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  • Murray Bowen's Theory Of Bowen Systems Theory

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    In the system of family therapy Dr Murray Bowen developed a new approach to family therapy that was different from other family theorist because it emphasized on the family’s emotional system and its history that may be traced through the family dynamics of the parents, and grandparents. His approach looks at human emotions and the patterns that are commonly developed and similar in all family systems. Bowen Systems Theory Bowen’s theory consists of a system of eight interlocking states that describe

  • The Effects Of Unlimited Oral Intake On Patients With Identified Aspiration

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    Implementations across whole facilities and not just on a case-by-case basis can be problematic. • Compliance of patients and families to remain on a modified diet of thickened liquids only can be difficult, especially after leaving facilities. • Patients who are on a thickened liquids diet only may face dehydration which can cause more problems than aspiration of water alone. • Allowing patients to consume water as they wish may increase in their quality of life. • Individuals on a modified thickened

  • What Causes Incidence And Risk Factors Of The Identified Condition And Its Impact On The Patient And Family

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    NRSG353 Assessment Task 2-Case Study I. Outline the causes, incidence and risk factors of the identified condition and its impact on the patient and family. (400 words) Mr. Savea was diagnosed of myocardial infarction with a history of stable angina and mitral valve stenosis. Heart attack, in layman’s term, occurs when coronary blood vessels becomes stiff and emaciated causing the cardiac muscle to starve from oxygen and nutrients in the blood (Carver, 2014). This ischeamia, if prolonged, will cut

  • Patient Rating System

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    degree of patient complexity in an area of care (Andrade et al., 2017). Selecting this sample was purposeful as having a variety patient diagnosis and different care complexities in a unit, can demonstrate how the classification system can improve the nurse’s care delivery for those patients. Procedures/ Instrumentation Researchers of the study provided supportive background of why a classification system for patients is important. The methods included in the study were clearly identified, such as

  • Effectiveness Of A Fall Prevention / Management Program

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    medical surgical unit remains consistently higher than the other Advocate hospitals on the medical surgical units during the past two years. Research has identified multiple possible causes of potential reasons patient falls still have a high incident rate. If nurses can recognize potential risk factors for potential falls, this can eliminate patient injury and long term effects. Falls can happen ay any time of the day, and do not discriminated against individuals. They happen on different types of

  • Summary: Systematic Review

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    OBJECTIVE To systematically summarize information related to how patients value COPD outcomes and to discuss the methodological challenges in conducting such systematic reviews. DESIGN Systematic review. DATA SOURCES PubMed, Embase, PsycInfo, and CINAHL. REVIEW METHODS Eligible reports assessed relative outcome importance (values and preferences) in COPD patients and used one or more of the following measurement instruments: utilities and health state values, forced choice, probabilistic trade off

  • Qualitative Research Review: What Influences the Impact of Pressure Ulcers on Health Related Quality of Life?

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    health-related quality of life? A qualitative patient-focused exploration of contributory factors by C. Gorecki et. al. In the research study "What influences the impact of pressure ulcers on health-related quality of life? A qualitative patient-focused exploration of contributory factors," authors and research proponents Gorecki et al (2012) explored the different dimensions (factors) that contribute to improved health-related quality of life among patients of pressure ulcers, or PUs. In the study,

  • Alcohol Screening: A Qualitative Study

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    identify why using clinical reminders lowered the sensitivity of the screening process. By using the observation method, the observers identified three themes specific to alcohol screening. First, most screening was conducted verbally, guided by the clinical reminder either on laminated papers or paper based. Second, specific verbal screening practices were identified as a contribution to low sensitivity of clinical screening for instances the clinical staff were making assumptions or suggestions to

  • Patient Confidentiality Essay

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    Patient Confidentiality As healthcare providers, maintaining a patient’s confidentiality, human dignity and privacy is expected at all times. Nurses are faced with maintaining patient confidentiality on a daily basis. The Coded of Ethics for Nurses is the framework of nonnegotiable ethical standards and obligations that all nurses are to uphold. Nurses are to be accountable for their actions and are expected to advocate and strive to protect the rights, health and safety of patients (American Nurses

  • What Is The Categorisation Of Preparation Of Synthesis Of Evidence Of Quantitative Studies

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    of Ferreira et al. (2013) identified that therapeutic relationship was more strongly influenced patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP) who had received spinal manipulative therapy or exercise therapy than patient received motor control exercise. Chronic neck pain patient received the traditional bone setting technique (TBS) (which is a soft manual mobilization technique focusing on the muscles, joints, and ligaments) showed better therapeutic interaction than patient received conventional physiotherapy