Designing a Comprehensive Model for Critical Care Orientation
- Family matter. Pearce, Lynne // Nursing Standard;11/30/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p22
The article discusses the experiences of senior intensive care nurses who worked as designated relatives' liaison nurses offering unique support to families of critically ill patients at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough, England. The liaison nurses were entirely focused on the...
- 'End-of-life' decision making within intensive care-objective, consistent, defensible? Ravenscroft, Andrew J.; Bell, M. D. Dominic // Journal of Medical Ethics;Dec2000, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p435
Objective--To determine the objectivity, consistency and professional unanimity in the initiation, continuation and withdrawal of life-prolonging procedures in intensive care--to determine methods, time-scale for withdrawal and communication with both staff and relatives--to explore any...
- Coding for critical care: Timing is everything. // ED Management;Nov2008, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p125
The article offers instructions for proper documentation and billing of emergency departments' critical care division.
- From the Editor. Alspach, Grif // Critical Care Nurse;Dec2002 Supplement, Vol. 22, preceding p1
The article discusses the report about managing anemia in critically ill patients and the role played by critical care nurses in their care.
- Briefs. // Australian Nursing Journal;Oct2000, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p35
Presents updates on issues related to critical care nursing in Australia as of October 2000. Observations made by nurses from Flinders University in South Australia; Causes of stress among postgraduate critical care nurses; Emergency services for children with special health care needs.
- INTENSIVE CARE UNITS "WITHOUT WALLS" - CONCEPT "OUTREACH. // CONNECT: The World of Critical Care Nursing;2012, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p12
An abstract of the article "Intensive Care Units Without Walls - Concept Outreach," by Gordana DragoÅ¡ev, Petar MirkoviÄ‡, and Sofija AlijeviÄ‡ is presented.
- Audit Commission calls for improvements to critical care. White, Caroline // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/30/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7218, p1152
Reports on the critical care services in England and Wales. Cost of critical care in England and Wales; Mortality in intensive care units in England and Wales.
- New program puts critical care nurses on the scene. Ventura, Marissa J. // RN;Feb97, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the implementation by the University of Washington of STAT Nurse, a program designed to eliminate the need for patients to go to the ICU by offering nurses on-the-spot critical care support. Description of the program; Advantages to the patients and nurses; Future plans for expansion.
- CUIDADO DE ENFERMAGEM COM PACIENTE NO PRONTO-SOCORRO: EXPECTATIVAS E DESAFIOS PARA O ACADÃŠMICO DE ENFERMAGEM. Pereira, Fabiani Weiss; da Costa, Valdecir Zavarese; de Almeida Hammerschmidt, Karina Silveira // Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;4/1/2010, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p470
Objective: to report the experience with the experience in practical activity of nursing discipline in the adult care in critical life period of the 6th Course of the Federal University of Pampa City Uruguaiana/RS, from the perspective of academic research. Methodology: this is reflective report...