Volume 6, Issue 1, 2013
Papers submitted to The University of Kansas School of Nursing in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Nursing Honors Program
(2013-08-01)Introduction: The Emotional Tone Rating Scale (ETRS) is used to evaluate nursing communication with older adults in dimensions of care, respect, and control. Psychometric analysis of the original scale indicates that several ...
Is There an App for That? Developing an Evaluation Rubric for Apps for Use with Adults with Special Needs (2013-08-01)Background: Societal need for technological support constantly evolves. Many mobile applications (apps) are now easily accessible, especially for the special needs population. Little literature exists discussing the ...
(2013-08-01)Job satisfaction is crucial for RN retention. Yet, little is known about the relationship between RN job enjoyment and intent to stay at the patient care unit level. This study examined the relationship between RN workgroup ...
(2013-08-01)Introduction: Nurses are frequent victims of workplace violence. Little research has been done that examines multiple factors related to assaults against nurses. Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the ...