Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 30, 2012: Disasters and Humanitarian Assistance, Volume 30; Volume 2012

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Mary Pat Couig, Patricia Watts Kelley, Christine E. Kasper
Springer Publishing Company, Oct 20, 2012 - Medical - 280 pages

This landmark annual review has provided nearly three decades of knowledge, insight, and research on topics critical to nurses everywhere.

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  • Chronic illness
  • Geriatrics
  • Alcohol abuse
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  • Rural nursing
  • Tobacco use
  • Nursing workforce issues
  • Genetics

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Contents

Chapter 1 Conducting Research During Disasters
1
Chapter 2 Nursing Leadership in Disaster Preparedness and Response
21
Chapter 3 Conducting Ethically Sound Disaster Nursing Research
46
Chapter 4 Legal Issues in Emergency Response
67
Chapter 5 Psychological Impact of Disasters on Communities
89
Chapter 6 Reconsidering Special Needs Populations During a Disaster
125
Chapter 7 The Role of Technology and Informatics in Disaster Planning and Response
148
Chapter 8 Update on Competencies and Education
169
Chapter 9 Willingness Ability and Intentions of Health Care Workers to Respond
193
Chapter 10 International Disaster Humanitarian Assistance for Nurses
209
Index
225
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