Journal of Critical Care Nursing

  • ISSN: 2008-336X 2008-3084
  • Email: editor@jccnursing.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: quarterly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Journal of Critical Care Nursing
Journal of Critical Care Nursing : Aug 2017, 10 (3), 7 articles.
Research Article
3/7/2017
Roghieh Kharaghani, Hooman Sharifi, Maryam Damghanian, Mohammad Reza Masjedi
The prevalence of suicide in Iran is higher than other West Asian countries.The aims of the present study were to determine the prevalence of suicide attempt in psychiatric patients, and determine its associations with clinical and sociodemographic factors, and gender differences.Participants in this descriptive-analytic study were 941 ... read more
Research Article
3/7/2017
Mahboobeh Nasiri, Zahra Jannat Alipoor, Mehri Jahanshahi, Saeed Abrotan, Hallima Fotoukian
There are contradictory results regarding the pattern of seasonal variations of acute myocardial infarction (MI). Documentation of such a pattern may contribute to identify new pathophysiological factors in the occurrence of MI. Therefore, the current study aimed at determining the association between MI and the admission season ... read more
Research Article
3/7/2017
Parinaz Jahanpeyma, Khadijeh Makhdoomi, Seyedeh Azam Sajadi
Nutrition is considered an important part of treatment in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Therefore, poor nutrition leads to decreased life quality and increased complications of hemodialysis as well as mortality in these patients. This study aimed at investigating the effect of nutrition education program (NEP) ... read more
Research Article
6/8/2017
Aliakbar Keykha, Alireza Rahat Dahmardeh, Masoum Khoshfetrat
Weaning decision for the patients undergoing mechanical ventilation (MV) is often made based on personal judgments and experiences, which results in longer MV length of stay and higher costs. Therefore, the present study aimed to evaluate the effect of Burn’s wean assessment program on the success rate ... read more
Research Article
31/8/2017
Maryam Gholizadeh, Seyyed Mohammad Khademohosseini, Jamileh Mokhtari Nouri, Mohsen Ahmaditahoor
Nursing is one of the stressful jobs and working in an intensive care unit is inherently stressful due to its active and dynamic features and complexity. One of the appropriate methods for decreasing stress is mindfulness training, therefore, this study aimed at assessing the effect of mindfulness ... read more
Research Article
31/8/2017
Minoo Asadzandi, Alireza Eskandari, Seyyed Mohammad Khademolhosseini, Abbas Ebadi
Due to the severity of the patient's illness and high probability of death, in ICUs patients, it is necessary to point out the concept of death for the patients and families’ spiritual needs, for the implementation of the spiritual care at the end of life. The purpose ... read more
Case Report
3/7/2017
Kazem Hajimohammad, Roghayeh Esmaili, Zhale Rahimi
Diabetic foot problems account for more hospital admissions than any other long term complications of diabetes and are responsible for nearly 50% of all-diabetes-related hospital bed days. Maggot debridement therapy (MDT) offers important advantages for the management of chronic and infected wounds and is used in hundreds ... read more