Nursing
An Inquiry into the Patient Safety Management Patterns: A Review Study

Seyed Jalil Hosseinin Irani; Leila Riahi; Ali Komeili; Reza Masoudi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , May 2019, , Pages 83-90

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.15

Abstract
  Background and aims: Patient safety, as one of the main components of the health care quality, impliesavoiding any injury and damage to the patient when providing health care services. In other words,patient safety means his or her safety against any adverse and harmful event when receiving health careservices. ...  Read More

Nursing
Comparing the Relationship of Emotional Intelligence and General Health in Nurses of Intensive Care Units With General Units in Qazvin

Leili Yekefallah; Leila Dehghankar; Mahya Shafaei; Fereshteh Yekefallah

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 36-41

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.07

Abstract
  Background and aims: To know that how emotional intelligence and general health are related, can play a crucial role in the quality of nurses’ performance. The present study was conducted to compare the relationship of emotional intelligence and general health in nurses of intensive care units ...  Read More

Nursing
Family Needs of Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Units

Fateme Hasandoost; Maryam Momeni; Leila Dehghankar; Nastaran Norouzi Parashkouh; Haydeh Rezaei Looyeh; Fateme Emamgholian

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2018, , Pages 128-132

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2018.27

Abstract
  Background and aims: Organizational support of family members of the patients admitted to intensive care units (ICUs) potentially reduces mental stresses and enables them to better comply with and support the patients. The current study aimed at evaluating the needs of families of the patients admitted ...  Read More

Nursing
Homesickness, depression and happiness in university students in Hamadan, Iran

Babak Moeini; Hamid Abasi; Maryam Afshari; Morteza Haji Hosseini; Ali Ghaleiha

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 73-79

Abstract
  Background and aims: Students are exposed to multiple mental disorders. One of the most important things that students face to is homesickness and depression that causes reduction happiness in them. This study was conducted to determine the relationship between homesickness with depression and happiness ...  Read More

Nursing
Orlando’s nursing process application on anxiety levels of patients undergoing endoscopy examination

Leili Yekefallah; Tahereh Ashktorab; Azam Ghorbani; Marzieh Pazokian; Jalil Azimian; Rasool Samimi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2017, , Pages 53-60

Abstract
  Background and aims: Anxiety is a common reaction when people encounter new problems where they do not know what expect. The nurses are responsible for assessing the patient and helping them with the procedure of endoscopy. This study investigates differences in anxiety level of patients who receive ...  Read More

Nursing
Nursing errors and effect on health care: Perception of risk factors from view of nurse in Qazvin

Reza Zeighami; Mostafa Shokati Ahmadabad; Aref Mohammadian; Mahmoud Alipoor Heydari; Hossein Rafiei

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2016, , Pages 26-32

Abstract
  Background and aims: In order to plan for preventing and decreasing the rate of nursing errors, understanding of nurse’s perception of nursing errors could be very helpful. This study was thus designed to examine the critical care nurses perception of nursing errors from view point of critical ...  Read More

Nursing
The Effect of Dexamethasone on the incidence of laryngospasm in pediatric patients after Tonsillectomy

Molouk Jaafarpour; ali khani; Javaher khajavikhan

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2015, , Pages 113-117

Abstract
  Background and Aims: Laryngospasm and vomiting occurring after tracheal extubation in children is potentially dangerous. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of preoperative 0.5 mg/kg i.v. Dexamethasone on the incidence of postextubation laryngospasm, and vomiting in children after tonsillectomy. ...  Read More

Nursing
Evaluation of the quality of nursing work life and its association with job burnout in Isfahan University of Medical Sciences

Molouk Jaafarpour; Ali Khani; Mohmad Reza Mahmodian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2015, , Pages 30-39

Abstract
  Background and aims: Nurses are particularly susceptible to burnout. Nursing staffs are in face to a relatively stressful work environment, high mental and physical pressure, irregular scheduling or shifting, limited job promotion, and socio-emotional pressures in connection with the patients and partners. ...  Read More

Epidemiology
Depression among hemodialysis patients: a cross-sectional study in southeast of Iran

Fatemeh Anjomshoa; Mohammad Esmaeli-Abdar; Hossein Rafiei; Maryam Arjmand-Kermani; Faranak Hassanarabi; Athare Hasani; Zahra Esmaeili

Volume 1, Issue 1 , December 2014, , Pages 24-28

Abstract
  Background and aims: Mental disorders may negatively affect on the quality of life in hemodialysis patients and their response to treatment. The aim of present study was to examine the prevalence of depression and related risk factors in hemodialysis patients. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, ...  Read More