Established in 1980, the School of Nursing and Midwifery in Pakistan has the honour of being the founding academic entity of the University and a benchmark for nursing education in Pakistan. ​The school is committed to excellence in the fields of education, practice, research and administration. The school caters to students from all over Pakistan as well as from East Africa, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Syria and Egypt.

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Publications from 2011

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Knowledge and practice gaps among pediatric nurses at a tertiary care hospital Karachi Pakistan, Rozina Roshan Essani and Tazeen S. Ali

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Disclosure of Medical error, Kiran Shaikh and Sharifa Bashir Lalani

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The association between parity, infant gender, higher level of paternal education and preterm birth in Pakistan: a cohort study, Kiran Shaikh, Shahirose Sadrudin Premji, Marianne S. Rose, Ambreen Kazi, Shaneela Khowaja, and Suzanne Tough

Publications from 2010

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Prevention of delay in the patient discharge process: an emphasis on nurses' role., Shahina Sabza Ali Pirani

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A survey comparing the attitudes toward perinatal bereavement care of nurses from three Asian cities, Moon Fai Chan, Feng-lan Lou, and David Arthur

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Clinical trials: the challenge of recruitment and retention of participants., Raisa B Gul and Parveen A Ali

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Enhancement of critical thinking in curriculum design and delivery: A randomized controlled trial for educators, Raisa Gul, Shanaz Cassum, Azra Ahmad, Shehla Khan, Tanveer Saeed, and Yasmin Parpio

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The influence of psychosocial factors on academic performance of adolescents: a quality assurance project, S. A. Gulzar, Tazeen Saeed Ali, Amina Aijaz, and Neesha Hussain

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Promoting motivation towards community health care: A qualitative study from nurses in Pakistan, S. A. Gulzar, Muhammad Shahid Shamim, and Ali Khan Khuwaja

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Testing a community derived intervention to promote women’s health: preliminary results of a 3-arm randomized controlled trial in Karachi, Pakistan, Saima Hirani, Rozina Karmaliani, Judith McFarlane, Nargis Asad, Farhana Madhani, and Shireen Shehzad

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Development of an economic skill building intervention to promote women's safety and child development in Karachi, Pakistan., Saima Shams Hirani, Rozina Karmaliani, Judith McFarlane, Nargis Asad, Farhana Madhani, Shireen Shehzad, and Nazbano Ahmed Ali

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Aluminium Phosphide Poisoning: A case report, Shela Akbar Ali Hirani and Arshalooz Rahman

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Critical illness myopathy, Salima Moez Meherali, Yasmin Parpio, and Tazeen Ali

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Sexual harassment at work place: are you safe?, Anila Naveed, Ambreen tharani, and Nasreen Alwani

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An International Survey on Advanced Practice Nursing Education, Practice, and Regulation, Joyce Pulcini, Monika Jelic, Raisa B. Gul, and Alice Yuen Loke

Publications from 2009

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Experience of partner's violence among married women in a squatter settlement of Karachi, Pakistan, Tazeen S. Ali, Neelofar Sami, and Ali Khawaja

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Strengths and challenges of the first prelicensure baccalaureate of science in nursing program in Pakistan., Raisa B. Gul, Pauline Paul, and Joanne K Olson

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Child labour: a public health issue, S. A. Gulzar, Samina Vertejee, and Laila Pirani

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Mothers‘ employment and breastfeeding continuation: Global and Pakistani perspectivesfrom the literature, Shela Akbar Ali Hirani and Shahirose Sadrudin Premji

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Applying community-based participatory research methods to improve maternal and child health in Karachi, Pakistan., Rozina Karmaliani, Judith McFarlane, Nargis Asad, Farhana Madhani, Saima Hirani, Shireen Shehzad, and Anita Zaidi

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Domestic violence among Pakistani women: an insight into literature, Azmat J. Khan, Tazeen S. Ali, and Ali K. Khuwaja

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Postpartum depression in Asian cultures: a literature review, PiyaneeK Klainin and David Arthur

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Nurses attitudes towards perinatal bereavement care, Chan Moon Fai and David Arthur

