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  1. The rapid evolution of the epidemiological picture and the recent SARS-COV-2 pandemic has expressed the vulnerabilities of health systems and focuses attention on the population’s needs.

    Authors: Erica Busca, Alessia Savatteri, Tania Lorenza Calafato, Beatrice Mazzoleni, Michela Barisone and Alberto Dal Molin

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:171

    Content type: Research

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  2. To examine current practice, perceptions of healthcare professionals and factors affecting provision for oral care post-stroke in the UK and Australia.

    Authors: Munirah Bangee, Cintia Mayel Martinez-Garduno, Marian C. Brady, Dominique A. Cadilhac, Simeon Dale, Margaret A. Hurley, Elizabeth McInnes, Sandy Middleton, Tahera Patel, Caroline L. Watkins and Elizabeth Lightbody

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:169

    Content type: Research

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  3. The supervisory role of registered nurses and intellectual disability nurses will be even more essential in the future, to support the education of competent newly graduated candidates. To our knowledge few st...

    Authors: Ann-Chatrin Leonardsen, Siri Brynhildsen, Mette Tindvik Hansen and Vigdis Abrahamsen Grøndahl

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:168

    Content type: Research

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  4. Public health emergencies are serious social problems, threatening people’s lives, causing considerable economic losses, and related to all mankind life and health and safety. Nurses are essential in the fight...

    Authors: Bin Xu, Jian Yu, Suyuan Li, Lu Chen and Zheng Lin

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:167

    Content type: Research article

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  5. One of the challenges that nurses often face in ethical decision-making situations is moral distress. Moral distress is caused by the conflict between professional and individual values in decision-making situ...

    Authors: Raziyeh Ghafouri, Sara Lotfi-Bajestani, Malihe Nasiri, Kayoko Ohnishi and Foroozan Atashzadeh-Shoorideh

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:166

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Palliative care in Germany is divided into general (GPC) and specialised palliative care (SPC). Although palliative care will become more important in the care sector in future, there is a large knowledge gab,...

    Authors: Elisabeth Diehl, Sandra Rieger, Stephan Letzel, Anja Schablon, Albert Nienhaus, Luis Carlos Escobar Pinzon and Pavel Dietz

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:162

    Content type: Research article

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  7. Higher education is responsible for providing education that meets international benchmarks relevant to the needs of the international community. Due to the increase of digital tools in higher education, the p...

    Authors: Kristin Hjorthaug Urstad, Esther Navarro-Illana, Bjørg Oftedal, Katharine Whittingham, Santiago Alamar, Richard Windle, Atle Løkken, Michael Taylor, Marie Hamilton Larsen, Melanie Narayasanamy, Javier Sancho-Pelluz, Pedro Navarro-Illana and Heather Wharrad

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:161

    Content type: Research article

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  8. A renewed interest in nursing homes as clinical placement settings for nursing students has been prompted by the growing healthcare needs of an ageing population. However, if future nurses are to be enthusiast...

    Authors: Kristin Laugaland, Kari Kaldestad, Elin Espeland, Brendan McCormack, Kristin Akerjordet and Ingunn Aase

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:159

    Content type: Research

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  9. Providing healthcare services that respect and meet patients’ and caregivers’ needs are essential in promoting positive care outcomes and perceptions of quality of care, thereby fulfilling a significant aspect...

    Authors: Abukari Kwame and Pammla M. Petrucka

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:158

    Content type: Review

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  10. Moral distress is a poorly defined and frequently misunderstood phenomenon, and little is known about its triggering factors during ICU end-of-life decisions for nurses in Iran. This study aimed to explore the...

    Authors: Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi, Ahmad Hasyim Wibisono, Kelly-Ann Allen, Ameneh Yaghoobzadeh and Yee Bit-Lian

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:156

    Content type: Research article

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  11. In postgraduate intensive care nursing courses, high-fidelity simulation is useful to prepare students to guarantee safe and quality care of critically ill patients. Surprisingly, this issue has not attracted ...

    Authors: Angelo Dante, Vittorio Masotta, Alessia Marcotullio, Luca Bertocchi, Valeria Caponnetto, Carmen La Cerra, Cristina Petrucci, Celeste Marie Alfes and Loreto Lancia

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:154

    Content type: Research

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  12. The use of a ‘do not interrupt’ vest during medication administration rounds is recommended but there have been no controlled randomized studies to evaluate its impact on reducing administration errors. We aim...

