School of Nursing


ZHU Yuan

Professor of nursing

Tel: +86 13004189085

Research areas: clinical psychological care,cardiothoracic care,oncology care,rehabilitation care


  • ZHU Yuan, postgraduate supervisor of Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Nursing, director nurse of Shanghai Chest Hospital. She has a double bachelor's degree, obtained her BSN in School of Nursing from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and bachelor of Public Utilities Management from The Shanghai Jiaotong University. Then she obtained her MSc(Nursing) from Fudan University School of Medicine in 2006. Her research interests focused on clinical psychological care, cardiothoracic care, oncology care, and rehabilitation care. She has engaged in related work for more than 35 years.

  • In nursing research, she has published more than 40 papers as the first author and the corresponding author. In 2015, ZHU Yuan participated in the compilation of the respiratory system chapter in the Nursing Series Textbook of medical colleges and universities in China. In recent years, she has undertaken five scientific research projects as the first person in charge, hosted a number of national continuing education projects, and actively participate in various nursing conferences at home and abroad. The paper “Music combined with imaginative therapy supported esophageal cancer patients during the Postoperative fasting period” was selected as a poster presentation at the 2019 Singapore International Council of Nurses Conference. The paper “Sentiment Analysis of Weibo Comments on Nursing in China During the COVID-19 Pandemic Based on BERT-RNN” was selected as a poster presentation at the 2021 International Council of Nurses Conference.

  • Zhu Yuan is a national second-level psychological counselor with qualifications in group counseling, behavior therapy, and music therapy. She is a member of the Chinese Psychological Society, vice chairman of the mental health professional committee of the Council of Shanghai Nursing Society, a member of the Shanghai Psychological Society, and a member of the Shanghai Association of Integrative Medicine. In 2006, she was responsible for establishing the mental health studio of Shanghai Chest Hospital, providing psychological consultation, music therapy, relaxation training, and health education for inpatients. And responsible for carrying out mental health training at all levels in the hospital every year, and organizing a monthly mental health salon for new nurses.

  • Zhu Yuan has been a professional postgraduate supervisor at Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Nursing since 2016. So far, three full-time nursing master's students have been trained, one continues to study for a Ph.D., one participated in the poster presentation at the 2021 International Council of Nurses Conference, and one participated in and spoke at the weiming young nursing scholars international forum, and one master's student is currently studying. At the same time, she participated in the undergraduate course teaching and thesis guidance. In terms of social service, she is also the vice-chairman of the Thinking and Research Society of the Shanghai Nursing Association. She also undertakes the nursing project supervision of Nanhui Central Hospital in Pudong District, Shanghai; undertakes the teaching of respiratory medicine nursing and cardiothoracic surgery nursing courses at Shanghai Donghai Vocational and Technical College of Nursing, etc.

Selected Publications

  • Qian JY, Zhu Y, Zhang Q, Luo YQ, Zeng SY, Liu C. Application of based on AS-NZS4360 risk management standard in pa-tients with esophageal cancer with enteral-intestinal nutrition tube[J]. China Medical Herald, 2022, 19(5):179-183.

  • Qian JY, Zhu Y. Application effect of targeted nursing in reducing the infection rate of patients with esophageal cancer by long-term nasal feeding[J]. China Medical Herald, 2021, 18(25):190-192,196.

  • Liu C, Zeng SY, Zhu Y, et al.  Effects of Benson Relaxation Response on Sleep Quality among Esophageal Cancer Patients Undergoing Chemoradiotherapy [J].Nursing Journal of Chinese People's Liberation Army, 2021, 38(9):3.

  • Han FF, Dong Y, Zhu Y, Han CY. Effect of Huangbai Honghua Powder in preventing antitumor drug-related phlebitis[J]. Journal of Clinical Medicine in Practice, 2021, 25(13):102-105.

  • Xu J, Zhu Y, Shen L, Chen JJ. Application of whole-process home management based on WeChat in patients with coronary heart disease after stenting[J]. Journal of Clinical Medicine in Practice, 2021, 25(15):37-42.

  • Chen JJ, Zhu Y, Shen L. Influence of family nursing intervention based on timing theory on quality of life in patients with acute myocardial infarction[J]. Journal of Clinical Medicine in Practice, 2021,25(11):101-105.

  • Zeng SY, Zhu Y, Qian JY, et al. Development of evidence-based practice plan for perioperative nutritional nursing of patients with esophageal cancer[J]. Chinese Nursing Research, 2020, 34(18):3204-3209.

  • Zeng SY, Zhu Y. Application of Kolb's experiential learning theory in nursing education:a literature review[J]. Journal of Nursing Science, 2019, 34(24):95-98.

  • Song YY, Zeng SY, Zhu Y. A qualitative study on rehabilitation experience among discharged patients after esophageal cancer surgery[J].

  • Chinese Nursing Management, 2019, 19(8):1204-1207.

  • Song YY, Ding C, Zeng SY, Zhu Yuan. Research progress on symptom clusters interventions in patients after oesophagectomy[J]. Chinese Nursing Management, 2019, 19(1):138-141.

  • Y Q, Zhu Y, P X. Nursing care of patients undergoing percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation[J]. Chinese Journal of Nursing, 2019, 54(9):1394-1396.

  • Song YY, Zhu Y, Ding C. Three cases of primary esophageal malignant melanoma[J].

  • Chinese Journal of Clinical Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2019, 26(2):192-194.

  • ZHU Y, LIU XX, ZHU S, et al. Effect of individual music therapy on lung cancer patients with postoperative chemotherapy[J]. Shanghai Nursing, 2018, 18(3):31-33.

  • Zeng SY, Song YY, ZHU Y. Research progress on symptom assessment tools for esophageal dysphagia[J]. Nursing Journal of Chinese People's Liberation Army, 2018, 35(23):37-41,46.

  • CHEN H, LIU XX, CHEN KY, ZHU Y, et al. Clinical effect of self-efficacy intervention on quality of life in patients with lung cancer chemotherapy[J]. Oncology Progress, 2018, 16(5):663-666.

  • Han CY, Zhu Y. Effect of Huoxiangzhengqi pill combined with moxibustion on functional diarrhea in postoperative patients[J]. Chinese Journal of Thoracic Surgery (Electronic Edition), 2017, 4(2):92-95.