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Evaluation of laparoscopic appendectomy vs. open appendectomy: a retrospective study at Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan, Yasmin Vellani, Shaheena Bhatti, Ghina Shamsi, Yasmin Parpio, and Tazeen Saeed Ali

Publications from 2008

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Admission criteria and subsequent academic performance of general nursing diploma students, Parveen Azam Ali

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The validity and reliability of four measures of gambling behaviour in a sample of Singapore University students, David Arthur, Wai Leng Tong, Chia Pei Chen, Ai Yun Hing, Miharu Sagara- Rosemeyer, Ee Heok Kua, and Jeanette Ignacio

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Investigating factors associate to nurses’ attitudes towards perinatal bereavement care, Moon Fai Chan, Feng-lan Lou, David Arthur, Feng-lin Cao, Lai Har Wu, Ping Li, Miharu Sagara- Rosemeyer, Loretta Yuet Foon Chung, and Li Lui

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Displaced and dispossessed: Caring for the world’s refugees, Shela Akbar Ali Hirani

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Safety issues in Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Pakistan, Carole Kenner and Shela Akbar Ali Hirani

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Effects of a self-help pack on patients with myocardiial infarction, GAO Li, LI Zheng, David Arthur, and David Thompson

The Singapore Summit: integrating the 10 essential shared capabilities into an international research and clinical framework for mental health - the international standing conference for capability development for mental health, D. Nicholls, T. Butterworth, S. Owen, I. McGonagle, I. Baguley, S. Potter, A. Alexande, S. Forrest, David Arthur, A. O'Brien, and G. Stuart

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The need for health promotion and early intervention services for higher education students in Singapore, Anthony Paul O' Brien, Ma Aye Aye Cho, Ann-Marie Lew, Debra Creedy, Roger Ho, Moon Fai Chan, and David Arthur

Publications from 2007

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Prevalence of and reasons for domestic violence among women from low socioeconomic communities of Karachi, Tazeen S. Ali and Gavino I. Bustamante

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Strategies and recommendations for prevention and control of domestic violence against women in Pakistan, Tazeen S. Ali and N Khan

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Adoption practices among couples with secondary infertility in Karachi: a triangulation study design, Tazeen S. Ali and Neelofar Sami

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Are unhygienic practices during the menstrual, partum and postpartum periods risk factors for secondary infertility?, Tazeen S. Ali, Neelofar Sami, and Ali Khan Khuwaja

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A view of the English mental health nursing review from the South East Asian Pacific Rim, David Arthur

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Reflections on nursing, David Arthur

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Towards an excellent health care system: Singapore nursing poised with 2020 vision, David Arthur

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The professional self-concept of nurses: a review of the literature from 1992-2006, David Arthur and J. Randle

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Prevalence and factors associated with postpartum vaginal infection in the Khyber agency federally administered tribal areas, Pakistan, Nasreen Ghani, Rafat Jan Rukanuddin, and Tazeen S. Ali

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Midwifery education and maternal and neonatal health issues: challenges in Pakistan, Rafat Jan Rukanuddin, Tazeen S. Ali, and Beth McManis

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Computerized mental health assessment in integrative health clinics: a cross-sectional study using structured interview, Sau Fong Leung, Peter French, Caroline Chui, and David Arthur

Reducing medication errors : development of a new model of drug administration for enhancing safe nursing practice, SF Leung, SYC Chong, and David Arthur

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Computerised cognitive behavioural therapy (CCBT) in Singapore--a nursing anti-depression mental health promotion initiative, AP O'Brien and David Arthur

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From diploma to baccalaureate, Singapore nursing in transition, perspectives from the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies (ALCNS) at the National University of Singapore (NUS), AP O'Brien and David Arthur

Publications from 2006

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Understanding of puberty and related health problems among female adolescents in Karachi, Pakistan, Tazeen S. Ali, Parveen Azam Ali, Humaira Waheed, and Azam Ali Memon

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Evaluation of a cancer awareness campaign: experience with a selected population in Karachi, Tazeen S. Ali and Sanah Baig

