Curiosity as holistic engagement: experiences of hospitalized patients as research participants.


:Curiosity as holistic engagement in a recent research study between a researcher and participants is highlighted. Surgical inpatient participants initiated and extended interpersonal dialogue on the basis of their curiosity. It is argued that patient/participant curiosity should be encouraged because it is a positive component of holistic engagement and transformative in research processes.


Holist Nurs Pract


Glass N,Ogle KR




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2013-09-01 00:00:00














  • Acupuncture and Oriental body work: traditional and biomedical concepts in holistic care: history and basic concepts.

    abstract::Acupuncture and related forms of Oriental body work, such as shiatsu and acupressure, have become increasingly part of the complementary and alternative health care in the last twenty years in the United States. Yet most consumers and professionals, nurses included, know little or nothing about the philosophical and d...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Beal MW

    更新日期:2000-04-01 00:00:00

  • Nursing decision making and the science of the concrete.

    abstract::Information systems are going to change our understanding of nursing as a discipline and as a practice. The act of decision making will be the focus of the impact of information systems on nursing. The article models types of nursing knowledge, organizing them into concrete and abstract knowledge. Information systems ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Turley J

    更新日期:1996-10-01 00:00:00

  • Caregiver-Delivered Foot Reflexology: Effects on Patients and Caregivers.

    abstract::The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of caregiver-delivered foot reflexology on patients with cancer and their caregivers. A 2-group pre- and posttest design was used in this study, and the study was conducted in an oncology hospital between January 2016 and February 2018. The study included 60 patients a...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Samancioglu Baglama S,Bakir E

    更新日期:2019-11-01 00:00:00

  • The role of probiotics in diarrheal management.

    abstract::Current evidence demonstrates that probiotics reduce diarrheal duration from a number of etiologies. Professional nursing practice based on evidence and clinical expertise supports a diet-containing probiotics to manage acute diarrhea. Dietary limitations included in the BRAT (bananas, rice, applesauce, and toast) die...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Salfi SF,Holt K

    更新日期:2012-05-01 00:00:00

  • Massage therapy as a nursing practice.

    abstract::Nursing is a profession that can be practiced in many unique ways. Nursing care can be provided through conventional means in traditional settings or practiced in domains labeled as alternative or complementary. This article describes massotherapy as an alternative therapy of a holistic nursing practice. The elements ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Mitzel-Wilkinson A

    更新日期:2000-01-01 00:00:00

  • Working and caregiving: a comparison of employed and unemployed caregivers of older heart failure patients.

    abstract::For family caregivers of patients with heart failure (HF), providing care and working outside the home is a common experience. Nurses need to consider the effect work and caregiving has on the caregiver. This study explored for differences in caregiver and patient variables between 19 employed and 22 unemployed family...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Saunders MM

    更新日期:2010-01-01 00:00:00

  • Dream telling: a means of spiritual awareness.

    abstract::The article describes how a dream-sharing group facilitated by a nurse therapist can become the means by which the participants gain spiritual awareness. First, the characteristics of spiritual awareness are identified and discussed. Second, the practice, structure, and process of a dream-sharing group are described, ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Dombeck MT

    更新日期:1995-01-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of Aroma Gargling, Cold Water Gargling, and Wet Gauze Application on Thirst, Halitosis, and Sore Throat of Patients After Spine Surgery.

    abstract::This study compared and examined the effects of aroma gargling, cold water gargling, and wet gauze application on thirst, halitosis, and sore throat in patients after spine surgery. A quasiexperimental pretest/posttest control group design was employed. Samples were total 70 patients (aroma gargling: 24 samples, cold ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Oh KE,Song AR,Sok SR

    更新日期:2017-07-01 00:00:00

  • Attitudes, concerns, and fear of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome among registered nurses in the United States.

    abstract::The article reports a study describing nurses' attitudes, concerns, and fear of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). A convenience sample consisting of 376 nurses in a mid-Atlantic state was drawn. An 84-item questionnaire was used to collect the data. Seven factors were derived from the subjects' responses usin...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Wang JF

    更新日期:1997-01-01 00:00:00

  • Rethinking Recovery: Incorporating Holistic Nursing Perspectives in Poststroke Care.

