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A Tai Chi exercise programme improved exercise behaviour and reduced blood pressure in outpatients with hypertension

Journal Article
Lo, H., Yeh, C., Chang, S., Sung, H., & Smith, G. D. (2012)
A Tai Chi exercise programme improved exercise behaviour and reduced blood pressure in outpatients with hypertension. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 18, 545-551. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijn.12006
This two‐group pretest and posttest quasi‐experimental study aimed to evaluate the effects of a Tai Chi exercise programme on exercise behaviour and blood pressure (BP) in out...

The use of aloe vera in ulcerative colitis

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2012)
The use of aloe vera in ulcerative colitis. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 10(6), 11-12. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2012.10.6.11

Assessment of health related quality of life (HRQoL) in irritable bowel syndrome

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2012)
Assessment of health related quality of life (HRQoL) in irritable bowel syndrome. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 10(5), 31-35. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2012.10.5.31
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common gastrointestinal disorders, classically involving symptoms of abdominal pain, distension and altered bowel function. H...

Dyspepsia and non-invasive testing for Helicobacter pylori

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2012)
Dyspepsia and non-invasive testing for Helicobacter pylori. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 10(4), 17-18. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2012.10.4.17
No abstract available.

Nurses’ beliefs, experiences and practice regarding complementary and alternative medicine in Taiwan

Journal Article
Smith, G. D., & Wu, S. (2012)
Nurses’ beliefs, experiences and practice regarding complementary and alternative medicine in Taiwan. Journal of clinical nursing, 21(17-18), 2659-2667. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.04008.x
Aim. To gain an insight into this issue, this study used a qualitative approach and aims to explore and describe nurses’ beliefs, experiences and practice regarding complement...

Diagnosis and assessment of irritable bowel syndrome: current perspectives

Journal Article
D Smith, G. (2012)
Diagnosis and assessment of irritable bowel syndrome: current perspectives. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 10(2), 39-44. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2012.10.2.39
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a long-term functional bowel condition; it is the most commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal (GI) condition in clinical practice. However, it r...

Dietary fibre in the management of gastrointestinal symptoms

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2012)
Dietary fibre in the management of gastrointestinal symptoms. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 10(2), 17-18. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2012.10.2.17
Dietary fibre in the management of gastrointestinal symptoms.

Editorial: consensus on CAM methods for nursing research?

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2012)
Editorial: consensus on CAM methods for nursing research?. Journal of clinical nursing, 21(5-6), 599-600. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2702.2011.03982.x

Herbal medication in the management of non-ulcer dyspepsia

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2011)
Herbal medication in the management of non-ulcer dyspepsia. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 9(10), 15-16. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2011.9.10.15
Although not considered part of mainstream medicine, it is estimated that over half of patients with gastrointestinal symptoms have used some form of complementary or alternat...

Peppermint oil in gastrointestinal medicine

Journal Article
Smith, G. D. (2011)
Peppermint oil in gastrointestinal medicine. Gastrointestinal Nursing, 9(8), 13-14. https://doi.org/10.12968/gasn.2011.9.8.13
Herbal remedies, such as peppermint oil, are increasingly being used to treat gastrointestinal symptoms „ Gastrointestinal nurses should be aware of the safety issues of herba...

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