Evaluation Standards for Management of Artificial Airways

Siela, Debra
August 2010
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2010, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p76
Academic Journal
The article reports on the evaluation standards for artificial airway management which is related to patient outcomes. It discusses the scientific methods to set up the nursing quality indicators. It states that the incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is one of the primary outcomes used to determine standards of care for acutely and critically ill patients with artificial airways.


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