Perception and Contributing factors to Medication Administration Errors Among Nurses in Nigeria
CONCLUSIONIn this regards, identification of the main factors contributing to medication administration errors allows nurses and system to eliminate situations such as nurse staffing and medication transcribing issues, poor physician communication, problem with medication packaging and poor reporting system as well as incorporating changes that minimize them. Also, nursing supervisors should create an enabling environment which allows incidence of medication administration errors to be reported not on the basis of being punished but to initiate actions to prevent future occurrences. This will improve and enhance patient sa...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 22, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Development of a financial management competency framework for Nurse Managers in public health care organisations in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Publication date: Available online 20 June 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Nellie Naranjee, Maureen Nokuthula Sibiya, Thembelihle Sylvia Patience NgxongoAbstractThe increased cuts in health care funding and severe financial constraints has necessitated that the Nurse Manager become financially conscious and provide efficient quality care while at the same time cutting costs and reducing expenditure. This, in turn requires an understanding of financial management. Nurse Manager’s knowledge is very limited. The aim of the study was to explore the financial management roles of Nurs...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Synopsis of Critically Appraised Literature on Palliative Nursing Care
ConclusionThe study concluded that there are only limited research findings that are currently available about palliative care nursing. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Associated With post-natal PMTCT in Breastfeeding mothers living with HIV
Publication date: Available online 12 June 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Phumzile Dlamini, Theresa S Mokoboto-ZwaneAbstractDespite interventions tailored to prevention of mother-to-child of HIV and reported improvements on the outcomes, there is still vertical transmission of HIV through breastfeeding. The study sought to explore knowledge, attitudes, and practices of breastfeeding mothers living with HIV regarding post-natal PMTCT interventions and services. The study sample size was 90 and included conveniently selected breastfeeding mothers living with HIV who attended the King S...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 12, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A systematic review of factors influencing Type 2 Diabetes mellitus management in Nigerian public hospitals
ConclusionThe outcome of this review offers practical recommendations for policy review and suggestions for potential change implementation to improve T2DM patient management in the context of clinical practice. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 12, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A survey of hospital healthcare professionals’ perceptions toward patient safety culture in Saudi Arabia
ConclusionHealthcare professionals have an affirmative view toward patient safety culture aspects, and positive relationships were found between the patient safety dimensions and study participants’ profile. The findings presented herein suggest that healthcare professionals affirm the practice of patient safety culture. However, further research is required to continuously appraise the significance of healthcare-based quality indicators. Overall, the assessment results suggest a platform for better intervention and transformation procedures targeting the promotion of patient safety culture. (Source: International Jo...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - June 8, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Self-care behavior and associated factors among adults with heart failure at cardiac follow-up clinics in West Amhara Region Referral Hospitals, Northwest Ethiopia, 2017
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Kassahun Gebeyehu Yazew, Mohammed Hassen Salih, Debrework Tesgera Beshah (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - May 30, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Nurses knowledge, attitudes and practices towards patients with hiv and aids in kumasi, ghana
ConclusionThe need for continuous in-service training of nurses on HIV and AIDS is a key contributing factor to promoting knowledge, correcting a misconception, favourable attitude and improve compliance to universal precautions and other preventive practices such as uptake of PEP. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - May 25, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A pilot qualitative study of dementia perceptions of Nigerian migrant caregivers
DiscussionMinimal knowledge about dementia consequently results in minimal appreciation or regard for the seriousness and importance of dementia. When people from communities with different meanings of dementia and little knowledge of the condition become caregivers in developed countries, there may potentially be new psychological burdens that originate from the differing contextual significance of dementia and caregiving for persons with dementia. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - May 15, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Reconceptualising Preceptorship in Clinical Nursing Education in Ghana
Publication date: Available online 30 April 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Mary Asirifi, Linda Ogilvie, Sylvia Barton, Patience Aniteye, Kent Stobart, Olenka Bilash, Cecilia Eliason, Gloria Achempim-Ansong, Atswei Kwashie, Lydia Aziato (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 30, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Perceived Knowledge and Practices of Nurses Regarding Immediate Post-Operative Pain Management in Surgical Wards in Rwanda. A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study
This study used a descriptive cross-sectional design involving a convenience sample of 131 nurses working in surgical wards. Data was collected using a self-administered questionnaire. Descriptive statistics, Pearson’s correlation coefficient and linear regression were used to analyse the data.ResultsThe majority of the nurses 97(74%) had high levels of knowledge on immediate post-operative pain management. While 115(88%) of the nurses had moderate levels of practice with regards to immediate post-operative pain management. Age (21.8 95% CI (21.1 – 22.5), p = 0.000), gender (20.7 95% CI (20.4 – 21, p = 0....
