Nursing - Research Publications
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General practice nursing
(McGraw Hill Australia, 2010)
Continuity of care and general wellbeing of patients with comorbidities requiring joint replacement
Aim: This paper reports a study investigating the continuity of care and general wellbeing of patients with comorbidities who required an elective total hip or knee joint replacement. ...
Patient with comorbidities: perceptions of care during an acute illness
Background. Advances in medical science and improved lifestyles have reduced mortality rates in Australia and most Western countries. As a result, there is an ageing population with a concomitant growth in the number of ...
Issues concerning the on-going care of patients with comorbidities in acute care and post-discharge in Australia: a literature review
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING LTD, 2002-10-01)
BACKGROUND: Advances in medical science and improved lifestyles have reduced mortality rates in Australia and most western countries. This has resulted in an ageing population with a concomitant growth in the number of ...
Being strategic: utilising consumer views to better promote an expanded role for nurses in Australian general practice.
Australian consumers have articulated their perceptions of the role of the nurse in general practice. Practice Nurses (PNs) and General Practitioners (GPs) have also highlighted the issues they believe currently and ...