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Articles about the Alberta Context Tool | Studies using the Alberta Context Tool

Articles about the Alberta Context Tool


Squires, J.E., Hayduk, L., Hutchinson, A.M., Mallick, R., Norton, P.G., Cummings, G.G., Estabrooks, C.A. (2015). Reliability and Validity of the Alberta Context Tool (ACT) with Professional Nurses: Findings from a Multi-Study Analysis. PLoS One, 10(6): e0127405. Open access


Hoben, M., Bär, M., Mahler, C., Berger, S., Squires, J.E., Estabrooks, C.A., Kruse, A., Behrens, J. (2014). Linguistic validation of the Alberta Context Tool and two measures of research use, for German residential long term care. BMC Research Notes, 7:67. Open access


Hoben M, Mahler C, Bär M, Berger S, Squires J, Estabrooks C, Behrens J. (2013). German translation of the Alberta context tool and two measures of research use: methods, challenges and lessons learned. BMC Health Services Research, 13:478. Open access


Eldh A, Ehrenberg A, Squires J, Estabrooks C, Wallin L. (2013). Translating and testing the Alberta Context Tool for use among nurses in Swedish elder care. BMC Health Services Research, 13:68. Open access


Mallidou, A. A., Cummings, G. G., Ginsburg, L. R., Chuang, Y. T., Kang, S., Norton, P. G., Estabrooks, C.A. (2011). Staff, space, and time as dimensions of organizational slack: A psychometric assessment. Health Care Management Review, 36(3), 252-264.


Estabrooks, C.A., Squires, J.E., Hutchinson, A.M., Scott, S., Cummings, G.C., Kang, S.H., Midodzi, W., Stevens, B. (2011). Assessment of variation in the Alberta Context Tool: The contribution of unit level contextual factors and practice specialty in Canadian pediatric acute care settings. BMC Health Services Research, 11:251. Open access


Estabrooks, C.A., Squires, J.E., Hayduk, L.A., Cummings, G.G., Norton, P.G. (2011). Advancing the argument for validity of the Alberta Context Tool with healthcare aides in residential long-term care. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11:107. Open access


Estabrooks, C.A., Squires, J.E., Cummings, G.G., Birdsell, J.M., Norton, P.G. (2009). Development and assessment of the Alberta Context ToolBMC Health Services Research, 9:234. Open access



Studies and publications using the Alberta Context Tool

Eldh, A.C., Olai, L., Jönsson, B., Wallin, L., Denti, L., Elf, M. (2017). Supporting first-line managers in implementing oral care guidelines in nursing homesNordic Journal of Nursing Research.


Slaughter, S. E., Wagg, A. S., Jones, C. A., Schopflocher, D., Ickert, C., Bampton, E., et al. (2015). Mobility of vulnerable elders study: Effect of the sit-to-stand activity on mobility, function, and quality of lifeJournal of the American Medical Directors Association, 16(2), 138-143.


Förberg, U., Wallin, L., Johansson, E., Ygge, B. M., Backheden, M., & Ehrenberg, A. (2014). Relationship Between Work Context and Adherence to a Clinical Practice Guideline for Peripheral Venous Catheters Among Registered Nurses in Pediatric CareWorldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 11(4), 227-239.


Slaughter, S. E., & Estabrooks, C. A. (2013). Optimizing the mobility of residents with dementia: A pilot study promoting healthcare aide uptake of a simple mobility innovation in diverse nursing home settingsBMC Geriatrics, 13:110. Open access


Russell-Babin, K. A., & Miley, H. (2013). Implementing the best available evidence in early delirium identification in elderly hip surgery patientsInternational Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 11(1), 39-45.


Kitson, A. L., Schultz, T. J., Long, L., Shanks, A., Wiechula, R., Chapman, I., et al. (2013). The prevention and reduction of weight loss in an acute tertiary care setting: Protocol for a pragmatic stepped wedge randomised cluster trial (the PRoWL project)BMC Health Services Research, 13:299. Open access


Seers, K., Cox, K., Crichton, N. J., Edwards, R. T., Eldh, A. C., Estabrooks, C. A., et al. (2012). FIRE (facilitating implementation of research evidence): A study protocolImplementation Science, 7:25. Open access


Scott, S. D., Grimshaw, J., Klassen, T. P., Nettel-Aguirre, A., & Johnson, D. W. (2011). Understanding implementation processes of clinical pathways and clinical practice guidelines in pediatric contexts: A study protocolImplementation Science, 6:133. Open access


Cummings, G. G., Hutchinson, A. M., Scott, S. D., Norton, P. G., & Estabrooks, C. A. (2010). The relationship between characteristics of context and research utilization in a pediatric settingBMC Health Services Research, 10:168. Open access


Schultz, T. J., & Kitson, A. L. (2010). Measuring the context of care in an Australian acute care hospital: A nurse surveyImplementation Science, 5:60. Open access