Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

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Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Online ISSN: 1752-9824

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Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as fifth JCI supplement to JCN, July 2008, Vol. 17, Iss. 7b -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

Editorial: Randomised controlled trials for chronic illness management research – where's the tipping point?
Vivien Coates


Research round up
Editor


Call for papers
Editor


The pain experience and future expectations of chronic low back pain patients following spinal fusion
Signe Berit Bentsen, Tone Rustøen, Astrid Klopstad Wahl, Christine Miaskowski


Clients with chronic and complex conditions: their experiences of community nursing services
Lesley Wilkes, Jane Cioffi, Bronwyn Warne, Kathleen Harrison, Oana Vonu-Boriceanu


The impact of type 1 diabetes and eating disorders: the perspective of individuals
Sharon Hillege, Barbara Beale, Rose McMaster


Chronic illness: the process of integration
Robin Whittemore, Jane Dixon


Therapeutic enhancement: nursing intervention category for patients diagnosed with Readiness for Therapeutic Regimen Management
Cynthia W Kelly


Women with newly diagnosed breast cancer and their perceptions of needs in a health-care context : A focus group study of women attending a breast diagnostic centre in Norway
Bjørg Th Landmark, Ann Bøhler, Kari Loberg, Astrid K Wahl


Allostasis and allostatic load: expanding the discourse on stress and cardiovascular disease
Jeongok G Logan, Debra J Barksdale


Autonomy through identification: a qualitative study of the process of identification used by people with type 2 diabetes
Albine Moser, Harry van der Bruggen, Cor Spreeuwenberg, Guy Widdershoven


Heart transplantation experiences: a phenomenological approach
Maria Lúcia Araújo Sadala, Noedir Antônio Groppo Stolf


Exploring supportive care for individuals affected by Huntington disease and their family caregivers in a community setting
Beverley Soltysiak, Penny Gardiner, Heather Skirton


Isolation, motivation and balance: living with type 1 or cystic fibrosis-related diabetes
Stephanie Tierney, Christi Deaton, Kevin Webb, Andrew Jones, Mary Dodd, Diane McKenna, Rachel Rowe


The Stroke Self-Efficacy Questionnaire: measuring individual confidence in functional performance after stroke
Fiona Jones, Cecily Partridge, Fiona Reid


People with heart failure and home health care resource use and outcomes
Elizabeth A Madigan


Community nursing services for postdischarge chronically ill patients
Susan KY Chow, Frances KY Wong, Tony MF Chan, Loretta YF Chung, Katherine KP Chang, Rance PL Lee


Nursing care in the chronic phase of COPD: a call for innovative disciplinary research
Helga Jónsdóttir


Pain Management: Evidence, Outcomes and Quality of Life – A Sourcebook
Debbie Kralik


Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as first JCI supplement to JCN, March 2007, Vol. 16, Iss. 3a -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

Editorial: revisioning healthcare of chronic illness
Debbie Kralik, Vivien Coates, Diana Lee, Barbara Paterson


Research round up
Editor


CALL FOR PAPERS
Editor


Predictors of psychosocial adjustment in people with physical disease
Nazmiye Kocaman, Yasemin Kutlu, Mine Öskan, Sedat Öskan


Young women with diabetes: using Internet communication to create stability during life transitions
Bodil Rasmussen, Patricia Dunning, Beverly O'Connell


Attributing recovery from depression. Perceptions of people cared for in primary care
Frances Badger, Peter Nolan


Non-finite loss and emotional labour: family caregivers' experiences of living with motor neurone disease
Robin A Ray, Annette F Street


The relationship between disability and self-care agency of Turkish people with rheumatoid arthritis
Yasemin Tokem, Asiye Durmaz Akyol, Gulumser Argon


'Doing dialysis at home': client attitudes towards renal therapy
Nick Polaschek


Difficult asthma: people's perspectives on taking corticosteroid therapy
Jacqueline Gamble, Donna Fitzsimons, Dave Lynes, Liam Gabriel Heaney


The meaning of living with malodorous exuding ulcers
Elisabeth Lindahl, Astrid Norberg, Anna Söderberg


Experiences of loss and chronic sorrow in persons with severe chronic illness
Gerd Ahlström


Self-evaluation and peer review — an example of action research in promoting self-determination of patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Päivi Löfman, Anna-Maija Pietilä, Arja Häggman-Laitila


Exploring determinants for quality of life among older people in pain and in need of help for daily living
Ulf Jakobsson, Ingalill Rahm Hallberg, Albert Westergren


Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as fourth JCI supplement to JCN, March 2008, Vol. 17, Iss. 5a -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

Editorial: Risk and long-term conditions: the global challenge
Charlotte L Clarke


Research Round up
Editor


Call for papers
Editor


Nurses in Australian general practice: implications for chronic disease management
Elizabeth J Halcomb, Patricia M Davidson, Yenna Salamonson, Richard Ollerton, Rhonda Griffiths


