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Nursing and Health CareISSN: 2469-5823


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5823/1510138

Turkish Nursing Students’ Ecocentric, Anthropocentric and Antipathetic Attitudes towards the Environment

Media Subasi Baybuga, RN, PhD and Serap Gokbel Sonmez, RN, MSN

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: December 23, 2019

Environmental problems have become global and begun to threaten life on the planet, which has led humans to reconsider their relationship with the environment, and their attitudes, behaviors, duties and responsibilities towards it, and to redefine the importance of ecological culture and environmental awareness. Using the environment in which we live in a more effective, sustainable and efficient manner is only possible by creating a society with environmental awareness...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5823/1510137

Nursing Students' Views and Experiences Concerning the Use of Mobile Applications in Nursing Education: A Qualitative Study

Ayse Kacaroglu Vicdan and Media Subasi Baybuga

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: December 19, 2019

Nursing education is a process of education that consists of both theoretical and skill teaching. Mobile applications developed in accordance with smart phones have started to be used in nursing education, for the stu-dents to continue to learn outside school and develop their knowledge and skills. This study was conducted in the Department of Nursing in the Faculty of Health Sciences at a University located in the western region of Turkey between the dates o...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5823/1510136

Nurses' Experiences of Caring for Patients with Tuberculosis - An Interview Study in Indonesia

Linda Byberg, RN, BSc, Karstin Vaster, RN, BSc, Margret Lepp, PhD, RN and Kristina Rosengren, PhD, RN

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: October 16, 2019

Tuberculosis, TB is an infectious disease affecting millions of people each year and Indonesia have the second highest prevalence in the world. The cure of TB is already existing but hence to factors such as long treatment with severe side-effects results in low compliance. The aim of the study was to describe nurse’s conceptions of caring for patients suffering from tuberculosis in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. To perform nursing, precautions and protection is significant even though medication for ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5823/1510135

Drama, Leadership and Conflict Management to Support Nurse's Professional Development - A Qualitative Study in Indonesia

Kristina Rosengren, PhD, RN, Margret Lepp, PhD, RN and Widyawati, PhD, RN

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: October 07, 2019

A need exists for developing training interventions for nurses regarding conflict management and leadership to facilitate professional development. Therefore, we aimed to explore and describe the use of applied drama to support professional development with focus on nursing leadership and conflict management of nurses (practitioner, lecturer) in Indonesia. A need exists to developing training interventions for students in nursing education as well as for nurses regarding conflict management and ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5823/1510134

Working through Others - A Qualitative Content Analysis of Nursing Students’ Experiences with Malnutrition at One Hospital in Vietnam

Elin Eriksson, RN, BSc, Victoria Ferm, RN, BSc and Kristina Rosengren, PhD, RN

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: October 05, 2019

Malnutrition causes problems in Vietnam, including illnesses with physiological and psychological complications. The aim of this study was to describe nursing students experiences with malnutrition at one hospital in Vietnam. Interviews of eight nursing students were performed, and the results were analysed by qualitative content analysis. This study highlights the use of guidelines in collaboration (between staff and patients’ relatives) to facilitate early identification and/or prevent malnu...

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