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Frequency and determinants of vaginal infection in postpartum period: a cross sectional survey from low socioeconomic settlements, Karachi, Pakistan, Tazeen S. Ali, Fariyal F. Fikree, Mohammad H. Rahbar, and Sadia Mahmud

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Hygiene practices during menstruation and its relationship with income and education of women in Hyderabad, Pakistan, Tazeen S. Ali, Rozina Karmaliani, Abdul Salam, Rozina Ladak, Harris Nancy, Elizabeth McClure, and Robert L Goldenberg

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A primary health care curriculum in action: the lived experience of primary health care nurses in a school of nursing in the Philippines: a phenomenological study, David Arthur, John Drury, Maria TeresitaSy -Sinda, Ramonit Nakao, Arsenia Lopez, Grace Gloria, Rowena Turtal, and Evelyn Luna

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Evaluation of efficacy of self breast examination for breast cancer prevention: a cost effective screening tool, Sanah Baig and Tazeen S. Ali

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Concept mapping: A strategy for teaching and evaluation in nursing education, Raisa B. Gul and Jeanette A. Boman

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An education intervention for families of people with schizophrenia in China: development and evaluation, Z Li and David Arthur

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Development of standardized midwifery nursing reproductive health data set (MN-RHDs) for Pakistan., Rafat Jan Rukanuddin

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Health seeking behavior of couples with secondary infertility, Neelofar Sami and Tazeen S. Ali

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A self-help pack for post-myocardial infarction patients in China, David R. Thompson and David Arthur

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The effect of a brief intervention for problem drinkers in Beijing general hospital: a randomized controlled trial, Li Zuo, David Arthur, WU Xinjuan, GAO Fengli, MA Yufen, Song Shumei, and Kang Xiaofeng

Publications from 2005

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Drinking across China: lessons from a complex culture, David Arthur

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Newborn care practices in low socioeconomic settlements of Karachi, Pakistan, Fariyal F. Fikree, Tazeen S. Ali, Jill M. Durocher, and Mohammad Hossein Rahbar

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The validity and reliability of the World Health Organization mental disorders checklist for use in a telehealth clinic in Hong Kong, Sau Fong Leung, Caroline Chui, David Arthur, Peter French, Alice Lai, Wai Man Lee, and Daniel Wong

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Stress in women with postpartum depression: a phenomenological study, Sharron Leung, David Arthur, and Ian Martinson

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Postpartum depression and related psychosocial variables in Hong Kong Chinese women: findings from a prospective study, Sharron S.K Leung, Ida M. Martinson, and David Arthur

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Perceived stress and support of the Chinese postpartum ritual "doing the month", SK Leung, David Arthur, and IM Martinson

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A controlled trial of family education for people with schizophrenia in Beijing, China, Z Li and David Arthur

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A study of three measures of expressed emotion in a sample of Chinese families of a person with schizophrenia, Z Li and David Arthur

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An exploration of the caring attributes and perceptions of work place change among gerontological nursing staff in England, Scotland and China (Hong Kong), Irene Schofield, Debbie Tolson, David Arthur, Sue Davies, and Mike Nolan

Publications from 2004

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A profile of the caring attributes of Hong Kong and Thailand psychiatric nurses, David Arthur, Colin Chong, Darunee Rujkorakarn, Doris Wong, and Nasira Wongpanarak

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Health service utilization for perceived postpartum morbidity among poor women living in Karachi, Fariyal F. Fikree, Tazeen S. Ali, Jill M. Durocher, and Mohammad H. Rahbar

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Implication of internet growth on enhancing health of disadvantaged groups in China: a global perspective, Claudia K.Y. Lai, David Arthur, and Wing W.H. Chau

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Clients and facilitators experiences of participating in a Hong Kong self-help group for people recovering from mental illness, Judy Leung and David Arthur

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The development of a lifestyle instrument for measuring health-related behaviours of Chinese in Hong Kong, SF Leung and David Arthur

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A national survey of New Zealand registered nurses caring attributes, professional self concept and technological influences, A O'Brien, David Arthur, M Woods, and P Watson

