Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice - 2021;34(2)

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2021

[Health care workers’ burnout during the COVID19 pandemic]

NÉMETH Anikó, IRINYI Tamás

[The study aimed to assess the level of burnout, the stress caused by the COVID19 pandemic and the changes in the Hungarian health care system, furthermore to shed light on the connections between these factors. The cross-sectional study was conducted through a self-constructed online survey at the beginning of 2021. Nineteen-hundred-sixty-five answers were received and analysed with SPSS 23.0. Descriptive statistics, chi-square, Kruskal-Wallis tests and linear regressions were calculated... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2021

[Medication Consumption Habits in the Elderly]

ERDŐSI Erika, JOÓ Gabriella, TULKÁN Ibolya, SZŰCS Mónika, BOROS Edit

[The goal was to evaluate the medication consumption behavior of the elderly in Southern Hungary, define the influencing factors, mainly which are related to the patients and the level of their knowledge. Data were obtained by a questionnaire. 196 patient over 60 years of age were involved who either took at least 1 ordered or over the counter drug or any other nutraceutical regularly. Data were analysed by Microsoft Excel and R software. The evaluated population had 3,51 chronic diseases... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2021

[The role of APN in Coping with the COVID-19 Pandemic]

KURUCZ Mária, SZABÓ Luca, KARÁCSONY Ilona, VARGA Bernadett, PAKAI Annamária

[Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, new challenges appeared in the field of the health care system all over the world and in Hungary as well. There has been a very high pressure on the workers and on the whole system too. We have been working with people who were diagnosed with Covid-19 since last March that is why we see all of the difficulties appearing in the hospitals. This publication is a literature review in which I examined the role of the APN during Covid-19 pandemic. We overviewed new,... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2021

[Antimicrobial resistance and the Sustainable Development Goals: an overview]

GAJDÁCS Márió

[The rapid emergence of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is an expected consequence of evolutionary adaptation to these noxious agents and the widespread use of these drugs has significantly sped up this process. Infections caused by these bacteria are are directly associated with worse clinical outcomes, longer hospital stays, excess mortality in the affected patients and an increasing burden and costs on the healthcare infrastructure. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were devised by the... tovább »

Journal of Nursing Theory and Practice

APRIL 30, 2021

[The role of APN in the Prevention and Care of Osteoporosis ]

GELENCSÉR Edina, ÚJVÁRINÉ Dr. Siket Adrienn, FERENCZY Mónika, SZABÓ László, PAKAI Annamária

[With age, the number of patients with osteoporosis advances. Internationally, Advanced Practice Nurses initiate screening tests and interventions as part of primary care to reduce complications. Due to the large number of acute illnesses, the search and care for patients with chronic illness is constantly decreasing. The MSc degree APN training was launched in 2017 in Hungary. Upon completing their studies, MSc nurses, in accordance with their qualifications, will work independently in the... tovább »