Nursing & Midwifery

Ryerson University
Nursing & Midwifery
Emily Morrison

Introduction: 
Educating consumers on safe food handling behaviours is important to reducing foodborne illness. The most popular online recipe blogs draw as many as 5 million unique visitors a month. Their authors are social media...

Western University
Nursing & Midwifery
Amy Lewis

Indigenous Peoples In Canada Continue To Experience Health And Social Inequities In The Post-Colonial Era. The Inuit Are One Aggregate Whose Livelihoods Have Been Drastically Altered Through Government Subsistence Programs And Residential Schools...

Ulster University
Nursing & Midwifery
Jill Pedlow

Aim: The aim of this essay is to illustrate how the author, as a reflective change agent can improve and develop person centred nursing practice, by identifying an experience that presented an opportunity for creative and...

University of Connecticut
Nursing & Midwifery
Laura Mandell

Background and Objective
Premature and other at-risk infants can experience cardiorespiratory problems when positioned in their car seats. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that all premature and at-risk infants undergo a period...

University of British Columbia
Nursing & Midwifery
Stephanie Hodges

Although there are no birth centres in British Columbia, interest in establishing birth centres is growing as is awareness in their potential to affect the quality and reduce the costs of maternity care. In this qualitative collective case study...

University College Dublin
Nursing & Midwifery
Laura O'Toole

Obesity is a mounting predicament worldwide. Approximately 39% of adults aged 18 and over were overweight in 2014, and 13% were obese (WHO, 2015). Walton (2011) conducted a survey, which revealed that 37% of the population in Ireland were...

University College Dublin
Nursing & Midwifery
Shauna Callaghan

Throughout Ireland and internationally, stillbirths represent a significant global issue with 2.6 million cases reported in 2015. Reports demonstrate that approximately 50% of stillbirths are unexplained and are frequently preceded by changes in...

University College Cork
Nursing & Midwifery
Ciaran McClelland

Objective: To provide a critical analysis of current research relating to the association between childhood trauma and psychotic experiences in adults. To synthesize this research in an attempt to determine a causal relationship between childhood...

Trinity College Dublin
Nursing & Midwifery
Grace Murphy

Background
Nursing is universally considered to be a caring profession, however nurses regularly bully and mistreat their colleagues (Johnson 2009). This has come to be known as lateral violence in nursing and a large body of research has...

Trinity College Dublin
Nursing & Midwifery
Francis Aristosa

Background: Earlier studies have reported that the quality of end of life care in acute care settings is suboptimal. At present, acute care settings continue to be a predominant place for patients at their end of life. While nurses are viewed as...