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Barriers to cardiovascular health in cardiac nurses

Barriers to cardiovascular health in cardiac nurses

Publication date: Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Contributor(s): Emma Donlon

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in Ireland and diminishes quality of life and places a burden on health care services. There is little known about CVD with regard to nurses’ health in Ireland. The overall aim of this study was to assess the lifestyle of cardiac nurses working in an acute setting for the first time in Ireland. These findings may have implications for primary care nurses.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 3, Number 4, BJPCN Online 2018
Contributor(s): Emma Donlon

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