Perspectives of patients with type 2 diabetes following a critical cardiac event – an interpretative approach
Chiung-Jung (Jo) Wu, Anne M Chang, Jan McDowell


Patients' illness perception four months after a myocardial infarction
Pia Alsén, Eva Brink, Lars-Olof Persson


Diabetes self-management experience: a focus group study of Taiwanese patients with type 2 diabetes
Chiu-Chu Lin, Robert M Anderson, Bonnie M Hagerty, Bih-O Lee


Toward a trajectory of adjustment in women with end-stage renal disease on haemodialysis
Ruth A Tanyi, Joan Stehle Werner


The influence of culture on diabetes self-management: perspectives of Gujarati Muslim men who reside in northwest England
Elizabeth Fleming, Bernie Carter, Judith Pettigrew


Determining caseloads in the community care of frail older people with chronic illnesses
Allison Williams, Brad Cooper


A Health Need Satisfaction Instrument for Taiwan's single-living older people with chronic disease in the community
Shaw-Nin Shih, Meei-Ling Gau, Jen-Chen Tsai, I-Chuan Li, Ying-Mei Liou, Fu-Jin Shih


Patients' perceived care needs whilst waiting for a heart or lung transplant
Janelle Yorke, Elizabeth Cameron-Traub


A literature review of spirituality in coping with early-stage Alzheimer's disease
Linda Beuscher, Cornelia Beck


A literature review of the potential effects of having a parent with chronic renal failure
Frances Coldstream, Andreé le May


How do older people experience their management of medicines?
Margareta Westerbotn, Elin Fahlström, Johan Fastbom, Hedda Agüero-Torres, Pernilla Hillerås


Living with a spinal cord injury: a grounded theory approach
Hsiao-Yu Chen, Jennifer RP Boore


Quality of life and its predictors among Hong Kong Chinese patients with diabetes
Ann TY Shiu, David R Thompson, Rebecca YM Wong


Haemodialysis: the effects of using the empowerment concept during the development of a mutual-support group in Taiwan
Yu-Chi Chen, Jui-Sheng Pai, I-Chuan Li


Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability
Barbara L Paterson, Brenda Mercer


Nursing Care of Children and Young People with Chronic Illness
Gay Edgecombe


Integrated Care for the Complex Medically Ill Medical Clinics of North America
Debbie Kralik


Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as second JCI supplement to JCN, July 2007, Vol. 16, Iss. 7b -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

Guest Editorial: Chronic disease management and self-care support for people living with long-term conditions: is the nursing workforce prepared?
Felicity Astin, S José Closs


Research Round up
Editor


Call for Papers
Editor


The meaning of living with a long-term disease. To revalue and be revalued
Berit Lundman, Leila Jansson


Fatigue in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: development of an assessment tool
Judith Trendall, Glenda Esmond


Review management for children with asthma in primary care: a qualitative case study
Geraldine Lyte, Linda Milnes, Peggy Keating, Arthur Finke


Coping and caring: support for family caregivers of stroke survivors
Susan KY Chow, Frances KY Wong, Christopher YF Poon


Outcomes following a programme for lifestyle changes with people with hypertension
Eva Drevenhorn, Karin I Kjellgren, Ann Bengtson


An evaluation of an insulin transfer programme delivered in a group setting
Kate Kelley, Carole Dempsey


Migraine and chronic daily headache management: implications for primary care practitioners
Michele Peters, Vasso Vydelingum, Huda Huijer Abu-Saad, Andrew Dowson


Quality of care for people with osteoarthritis: a qualitative study
Gretl A McHugh, Alan J Silman, Karen A Luker


Managing the self: living with an indwelling urinary catheter
Debbie Kralik, Lesley Seymour, Sue Eastwood, Tina Koch


A health protection model for Hispanic adults with Type 2 diabetes
Christine L Latham, Evelyn Calvillo


A randomized clinical trial to evaluate the effect of diet on weight loss and coping of people living with HIV and lipodystrophy
Carol Reid, Mary Courtney


Adherence behaviours in Taiwanese children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus
Chi-Wen Chang, Chao-Hsing Yeh, Fu-Sung Lo, Yi-Li Shih


Lived experience of significant others of persons with diabetes
Stödberg Rosa, Helena Sunvisson, Gerd Ahlström


Using the Roper, Logan and Tierney Model in care of people with COPD
Magfiret Kara


Nurses' perceived and actual level of diabetes mellitus knowledge: results of a cluster analysis
Moon Fai Chan, Yu-Li Zang


Book Review
Janet Ramjeet


Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as sixth JCI supplement to JCN, November 2008, Vol. 17, Iss. 11c -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

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Editorial: Communication in chronic care: confronting the evidence challenge in an era of system reform
Sally Thorne


