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Sigma Theta Tau International

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Works: 242 works in 776 publications in 1 language and 79,819 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Biography  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other, Author
Classifications: RT1, 610
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Most widely held works by Sigma Theta Tau International
Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing( )

in English and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aims and scope: Blackwell Publishing and the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International are pleased to announce their new publishing partnership that will bring you the Journal of Nursing Scholarship. This widely read and respected journal features peer-reviewed, thought-provoking articles representing research by some of the world's leading nurse researchers. Reaching health professionals, faculty and students in 90 countries, the Journal of Nursing Scholarship is focused on health of people throughout the world. It is the official journal of Sigma Theta Tau International and it reflects the society's dedication to providing the tools necessary to improve nursing care around the world
Anatomy of writing for publication for nurses by Cynthia Saver( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the analogy of anatomy, the book covers all areas of writing: brain (idea of article), heart (flow of article), skeleton (underlying structure and plan of article), intestines (information that supports the article), kidneys (editing the article). Includes useful checklists in the appendices, including editing checklist and a nursing-specific style guide. Includes writing process (how to choose a journal, developing an idea, writing tips, etc.), legal and ethical issues, and how to write specific types of articles (case study, grant proposals, clinical, research, etc.)
Healthy places, healthy people : a handbook for culturally competent community nursing practice by Melanie Creagan Dreher( Book )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides realistic strategies and practical advice on how public health nurses can effectively mobilize citizen action to improve the community's future health. It also provides useful tools for gathering, organizing, and analyzing community-related information
The nurse's etiquette advantage : how professional etiquette can advance your nursing career by Kathleen Deska Pagana( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Etiquette is more than just which fork to use. It's about handling business meetings and PDAs appropriately. It's about cultivating your career, and it's essential for nurses' career success - from new graduates to seasoned leaders."--Back cover
Nursing ethics in everyday practice by Connie M Ulrich( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written specifically for nurses who are at the front lines of health care in hospitals, outpatient clinics, surgery centers, home health care settings, etc., this author emphasizes real world ethical challenges for nurses. The book provides guidelines on current and future ethical challenges, how to have moral courage and project the readers own voice, and an overall guide to communication and ethics consultation. Author Connie Ulrich, a clinical ethics expert, describes types of everyday ethical challenges with which nurses are most likely to be confronted, the practical considerations, the questions to ask, and the specific steps to take to come to a satisfactory resolution for patient and family
Johns Hopkins nursing evidence-based practice : models and guidelines by Sandra Dearholt( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Second edition of the only Johns Hopkins evidence-based practice book heavily adopted as text and supplemental text for nurses. Created and updated by experts at The Institute for Johns Hopkins Nursing. A perfect companion to the already popular Johns Hopkins Evidence Based Nursing: Implementation and Translation. The new edition includes 25% revision throughout the entire book to incorporate health care reform and the Institute of Medicine's The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health Care report with drastic updates and changes to the exemplars and appendices chapters."--Provided by publisher
To comfort always : a nurse's guide to end-of-life care by Linda Norlander( Book )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To Comfort Always is an award-winning basic primer for nurses on how to care for patients at the end-of-life. This book is a guide to understanding the needs of both patients and families and the important role nursing plays in addressing those needs providing the reader with a framework that defines the nursing role in terms of the skilled clinician, the advocate and the guide. This updated edition provides readers with new content specifically on chronic illness and dementia
Conversations with leaders : frank talk from nurses (and others) on the frontlines of leadership by Tine Hansen-Turton( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When nurses hurt nurses : recognizing and overcoming the cycle of nurse bullying by Cheryl Dellasega( Book )