    Authors: Sarah Berdot, Aurélie Vilfaillot, Yvonnick Bezie, Germain Perrin, Marion Berge, Jennifer Corny, Thuy Tan Phan Thi, Mathieu Depoisson, Claudine Guihaire, Nathalie Valin, Claudine Decelle, Alexandre Karras, Pierre Durieux, Laetitia Minh Maï Lê and Brigitte Sabatier

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:153

    Content type: Research

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  13. Military nurses should possess the competency to provide quality care in both clinical and military nursing contexts. This study aimed to identify the competencies of military nurses in general hospitals.

    Authors: Huijuan Ma, Li Lin, Suofei Zhang, Lei Lei, Jinyu Huang, Fang Lu and Yu Luo

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:152

    Content type: Research

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  14. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has severely influenced various aspects of human life, particularly education. This study aimed to explain the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on nursing education from ...

    Authors: Zahra Farsi, Seyedeh Azam Sajadi, Effat Afaghi, Andrew Fournier, Shahla Aliyari, Yazdan Ahmadi and Ebrahim Hazrati

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:151

    Content type: Research

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  15. Telephone triage at emergency medical dispatch centres is often challenging for registered nurses due to lack of visual cues, lack of knowledge about the patient, and time pressure – and making the right decis...

    Authors: Inger K. Holmström, Elenor Kaminsky, Ylva Lindberg, Douglas Spangler and Ulrika Winblad

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:150

    Content type: Research

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  16. As a common social phenomenon, nurses’ occupational burnout has a high incidence rate, which seriously affects their mental health and nursing level. The current assessment mostly uses the total score model an...

    Authors: Lin Wu, Lei Ren, Yifei Wang, Kan Zhang, Peng Fang, Xufeng Liu, Qun Yang, Xiuchao Wang, Shengjun Wu and Jiaxi Peng

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:147

    Content type: Research

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  17. Nursing work is associated with great pressure, and nurses are often overwhelmed. Therefore, correct emotional regulation is essential to improve nurses’ job well-being and promote better engagement in nursing...

    Authors: Xue Li, Hongjuan Chang, Quanying Zhang, Jianli Yang, Rui Liu and Yajie Song

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:144

    Content type: Research

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  18. Presenteeism describes the state in which staff who lack the conditions for being present at work and need rest and leave for various reasons (such as illness, low spirits, fatigue, etc.) are present at the wo...

    Authors: Mohammad Mehdi Mohammadi, Nahid Dehghan Nayeri, Shokoh Varaei and Arezoo Rasti

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:143

    Content type: Research

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  19. The competency-based approach to the assessment of nursing practice has been adopted as a key policy in the developed world. The continual self-assessment of competence gives nurses the opportunity to reflect ...

    Authors: Mirko Prosen, Andreja Kvas, Sandra Bošković and Sabina Ličen

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:142

    Content type: Research

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  20. Moral sensitivity creates the basic attitude in providing effective ethical care to patients. Heavy mental workload is a major concern of critical care nursing professionals, which could adversely affect nursi...

    Authors: Hosein Zahednezhad, Nasrin shokrollahi, Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh and Pouya Farokhnezhad Afshar

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:140

    Content type: Research article

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  21. Rationing of nursing care is a relatively new concept. It refers to an error of omission and has a direct influence on the quality of nursing care and treatment outcomes. Nurses who experience chronic fatigue ...

    Authors: Beata Jankowska-Polańska, Monika Czyrniańska, Kathie Sarzyńska, Natalia Świątoniowska-Lonc and Mariusz Chabowski

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:139

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Workplace climate is a great significant element that has an impact on nurses’ behavior and practice; moreover, nurses’ service behavior contributes to the patients’ satisfaction and subsequently to the long-t...

    Authors: Na Zhang, Jingjing Li, Xing Bu and Zhen-Xing Gong

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:136

    Content type: Research

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  23. Nursing care in hospitals increasingly involves older adults. A nursing workforce able to care for the ageing population is therefore critical for ensuring quality older adult care. Gaining insight in the know...

