- Raising Professional Presence Through Team Leadership in the Critical Care Setting. Marshall, S. Gregory // Respiratory Care;Mar2015, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p471
An introduction to journal is presented in which the editor discusses interdisciplinary rounds led by respiratory therapists (RTs) in the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) to monitor patient and communicate patient care goals.
- Send round for the pharmacist. Mindel, Sharon A. // Drug Topics;9/26/2005, Vol. 149 Issue 18, pHSE4
This article examines the implementation of a clinical pharmacy rounding in intensive care units (ICU) in the health system of Virtua Health (VH), the largest nonprofit healthcare provider in southern New Jersey. VH is made up of four community hospitals. It was agreed that each of the four...
- The detection of delirium in the ICU: An important aspect of care. Harroche, Jonathan; St-Louis, Lyne; Gagnon, Martine // Journal of Nursing Education & Practice;Sep2014, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p135
Background: Up to 80% of mechanically ventilated ICU patients develop delirium. Unfortunately, delirium is underestimated and thus, under-recognized by health careâ€™s providers. The use of a delirium screening tool has been proven efficient to promptly recognize patients suffering of...
- Extending the ABCDE Bundle to the Post-Intensive Care Unit Setting. Balas, Michele; Buckingham, Rose; Braley, Tami; Saldi, Sarah; Vasilevskis, Eduard E. // Journal of Gerontological Nursing;Aug2013, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p39
A recently proposed interprofessional, evidence-based, multicomponent approach to mitigating the effects of intensive care unit (ICU)-acquired delirium and weakness has the potential to radically transform the way care is delivered to older adults requiring sedation, mechanical ventilation, or...
- Uni- and Interdisciplinary Effects on Round and Handover Content in Intensive Care Units. Miller, Anne; Scheinkestel, Carlos; Limpus, Anthony; Joseph, Michele; Karnik, Amod; Venkatesh, Bala // Human Factors;Jun2009, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p339
Objective: The aim of this study was to explore differences in the verbal content of handovers and rounds conducted in uni- and interdisciplinary social contexts. We expected higher proportions of goals to be articulated during interdisciplinary rounds. Background: Lack of explanatory...
- Nightshift (Motion picture). Kemp, Philip // Sight & Sound;Feb2002, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p55
Reviews the motion picture 'Nightshift.'
- An interdisciplinary approach for renal transplant recipients with severe pneumonia: a single ICU experience. Tu, Guo-wei; Ju, Min-jie; Zheng, Yi-jun; Zhu, Du-ming; Xu, Ming; Rong, Rui-ming; Zhu, Tong-yu; Luo, Zhe // Intensive Care Medicine;Jun2014, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p914
A letter to the editor about an interdisciplinary approach for renal transplant recipients with severe pneumonia in an intensive care unit (ICU) is presented.
- TAKE FORTY WINKS. Silva-Costa, Aline // Nursing Standard;11/14/2012, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p69
Night-shift staff benefit from restorative naps at work but only if they moderate the number of chores they do when they get home. Aline Silva-Costa explains.
- International Cultural University (ICU). Agnihotri, Newal K. // Presidents & Prime Ministers;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p38
Provides information on the International Cultural University (ICU). Mission and objective of ICU; Benefits of the establishment of ICU in light of the globalization; Role of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in the creation of ICU.
- Nurses' Perceptions of Nurse-Physician Relationships: Medical-Surgical vs. Intensive Care. Johnson, Sherita; King, Daria // MEDSURG Nursing;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p343
Introduction: Collaboration between nurses and physicians is essential in fostering interdisciplinary relationships. Specialty practice may influence the quality of this collaboration. Effective communication and collegial RN-MD relationships are critical to improved patient outcomes. Purpose:...