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 25, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

My husband will love me more if I give birth to more children: Rural women’s perceptions and beliefs on family planning services utilization in a low resource setting
ConclusionLack of adequate family planning information; beliefs on and use of traditional/unconventional methods; gender roles expectations that influence decision making and limit women’s choices of family planning methods and; socio-cultural and religious beliefs were main perceived barriers for family planning utilization in this study. Mitigation of these barriers depends on the sustained engagement of key stakeholders including religious and community leaders. Health education must be designed to adapt socio-cultural and religious doctrines with benefits of family planning and health outcomes. Health delivery se...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Quality of nursing care and nurses’ working environment in Ethiopia: Nurses’ and physicians’ perception
ConclusionThe quality of nursing care is substandard. Favorable environment and nurse physician relationship must be established to provide quality care. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 14, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Quality of nursing care in Ethiopia: Nurses’ and Physicians’ perception
ConclusionThe quality of nursing care is substandard. Favorable environment and nurse physician relationship must be established to provide quality care. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 10, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Sexual function in south african women treated for cervical cancer
Publication date: Available online 5 April 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): M.P.J. Nicolai, S. Osanto, H.W. ElzevierAbstractCervical cancer is the second most common cancer in South African women, but the most common cancer in Black women. Despite cervical cancer screening being available, most women present with late stage disease requiring the standard curative treatment of radiotherapy, with or without chemotherapy. Cervical cancer and its treatment have various side effects, which have a negative influence on sexual function. Our study aimed at describing the sexual function of wom...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 5, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A framework to facilitate the promotion of women nurses of colour to leadership positions in hospitals
This study aimed to develop a framework to facilitate the appointment of women nurses of colour (African and Coloured nurses for the purpose of this study) to leadership positions in hospitals. A concurrent mixed method design was employed comprising a survey and interpretive phenomenology. The study was conducted in public and private hospitals in the Western Cape and Gauteng provinces. Six hundred and eighty-eight professional nurses consented to participate and n=573 (83%) completed the survey. Five interviews were conducted with nurse leaders in SA and another 40 with persons who had participated in the selection proce...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 5, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Barriers to management of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) CKD in a Renal Clinic in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa – A qualitative study
ConclusionDespite the measures of state hospitals to provide CKD management, barriers to management of CKD still exist amongst the CKD population. Hence, there is need to develop specific tailored interventions to reduce such obstacles thus promoting effective management of CKD patients. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - April 3, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Awareness of risks associated with self-medication among patients attending general out-patient department of a tertiary hospital in south western nigeria
Publication date: Available online 7 March 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Olufemi O. Oyediran, Emmanuel O. Ayandiran, Mathew I. Olatubi, Oluwanifemi Olabode (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - March 8, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Establishing the Context for a Master Degree Programme in Nursing at the National University of Lesotho
Publication date: Available online 18 February 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): G. Mtshali Ntombifikile, Nyangu Isabel, Molise Nthabiseng, Tsekoa. Lineo, M. Ranneileng, Qhobela C. Malihaelo, Ntsoaki. RalejoanaAbstractThe National University of Lesotho Nursing Department, in implementing the first Master degree programme in Nursing, conducted a rapid needs assessment to understand the nursing education status in the country, establish the nature of the Master degree programme suitable to meet needs of the country and identify the core competencies expected from the graduates produced fr...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - February 18, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors associated with Adolescent pregnancy in the Sunyani Municipality of Ghana
This study sought to investigate the factors associated with adolescent pregnancy in the Sunyani municipality of Ghana. This study was an unmatched case-control among adolescents aged 15 to 19 years. The cases were pregnant and parenting adolescents, and controls were non-pregnant adolescents with no birth experience. Data were collected from 245 participants (120 cases and 125 controls) through a structured questionnaire survey and analysed with STATA version 12 for risk factors of adolescent pregnancy using Pearson’s chi-square test and logistic regression.The average age of study participants was 16.9±1.15 ...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - February 7, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Capacity of south african nursing education institutions to meet healthcare demands: a looming disaster?
Publication date: Available online 2 February 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Susan J. Armstrong, Nelouise-Marie Geyer, Catherine A. Bell (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - February 3, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Knowledge and perception towards clinical simulation in teaching undergraduate nursing students among Nurse Educators working at teaching institutions in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Publication date: Available online 28 January 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Mintesnot Tenkir Teni (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 29, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Assessment of occupational related stress among nurses in two selected hospitals in a city southwestern nigeria
In conclusion, nurses are susceptible to occupational stress because of intense daily activity. Nurses are not ever thought as needing help but only as the care givers. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 28, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Educators: Are you adequately supporting nursing students during mental health placements?
