VOLUME 30 ISSUE 2
Documentation in a PICU setting: Is a checklist tool
KEY WORDS: nursing documentation, documentation compliance, checklist, paediatric intensive care unit
RPN, MNSc, BEd,
RPN Austin Health, 551 Brunswick St, Fitzroy North,
Research and evidence based practice in a rural
KEY WORDS: Evidence based practice, nurses, health organisations, research, eHealth
Dip App Sci. (Nursing), Grad Dip HP,
Rural Health Academic Network, Rural Health Academic
Centre, University of Melbourne, Shepparton, Victoria,
How competency standards became the preferred
national technology for classifying nursing
performance in Australia
KEY WORDS: Competence, classification, history, nurse
RN PhD FRCNA,
Associate Professor in Nursing, University of Canberra,
Faculty of Health, University of Canberra, ACT, Australia.
Incidence of phlebitis in patients with peripheral
intravenous catheters: The influence of some risk
KEY WORDS: Intravenous catheters; phlebitis; nurses; risk factors.
Adjunct Professor at the Nursing School of Coimbra,
Recognition of prior learning: Credit transfer for
enrolled nurses studying science in the Bachelor of Nursing program
KEY WORDS: enrolled nurse, registered nurse, diploma, undergraduate, science, recognition of prior learning, education
Christine S Pryor, RN, GDNgSc(Orthopaedics), CivWA&T(TAE), MNg, GCert Ed(University), GCert Hlth(Clinical Forensic Nursing), MRCNA, Central Northern Adelaide Health Service, Fullarton, South Australia.
Needlestick and sharps injury among nurses at a state hospital in Turkey
Article removed at authors request (28 November 2013)
Human factors in nursing: The time is now
KEY WORDS: Human factors, patient safety, system improvement
Lynette A. Fryer,
RN, RPN, Ma Clinical Leadership,
Nurse Manager, Belconnen Community Health, ACT
Discovering Constructivist Grounded Theory’s fit
and relevance to researching contemporary mental
health nursing practice
KEY WORDS: Constructivist Grounded Theory, contemporary mental health nursing practice, developing partnership, developing understanding, virtue ethics, therapeutic relationship.
BN, MMHN, MBus, Dip Medical Hypnosis.
Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Division of
Health Sciences, University of South Australia, City East
Campus, Adelaide, South Australia.