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Open Journal of Nursing

Prevalence of Obesity and Knowledge of Health Risk Associated with Obesity among Female Adolescents in Jordan

Authors: Lubna Mohammed Thaher, Jafar Alasad, Mahmoud Maharmeh, Ibrahim Salami ABSTRACT Introduction: Overweight and obesity is major health challenge worldwide. Purpose: The purpose of the study was to estimate the prevalence of overweight and obesity and assess knowledge on the … Continue reading

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Relationship between Self-Care and Hand Foot Syndrome Specific Quality of Life in Cancer Patients

Author(s): Naoko Mikoshiba, Noriko Yamamoto-Mitani, Kazuki Sato, Yukari Yaju, Mitsunori Miyashita ABSTRACT Purpose: The purpose of this study was to describe adherence to self-care for hand-foot syndrome (HFS) and the relationship between self-care and health-related quality of life (QOL). Methods: … Continue reading

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The Development of LISTEN: A Novel Intervention for Loneliness

Author(s):Laurie A. Theeke, Jennifer A. Mallow ABSTRACT Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to present the development of LISTEN (Loneliness Intervention using Story Theory to Enhance Nursing-sensitive outcomes), a new intervention for loneliness. Methods: LISTEN was developed using the … Continue reading

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