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Carpeting the ward: an exploratory study in environmental psychiatry

Author(s): Cheek, F.E., Maxwell, R., Weisman, R.
Added October 2012

Travel in Nursing Units

Author(s): Lippert, S.
The author refers to previous studies where the comparison of nurses’ travel in nursing units was done using different methods and on the basis of the unit layout, without taking into consideration nurses’ activities. The author developed a mathematical model, the Tour Model, to enable a universal comparison of nurses’ travels in units with different layouts.
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Added January 2015

Hospital visiting: the patients' point of view

Author(s): Trites, D.K., Green, R.M.
Added October 2012

Aspergillus infection after cardiac surgery

Author(s): Gage, A.A., Dean, D.C., Schimert, G., Minsley, N.
Added October 2012

Influence of nursing-unit design on the activities and subjective feelings of nursing personnel

Author(s): Trites, D.K., Galbraith, F.D., Sturdavant, M., Leckwart, J.F.
Performed intensive comparisons of the effect of radial, double-corridor, and single-corridor nursing units on the activities and feelings of nursing personnel, using multiple linear regression methods to remove as many extraneous factors as possible from comparisons. The radial design was found to be superior to the double corridor, and superior to the single corridor in most instances. Nursing...
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Added October 2012

Caring for the total patient. Noise in hospitals: its effect on the patient

Author(s): Haslam, P.
Added October 2012

Effect of environmental illumination in prevention of hyperbilirubinemia of prematurity

Author(s): Giunta, F., Rath, J.
Added October 2012

Acoustical properties of carpets and drapes

Author(s): Simons, J.W., Mize, J.J., Haynes, B.C., Jr.
Added October 2012

A study of noise and its relationship to patient discomfort in the recovery room

Author(s): Minckley, B.B.
Added October 2012

Preference of ophthalmic patients for multi-bedded hospital rooms

Author(s): Spaeth, G. L., Angell, M. F.
Added September 2014

Staphylococcal sepsis in a new surgical ward

Author(s): Rountree, P.M., Beard, M.A., Loewenthal, J., May, J., Renwick, S.B.
Added October 2012

Intensive nursing service in circular and rectangular units

Author(s): Sturdavant, M.
Added October 2012

Social interaction on a geriatrics ward

Author(s): Sommer, R., Ross, H.
Added October 2012

A Play Program and Its Function in a Pediatric Hospital

Author(s): Tisza, V., Angoff, K.
Added October 2012

A hybrid power line and visible light communication system for indoor hospital applications

Author(s): Ding, W., Yang, F., Yang, H., Wang, J., Wang, X., Zhang, X., Song, J.
Added October 2016

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Added May 2016

Exploring the turbulent nature of nurses’ workflow

Author(s): Jennings, B. M., Baernholdt, M, Hopkinson, S. G.
Added June 2022

The importance of several room acoustic descriptors in operation rooms

Author(s): Beldam, M.-B.
Added October 2019

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Added February 2020

An investigation of performance gaps in the design of UK healthcare facilities

Author(s): Bouazza, T., Greenwood, D., Scott, L., Neilson, C. J.
Added April 2021