Capstone week 3-DISCUSSION.docx - Submit a summary of six of your articles on the discussion board Discuss one strength and one weakness to each of

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Submit a summary of six of your articles on the discussion board. Discuss one strength and one weakness to each of these six articles on why the article may or may not provide sufficient evidence for your practice change. 1. Buljac-Samardžić, M., & van Woerkom, M. (2018). Severity and workload of nursing. Escola Anna Nery 22(1), 53-134. Strength= Informative journal on nursing workload Weakness= While informative the journal concentrated only on patient safety not its effects on the healthcare professional 2. Heather V., Shin Hye, P., & Sandra, B.-B. (2018). Characteristics of the Nursing Practice Environment Associated with Lower Unit-Level RN Turnover. The Journal of Nursing Administration , 6(1), 31-86. Strength= Journal expounded on the correlation between an adequately staffed unit and lower turnover rates Weakness= The journal did not delve into ways of changing a work environment into one acceptable by nurses 3. Romig, C. (2001). Health Policy Issues: The nursing shortage demands action now—state and federal legislation passed. AORN Journal , 74 , 733–738. (06)61776-6 Strength= Journal explains why nursing shortages require attention Weakness= The journal does not provide examples of the benefits of passing legislation that will aid shortages 4. Shekelle, P. G. (2013). Nurse-patient ratios as a patient safety strategy: A systematic review. Annals of Internal Medicine , 15(8 ), 404–409. - 158-5-201303051-00007 Strength= The strength of this journal was the amount of data amassed supporting lower nurse/patient ratios Weakness= The journal did not address the need to take patient acuity into consideration when assigning patients 5. Swiger, P. A., Vance, D. E., & Patrician, P. A. (2016). Nursing workload in the acute-care setting: A concept analysis of nursing workload. Nursing Outlook , 64 , 244–254. Strength= The strength of this journal was the numerical data supporting that high workloads have a direct untoward effect on patients and nurses
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Weakness= The journal encompassed data from only one healthcare facility. This narrows the scope of what needs to be a comprehensive random sample study 6. Wolf, L. A., Perhats, C., Delao, A. M., Clark, P. R., & Moon, M. D. (2016). On the Threshold of Safety: A qualitative exploration of nurses’ perceptions of factors involved in safe staffing levels in emergency departments. Journal of Emergency Nursing 2(5), 134-147 . Strength= The strength of this journal can be measured in its insightful content Weakness= The journal only included the opinions on nursing staff from emergency rooms RESPONSE 1 Hello Nicole, Barcode med administration has given rise to less medication errors. Medication errors (any preventable event that may cause or lead to inappropriate medication use or patient harm while the medication is in the control of the health care professional, patient, or consumer) that lead to adverse drug events (any undesirable experience associated with a patient’s use of a drug) are
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