    Authors: Christel T. A. J. Derks, Marjo M. G. M. Hutten - van den Elsen, Lysette J. Hakvoort, Mariëlle P. J. van Mersbergen, Marieke J. Schuurmans and Jeroen Dikken

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:135

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  24. This study contributes to a small but growing body of literature on how context influences perceptions of patient safety in healthcare settings. We examine the impact of senior leadership support for safety, s...

    Authors: Shahram Zaheer, Liane Ginsburg, Hannah J. Wong, Kelly Thomson, Lorna Bain and Zaev Wulffhart

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:134

    Content type: Research

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  25. Ethical conflicts are common in the critical care setting, and have compromised job satisfaction and nursing care quality. Using reliable and valid instruments to measure the ethical conflict is essential. Thi...

    Authors: Yuanfei Liu, Nianqi Cui, Yuping Zhang, Xiyi Wang, Hui Zhang, Dandan Chen, Shunxia Sun and Jingfen Jin

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:133

    Content type: Research

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  26. Organizational trust is one of the most important issues in human relations that its importance in organizations is well known. Effective communication and cooperation between individuals require trust. On the...

    Authors: M. Hadi-Moghaddam, M. Karimollahi and M. Aghamohammadi

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:132

    Content type: Research

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  27. Improving the competencies of nurses requires improving educational methods through the use of novel methods in teaching and learning. We aim to explore the perceptions of stakeholders (including nursing educa...

    Authors: Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi, Nooredin Mohammadi, Zahra Rooddehghan, Enayat A. Shabani, Fatemeh Bakhshi and Azam Ghorbani

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:131

    Content type: Research article

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  28. In order to achieve a sustainable standard of advanced clinical competence for nurse practitioners leading to a credible role, it is important to investigate the development of clinical competence among nurse ...

    Authors: I. Taylor, P. C. Bing-Jonsson, E. Finnbakk, S. Wangensteen, L. Sandvik and L. Fagerström

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:130

    Content type: Research

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  29. In order for the nursing students to fully benefit from the clinical experience, it is necessary for them to be able to handle education-related stress. It is important to establish the importance of personal ...

    Authors: Iwona Bodys-Cupak, Anna Majda, Anna Kurowska, Ewa Ziarko and Joanna Zalewska-Puchała

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:129

    Content type: Research article

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  30. Nurses as the majority of the health care workforce help in the health systems strengthening. Nurses’ involvement in health policy making is clear; however, still few are involved in policy-making processes, e...

    Authors: Alireza Hajizadeh, Vahid Zamanzadeh, Edris Kakemam, Rona Bahreini and Rahim Khodayari-Zarnaq

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:128

    Content type: Research article

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  31. The Nurses in the Lead (NitL) programme consists of a systematic approach and training to 1) empower community nurses in implementing evidence, targeted at encouraging functional activities of older adults, an...

    Authors: Ruth G. M. Vogel, Gerrie J. J. W. Bours, Teuni H. Rooijackers, Silke F. Metzelthin, Petra M. G. Erkens, Erik van Rossum and Sandra M. G. Zwakhalen

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:127

    Content type: Research

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  32. Measuring the patient safety climate of a health service provides important information about the safety status at a given time. This study aimed to determine the factors influencing the patient safety climate...

    Authors: Ranielle de Lima Silva Nunes, Ana Elisa Bauer de Camargo Silva, Juliana Carvalho de Lima, Dayse Edwiges Carvalho, Cristina Alves Bernardes, Tanielly Paula Sousa, Fernanda Raphael Escobar Gimenes and Ana Claudia Andrade Cordeiro Pires

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:125

    Content type: Research

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  33. Fear of workplace violence has become a critical issue worldwide, which can lead to burnout, low levels of job satisfaction, and turnover. However, to date, little attention has been directed toward fear of wo...

    Authors: Chang Fu, Yaru Ren, Guowen Wang, Xiuxin Shi and Fenglin Cao

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:123

    Content type: Research

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  34. Visual art training is a student-led approach using Western art pieces as the main teaching resources. It has been developed and applied in nursing and medical education in the United States. This study aimed ...

    Authors: Jia Guo, Qinyi Zhong, Ying Tang, Jiaxin Luo, Hongjuan Wang, Xiaofen Qin, Xiuhua Wang and James Allen Wiley

    Citation: BMC Nursing 2021 20:122

    Content type: Research

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