Patient Safety and Technology

Henneman, Elizabeth A.
February 2010
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2010 Supplement, p8
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Patient Safety and Technology," by Elizabeth A. Henneman, which appeared in "AACN Advanced Critical Care," Volume 2. It presents an 86-year-old female patient who was admitted to the intensive care unit after an automobile accident where she suffered bilateral pneumothoraces. After the family applied the eyeglasses and hearing aides, the patient was awake, following the nursing staff and her family, and following commands.


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