Needs of Family Members of Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Bond, A. Elaine; Draeger, Christy Rae Lee; Mandleco, Barbara; Donnelly, Michael
August 2003
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2003, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p63
Academic Journal
Presents a study which determined the needs of families of patients with severe traumatic brain injury in neurosurgical intensive care units. Effectiveness of a structured communication program; Emotional condition of patients' families; Application of needs recognition on the role of nurses in critical care. INSET: Qualitative Research.


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