About the Journal

The Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing (AJAN) is the peer-reviewed scholarly journal of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF).

The mission of AJAN is to provide a forum to showcase and promote a wide variety of original research and scholarly work to inform and empower nurses, midwives and other healthcare professionals to improve the health and wellbeing of all communities and to be prepared for the future.


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Current Issue

Vol. 39 No. 2 (2022): March - May 2022

Published: 30-05-2022

IN THIS ISSUE

Editorial

Some reflections on the evolution of nursing over the past 50 years.
Rosemary Bryant AO. 2020.392.867

Research Articles

Management of bleeding in trauma victims by Portuguese nurses in prehospital setting.
Mota MAL, Santos MR, Santos EJ, et al. 2020.392.505

Patient privacy: a qualitative study on the views and experiences of nurses and patients.
Yilmaz SA, Celik SS. 2020.392.447

Reviews and Discussion Papers

Effectiveness of early mobilisation versus laxative use in reducing constipation in post-operative orthopaedic patients: an integrative review.
Okusaga O, Mowat R, Cook C. 2020.392.410

Considerations when examining the psychometric properties of measurement instruments used in health.
McKechnie D, Fisher MJ. 2020.392.481

The factors that act as barriers and enablers to the implementation of voluntary assisted dying services in acute care health settings: a systematic mixed studies review and secondary analysis.
Hewitt J, Latimer S, Deakin J, et al. 2020.392.280

Validity of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale for screening pregnant and postpartum adolescents: a systematic review.
Barassi F, Grealish A. PP. 2020.392.446

Editorial

Some reflections on the evolution of nursing over the past 50 years

Rosemary Bryant AO
Abstract 364 | View PDF Downloads 126

Research Papers

Management of bleeding in trauma victims by Portuguese nurses in prehospital setting

Mauro AL Mota, Margarida Reis Santos, Eduardo JF Santos, Andrea Figueiredo, Filipe Melo, Sara Albuquerque, Madalena Cunha
Abstract 227 | View PDF Downloads 106

Patient privacy: a qualitative study on the views and experiences of nurses and patients

Serpil Akgul Yilmaz, Sevilay Senol Celik
Abstract 248 | View PDF Downloads 124

Reviews and Discussion Papers

Considerations when examining the psychometric properties of measurement instruments used in health

Duncan McKechnie, Murray J Fisher
Abstract 363 | View PDF Downloads 106 Supplementary Data Downloads 71

The factors that act as barriers and enablers to the implementation of voluntary assisted dying services in acute care health settings: a systematic mixed studies review and secondary analysis

Jayne Hewitt; Sharon Latimer, Kristen Ranse, Jodie Deakin, Charles Lawson, Laurie Grealish
Abstract 229 | View PDF Downloads 104 Supplementary Data Downloads 72

Validity of the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale for screening pregnant and postpartum adolescents: a systematic review

Fernanda Barassi, Annmarie Grealish
Abstract 236 | View PDF Downloads 106 Supplementary Data Downloads 81
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