TITLE

EB110: Shifting the Culture: Charting a Course to Eliminate Use of Restraints While Maintaining a Safe Environment

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Leah; Alexander, Kim
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2011, Vol. 31 Issue 2, pe45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
67058920

 

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