Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice - 2015;28(04)

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 30, 2015

[The effects of night shifts on nurses]

OFORI-ATTAH Barbara, NÉMETH Anikó

[Aim of the research: The present study aimed to investigate the effects of night shifts on the somatic and psychic health, sleeping habits and substance use of nurses. Research and sampling methods: A self constructed questionnaire was administered online in October 2014 (N=396). Data were analyzed with SPSS 19.0 using descriptive statistics, chi-square and unpaired two-sample t-tests program (p<0.05). Results: Nurses having night shifts evaluated their health as worse (p=0.031), backache... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 30, 2015

[Care of patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis]

PALLA László, BALOGH Zoltán

[Aim of the research: Assessment of workers’ knowledge regarding patients suffering from a rare neurological disorder, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Research and sampling methods: The target groups were: intensive care unit (Group I) and home care service nurses (Group II). The authors chose a self-developed questionnaire study, what was filled out on www.online.kerdoiv.com by 161 nurses. Results: Considering graduation from Group I. 17 (20%), from Group II, 27 (36%) have diploma in nursing... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 30, 2015

[Investigation of the factors infl uencing among members of the care team in terms of the identity of the leadership]

TORNYOSNÉ BAGOSI Melinda, CSERNUS Mariann

[Aim of the research: The objective of the research is to map the different subcultures, examine in detail the role of subgroups and the influencing factors that are determining the relationships between the members of the Institution’s healthcare provider teams. Research and sampling methods: Data and information collection was advisedly planned, guided and implemented with help of personal communication techniques. With regard to the final form of data collection method based on... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

AUGUST 30, 2015

[And who is the other?]

ROZSOS Erzsébet

[The author reviews, interprets and illustrates the main concepts with practical examples that appear in the area of transcultural health care and nursing. ]