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The application of big data and the development of nursing science: A discussion paper

Ruifang Zhu, Shifan Han, Yanbing Su, Chichen Zhang, Qi Yu, Zhiguang Duan
2019 International Journal of Nursing Sciences  
Based on the concept and research status of big data, we analyze and examine the importance of constructing the knowledge system of nursing science for the development of the nursing discipline in the  ...  context of big data and propose that it is necessary to establish big data centers for nursing science to share resources, unify language standards, improve professional nursing databases, and establish  ...  For clinical practice Big data can reflect the scale and impact of data-related issues in the medical and nursing fields.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijnss.2019.03.001 pmid:31406897 pmcid:PMC6608675 fatcat:5mk44m3iuzdx3cdb7o4jxidmca

UWB supporting medical ICT applications

Matti Hamalainen, Pekka Pirinen, Jari Iinatti, Attaphongse Taparugssanagorn
2008 2008 IEEE International Conference on Ultra-Wideband  
At hospital site, this is one of the major requirements set to the electrical devices. UWB makes it possible to utilize both high and low data rate applications and accurate positioning.  ...  In this paper, the utilization of ultra wideband (UWB) technology is reviewed for medical wireless ICT applications.  ...  These examples indicate the big variation of technological requirements in hospital applications.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icuwb.2008.4653405 fatcat:i7ha65yzyna2lcxrrp2sqet64e

The impact of an enhanced recovery pathway on nursing workload: A retrospective cohort study

Martin Hübner, Valerie Addor, Juliette Slieker, Anne-Claude Griesser, Estelle Lécureux, Catherine Blanc, Nicolas Demartines
2015 International Journal of Surgery  
The success of enhanced recovery (ERAS) programs depends on fulfilment of the protocol. • Nurses play a key role especially in the work-intensive early postoperative period. • In this study, nursing workload  ...  per patient was decreased after introduction of ERAS. • Increasing compliance with the ERAS protocol correlated to decreasing nursing workload.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge the support provided by all members of the enhanced recovery team in Lausanne, and especially the dedicated surgical nursing team with their leaders  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ijsu.2015.10.025 pmid:26523495 fatcat:2dsnz56wcjhczelifa6cwjv7p4

The Nightingale study: rationale, study design and baseline characteristics of a prospective cohort study on shift work and breast cancer risk among nurses

Anouk Pijpe, Pauline Slottje, Cres van Pelt, Floor Stehmann, Hans Kromhout, Flora E van Leeuwen, Roel CH Vermeulen, Matti A Rookus
2014 BMC Cancer  
The Nightingale Study is a nationwide prospective cohort study on occupational exposures and risks of chronic diseases among female nurses and focuses on the potential association between shift work and  ...  Eligible women were invited to complete a web-based questionnaire including full job history, a detailed section on all domains of shift work (shift system, cumulative exposure, and shift intensity) and  ...  Lopez Yurda for her work on the linkage with Statistics Netherlands.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1471-2407-14-47 pmid:24475944 pmcid:PMC3946235 fatcat:6siuartqsraatbr4i5iosijoaq

Information Technology in Nursing

Siniša Franjić
2020 International Journal of Research Studies in Medical and Health Sciences  
Finally, we will briefly discuss the challenges of big data and give a perspective of how data analytics from big data might influence nursing and nursing research.  ...  with big data.  ... 
doi:10.22259/ijrsmhs.0512002 fatcat:t6ovwflkczh3vn3ypjmzqeaytq

Criminalisation of human error in health care: How and why legal accountability can crowd out professional accountability and undermine patient safety

Sigurbjörg Sigurgeirsdóttir
2020 Stjórnmál og Stjórnsýsla  
It seeks to answer the empirical question what is the impact of criminal charges against health professionals by presenting two sets of data: First, a case study of an event, first of its kind in Iceland  ...  Theoretically it aims to shed light on two types of public accountability, how these types interact and relate to the aim of learning to improve patient safety.  ...  Academic friends and colleagues, home and abroad, deserve my sincere gratitude and respect for much appreciated advice on research methodology and inspiring comments on parts of the manuscript during writing  ... 
doi:10.13177/irpa.a.2020.16.2.1 fatcat:hjsqger6p5aaze3gou7ztyrdxy

Implementation of Total Hospital Information System (THIS) In Malaysian Public Hospitals: Challenges and Future Prospects

Roshidi Hassan
2013 International Journal of Business and Social Research  
Furthermore, the article look into the future prospective of the system, on how the system could benefit further which eventually may go beyond its initial objective.  ...  This paper analyzed and discussed on a few major challenges faced by the MOH on their implementation of THIS at 13 government hospitals nationwide.  ...  There are many effective and established applications that have given big impact to the efficiency and quality of government services namely the Total Hospital Information System (THIS), e-Filing, e-Perolehan  ... 
doi:10.18533/ijbsr.v2i2.189 doaj:c5d16a885aaa4833b65dab7b305dbd12 fatcat:l7ry6tuqxfbgphmta27hvkupwq

