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dc.contributor.authorKelly, Mary
dc.contributor.authorCrotty, Gerard
dc.contributor.authorPerera, Kanthi
dc.contributor.authorDowling, Maura
dc.date.accessioned2018-12-17T15:09:25Z
dc.date.available2018-12-17T15:09:25Z
dc.date.issued2010-09-16
dc.identifier.citationKelly, Mary, Crotty, Gerard, Perera, Kanthi, & Dowling, Maura. (2011). Evaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: An extended role within a haematology service. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 15(4), 335-338. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejon.2010.09.005en_IE
dc.identifier.issn1532-2122
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10379/14725
dc.description.abstractPurpose: Traditionally, medical personnel have undertaken bone marrow (BM) examination. However, specially trained nurses in advanced practice roles are increasingly undertaking this role. This paper presents the findings from an audit of BM examinations undertaken by an advanced nurse practitioner (ANP) at a regional haematology specialist centre.Methods: The audit evaluated the quality of BM examinations performed by the ANP over the past two years (September 2007 September 2009). Over the two year period, 324 BM examinations were performed at the centre of which 156 (48.1%) were performed by the ANP A random sample of 30 BM examinations undertaken by the ANP were analysed by the consultant haematologist.Results: All 30 BM examinations undertaken by the ANP were sufficient for diagnosis.Conclusions: The ANP is capable and competent to obtain BM samples which are of a sufficient quality to permit diagnosis. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.en_IE
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dc.language.isoenen_IE
dc.publisherElsevieren_IE
dc.relation.ispartofEuropean Journal Of Oncology Nursingen
dc.subjectBone marrow (BM) examinationen_IE
dc.subjectAdvanced nurse practitioner (ANP)en_IE
dc.subjectExpanded roleen_IE
dc.subjectBIOPSYen_IE
dc.titleEvaluation of bone marrow examinations performed by an advanced nurse practitioner: An extended role within a haematology serviceen_IE
dc.typeArticleen_IE
dc.date.updated2018-12-03T21:46:45Z
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.ejon.2010.09.005
dc.local.publishedsourcehttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejon.2010.09.005Geten_IE
dc.description.peer-reviewedpeer-reviewed
dc.internal.rssid1126490
dc.local.contactMaura Dowling, School Of Nursing And Midwifery, Room 415 Aras Moyola, Newcastle Road, Galway. 3833 Email: maura.dowling@nuigalway.ie
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