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The term noncompliant patient may evoke the image of a difficult, demanding, and troublesome patient. In the transplant environment, patients who are unable or unwilling to adhere to a prescribed plan of treatment raise a number of medical, ethical, and other concerns with respect to individual patient care. Their behavior also raises questions of justice… (More)
The Open University's repository of research publications and other research outputs Historical and idealized climate model experiments: an intercomparison of Earth system models of intermediate complexity Journal Article (2013). Historical and idealized climate model experiments: an intercomparison of Earth system models of intermediate complexity.… (More)
Person-centered care (PCC) is grounded in principles of respect, autonomy, and empowerment and requires the development of interpersonal relationships. For nursing students to engage in PCC, they need to intentionally develop personal knowing, which is an essential attribute of therapeutic relationships. Developing personal knowing, as well as professional… (More)
AIMS To examine the impact of continuous glucose monitoring on diabetes management and marital relationships of adults with Type 1 diabetes and their spouses. METHODS Nine younger (30-49 years) and 11 older (50-70 years) patients with Type 1 diabetes and 14 spouses participated in eight focus groups specific to age and role (patient or spouse).… (More)
Particularly at a children's hospital, the views and comments of patients and other publics can be a useful source of ideas in the creation of films, brochures, and other materials used to promote and explain the hospital. The words are frequently there; only the background needs to be provided.
Faculty development that builds research capacity is a significant yet challenging expectation in academia. The School of Nursing faculty at Ryerson University established several research clusters to support research collaborations and productivity. This article explicates one cluster's development process, and specifically, its adoption of the narrative… (More)