Call for papers
Editor


Editorial note
Debbie Kralik


Learning to live with type 1 diabetes from the perspective of young non-western immigrants in Denmark
Lene Povlsen, Karin C Ringsberg


An expanded model of diabetes care based in an analysis and critique of current approaches
Isolde Daiski


'I have cystic fibrosis': an analysis of web-based disclosures of a chronic illness
Russell D Ravert, Toni L Crowell


The self-efficacy model of medication adherence in chronic mental illness
Terence V McCann, Eileen Clark, Sai Lu


Interviewing people with chronic illness about sexuality: an adaptation of the PLISSIT model
Brenda Mercer


Investigating the health profile of Macau Chinese
Moon Fai Chan, Ming Xia Zhu


Patients' views: improving care for people with fibromyalgia
Natasha A Egeli, Valorie A Crooks, Deborah Matheson, Marina Ursa, Elliott Marchant


Transforming clinical practice amongst community nurses: mentoring for COPD patient self-management
Andrew Robinson, Helen Courtney-Pratt, Emma Lea, Helen Cameron-Tucker, Paul Turner, Elizabeth Cummings, Richard Wood-Baker, Eugene Haydn Walters


The mother–daughter guilt dynamic: effects of type 1 diabetes during life transitions
Bodil Rasmussen, Trisha Dunning, Helen Cox, Beverly O'Connell


Italian nurses' perception of the avoidability of problems affecting older people with multiple chronic diseases
Luisa Saiani, Debora Viviani, Elena Lenzi, Anna Chissalè, Alvisa Palese


Older people and inflammatory bowel disease: a systematic review
Graeme D Smith, Roger Watson, David R Thompson


Evaluation of a primary care nurse case management intervention for chronically ill community dwelling older people
Cheryl Schraeder, Cynthia W Fraser, Ida Clark, Barbara Long, Paul Shelton, Valerie Waldschmidt, Christine L Kucera, William K Lanker


The relationship between coping and psychological and physical adjustment in rheumatoid arthritis: a literature review
Janet Ramjeet, Jane Smith, Malcolm Adams


Differences in home-based palliative care service utilisation of people with cancer and non-cancer conditions
Debbie Kralik, Barbara Anderson


Virtual Issues from Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness

Appeared as third JCI supplement to JCN, November 2007, Vol. 16, Iss. 11c -

Published: 17 Jul 2009

Edited By: Debbie Kralik

Introduction: The Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness was published as a supplement to the Journal of Clinical Nursing in 2007 and 2008. These six issues are reproduced here as virtual issues of the Journal of Nursing and Healthcare of Chronic Illness.

Editorial: Challenges for health professionals in working with consumers in partnership
Sally Wellard


Research round up
Editor


Call for Papers
Editor


Self-efficacy, outcome expectations and self-care behaviour in people with type 2 diabetes in Taiwan
Shu-Fang Vivienne Wu, Mary Courtney, Helen Edwards, Jan McDowell, Lillie M Shortridge-Baggett, Pei-Jen Chang


Rheumatoid arthritis patients' education – contents and methods
Paula Mäkeläinen, Katri Vehviläinen-Julkunen, Anna-Maija Pietilä


Group intervention to improve quality of life in haemodialysis patients
Yueh-Ching Lii, Shiow-Luan Tsay, Tsae-Jyy Wang


An exploration of the relationship between fatigue and physical functioning in patients with end stage renal disease receiving haemodialysis
Dawn O'Sullivan, Geraldine McCarthy


Predictors of healthy behaviour in long-term survivors of childhood cancer
Ya-Ling Lee, Sheila Judge Santacroce, Lois Sadler


A review of the activity and effects of nurse-led care in diabetes
Nicola Carey, Molly Courtenay


Diabetes: a cross-cultural interview study of immigrants from Somalia
Anne-Marie Wallin, Monica Löfvander, Gerd Ahlström


The presence and meaning of chronic sorrow in patients with multiple sclerosis
Ann-Kristin Isaksson, Lars-Gunnar Gunnarsson, Gerd Ahlström


A systematic review of nursing contributions to mobility rehabilitation: examining the quality and content of the evidence
Rosie Kneafsey


Experience of Hong Kong patients awaiting kidney transplantation in mainland China
Sylvie SH Leung, Ann TY Shiu


A cross-cultural comparison of the developmental evolution of expertise in diabetes self-management
Yasuko Shimizu, Barbara L Paterson


Communication between patients with chronic kidney disease and nurses about managing pain in the acute hospital setting
Elizabeth Manias, Allison Williams


A controlled trial of an educational programme for people with Parkinson's disease
Susanne Lindskov, Albert Westergren, Peter Hagell


Persistent severe fatigue in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
Han Repping-Wuts, Jaap Fransen, Theo van Achterberg, Gijs Bleijenberg, Piet van Riel


Book Review
Debbie Kralik


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