This article aims to explore effective student support by the educators during clinical placements of students in mental health.A qualitative design was used. Ethical approval was obtained and permission from stakeholders was received. Educators from higher educational institutions were purposively and conveniently sampled. Data was collected through semi-structured interviews with ten participants until data saturation. Data was thematically analysed.Participants identified mental health training as context specific and highlighted the educators’ role during knowledge and skills development. Participants generated s...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 24, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Families’ perceptions of support from health care professionals in the three emergency departments in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
ConclusionsFamilies perceived significantly lower overall support from health care professionals in the emergency department as compared to the findings of international studies using The Iceland-Family Perceived Support Questionnaire. Although emergency care settings can be very busy, health care professionals need to engage with families to provide appropriate support in order to enhance families’ ability to cope effectively. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 22, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Maternal Knowledge on Iron and Folic Acid Supplementation and Associated Factors among Pregnant Women in a Rural County in Kenya
ConclusionsMaternal IFAS knowledge was fair and was associated with maternal age, marital status, parity, employment, monthly income, availability of brochures and support from CHWs. Strengthening provision of IFAS learning materials and enhancing CHWs involvement is recommended. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors Affecting HIV Disclosure Among Partners in Morongo, Tanzania
ConclusionsInterventions to address the negative attitudes are necessary to promote HIV disclosure and, in turn, better adherence to psychological adjustment therapy and reduction in the risk of HIV transmission among couples. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A contemporary review of understanding the religious and cultural diversity of patients dying or who have died in the intensive care unit. A South African perspective
Publication date: Available online 18 January 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Nicola Fouché (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 18, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Educators: Are you adequately supporting students during mental health placements?
This article aims to explore effective student support by the educators during clinical placements of students in mental health.A qualitative design was used. Ethical approval was obtained and permission from stakeholders was received. Educators from higher educational institutions were purposively and conveniently sampled. Data was collected through semi-structured interviews with ten participants until data saturation. Data was thematically analysed.Participants identified mental health training as context specific and highlighted the educators’ role during knowledge and skills development. Participants generated s...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Information systems for community mental health services in South Africa
Publication date: Available online 8 January 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): M. Bimerew (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - January 9, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Is there a Theory – Practice – Ethics gap? A Patient Safety Case Study
Publication date: 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences, Volume 10Author(s): Manfred MortellAbstractThis exposé employs a case study to illuminate an ongoing medical dilemma which places a patient’s safety at risk. The medical dilemma is one of non-compliance by healthcare professionals and is associated with correct patient identification. Typically, the healthcare academics declare that when clinical practice is inadequate, a “theory-practice gap” is usually responsible. Within this paradigm there is often a gap between theoretical knowledge and its application in practice....
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - December 22, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Correct patient identification: Is there a Theory – Practice – Ethics gap? A Patient Safety Case Study
Publication date: Available online 13 December 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Manfred [Manny] MortellAbstractThis exposé employs a case study to illuminate an ongoing medical dilemma which places a patient’s safety at risk. The medical dilemma is one of non-compliance by healthcare professionals and is associated with correct patient identification. Typically, the healthcare academics declare that when clinical practice is inadequate, a “theory-practice gap” is usually responsible. Within this paradigm there is often a gap between theoretical knowledge and it...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - December 14, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors affecting the use of nursing process in Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria
Publication date: 2019Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences, Volume 10Author(s): F. Folami, A. Olowe, Joshua Olugbade (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - December 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors Affecting the Use of Nursing Process in Lagos University Teaching Hospital , Lagos, Nigeria
Publication date: Available online 3 December 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): F. Folami, A. Olowe (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - December 3, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors influencing preceptorship in clinical learning for an undergraduate nursing programme in the North West Province of South Africa
ConclusionGood interpersonal and inter-professional relationships between stakeholders are important to influence preceptorship positively as do preceptors and unit managers with adequate knowledge to meet preceptees’ learning outcomes. Preceptorship could be enhanced by increasing the time spent in the clinical learning environment to meet expected preceptees’ learning outcomes. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - December 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors influencing preceptorship in clinical learning for an undergraduate nursing program in North West Province
ConclusionGood interpersonal and inter-professional relationships between stakeholders are important to influence preceptorship positively as do preceptors and unit managers with adequate knowledge to meet preceptees’ learning outcomes. Preceptorship could be enhanced by increasing the time spent in the clinical learning environment to meet expected preceptees’ learning outcomes. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 29, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Effects of a job aid-supported intervention during antenatal care visit in rural Tanzania
