Journal article

The Influence of Context on Utilizing Research Evidence for Pain Management in Jordanian Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICU)

Ahmad Ismail, Janet Squires, Paula Forgeron, Viola Polomeno, Huda Gharaibeh, Denise Harrison

Journal of Pediatric Nursing | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2018

Abstract

PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to gain a beginning understanding of the contextual factors that influence the use of research for pain management in Jordanian Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICUs). DESIGN AND METHODS: A paper or online questionnaire was used to collect data on instrumental research use (IRU) and conceptual research use (CRU) and ten contextual variables from 73 registered nurses working in four Jordanian PICUs. The Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient was used to test the relationship between continuous (demographic and contextual) factors and IRU and CRU. One way ANOVA and independent t-test were used to examine the differences between sociodemographic va..

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