    abstract::Stroke is a life-changing experience. Current treatments focus on treating the condition, rather than the whole person. The goal of this report was to communicate the benefits of a holistic approach to the treatment and recovery of stroke. Our intent was to begin a conversation to transform our approach to stroke care...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Peterson-Burch F,Reuter-Rice K,Barr TL

    更新日期:2017-01-01 00:00:00

  • Postherpetic neuralgia in older adults: culture, quality of life, and the use of alternative/complementary therapies.

    abstract::The purpose of this article is to describe current knowledge and standards of care for postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) among older persons. Three influencing factors are considered: cultural implications, quality of life (QOL), and current practice of alternative/complementary therapy. A review of literature published be...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Young MK,Wood M,Jean-Noel N

    更新日期:2007-05-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of psychological distress on blood pressure in adolescents.

    abstract::This cross-sectional survey measured relationships among blood pressure and measures of psychologic distress, family structure, and economic status in a sample of adolescents exposed to Hurricane Hugo. Spielberger's Anger Scale and Derogatis' Brief Symptom Inventory were used. Data analysis revealed 5% of the 1079 ado...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Weinrich S,Weinrich M,Hardin S,Gleaton J,Pesut DJ,Garrison C

    更新日期:2000-10-01 00:00:00

  • Menopause: a standardized isopropanolic black cohosh extract (remifemin) is found to be safe and effective for menopausal symptoms.

    abstract::This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter clinical study investigated the efficacy and various safety aspects of a standardized proprietary isopropanolic extract of black cohosh (Remifemin) in a population of 304 postmenopausal women who met strict parameter guidelines that determined the inclusio...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究,随机对照试验


    authors: Ross SM

    更新日期:2012-01-01 00:00:00

  • Broadening cultural sensitivity at the end of life: an interprofessional education program incorporating critical reflection.

    abstract:UNLABELLED:BACKGROUND/PROBLEM: End-of-life beliefs and practices are as varied as one's culture. Little is known about what interventions are effective in developing clinician's skills to deliver culturally sensitive end-of-life care. PURPOSE:Using a pre-post design, this pilot study aimed to evaluate the impact of a ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Halm MA,Evans R,Wittenberg A,Wilgus E

    更新日期:2012-11-01 00:00:00

  • Organizational innovations that nourish staff leadership.

    abstract::Health care is experiencing a paradigm shift that has the potential to redefine traditional roles, systems, and practices. At Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the nursing organization has capitalized on this potential and has been energized by the array of opportunities for innovation and ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Warfel WM,Allen R,McGoldrick T,McLane S,Martin SG

    更新日期:1994-10-01 00:00:00

  • Compliance redefined and implications for home care.

    abstract::In home care, clients' behaviors are of primary concern. Behavioral change toward health maintenance and health promotion is influenced by the role of the nurse and the client in the process of change. The proposed definition of compliance is consistent with the philosophy of nursing and, in particular, with that of h...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kontz MM

    更新日期:1989-02-01 00:00:00

  • Music listening as a nursing intervention: a symphony of practice.

    abstract::This article presents the use of music listening as an effective, noninvasive intervention designed to assist nurses in creating a healing environment to promote health and well-being. Music has demonstrated effectiveness in reducing pain, decreasing anxiety, and increasing relaxation. In addition, music has been used...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: McCaffrey R,Locsin RC

    更新日期:2002-04-01 00:00:00

  • Planning for death and dying while healthy: lessons from the Gulf War mobilization.

    abstract::To enable nurses to assume an active role in helping patients and families discuss and plan ahead for end-of-life decision making, factors that influence response to being asked to consider one's death while one is still healthy need to be considered. Members of the National Guard were interviewed about the cognitive,...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Wanta BA

    更新日期:1998-10-01 00:00:00

  • Ubuntu-the Essence of Caring and Being: A Concept Analysis.

    abstract::What is the South-African concept of caring? In Africa, the principle of Ubuntu introduces the concept of belonging and caring. The purpose of this concept analysis was thus to analyze the concept of Ubuntu. The 8 steps of a concept analysis by Walker and Avant were used. ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Nolte A,Downing C

    更新日期:2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • Health-related hardiness with different ethnic populations.

    abstract::There has been successive strong support for the validity of the Health-Related Hardiness Scale (HRHS) in chronic illness and health-related research over time. The article summarizes health-related hardiness research completed with adults that has relevance for ethnic populations, describes progress with translation ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Pollock SE