We examined the effects of a job aid-supported intervention on understanding the danger signs and improving the caring behaviors of nurses to women in rural Tanzania.MethodsThis was a hospital-based research using a quasi-experimental pre-post study design. All nurses engaged in ANC counseling participated in a three-hour training covering counseling skills, pregnancy danger signs, use of a job aid, and quality of caring behaviors. The sample consisted of women who attended the ANC clinic and had no intrauterine fetal death. The primary outcome was perception of receiving information on the danger signs by women. The secon...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 24, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Factors Impacting the Retention of Registered Nurses recruited from India to work in South African hospitals: A Case Study
ConclusionsThe greatest retention challenge lies in the deteriorating exchange rate and associated cost of living increases in the host country which would need mitigation. Although the management was concerned about the communication capability of these nurses before their arrival, these Registered Nurses showed that competence negates the impact of language. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Knowledge and Self-care management of the uncontrolled diabetes patients
Publication date: Available online 14 November 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Somsak Thojampa (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

The Relationship between Patients’ Perception of Nurse Caring Behaviors and Tuberculosis Stigma among Patients with Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Swaziland
Publication date: Available online 14 November 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Sotah Mahanya, Mduduzi Shongwe, Dumsile MshayisaAbstractBackgroundTuberculosis is major cause of death worldwide and Swaziland is one of the countries with highest rates. The fear of drug resistant tuberculosis among nurses may lead to poor nurse caring behaviors which patient perceive as stigma.ObjectivesTo examine (1) the relationship between patients’ perceptions of nurse caring and tuberculosis stigma; (2) the predictors of tuberculosis related stigma among patients with drug resistant TB in Swazi...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 15, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Norms and beliefs related to cervical cancer screening amongst women aged 25–49 in Botswana: A pilot study
Publication date: 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences, Volume 9Author(s): Thenjiwe Major, Bramell Koyabe, Esther Ntsayagae, Barati Monare, Olefile Molwane, Lesego Gabaitiri (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Norms and Beliefs Related To Cervical Cancer Screening Amongst Women Aged 25-49 in Botswana: A Pilot Study
Publication date: Available online 5 November 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Thenjiwe Major, Bramell Koyabe, Esther Ntsayagae, Barati Monare, Olefile Molwane, Lesego Gabaitiri (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - November 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Perceived factors for delayed consultation of cervical cancer among women at a selected hospital in Rwanda: An Exploratory qualitative study
ConclusionThe findings of our study show that patient-related factors and health care system factors were perceived by the women and heath care providers as the contributing factors to the delay of consultation for cervical cancer. These findings should be taken into account during the planning, training of health care providers, measuring quality, and empowering both providers and communities while conducting studies about cervical cancer. The results generated in this research may contribute to the advancement of the cancer diagnosing process in Rwanda. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 25, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Challenges Facing Nursing Education in the Advanced Healthcare Environment
Publication date: Available online 16 October 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Mirna A. Fawaz, Ayman M. Hamdan-Mansour, Ahmad Al TassiAbstractNursing practice in the 21st century is confronted by various demands such as the elevating numbers of elder patients and critically ill patients, increasing healthcare expenses, increasing deficit in nursing staff and nurse educators and a shift in the age of the nursing workforce. To adapt to the rapidly varying and advancing healthcare settings; nurse educators must regularly assess and review education curricula, teaching-learning strategies ...
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Occupational stress in psychiatric nursing
Publication date: Available online 10 October 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Rami Masa'Deh, Samiha Jarrah, Mohannad Eid AbuRuz (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Strengthening nursing education and practice in Ethiopia: A cross sectional task analysis study
Publication date: Available online 10 October 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Leah Hart, Equlinet Misganaw, Firew Ayalew, Sharon Kibwana, Mihereteab Teshome, Adrienne Kols (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Perceptions of Healthcare Professionals regarding Self-management by Kidney Transplant Recipients in South Africa: A Qualitative study
ConclusionUnderstanding the perceptions of healthcare professionals regarding kidney transplant self-management may assist in developing in-service training programmes to remove barriers and to alter negative perceptions of healthcare professionals. In order for them to improve their facilitation of self-management by kidney transplant recipients. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

A Middle-Range Theory For Developing Clinical Reasoning Skills In Undergraduate Midwifery Students
Publication date: Available online 11 October 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): Olivia B. Baloyi, Ntombifikile G. Mtshali (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

What is the Problem with Nursing Documentation? Perspective of Indonesian Nurses
ConclusionEducation is amongst the top listed contributing factors for quality nursing documentation. This is confirmed with this research. The findings of the study suggest the need for continuous support and educational intervention to ensure adherence to the nursing documentation procedure. (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - October 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research

Patients’ Safety in Adult ICUs: Registered Nurses’ attitudes to critical incident reporting
Publication date: Available online 18 September 2018Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing SciencesAuthor(s): T.M. Mjadu, M.A. Jarvis (Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences)
Source: International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences - September 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: research