- Facilitating an accelerated experience-based co-design project. Tollyfield, Ruth // British Journal of Nursing;2/13/2014, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p134
This article describes an accelerated experience-based co-design (AEBCD) quality improvement project that was undertaken in an adult critical care setting and the facilitation of that process. In doing so the aim is to encourage other clinical settings to engage with their patients, carers and...
- SESSION 19: SIMULATION STRATEGIES: Interdisciplinary team training in critical care scenarios may improve patient safety. // CONNECT: The World of Critical Care Nursing;2011, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p56
An abstract of the article "Interdisciplinary team training in critical care scenarios may improve patient safety," by Tone Johnsgaard and colleagues is presented.
- Leading and working in teams. O’Sullivan, Helen; Moneypenny, Michael J.; McKimm, Judy // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);May2015, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p264
The article explores the role of the clinical leader as a team member and ways doctors can work more effectively in teams. Topics discussed include reasons on the growing importance of teamwork in the health care sector, factors dictating delivery of high-quality health care and several key...
- Trkiye'de Nrolojik YoÄŸun BakÄ±m. Topcuoğlu, Mehmet Akif; Kocaman, Ayşe Sağduyu; ztrk, Şerefnur; Nazlıel, Bijen; Şirin, Hadiye // Turkish Journal of Neurology / Turk Noroloji Dergisi;Mar2011, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p7
Over the last 20 years, emergence of neurointensive care units has provided a significant increase in the survival rate and quality of post-intensive care unit life of patients with life-threatening neurological and neurosurgical catastrophes. Therefore, the neurointensive care unit has become a...
- Relatives of ICU patients want more information and emotional support from staff. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2008, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p57
The article focuses on a study which found that family members of patients who died in the intensive care unit (ICU) were more satisfied with the care they and the patient received than were relatives of patients who survived the ICU. The study shows how ICU staff can ease the stress of all ICU...
- EB108: Round and Round We Go! Using Crew Resource Management Team Training to Improve Multidisciplinary Rounds in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Browning, Melissa; Lough, Ann; Sales, Joan Salomon; Tully, Mary Jane; Loh-Trivedi, Mira; Croley, William C. // Critical Care Nurse;Apr2011, Vol. 31 Issue 2, pe44
No abstract available.
- Keeping the Sickest Patients Safer: Telemedicine and Critical Care. Winterbottom, Fiona; Campbell, Anita // Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing;Dec2012, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p537
Telemedicine in critical care offers opportunities to improve quality and safety by connecting bedside care teams with off-site tele-ICU staff using advanced software and continuous remote monitoring technology. This leads to more proactive care, fewer complications, and timely decisions...
- Risk Factors for Unplanned Extubations in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Dundon, Belinda; Menon, Kusum; Twolan, Betty Lou; Alshammari, Salman // Dynamics;Summer2014, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p25
No abstract available.
- EB50 E-Intensive Care Unit in the Community: Keeping the Patient Closer to You. Regan, Moriah; Uzdanovich, Kathleen; Heron, Michelle // Critical Care Nurse;Apr2014, Vol. 34 Issue 2, pe2
An abstract of the article "E-Intensive Care Unit in the Community: Keeping the Patient Closer to You" by Moriah Regan and colleagues is presented.