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Effects of health policy reforms on nursing resources and patient outcomes in New Zealand.
Health policy reforms in New Zealand during the 1990s impacted on hospital operations, on the nursing workforce, and on patients. This study analyses changes in rates of 20 adverse patient outcomes that are potentially ...
Enhancing scientific response in a crisis: evidence-based approaches from emergency management in New Zealand
Contemporary approaches to multi-organisational response planning for the management of complex volcanic crises assume that identifying the types of expertise needed provides the foundation for effective response. We discuss ...
Experiences of nursing in older care facilities in New Zealand
(CSIRO PUBLISHING, 2010-01-01)
Cross-disciplinary supervision amongst social workers in Aotearoa New Zealand
(Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers, 2014-10-01)
Cross-disciplinary supervision is occurring amongst social workers in Aotearoa New Zealand and it is regarded positively. However, the findings of this research involving 54 social workers who are members of the Aotearoa ...
Where to Psychology in Aotearoa? Choosing between histories.
(New Zealand Psychological Society, 2014)
Positive possibilities of rethinking (urban) mathematics education within a postmodern frame
(Georgia State University, 2011)
Postmodernism and mathematics education are both crucial components of contemporary society, yet they have rarely addressed each other. Coupling mathematics education with postmodernism allows us to explore what positive ...
Motivation in humanitarian health workers: A self-determination theory perspective
This paper emerged from the authors' interest in why humanitarian health workers initially engage and remain in humanitarian work, often in the face of threats to safety and personal well-being. Semi-structured qualitative ...
Standardising the Lactulose Mannitol Test of Gut Permeability to Minimise Error and Promote Comparability
(PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2014-06-05)
The impact of childhood sexual abuse on psychological distress among women in New Zealand.
PROBLEMS: In order to better understand the long-term impact of child sex abuse, this study examined the association between women's experience of abuse, health symptoms, and psychological distress in adulthood. There is ...
Ministers, minders and the core executive: Why ministers appoint political advisers in Westminster contexts
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2014-07-04)
Political advisers are now an established feature of the executive branch of government in the community of Westminster nations. However, there have been few attempts to establish why ministers appoint political staff, and ...