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Developing nursing leaders through graduate education in Pakistan, Michele J. Upvall, Rozina Karmaliani, Farida Pirani, Raisa B. Gul, and Farida Khalid

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The effect of nurse initiated patient/family education strategy on people with schizophrenia in Beijing, Li Zheng, David Arthur, and Wang Zhiying

Publications from 2003

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Wandering behaviour in people with dementia, Claudia K.Y. Lai and David Arthur

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What factors influence Hong Kong school students in their choice of a career in nursing?, W. Law and David Arthur

Publications from 2002

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The validity and reliability of the measurement of the concept ‘expressed emotion’ in the family members and nurses of Hong Kong patients with schizophrenia, David Arthur

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Relationship between technological influences and caring attributes of Korean nurses, Choon Hee Noh, David Arthur, and Kyeong Yae Sohng

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Behind the mud walls: the role and practice of lady health visitors in Pakistan., Michele J. Upvall, Shamim Sochael, and Antionette Gonsalves

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The reliability and validity of measurement of expressed emotion in family members with schizophrenia, Li Zuo, David Arthur, WANG Zhiying, Bai Ru, Wang Feng, Sun Lijuan, and Chen Liying

Publications from 2001

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The effects of the problem based alcohol early intervention education package on the knowledge and attitudes of students of nursing, David Arthur

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The effect of technology on the caring attributes of an international sample of nurses, David Arthur, S Pang, and T Wong

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Nursing competencies: personal characteristics contributing to effective nursing performance, Zhi-xue Zhang, Weety Luk, David Arthur, and Thomas Wong

Publications from 2000

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Incidental prostate cancer: the importance of complete prostatic removal at cystoprostatectomy for bladder cancer, F. Abbas, S. R. Biyabani, and Shahid Pervez

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The effects of the learning by proposing to do approach on Hong Kong nursing students research orientation, attitude toward research, knowledge, and research skill, David Arthur and Frances Kam Yuet Wong

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The alcohol use disorders identification test (AUDIT): validation of an instrument for enhancing nursing practice in Hong Kong, Sau Fong Leung and David Arthur

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Drawing a qualitative distinction of caring practices in a professional context: the case of chinese nursing, Samantha M.C. Pang, David Arthur, and Thomas K.S Wong

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Hong Kong patients experiences of intensive care after surgery: nurses and patients views, Frandia Y.K. Wong and David Arthur

Publications from 1999

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Assessing nursing students' basic communication and interviewing skills: the development and testing of a rating scale, David Arthur

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Therapeutic communication strategies used by Hong Kong mental health nurses with their chinese clients, David Arthur, Chan, Fung, Wong, and Yeung

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The prevalence of problem drinking and other health-related behaviours in a sample of Hong Kong general hospital patients, David Arthur, SF Leung, KL Fok, and T Lee

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Caring attributes, professional self concept and technological influences in a sample of registered nurses in eleven countries, David Arthur, S Pang, T Wong, M.F Alexander, J Drury, H Eastwood, I Johansson, K Jooste, M Naude, C.H Noh, AO' 'Brien, K.Y Sohng, G.R Stevenson, M.TSy- Sinda, S Thorne, DVan der Wa, and S Xiao

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A report of the development of a Chinese and British education initiative, P Burnard, David Arthur, and Z Wang

Publications from 1998

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Alcohol related problems: a critical review of the literature and directions in nursing education, David Arthur

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Caring in context: caring practices in a sample of Hong Kong nurses, David Arthur, Samantha Pang, and Thomas Wong

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Professional self-concept of nurses: a comparative study of four strata of nursing students in a Canadian university, David Arthur and Sally Thorne

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The professional self concept of Korean hospital nurses, David Arthur, Kyeong YaeSohng, Choon HeeNoh, and Susie Kim

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Process consent: a model for enhancing informed consent in mental health nursing, Kim J. Usher and David Arthur

Publications from 1997

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Alcohol early intervention: a nursing model for screening and intervention strategies, David Arthur