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The Nursing Research Grants and Fellowship programs were established in 1955 by...
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The U.S. Public Health Service
The first unit directed primarily toward research in nursing practice was at the Department of Nursing at the ________________.
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Walter Reed Army Institute of Nursing Research (1957).
In 1972, the American Nurses Association (ANA) established ______________.
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The Department of Nursing Research
In 1986, the National Center for Nursing Research (NCNR) was established within what governmental organization?
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The Nation Institutes of Health
What are the priorities for research identified by the ANA Cabinet on Nursing Research?
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1. Promote health, well-being, and the ability to care for oneself among all ages, social and cultural groups. 2. Minimize or prevent behaviorally or environmentally induced health problems that compromise the quality of life and reduce productivity 3. Minimize the negative effects of new health technologies on the adaptive abilities of individuals and families experiencing acute or chronic health problems
What were the research priorities identified for clients with Alzheimer's disease? (2)
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Research on the management of physical problems like incontinence, falls, sleep disturbances, falls, etc. and management of disruptive behaviors like wandering and agitation
What were priorities for research identified by the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses? (3)
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Preventing confusion in the elderly post hip fracture, determining the most effective safety measures to use with clients in a confused state, and differentiating pain responses according to diagnosis, age and pain management interventions.
What was discovered when examining literature to determine the priorities for Mental Health Nursing?
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No specific mental health nursing agenda was found. Priorities fell into 6 broad categories including: Support, holism, mental health nursing practice, quality care outcomes, mental health etiology and mental health delivery systems.
What was the suggestion of Pullen, Tuck and Wallace related to their findings related to the priorities in Mental Health Nursing?
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Mental Health Nursing experts and organizations had to identify clear research priorities and propose a national/international mental health research agenda. (They had no clearly identifiable priorities, unlike many other nursing disciplines)
What were the research priorities for Emergency Nurses?
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Interventions for pain managment, effects of staff shortages and overcrowding in emergency departments and their impact on clients.
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What were the top research priorities of Oncology nurses?
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Quality of life, participation in decision making r/t treatments in advanced disease, patient/family education, participation in decision r/t treatment, and pain management.
_________ studies involve repeating a study with all the essential elements of an original study maintained.
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Replication studies
How has the lack of replication studies hindered nursing research?
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The lack of replication studies hinders the development of a cumulative body of knowledge which would allow for generalization of knowledge.
The ___________ was officially established within the National Institutes of Health on June 10, 1993.
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National Institute of Nursing Research
Which organization did the National Institute of Nursing Research replace?
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The National Center for Nursing Research
What does the "Decade of Behavior: 2000-2010" focus on?
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Research and public policy initiatives to improve health, education, and safety.
What were the top five research areas identified by the NINR to Congress for 2005?
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1. Patient safety on hospital units related to RN staffing 2. Impact of nurse practitioner run programs for inner-city black men with hypertension 3. early and acute signs of heart attack in men compared with women 4. the role of nursing in transitions from hospital to home for elders with heart failure 5. Outcomes associated with hospice care and advanced directives
What were some of the health care research initiatives of 2006 of the NINR? (3)
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Preventing/intervening in HIV/AIDS Health promotion r/t parenting capacity End of Life/Palliative Care with emphasis on rural and frontier populations
The most important goal for conducting nursing research is the promotion of...
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Evidence based nursing practice
Many nursing research studies have been conducted on what population?
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Nurses themselves (nurse education primarily)
Hypotheses are more likely to be tested in quantitative or qualitative research?
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Quantitative
  
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