TITLE

LESSONS IN HOW TO GET THE BEST FROM A METHODICAL ASSESSMENT

AUTHOR(S)
O'Brien, Shevalyn
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;1/17/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the experience of the author when observing a staff nurse having an assessment on patients in the private ward of a hospital. According to the author, the way the staff nurse conducted an assessment made her realized the many mistakes she had committed when she had made a visitation herself. According to her the assessment is ought to be done methodically so as to establish rapport with the patient. She finds the experience memorable since she learned many things from it.
ACCESSION #
23900179

 

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