. This primarily requires knowledge of the basic ethical co

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  • Leadership Competency and Its Related Factors for Nurses
    Name : Mei-Chuan Pai
    Affliation : RN, BSN, Head Nurse
    University : Mackay Memorial Hospital
    Country : Taiwan

    Background: The aim of this research is to understand the leadership competency and its related factors for nurses at a medical center in northern Tai

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  • Effect of Educational Program on Saudi, Women’ Knowledge, Attitude Regarding Cervical Cancer and Early Detection by Pap test
    Name : Dr. El-Saida Abdel Mageed El-Rufai
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : National Ribat University
    Country : Sudan

    Background: Cancer is increasingly becoming the disease of the century, especially cervical cancer that is now the second most common Gynecologic mali

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  • Noninvasive Ventilation in Neonates - Nursing Interventions to Maximize Ventilation Accuracy and Preventing Skin Breakdowns
    Name : Noureen Kamran
    Affliation : Nurse
    University : Sheikh Khalifa General Hospital
    Country : UAE

    INTRODUCTION: Noninvasive Ventilation, a term applied to a variety of devices capable of supporting neonatal ventilation without the use of an endotra

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  • Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care Settings: Attitudes and Knowledge of Nurses and Physicians
    Name : Dr. Samira M. Ahmed
    Affliation : Assistant Professor
    University : Sultan Qaboos University
    Country : Oman

    Background: Healthcare providers (HCPs) play a critical role in reducing colorectal cancer (CRC) related morbidity and mortality. This study aimed at

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  • Unit for EBP and Research in Healthcare Professions: A Way to go
    Name : Dr. Monica Guberti
    Affliation : Dr. Monica Guberti
    University : Regional Health Service
    Country : Reggio Emilia, Italy

    Background: When ASMN started accreditation process leading to acknowledgement as Research Hospital, we came up with the idea of structuring research

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  • Reform of Nursing Education – Nursing Expanding and Innovative Role
    Name : Dr. Shwu-Jiuan Liu
    Affliation : RN, Professor
    University : Fu Jen Catholic University
    Country : Taiwan

    Background: With the demographic structure of the aging rapid increase and less child, the disease patterns tend to chronic and more complex. The medi

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  • Safe Medication Practices
    Name : Dr. Fatima Yousef Ali Ghethan
    Affliation : Head Of Quality And Medication Safety Unit King Ab
    University : University Of Jordan
    Country : Saudi Arabia

    The Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) first Quality Chasm report, To Err Is Human: Building a Safer Health System stated that medication-related err

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  • Hemodynamic monitoring
    Name : Ahmad Sabbah
    Affliation : SICU nurse manager
    University : MSC international Health management
    Country : UAE

    Background: The failure and complications of central venous access devices (CVADs) result in interrupted medical treatment, morbidity, and mortality f

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  • Do Saudi Nurses in Primary Health Care Centre’s have Breast Cancer Knowledge to Promote Breast Cancer Awareness?
    Name : Shadia Abdullah Yousuf
    Affliation : Vice Dean
    University : King Abdulaziz University
    Country : Saudi Arabia

    Background:  Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death among cancer patients in Saudi Arabia. It is known that nurses play a key role i

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  • A Nursing Intervention on Reducing Pain in Children with Cancer
    Name : Dr. Amal A. Fathalla
    Affliation : Lecturer of Pediatric Nursing
    University : Menoufia University
    Country : Egypt

    Background: Despite major advanced in pain management, cancer pain is managed poorly in 80% of the patients with cancer. So, there is an urgent need f

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  • Family Planning Compliance among Primary Health Centers in Jordan: Health Care Accreditation Council (HCAC): Accreditation Standards
    Name : Dr. Dalal Bashir Yehia
    Affliation : Professor
    University : Al-Zytoonah University
    Country : Jordan

    Aim: The purpose of this paper is to elaborate the processes developed by HCAC to measure the implementation and compliance of primary health centers

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  • Surgical Pathway is Part of Patient Safety
    Name : Caroline Bilen
    Affliation : Scientific Affair and Education Manager
    University : 3M, CEEMEA - Infection Prevention Division
    Country : UAE

    Discussion: Health care-associated infections (HCAI) are the most frequent adverse event in health-care delivery worldwide. Up to 16% of HCAI are Surg

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  • Enlightenment through Empowerment: Establishing Emancipatory Health and Social Care for Veterans and their Families within the Landscape of Wales
    Name : Dr. Richard Mottershead
    Affliation : Senior Lecturer
    University : University of Chester
    Country : UK

    Discussion: This presentation will highlight the development of an empowering service entitled Change Step and Listen In. The former is an All Wales V

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  • Correlation Study between Spiritual Health and Death Attitude of Pediatric Staffs on Northern Teaching Hospital
    Name : Dr. Yuan may Chang
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : MacKay Medical College
    Country : Taiwan

    Discussion: This study aims to examine the association between spiritual health and death attitude with medical staffs in pediatric department of one

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  • Factors Contributing to Burnout among Saudi Nurses and their Effect on Patient’s Satisfaction at Makkah Al- Mukaramah Hospitals
    Name : Dr. Manal M. Ibrahim
    Affliation : Professor
    University : Menoufia University
    Country : Egypt

    Background: Burnout is a psychological syndrome affecting individuals who work in caring professions, such as nurses and physicians that develops due

