TITLE

Needs of Family Members of Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

AUTHOR(S)
Bond, A. Elaine; Draeger, Christy Rae Lee; Mandleco, Barbara; Donnelly, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2003, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
10332448

 

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