Andrew Fournier
Grand Canyon University
Quality of lifeInternal medicineCollaborative learningInfographicNursingRandomized controlled trialPhysical therapyEmergency medicineAutodidacticismActive learningControl (management)AsthmaSide effectRespiratory diseaseNutrition EducationHemodialysisIntegrative medicineKidney diseaseDiseaseSession (web analytics)DialysisNauseaReflexologySerum electrolytesNursing careAsthmatic patientSignificant differenceSingle blindLearning methodsSelf-confidenceMedicine
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#1Zahra Farsi (Aja University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 8
#2Seyedeh Azam Sajadi (Aja University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 3
Last. Ebrahim Hazrati (Aja University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 4
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Background null The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has severely influenced various aspects of human life, particularly education. This study aimed to explain the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on nursing education from administrators, educators, and students' perspectives. null Methods null This qualitative study with a conventional content analysis approach was conducted from June to October 2020 at a nursing school in Tehran. Thirteen participants were enrolled using purposive sampling. ...
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#2Mahbobeh Sajadi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
Last. Andrew Fournier (Grand Canyon University)H-Index: 2
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Abstract Objective To determine the effect of nutrition education program on hemodialysis patients’ quality of life (QoL) and serum electrolytes levels. Methods This study was a randomized controlled trial in which 94 eligible hemodialysis patients were randomly assigned to intervention (n = 48) and control (n = 46) groups. In the intervention group, the patients were trained in healthy nutrition for four weeks. After two months, samples of both groups completed the Kidney Disease Quality of Lif...
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#1Maryam Ebrahimabadi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 1
#2Korosh Rezaei (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 5
Last. Ahmadreza Abedi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 7
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AbstractObjective: Asthma disease is a complex medical condition for which the control of symptoms depends on sufficient patient knowledge, self-care, and adherence to medication protocols. Researc...
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#1Vahid Naseri-Salahshour (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 3
#2Mahbobeh Sajadi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
Last. Naser Saeidi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Introduction Nausea is common side effect of hemodialysis. Nonpharmacological methods such as reflexology or other branches of integrative medicine can be used to control nausea. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of reflexology on nausea in hemodialysis patients. Methods This study was a double-blind randomized clinical trial conducted from March 2018 to June 2018 at the Arak Dialysis Center, Iran, in which 72 eligible hemodialysis patients were randomly assigned into in...
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#1Mahboobeh Sajadi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 1
#2Neda FayaziH-Index: 3
Last. Ahmadreza Abedi (Arak University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 7
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: Background: The most important responsibilities of an education system are to create self-directed learning opportunities and develop the required skills for taking the responsibility for change. The present study aimed at determining the impact of a learning contract on self-directed learning and satisfaction of nursing students. Methods: A total of 59 nursing students participated in this experimental study. They were divided into six 10-member groups. To control the communications among the...
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