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Oct 31, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Frequency and Causes of Vaginal Hemorrhage outside Pregnancy in Women of Reproductive Age at Bonzola Hospital, Mbuji-Mayi, DRC

Kaya Tompa Brigitte, Ciamala Mukendi Paul, Nzembu Kabwasa Peter, Kanyiki Katala Moses, Ntumba Mukendi Kennedy, Jean Mukendi Mukendi Rene, Kolela Kolela Alain, Ilunga Bimpa Cedric, Cibangu Muana Wamuenyi Franck, Kaseka Ciswaka Jeanne, Amuli Jiwe Jean-Pierre
Vaginal haemorrhages outside pregnancy in women of childbearing age are a major public health problem in both developed and developing countries. The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency and causes of vaginal haemorrhage outside pregnancy. This is a descriptive study conducted in the city of Mbuji-Mayi at Bonzola General Hospital, registered from 01 to 31 December 2017; the data were collected transversally. The fo
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Sep 19, 2018Open    AccessArticle

An Animal-Assisted Intervention’s Influence on Graduate Students’ Stress and Anxiety Prior to an Examination

Christi Williams, Kristen Emond, Kara Maynord, Julie Simpkins, Allie Stumbo, Traci Terhaar
Introduction: Roughly 10% - 30% of the United States’ population is known to suffer from some form of anxiety. The majority of those who struggle with anxiety have their first experience before 21.5 years of age, which falls within the age range of many college students. Since stress and anxiety can lead to difficulty with concentrating and memory, they can have significant effects on a student’s academic performance and success.
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Aug 28, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Improving Teamwork and Communication through the Use of TeamSTEPPS

Amanda Curtsinger
Effective teamwork and communication are critical components for quality and patient safety. Investing in the nursing leadership team strengthens the collaboration between all health care professionals. TeamSTEPPS is an evidence based program that has been shown to improve the quality and safety by fostering effective teamwork and communication skills. In this quality improvement project, TeamSTEPPS 2.0 training was used to improv
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Aug 16, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Urine Dipstick in the Screening of Urinary Infection in Relation to the Reference Method: The Cytobacteriological Examination of Urine

Bianza Moise Bakadia, Bakamona Lina Babidi, Tshilumbayi Falone Mutoba, Mazono Pierre Mbang, Kabengele Arlette Ndaya, Mutumukole Jeanluc Biampata, Ilunga Eric Kasamba
The cytobacteriological examination of urine is a biological test most commonly asked in the hospital. The results of a large part of urinary sample analyzed are negative, representing a heavy workload for bacteriology laboratories, burden that we would like to limit. In this context the aim of our study was to evaluate a screening test for urinary tract infection by urine dipstick compared to the reference method; th
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Aug 08, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Student Perspectives of an Interprofessional Education Experience for Nurse Anesthetist Students and Physical Therapy Students in a Cadaver-Based Anatomy Review Course

Christi Williams, Colleen Gensheimer, John Halle, Patrick Moss
Background: There is growing evidence supporting the many benefits of interprofessional education (IPE) amongst students of varying medical professions. Since anatomy education is necessary for all healthcare pro-viders, an anatomy laboratory can provide an excellent environment for IPE activities. Unfortunately, due to the high cost of maintaining an anatomy laboratory, many programs do not have access to learn in a cadaver-based
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May 31, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Obesity: Care in Rural Communities

Debra K. Sapaugh
Adult obesity is a major health concern in the United States. Adults who are overweight or obese are at higher risk for chronic illnesses, which include hypertension, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. In addition, obesity significantly contributes to increased healthcare costs. Rural adults experience higher rates of obesity as well as correspondingly elevated mortality and morbidity than
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Apr 18, 2018Open    AccessArticle

The Improvement of Caring Behavior among Nurses through Nursing Leadership Based on the Emotional Intelligent

Nur Izzah, Agung Waluyo, Dewi Irawaty, Mochtarudin Mansyur
Nursing leadership based on emotional intelligence is potential to improve nurse’s caring behavior in Indonesia. The purpose of this research was to find out the effectiveness of nursing leadership based on emotional intelligence of the head nurse and its effect to the caring behavior of the associate nurses. The study occupied quasi experimental design with control group time series in two of General Hospital with equal managemen
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Mar 27, 2018Open    AccessArticle

Experience of Students Nurses regarding Caring of Mothers’ Undergone Caesarean Section at Postnatal Ward at Katutura State Hospital

Fransina Ndapewa Shikalepo, Hans Justus Amukugo
The purpose of this study was to explore and describe the experiences of second year University of Namibia nursing students regarding caring of mothers’ undergone caesarean section at postnatal ward at Katutura state hospital. Participants were purposively sampled and unstructured individual interviews were used to collect the data amongst eleven students. This was done after permission was granted by the Ministry of Health and So
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Feb 23, 2018Open    AccessArticle

The Effect of an Animal-Assisted Intervention on Physiological Measures of Stress and Anxiety in Graduate Professional Physical Therapy Students

Christi L. Williams, Emmy Dagnan, Katherine M. Miner, Patrick Sells
Introduction. Graduate professional educational programs are very rigorous and challenging, often leading to increased physiological stress and perceived anxiety for the enrolled student. Stress and anxiety levels in physical therapy students are higher than that in their age and gender matched peers. The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of an animal-assisted intervention on stress and anxiety of entry-level physical
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Nov 23, 2017Open    AccessArticle

Factors Associated with the Implementation of the Nursing Process in the Public Hospitals of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo: A Cross-Sectional Descriptive Study

Ndayi Kabamba Julie, Ilunga Kandolo Simon, Matungulu Matungulu Charles, Kabange Umba Irène, Abdulu Mahuridi, Mwinkeu Kasongo Narcisse, Mundongo Tshamba Henry, Omanyondo Ohambe Marie Claire, Malonga Kaj Francoise
Introduction: The nursing process is an organized method that focuses on the individual reactions of a person (or group) in order to produce a clinical judgment about the person’s state of health in order to make decisions about to the care to be given [1]. Method: The qualitative study has been carried out in this work. This involves exploring the factors related to their experience and the feelings of each caregiver in order to
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