Clinical

Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

An examination of responses to surveys among Filipino-Australian migrants

Background Surveys are frequently used to collect data. Although paper surveys are commonly...

Engaging offenders on probation in health research: lessons from the field

Background Offenders on probation are considered to be ‘hard to reach’ by researchers...

Translation and validation of the Arabic version of the Self-care of Heart Failure Index

Background Heart failure is a complex clinical syndrome with high demands for self-care. The...

Debriefing as a form of reflection and catharsis for researchers

Background The collection of sensitive data can arouse emotional reactions and researchers...

The research relationship in narrative enquiry

Background Many nurse researchers have embraced narrative methods because of the power of...

A partnership model for a reflective narrative for researcher and participant

Background Conceptual frameworks are important to ensure a clear underpinning research...

Visualising nursing data using correspondence analysis

Background Digitally stored, large healthcare datasets enable nurses to use ‘big data’...

Lessons learned on approaches to data collection and analysis from a pilot study

Background Pilot studies are more commonly associated with quantitative research, and their...

Staying theoretically sensitive when conducting grounded theory research

Background Grounded theory (GT) is founded on the premise that underlying social patterns...

Staying theoretically sensitive when conducting grounded theory research

Background Grounded theory (GT) is founded on the premise that underlying social patterns...

A partnership model for a reflective narrative for researcher and participant

Background Conceptual frameworks are important to ensure a clear underpinning research...

Debriefing as a form of reflection and catharsis for researchers

Background: The collection of sensitive data can arouse emotional reactions and researchers...

Importance and use of correlational research

Background The importance of correlational research has been reported in the literature yet...

An examination of envy and jealousy in nursing academia

Aim To discuss envy and jealousy and how their positive and negative aspects among nurse...

Essential methodological considerations when using grounded theory

Aim To suggest important methodological considerations when using grounded theory....

Essentials of building a career in nursing research

Background Nursing research is fundamental to driving evidence-based practice and achieving...

Adaptation and validation of a survey instrument measuring perceived preparedness of...

Background In Australia, a significant percentage of bachelor of nursing students are...

‘Half the fun is getting there’: a beginner’s guide to doctoral study

Background There is a significant need for more nurses to enrol in doctoral studies and to...

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