TITLE

Developing an Organizing System to Provide Timely Access of Narcotics for Pain Management and Patient Safety

AUTHOR(S)
A., Adams
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2008, Vol. 28 Issue 2, pe5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Developing an Organizing System to Provide Timely Access of Narcotics for Pain Management and Patient Safety," by A. Adams is presented.
ACCESSION #
31609346

 

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