Measuring the impact of an educational program on nurses: Teaching an evidence-based approach to oral mucositis

Carol A. Tringali, Mary Lou Kanaskie

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Abstract

Oral mucositis, a cancer therapy side effect, can negatively affect quality of life. This study evaluated the effect of an educational program on nurses' knowledge and perceived need to change oral mucositis management practice. This study revealed that nurses' knowledge and perceived need to change practice were positively affected by the educational program.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal for Nurses in Staff Development
Volume28
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2012

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Stomatitis
educational program
Teaching
nurse
Nurses
Practice Management
evidence
quality of life
cancer
Quality of Life
management
Neoplasms
Therapeutics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Leadership and Management
  • Education
  • Fundamentals and skills
  • Review and Exam Preparation

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