    更新日期:1999-04-01 00:00:00

  • Health promotion for cancer survivors: adaptation and implementation of an intervention.

    abstract::Randomized control trial of a health promotion intervention was implemented for low-income cancer survivors. The majority of participants were female, older, divorced, educated, and unemployed or on disability leave. Findings indicate the health promotion intervention improved cancer survivors' self-efficacy and incre...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Meraviglia M,Stuifbergen A,Parsons D,Morgan S

    更新日期:2013-05-01 00:00:00

  • Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine and Quality of Life of Cancer Patients: Turkish Samples.

    abstract::A large proportion of cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) to extend their quality of life. The purpose of this study was to determine the level of CAM use by patients undergoing cancer treatment. The study was conducted in Turkey at a large state university hospital and a government hospit...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Korkmaz M,Tavsanli NG,Ozcelik H

    更新日期:2016-03-01 00:00:00

  • Bioelectrodynamics: A New Patient Care Strategy for Nursing, Health, and Wellness.

    abstract::Bioelectrodynamics is an interdisciplinary subject that offers a pathway for nursing to develop a new patient care strategy in health care. The application of bioenergy to living organisms has the potential to advance medical science in the areas of prevention, cancer, wound care, pain, and many other chronic diseases...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Purnell MC,Whitt MA

    更新日期:2016-01-01 00:00:00

  • Are you positive? The influence of life orientation on the anxiety levels of nursing students.

    abstract::Is there a relationship between nursing student's anxiety levels and orientation to life, optimism, or pessimism? Participants are 1st year nursing students prior to the first acute care clinical experience in a small, Midwestern city in the United States. An inverse relationship is noted between student's life orient...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Warning LM

    更新日期:2011-09-01 00:00:00

  • Benefits of a Home Treatment Program Using Guided Imagery Relaxation Based on Audio Recordings for People With Fibromyalgia.

    abstract::Despite the plethora of treatments available for patients with fibromyalgia, there is insufficient evidence to date as to what the ideal treatment approach is. This study sought to determine the effectiveness of a home program of audio-recorded guided imagery relaxation on people with fibromyalgia. This experimental 8...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Onieva-Zafra MD,Parra-Fernández ML,Fernandez-Martinez E

    更新日期:2019-03-01 00:00:00

  • Survey to Assess Interest in a Mindfulness Intervention at a Midwifery and Women's Health Clinic.

    abstract::We conducted a voluntary survey among ethnically and socioeconomically diverse women. About half of the respondents reported experiencing at least one health issue; over half were interested in attending a mindfulness class to reduce stress. Our study suggests interest in participating in a mindfulness intervention, p...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Haslam A,Salm Ward T,Wagner Robb S

    更新日期:2018-09-01 00:00:00

  • Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and social disease.

    abstract::The social construction of disease and responses to it has implications not only for how nurses approach caregiving responsibilities but also for how we strategize for and participate in prevention efforts and elaborate priorities for advocacy. Historical review of responses to public health threats, along with critic...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Bennett JA

    更新日期:1995-10-01 00:00:00

  • Serenity in political uncertainty.

    abstract::College students are often faced with academic and personal stressors that threaten their well-being. Added to that may be political and environmental stressors such as acts of violence on the streets, interruptions in schooling, car bombings, targeted religious intimidations, financial hardship, and uncertainty of ob...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Doumit R,Afifi RA,Devon HA

    更新日期:2015-03-01 00:00:00

  • A pilot study to assess the effects of a guided imagery audiotape intervention on psychological outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

    abstract::Depression and anxiety are associated with increased risk of postoperative cardiac events and death in patients who have undergone coronary artery bypass graft surgery. These risks persist even several months after the procedure. Guided imagery has been used with cardiac surgery patients for some time and with numerou...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Stein TR,Olivo EL,Grand SH,Namerow PB,Costa J,Oz MC

    更新日期:2010-07-01 00:00:00

  • Acupressure and physical stress among high school students.

    abstract::Acupressure has been found to be effective in a number of conditions. This study aims at determining the effectiveness of acupressure on physical stress among high school students. A quasi-experimental pretest/posttest control group design was used. Statistical analysis of data revealed that acupressure was effective ...

    journal_title:Holistic nursing practice

    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Das R,Nayak BS,Margaret B

    更新日期:2011-03-01 00:00:00