TITLE

Hourly Rounding: A Replication Study

AUTHOR(S)
Olrich, Todd; Kalman, Melanie; Nigolian, Cindy
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
MEDSURG Nursing;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Preventing falls in hospitalized patients, increasing patient satisfaction, and decreasing call light usage are constant challenges nurses face every day. This quasi-experimental study replicates Meade, Bursell, and Ketelsen's (2006) study on a rounding protocol, demonstrating improvements in the above variables.
ACCESSION #
71839531

 

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