Influencing nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and practice in cancer pain management.

@article{Howell2000InfluencingNK,
  title={Influencing nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and practice in cancer pain management.},
  author={Doris D Howell and Lorna Butler and L. Saint Vincent and Judy Watt-Watson and Nathon Stearns},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  year={2000},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={55-63}
}
The purpose of this study was to explore the effects of an education intervention on nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and practice in pain assessment and management over 3 months. The education intervention program was designed to change knowledge and influence the attitudes of registered nurses through a values clarification process using a conceptual framework based on a theory of reeducation. Participants in this descriptive, exploratory study were 53 nurses from six oncology units. Data were… CONTINUE READING