Nursing education

Nursing education

Where have all the nurses gone?

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Pat Armstrong
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses changes in nurses training and new hospital management strategies. Illustrates how the work environment for nurses has transformed and introduces the controversy of technology vs hands-on care.  

Maternity care in the bush: using the Internet to provide educational resources to isolated practitioners

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English
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Online
Author: 
Sue Kildea
Kesley Barclay
Pat Brodie
Publisher: 
Rural and Remote Health
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Australia

Discusses the establishment and evaluation of an internet-based resource library targeting the needs of remote area maternity service providers.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14456354 (Online)
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Includes bibliographical references.

The regulation and supply of nurse practitioners in Canada: 2006 update

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Institute for Health Information and the Canadian Nurses Association
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents contextual information on the history, roles and current regulation of the nurse practitioner (NP) profession in Canada with an updated statistical profile of the licensed NP workforce.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1553928555 (PDF)

Canadian Nursing Continence Advisor Association

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Training
Community education/development

Works to enhance the speciality of Nurse Continence Advisors (NCA) in Canada by promoting education, research, and clinical practice.

Primary Telephone: 
905-573-4823
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
skelly@mcmaster.ca
Fax Number: 
905-560-1574
Street Address: 
c/o St. Joseph's Healthcare, Centre for Ambulatory Health Services 2757 King St E
City: 
Hamilton
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L8G 5E4

Nursing education and violence prevention, detection and intervention

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Margaret M. Ross
Publisher: 
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents an overview of recent literature on the education of nurses in the area of violence prevention, detection and intervention. Includes recommendations about education services and suggests areas for future research.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662315413
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Includes bibliographical references.

Health promotion: foundations for practice

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Jennie Naidoo
Jane Wills
Publisher: 
Baillière Tindall
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Provides the theoretical framework to encourage students and health practitioners to see the potential for health promotion in their work.

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HEAP.N25 2000
ISBN 0702024481
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Women's health during the childbearing years: a community-based approach

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Peggy Sherblom Matteson
Publisher: 
Mosby, Inc.
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
St. Louis, MS

Provides information to prepare nurses to provide care with women from menarche to menopause, while empowering and encouraging each woman's ability for decision-making and self-care. Focuses on nursing interventions with the individual woman within the context of her family and her community, discusses complementary and medical therapies, and covers interactions with women during both outpatient and inpatient care. Includes an interactive CD-ROM of critical thinking case studies from a community-based/home care perspective, NCLEX review questions, community-based activities, a vocabulary review with sound pronunciations, and examples of forms for charting care.

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ISBN 0323009158
WOMN.S54 (CWHN Offices)
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Includes glossary, bibliographical references and index.

Teaching gender, teaching women's health: case studies in medical and health science education

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Lenore Manderson (ed.)
Publisher: 
The Haworth Medical Press
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Presents case studies different countries that illustrate the importance of gender education for health professionals. Includes tips and strategies that can help expand professional perspectives to include gender-related social understandings of health and illness.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0789022443
WOMR.T43 2003
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Rural and remote nursing practice: an analysis of policy documents

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English
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Online
Author: 
Judith C. Kulig
Elizabeth Thomlinson
Fran Curran
Deana Nahachewsky
Martha Macleod
Norma Stewart
Roger Pitblado
Publisher: 
The Nature of Nursing Practice in Rural and Remote Canada
Publication Date: 
2003

Analyses policy statements, technical reports, nursing practice regulations and standards and reports related to nursing education for rural and remote areas.

Aboriginal nursing educational needs assessment: results of a national survey - summer 2002: final report

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Kenneth M.F. McGrath
Publisher: 
Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Reports on the results of a needs assessment examining educational and research program development for Aboriginal health nursing theory and practice.

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