Update on GRN collaboration to provide research skills for nurses working in genomic medicine in Africaby GRN Coordinator
Forum for University Nursing Deans in South Africa (FUNDISA) meeting – 26-27 October 2017, University of Cape Town (UCT), Cape Town, South Africaby GRN Coordinator
Seminar presented by the EQUATOR Network's Dr Jen de Beyer from the Centre for Statistics in Medicine, University of Oxford - 11th Sept 2017by GRN coordinator
Introduction of GRN to nursing staff at hospitals, clinics and a nursing college in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa – 26/29 September 2017by GRN coordinator
Dr Elize Pietersen, GRN coordinator, delivers two presentations at the International Collaboration for Community Health Nursing Research (ICCHNR) – 20-22 Sept 2017by GRN coordinator
GRN workshop held with nurses from 4 African countries at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town – 11 September 2017by GRN coordinator
Clinical research nurses are busy people! The Global Health Network Training Centre is therefore designed to offer snappy, practical 'how to' training courses that can be completed within 60-90 minutes, and more specialised modules can be taken over several sessions. However because some nurses don't find it easy to access a computer,
Joby George RN RM presents at the 66th Annual Conference of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygieneby GRN coordinator
Thought-provoking perspectives of becoming a clinical research nurse from South Africa and the United Kingdom
The impact of occupational stress on nurses’ caring behaviors and their health related quality of lifeby Pavlos Sarafis, Eirini Rousaki, Andreas Tsounis, Maria Malliarou, Liana Lahana, Panagiotis Bamidis, Dimitris Niakas, Evridiki Papastavrou
A descriptive analysis of midwifery education, regulation and association in 73 countries: the baseline for a post-2015 pathwayby Sofia Castro Lopes, Andrea Nove, Petra ten Hoope-Bende, Luc de Bernis, Martha Bokosi, Nester T. Moyo, Caroline S. E. Homer
Retrospective analysis of pulse oximeter alarm settings in an intensive care unit patient populationby Krystal Landsdowne, David G Strauss, Christopher G Scully
The cacophony of alerts and alarms in a hospital produced by medical devices results in alarm fatigue. The pulse oximeter is one of the most common sources of alarms. One of the ways to reduce alarm rates is to adjust alarm settings at the bedside. This study is aimed to retrospectively examine individual pulse oximeter alarm settings on alarm rates and inter- and intra- patient variability.
Abstract The luncheon for research nurses, supported by the Global Health Trials’ South African faculty and Global Research Nurses, was held at the University of Cape Town on 6 November 2015. The purpose of the event, which attracted 65research nurses, was to provide face to face interaction for research nurses and a platform for sharing challenges and triumphs for both UK and South African research nurses.