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Swee Leong Ong
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin
Cross-sectional studyNursingPublic hospitalNeonatal intensive care unitMedicine
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#1Amir Bahram Kashiani (UPM: Universiti Putra Malaysia)
#2Soh Kim Geok (UPM: Universiti Putra Malaysia)H-Index: 4
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Several studies have shown a positive association between variable resistance training and improvement of muscular performance. However, the effect of variable resistance training to improve body composition in untrained individuals remains unclear. The objective of this research was to examine the comparison of 12 weeks combined weight and chain versus combined weight and elastic band variable resistance training on body composition among untrained male adults. Fifty healthy untrained males (ag...
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#1Amir Bahram Kashiani (UPM: Universiti Putra Malaysia)
#2Soh Kim Geok (UPM: Universiti Putra Malaysia)H-Index: 4
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Several studies have shown a positive association between variable resistance training and improvement of muscular performance. However, the most effective type of variable resistance training to improve muscular performance (such as; strength and endurance) in untrained individuals remains unclear. The objective of this research was to examine the effects of 12 weeks combined weight and chain versus combined weight and elastic band variable resistance training on muscular strength and endurance...
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#1Swee Leong Ong (UniSZA: Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin)H-Index: 2
Last. Emni Omar Daw HussinH-Index: 2
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#1Swee Leong Ong (UniSZA: Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin)H-Index: 2
#2Khatijah Lim Abdullah (UA: Airlangga University)H-Index: 13
Last. Salimah Japar (UPM: Universiti Putra Malaysia)H-Index: 3
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Objective: This study aims to determine maternal stress and anxiety as perceived by mothers whose premature infants were admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and to identify maternal stress and its relationship with maternal and infant characteristics and anxiety.Background: Vulnerable premature infants commonly require special care in the NICUs. In most cases, prolonged hospitalization results in stress and anxiety for the mothers.Methods: A non-probability convenience survey was...
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#1Swee Leong Ong (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 2
#2Khatijah Lim Abdullah (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 13
Last. Emni Omar Daw Hussin (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 2
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Aims and objectives To investigate the effectiveness of a structured nursing intervention program on maternal stress and NICU‐related maternal ability after the admission of premature infants to a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Background Mothers of premature infants may face stress having premature infants, and their infants may be admitted to the NICU for a few weeks or months. The mothers’ experience of stress would be worse if they have low knowledge and poor NICU‐related maternal abil...
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The aims of this study are to assess the physical activity level and health-promoting lifestyle among diploma nursing students in Malaysia. Besides, this study also aims to compare whether there were significant differences in term of the physical activity level and health-promoting lifestyle between urban and rural diploma nursing students. This study involved 123 diploma nursing students who currently pursuing the diploma degrees in the two local government institutions. The YAMAX Digi-Walker ...
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Nosocomial infections (NIs) is an infection acquired in the hospital and becomes evident 48 hours after admission to the hospital. It continues to be a major problem affecting patient safety and quality of care in Intensive Care Unit (ICU). One of the most pertinent factors leading to NIs is nursing workload. The aim of the study is to determine nursing workload on NIs rate in the ICU, Hospital Serdang. A retrospective cross sectional study was used. Data were collected from NIs surveillance, st...
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Parents’ perception of their children’s weight and fat percentage may play an important role in developing and maintaining healthy lifestyle. This study was conducted to determine the perceptions of parents of first-grade students in a Malaysian urban school setting regarding their children’s weight and body fat percent. A descriptive statistic was used in the study. A number of 197 first-grade students participated in this study. The students’ anthropometric data, such as weight, body mass inde...
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#1Daphne S K Lee (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 1
#2Khatijah Lim Abdullah (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 13
Last. Swee Leong Ong (UM: University of Malaya)H-Index: 2
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Aims and objectives To explore whether there is a correlation between critical thinking ability and clinical decision‐making among nurses. Background Critical thinking is currently considered as an essential component of nurses’ professional judgement and clinical decision‐making. If confirmed, nursing curricula may be revised emphasising on critical thinking with the expectation to improve clinical decision‐making and thus better health care. Design Integrated literature review. Methods The int...
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#1Kim Lam SohH-Index: 5
#2Salimah JaparH-Index: 3
Last. Kim Geok SohH-Index: 7
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Pain, a common symptom for patients in medical wards, can be relieved by effective pain management, with nurses playing a vital role in this regard. A study was undertaken to determine the knowledge of nurses on pain management and to examine the factors that influence their acquisition of such knowledge. A total of 143 medical ward nurses (representing 60% response) in a government referral hospital in Malaysia participated in the study. Data from this study derived from a set of questionnaires...
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