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  • Health Policy Practicum Report: The Development of a CADD Pump Policy for use in Pediatric Palliative Care Service
    Name : Fatimah Alsaggaf
    Affliation : Lecturer
    University : King Abdul-Aziz University
    Country : Saudi Arabia

    Introduction: Over the past decade, there has been a significant increase in the number of children requiring palliative care. The provision of pediat

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  • Managing Transition – Influence, Empower & Change
    Name : Kawaljeet Oberoi
    Affliation : Regional Chief Nursing Officer
    University : Fortis Healthcare Limited
    Country : India

    Discussion: Today’s healthcare system is complex and very different from “what it was few years back”. Throughout the world, in ever

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  • Mental Health Problems in Women with Childhood Domestic Violence
    Name : Hanan Al-Modallal
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : Hashemite University
    Country : Jordan

    Background: Childhood violence is one of the common types of domestic violence Experienced by families worldwide. Childhood violence is inherited in f

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  • Perceived Uncertainty, Symptom Distress and Learning needs among CABG Patients Post-Discharge
    Name : Dr. Maha Subih
    Affliation : Assistant Professor
    University : Al-Zaytoonah university of Jordan
    Country : Jordan

    Aim: the primary purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between each pair of the variables; perceived uncertainty, symptoms distress, a

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  • Does Physical Activity as an Intervention have a Positive or Negative Impact on Children and Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease?
    Name : Nada Abdulrahman Dahlawi
    Affliation : Pediatric Clinical Demonstrator
    University : King Abdulaziz University
    Country : Saudi Arabia

    Background: Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a common type of birth defect, or congenital anomalous. It has been shown by the British Heart Foundatio

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  • Promoting Mental Wellness through Active Participation in Programs and Activities in a Home
    Name : Dr. Wannee Mei Amurao
    Affliation : Nursing Manager
    University : Sree Narayana Mission
    Country : Singapore

    Background:  Lack of preferred activities, health-related issues, and facility limitations may prevent residents at the Home from actively engagi

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  • Role of Tinospora Crispa accelerated Wound Healing Potential in Adult Nursing
    Name : Dr. Walaa Najm Abood
    Affliation : Assistant professor
    University : University of Diyala
    Country : Iraq

    Background: This research was conducted to help Adult nursing provide care for immunosuppressed people as diabetic patients by assessment the effect o

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  • The Exploration of Living Impacts and Lived Experiences among Women with Fibromyalgia in Taiwan and the United States of America
    Name : Dr. Whei-Mei Jean Shih
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : Chang-Gung University of Science and Technology
    Country : Taiwan

    Objective: This research was to explore Taiwanese and American: (1) fibromyalgia women’s living impacts in three dimensions – functions, o

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  • Vitamin D Deficiency in Reproductive Age Jordanian Women: Across Sectional Study
    Name : Dr. Khitam Mohammad
    Affliation : Associate Professor
    University : Jordan University of science & Technology (JUST)
    Country : Jordan

    Background: In recent years, high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency has been reported to be common in different regions of the Middle East. Aims: To

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  • The Transition to Parenthood: Feeling Unprepared
    Name : Dr. Lina Mrayan
    Affliation : Assistant Professor
    University : Hashemite University
    Country : Jordan

    Aims: This study aims to explore the transition to parenthood in Jordan and answer the following three major research questions: "How do young people

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  • Involvement of Jordanian Nurses in Health Policy: Perceived Benefits, Barriers and Impacts on Health Outcomes
    Name : Dr. Raeda F AbuA Rub
    Affliation : Professor and Dean of Nursing
    University : Jordan University of Science and Technology
    Country : Jordan

    Aim: To examine (1) the level of involvement of Jordanian nurses in health policy development; and (2) perceived benefits, barriers and impacts on hea

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  • The Process by which Nursing Faculty Evaluate their Students in Clinical Settings
    Name : Dr. Lina Bafail Mohammad
    Affliation : Staff Nurse
    University : King Fahad General Hospital
    Country : Saudi Arabia

    Discussion: The purpose of this study was to identify the process by which nursing faculty evaluate their students in clinical settings. The theoretic

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  • The Association among Life Quality during Maternality in Postpartum Women
    Name : Dr. Min Yu Chang
    Affliation : Lecturer
    University : Chang Gung Memorial University
    Country : Taiwan

    Background: The purpose of this study is to investigate whether breastfeeding will affect life quality during maternality and further dissect the infl

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  • Standardised Language Examinations for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
    Name : Dr. Annamaria Gyorfi
    Affliation : Head of PROFEX Department
    University : University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Tirgu Mures
    Country : Romania

    Discussion: When the scientific world felt the need to break down the barriers of communication between professionals, English became the lingua franc

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  • Influence of Spirituality on Quality of Life and General well-being in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
    Name : Dr. Ali Alshraifeen
    Affliation : Assistant Professor
    University : Hashemite University
    Country : Jordan

    Background: End-stage renal disease (ESRD) introduces physical, psychological, social, emotional and spiritual challenges into patients’ lives.

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  • Education and research in palliative care: preparing student nurses for clinical practice
    Name : Dr. John Costello
    Affliation : Programme Director
    University : Singapore Institute of Technology Nanyang polytechnic
    Country : Singapore

    Background - Death and dying are major sources of stress and the evidence suggests that student nurses often experience significant anxiety when carin

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