American Journal of Nursing Science

Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019

  • The Role of Emotional Intelligence in Relieving Work Pressure for Practice Nurses: A Cross-sectional Study

    Shujuan Xu, Shenghong He, Meihong Zeng, Huahua Chen

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 36-42
    Received: Dec. 27, 2018
    Accepted: Jan. 21, 2019
    Published: Mar. 01, 2019
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    Abstract: EI involves the ability to relate to and influence others, and may be important for practice nurses. A questionnaire survey was conducted among 96 nurses who had just completed their internship period. The main work pressures experienced by practice nurses were analyzed. To investigate and analyze the main work pressures on clinical practice nurses... Show More
  • Practice Research on Strengthening Humanistic Quality Education of Nursing Students in "Six Hearts" Nursing Service

    Xiaofeng Li, Lanian Chen, Xiaojuan Chen, Huiqin Li, Xiangjing Xu, Li Zhu, Aiping Yu, Lu Tan

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 43-47
    Received: Jan. 05, 2019
    Accepted: Feb. 13, 2019
    Published: Mar. 01, 2019
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    Abstract: The discussion is based on "enthusiastic reception, patient speaking, careful observation, sincere help, warm heart, loving visit" (hereinafter referred to as "six hearts") Objective: To explore the practical effect of "six hearts" nursing service process on improving nursing students' humanistic quality. Methods: Taking nursing undergraduates from... Show More
  • Nurses’ Cyberloafing and Its Relationship to Procrastination and Conscientiousness in Damanhour National Medical Institute

    Yaldez Khairy Zein El Din, Fatma Mostafa Baddar

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 48-58
    Received: Feb. 10, 2019
    Accepted: Mar. 11, 2019
    Published: Mar. 25, 2019
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    Abstract: Cyber-loafing involves an unproductive use of time in the workplace and distracts employees from their responsibilities and duties. This study was conducted because there is a risk posed on patient's safety if nurses are cyberloafing and if this behavior has a direct relation with procrastination and lack of conscientiousness. Aim of the study: to ... Show More
  • Self-Confidence and Anxiety as Intervening Factors in Clinical Decision-Making in Newly Nursing Bachelor Graduates

    Beatriz Paulina Espinosa-Rivera, Laura Morán-Peña, María Aurora García-Piña, Patricia González-Ramírez, Cristina Margarita López-Ruíz

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 59-67
    Received: Oct. 22, 2018
    Accepted: Mar. 05, 2019
    Published: Mar. 27, 2019
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    Abstract: The Clinical Decision-Making (CDM) is essential for the nursing professional practice. However, newly nursing bachelor graduates are not always ready to make clinical decisions. Therefore, the identification of self-confidence and anxiety as emotional barriers during this process will allow teaching/learning strategies to generate educational strat... Show More
  • Young Adults Living with Type 1 Diabetes Experience of Other Persons Reception

    Asa Carlsund, Siv Soderberg

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 68-74
    Received: Feb. 10, 2019
    Accepted: Mar. 11, 2019
    Published: Mar. 27, 2019
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    Abstract: The aim of this study was to describe how young adults with type 1 diabetes experience other persons reception. Living with a long-term illness such as type 1 diabetes influences daily life for young adults and their close relatives to a great extent. In order to live and manage daily life with a long-term illness, support is important and crucial.... Show More
  • Relationship Between Mode of Birth and Quality of Life for Women's Health During Postpartum Period

    Sabah Lotfy Mohamed El Sayed, Hanan Abdel Mohdy Emarah

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 75-80
    Received: Nov. 20, 2018
    Accepted: Dec. 22, 2018
    Published: Mar. 29, 2019
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    Abstract: Background: The postpartum period is accompanied by many changes in women's health. Aim: This study aimed to assess the relationship between mode of birth and women quality of life during the postpartum period. Methods: The study was conducted in the outpatient clinic of Belbeis Hospital, Belbeis City, Al Sharkia Governorate. Study design: Descript... Show More