Journal article

The role of organizational context in moderating the effect of research use on pain outcomes in hospitalized children: a cross sectional study.

Janet Yamada, Janet E Squires, Carole A Estabrooks, Charles Victor, Bonnie Stevens, undefined CIHR Team in Children’s Pain

BMC Health Services Research | Springer Science and Business Media LLC | Published : 2017

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Despite substantial research on pediatric pain assessment and management, health care professionals do not adequately incorporate this knowledge into clinical practice. Organizational context (work environment) is a significant factor in influencing outcomes; however, the nature of the mechanisms are relatively unknown. The objective of this study was to assess how organizational context moderates the effect of research use and pain outcomes in hospitalized children. METHODS: A cross-sectional survey was undertaken with 779 nurses in 32 patient care units in 8 Canadian pediatric hospitals, following implementation of a multifaceted knowledge translation intervention, Evidence-bas..

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