Application of Big Data analysis in gastrointestinal research

Ka-Shing Cheung, Wai K Leung, Wai-Kay Seto
2019 World Journal of Gastroenterology  
The application of Big Data analysis in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology research has also opened new research approaches.  ...  This review will illustrate the use of Big Data research on gastrointestinal and liver diseases using recently published examples.  ...  The application of Big Data analysis has proven successful in many fields.  ... 
doi:10.3748/wjg.v25.i24.2990 pmid:31293336 pmcid:PMC6603810 fatcat:kcssyunozzeqbhwudcuep6lrf4

Prospective Study on Cost-Effectiveness of Nurse Interviw Introducing Retesting With in Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) To Parents of Children With Suspected Food Allergy in Finland

L.L. Hermansson, K. Korhonen, M. Silvan, S. Rantanen, R. Isoaho, J. Savolainen
2014 Value in Health  
ConClusions: MTL-4 and ICS appear to be comparable therapeutic strategies, with similar effects on exacerbation and equivalent costs. The SNIIR-AM allows conducting comparative effectiveness research.  ...  Results: Among 115,489 infants (mean age: 13.9 months; 62.9% boys), 4,477 infants of the MTL-4 group were matched with 13,386 infants of the ICS group.  ...  There's still need to increase awareness for the importance of real world studies and the impact it has on the patient's life. Were also carried out workshops for the application of spreadsheets.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.2009 pmid:27202001 fatcat:7bnzm54xangt5kktpwbc2vbwem

Building Momentum For Evidence-Based Policymaking In State And Local Governments

Quentin Palfrey
2017 Zenodo  
But despite increasing pressure to "use big data" to inform decisions especially when resources are scarce, it's often challenging for policymakers to disaggregate the impacts of a specific program from  ...  What if policymakers allocated government funding based on scientific evidence of what works, instead of anecdote, status quo, or political belief?  ...  We would also like to thank the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Sloan Foundation for their generous support of J-PAL North America to make this work possible  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.884108 fatcat:jxr37t5kjnhwrbtoc52yr2k4w4

Evaluation of a Staff Training Programme using Positive Psychology coaching with film and theatre elements in care homes: views and attitudes of residents, staff and relatives

Azucena Guzmán, Jennifer Wenborn, Ritchard Ledgerd, Martin Orrell
2016 International Journal of Older People Nursing  
following analysis of Focus Group data on the impact of CCSEP on residents, staff and relatives within the care home setting.  ...  This mixed method study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of CCSEP in two care homes, one residential and one nursing.  ... 
doi:10.1111/opn.12126 pmid:27373210 fatcat:rvkikcrhwfhiplmveddy6g5noq

Healthcare Applications of Artificial Intelligence and Analytics: A Review and Proposed Framework

Sabrina Azzi, Stéphane Gagnon, Alex Ramirez, Gregory Richards
2020 Applied Sciences  
Healthcare is considered as one of the most promising application areas for artificial intelligence and analytics (AIA) just after the emergence of the latter.  ...  This review paper summarizes the past 5 years of healthcare applications of AIA, across different techniques and medical specialties, and discusses the current issues and challenges, related to this revolutionary  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Appl. Sci. 2020, 10, 6553  ... 
doi:10.3390/app10186553 doaj:b03bcc6944824d55825a0d6daa7f3459 fatcat:vztt35io3nhefml6ljsgmtebj4


Faten Ali Hasani, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
2020 LIFE International Journal of Health and Life-Sciences  
This study used a mixed-method approach: a total of 142 school nurses in Bahrain were surveyed and data were collected using the Measure for Job Satisfaction (MJS) (Traynor & Wade, 1993) to measure job  ...  School nurses are a vital part of the academic life and success of students in the schools, as they satisfy all students' health needs and provide them with optimal healthcare so that they can undertake  ...  The only overarching concern was with the general level of care the school nurses were able to provide as the only healthcare worker available in their facilities and the impact this had on their ability  ... 
doi:10.20319/lijhls.2020.61.0116 fatcat:yi6kgaqnend7pnv3irrmp46rya

Why newly graduated nurses in South Korea leave their first job in a short time? A survival analysis

Eunhee Lee
2019 Human Resources for Health  
South Korea is one of the countries with a very low percentage of active nurses among the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries.  ...  Although the number of nurses has increased steadily, the number of active nurses has not increased more than expected due to continued turnover.  ...  Availability of data and materials The data sets used and analyzed during this study can be provided from the corresponding author on reasonable request.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12960-019-0397-x pmid:31358009 pmcid:PMC6664533 fatcat:6kzgsf5wy5at3ipqe2d7igmaze

Research on the Construction of Smart Pension System under the Background of Big Data

Tian Yang
2021 Global Journal of Engineering Sciences  
On the basis of fieldwork, this study combined with the idea of big data to construct the structure of smart pension system from the infrastructure layer (IAAs), data and resource storage management layer  ...  (DAAS), basic service layer (PAAS) and business application layer (SaaS).  ...  Conflict of Interest No conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.33552/gjes.2021.07.000656 fatcat:veba4lv4lna6dkoak6woe7d3ju
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