American Journal of Nursing Science

Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019

  • Implementation Status of Nursing Process and Associated Factors AmongNurses Working in Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2017

    Tsiyon Birhanu Wube, Teshome Habte Wurjine, Yohannes Ayalew Bekele

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 81-91
    Received: Jan. 29, 2019
    Accepted: Mar. 08, 2019
    Published: Apr. 01, 2019
    Abstract: Background: -Nursing process is a systematic method of assessing, diagnosing, planning, intervening and evaluating individualized care for clients in any state of health. Even if, its implementation is mandatory due to many factors, it is poorly implemented in most of the health institutions in the country and resulted loss of quality nursing care.... Show More
  • Effect of Daily Safety Briefing Huddles on the Reporting of Adverse Events and Near-misses

    Minping Deng, Weiju Chen, Tianying Pang, Chunmei Lin

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 92-96
    Received: Jan. 28, 2019
    Accepted: Mar. 14, 2019
    Published: Apr. 03, 2019
    Abstract: Background: Incident reporting offers valuable information regarding safety issues, but near-misses (NM) and adverse events (AE) remain underreported. DSB huddles help foster collective situational awareness that increases an organization’s capacity to respond to safety concerns. However, effects of DSB huddles on AE/NM reporting remain understudie... Show More
  • Establishment and Implementation of Standardized Management Mode for Specialist Nurses in Intensive Care Unit

    Wang Jun, Gong Juan, Liu Ke, Ma Zhiqun, Chen Bing, Liu Rong, Liu Maoling, Zhang Kechun

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 97-103
    Received: Dec. 23, 2018
    Accepted: Mar. 18, 2019
    Published: Apr. 13, 2019
    Abstract: Objective: To discuss the application of the Standardized Management System in Intensive Care Units (ICU) for specialist nursing and the effectiveness of this system in improving working performance within the unit. Methods: Specialty nurses were trained by the Standardized Management System that is a series of goal, position, and responsibilities ... Show More
  • The Influence of Stratified Training with Post Obligation as the Core on the Comprehensive Ability of Junior Nurses

    Liangfeng Yang, Xiaofeng Li, Zuxi Feng, Lu Tan, Lei Chen, Ruyue Liu

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 104-108
    Received: Feb. 26, 2019
    Accepted: Apr. 11, 2019
    Published: May 09, 2019
    Abstract: Objective: To explore the effect of stratified training with post obligation as the core to improve the comprehensive ability of junior nurses. Methods: 565 nurses with low seniority were divided into two groups: observation group and control group. 283 participants adopted the hierarchical training model with post obligation as the core.To determi... Show More
  • Maternal Lifestyle and Behavioral Factors Affect Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth

    Sabah Lotfy Mohamed El Sayed, Hanan Abd Mohdy Mohamed

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 109-118
    Received: Mar. 12, 2019
    Accepted: Apr. 12, 2019
    Published: May 23, 2019
    Abstract: Aim of study: The study was carried out to evaluate maternal lifestyle and behavioral factors affecting the risk of spontaneous PTB. Methods: A descriptive study design was done in the postnatal ward of the Obstetrics Department at Zagazig University Hospital, Zagazig City, Al Sharkia Governorate. The sample of 200 women was assigned to two groups ... Show More
  • Non-pharmacological Treatment of Intensive Care Unit Delirium

    Liu Ke, Wang Jun, Ma Zhiqun, Chen Bing, Wang Lijun, Gong Juan, Wang Rui

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, June 2019
    Pages: 119-128
    Received: Mar. 21, 2019
    Accepted: May 05, 2019
    Published: May 29, 2019
    Abstract: Objective: To understand whether non-pharmacological treatment can reduce intensive care units. Methods: A review was conducted by searching the literature in the CINAHL, PubMed, PsycINFO, and EMBASE database. The prevalence of sputum in the ICU is 16%-89%. It is characterized by short-term memory loss, disorientation and impaired attention. There ... Show More