Strategies to Optimize Outcomes

Rosborough, Donna
October 2006
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2006, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p24
Academic Journal
The article discusses critical care nursing strategies to optimize outcomes in cardiac surgery involving elderly patients. Careful handling of the heart during all aspects of cardiac surgery is essential in elderly patients. Outcome measurements after cardiac surgery include length of stay, morbidity, mortality and patients' satisfaction.


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