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Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 28: Nursing Workforce Issues, 2010

by Annette Debisette and Judith Vessey Springer Publishing Company
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Hbk 368 pages
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This landmark annual review has provided nearly three decades of knowledge, insight, and research on topics critical to nurses everywhere. It critically examines the full gamut of literature on key topics in nursing practice, including nursing theory, care delivery, nursing education, and the professional aspects of nursing. Annual Review of Nursing Research has brought together internationally recognized experts in the fields of nursing, and continues to deliver the highest standards of content and authoritative reviews of research for students, researchers, and clinicians. Past volumes of ARNR have addressed critical issues such as: pediatric care, geriatrics, alcohol abuse, patient safety, rural nursing, tobacco use, and more. Key topics in this edition include: Review of research related to regulation Review of global nursing workforce issues State policy and research initiatives focused on improving nursing workforce Horizontal violence and bullying Staffing methodology in nursing Future of the workforce

About the Volume Editors Contributors Preface Acknowledgments Nursing Workforce and the United States 1 The Importance of Good Data: How the National Sample Survey of Registered Nurses Has Been Used to Improve Knowledge and Policy 2 Job Satisfaction and Retention of Military Nurses: A Review of the Literature 3 Understanding the Supply and Distribution of Registered Nurses: Where Are the Data and What Can They Tell Us? 4 State Policy and Research Initiatives Focused on Improving Nursing Workforce: An Integrative Literature Review Global Nursing Issues 5 An Integrative Review of Global Nursing Workforce Issues The Workplace 6 Bullying, Harassment, and Horizontal Violence in the Nursing Workforce: The State of the Science 7 Interdisciplinary Teamwork and Collaboration: An Essential Element of a Positive Practice Environment The Nursing Environment 8 The Health Care Work Environment and Adverse Health and Safety Consequences for Nurses 9 Magnetism and the Nursing Workforce 10 Standardized Nursing Languages: Essential for the Nursing Workforce 11 Results of an Integrative Review of Patient Classification Systems Nursing Workforce Studies and the Future 12 An Integrative Review of Nursing Workforce Studies Appendix: Nursing Workforce Searches Index

Annette Debisette, PhD, RN, is the Director, Division of Nursing of the US Department of Health and Human Services HRSA - Bureau of Health Professions. Judith A. Vessey, PH.D., MBA, FAAN is the Lelia Holden Carroll Professor at the Boston College School of Nursing, Chestnut Hill, MA. She is a developmental pediatric nurse practitioner and a leading nurse researcher in the field of developmental pediatrics with a specialty in school health.