Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice - 2018;31(02)

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2018

[The Florence Nightingale Medal - Its History and the Hungarian Connection]

SÖVÉNYI Ferencné, PERKÓ Magdolna, BOROS Károlyné, FEDINECZNÉ VITTAY Katalin

[Apropos of the International Nurses Day, authors discuss Nightingale’s impact on the development of nursing and her role in international nursing history. They consider as one of the main achievements of Nightingale that she raised the profile of nursing to an appreciated profession, thereby contributing to modifying the widely held view on women’s role in society in Hungary, too. After reviewing the developments related to the educational empowerment of women in the Hungary of the 19th... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2018

[The psychological Well-being and Burnout among Ambulance Personnel]

IVÁNKOVITS László

[The aim of the study: The aim of the presented study was to investigate the psychological well-being and burnout among ambulance personnel of the Hungarian National Ambulance Service. Our goal was to identify the ambulance specific stressors that negatively affect the psychological health of personnel and lead to burnout. Material and method: The quantitative, cross-sectional study included 1979 ambulance personnel. Level of burnout was measured by Pines-Aronson Burnout Inventory. SPSS version... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2018

[Quality of Life of Cancer Patients’]

PATÓ Edit

[Aim of the study: This research is the part of an extended examination. It’s aim is to assess the cancer patients’ quality of life, how the diseas effects in the way of life, and also the psychologycal burden of the patients. Furthermore to assess the patient’s knowledge of their desease. Material and Methods: The research is descriptive, empirical, supplemenary, which in nurses and patients in oncology departments of Hondvéd Hospital in Budapest and Bács-Kiskun County Hospital in Kecskemét... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2018

[Nurses Knowledge and Tasks of real Time Evacuation of Inpatient Care Institutions]

PÁPAI Tibor, PÁPAI Dániel

[In our modern, globalized world, there is a significant increase in the number of events requiring immediate action where coordinating the rescue, health care and placement of several people at the same time. Unfortunately, we can count not only on international, but domestic relations, for various mass disaster threats and events, whether it is a natural disaster or a different form of artificial disaster. It is of the utmost importance to treat such a qualified situation in inpatient care... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2018

[Safe Handover - Opportunities to improve Patient Handover]

VASS Zsolt, SINKA Lászlóné Adamik Erika, BÖCSKEI Anna, GÖBÖLY Ágnes

[Mistakes, errors made in the patient handover process can result in severe outcomes, but with appropriate measures it is possible to decrease their numbers. Therefore, we considered it important to develop a methodology which would help us analysing our internal processes. Getting to know the current situation well provides the opportunity to implement those changes into our daily work which focus on the actual problems, and which could lead to measurable improvements in our everyday work... tovább »