9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outside of nursing, most people believe bullies are native only to playgrounds and high school locker rooms. Unfortunately, bullies also frequent hospital units, ambulatory care centers, clinics, and even emergency departments. Their targets? Their own colleagues and peers. Most practitioners know that the old adage "nurses eat their young" is alive and well in the 21st century. This conflict saps energy, destroys teamwork, and hinders motivation. Worst of all, it can decrease the quality of patient care. Cheryl Dellasega, author of Surviving Ophelia, returns to her roots in health care and explores relational aggression and the nature of nurse-on-nurse violence in the book that has everyone asking, "Why have we ignored this issue for so long?"
101 global leadership lessons for nurses : shared legacies from leaders and their mentors by Nancy Rollins Gantz( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"101 Global Leadership Lessons for Nurses covers the daily challenges facing health care leaders--communications, negotiations, resource management, and work-life balance, to name a few--with the unique feature of a mentor-mentee team authoring each chapter. These established and emerging mentors and mentees come from every corner of the globe and share their lessons learned, providing a rich legacy for nurses everywhere. 101 Global Leadership Lessons for Nurses offers: An alphabetical subject order for quick topic access. ; Authors from 32 countries spanning six continents. ; A wealth of resources, with topics ranging from academic-service partnerships to writing for professional journals, and 99 other topics in between. ; Reflective questions at the end of each chapter to help you integrate ideas into your professional life."--Publisher's website
Toxic nursing : managing bullying, bad attitudes, and total turmoil by Cheryl Dellasega( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nurse managers and nurse administrators at all levels are frequently confronted by the need to manage employee issues arising from interpersonal relationships. These include: conflict (relational aggression or covert bullying), cynicism (negative work attitudes), and calamity (drama and overt antagonism). As a much needed follow up to When Nurses Hurt Nurses (STTI, 2011), this book offers numerous concrete strategies for common employee challenges that nurse supervisors face
Being present : a nurse's resource for end-of-life communication by Marjorie Schaffer( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real-life nurse stories discuss end-of-life communication experiences, an ethical practice question, and best evidence for end-of-life discussion in nursing practice. Questions for reflection and continued discussion are at the end of each chapter. Chapters include Knowing What to Say and When to Say It, Responding to Patient and Family Wishes and Hopes, Responding to Conflict, Advocating: When Nurses Need to Take Action, Responding to Cultural Needs in End-of-Life Care, Challenges in End-of-Life Communication. Appropriate for nurses in practice and use as a textbook
Creating & sustaining civility in nursing education by Cynthia M Clark( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because nursing programs are places where students and faculty provide direct care to patients through clinical experiences, uncivil and disruptive acts must be addressed so that such behaviors do not spiral into aggression and jeopardize the learning and practice environment. Creating and Sustaining Civility in Nursing Education features original research based on polling questions, stories, and empirical evidence to provide an overview of academic incivility and to describe a wide range of evidence-based strategies to recognize, prevent, and address incivility in nursing education and transition to practice
The nurse's reality gap : overcoming barriers between academic achievement and clinical success by Leslie Neal-Boylan( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many faculty members struggle as they watch students who were successful in school become discouraged upon entering clinical practice. The questions become, 'Who is failing?' and 'What can be done to better prepare novoice nurses for the reality of today's nursing field?' Author and educator Leslie Neal-Boylan asks hard questions about why students who succeed academically may fail in nursing jobs. Both faculty members and students will find insight and solutions for bridging the gap between nursing school and the realities of practice and the profession."--Back cover
Mastering precepting : a nurse's handbook for success by Beth Tamplet Ulrich( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is evidence-based and pragmatic. Written specifically for nurses who are preceptors, who are thinking of becoming preceptors or nurse managers who must supervise preceptors. This book is designed to be a one-stop shop for preceptors and precepting. Provides tools and knowledge nurses need to become competent preceptors and to precept others. Written in an easy-to-read, informative style so that the reader can immediately start incorporating the information into practice. Book includes resources for faculty members who work with clinical preceptors for their students and for managers who employ preceptors. Website-www.rnpreceptor.com-provides tools for preceptors
The nurse manager's guide to budgeting & finance by Al Rundio( Book )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fully revised and updated second edition of STTI's popular handbook for nurse managers. Nurse managers deal with the economic reality of patient-staffing ratios, reports, and accountants. Acronyms such as FTEs and ADCs can feel like a foreign language many new managers haven't learned yet. This book provides practical tools, tips, and strategies that will help one be a successful nurse manager, including details about how key legislation affects the budgeting process
Fostering nurse-led care : professional practice for the bedside leader from Massachusetts General Hospital by Jeanette Ives Erickson( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nurse leaders exist at every level--from the bedside to the boardroom. But these days, nurse leaders and managers face major changes in health care delivery models that pressure them to improve patient care but at the same time improve efficiency and lower costs. Add to this the demand to provide nursing education and improve retentions, and the pressure can mount and create additional problems for your organization. The solution? Fostering Nurse-Led Care--from three of Massachusettes General Hospital's top nurse executives--tells nurse leaders and care providers the secrets of the professional practice model that has improved system outcomes and increased patient, family, and staff satisfaction for nearly 20 years. The book provides details including developing, implementing, and evaluating a professional practice environment; optimizing quality standards; implementing patient safety measurements and balancing cost with quality; building an effective learning environment; and resolving conflicts and ethical dilemmas"--Page 4 of cover
The power of ten, 2011-2013 : nurse leaders address the profession's ten most pressing issues( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In late 2010, after a year of health care in the headlines--with nurses uniquely positioned to play a leading role in the ultimate outcome--Sigma Theta Tau International editors decided to ask a group of prominent nurse leaders from around the world to identify the ten most important issues facing the profession. Their lists were staggering, encompassing challenges that affect each and every nurse, regardless of location or specialty. Those ten topics became this book, and they are all topics nurses should be talking about. We hope you talk about them too
Nursing without borders : values, wisdom, success markers by Sharon Weinstein( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 50 contributing authors share a wealth of international experience on global nursing partnerships, collaboration, and practice
Mastering simulation : a handbook for success by Beth Tamplet Ulrich( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Anatomy of writing for publication for nurses
Alternative Names

controlled identitySigma Theta Tau

Honor Society of Nursing

Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International

International Honor Society of Nursing

National Honor Society of Nursing

S.T.T.I. (Sigma Theta Tau International)

Sigma Theta Tau

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

STTI (Sigma Theta Tau International)

The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International

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Healthy places, healthy people : a handbook for culturally competent community nursing practiceThe nurse's etiquette advantage : how professional etiquette can advance your nursing careerTo comfort always : a nurse's guide to end-of-life careConversations with leaders : frank talk from nurses (and others) on the frontlines of leadershipWhen nurses hurt nurses : recognizing and overcoming the cycle of nurse bullying101 global leadership lessons for nurses : shared legacies from leaders and their mentorsBeing present : a nurse's resource for end-of-life communicationThe power of ten, 2011-2013 : nurse leaders address the profession's ten most pressing issuesNursing without borders : values, wisdom, success markers