Hourly Rounding: A Replication Study

Olrich, Todd; Kalman, Melanie; Nigolian, Cindy
January 2012
MEDSURG Nursing;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p23
Academic Journal
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.


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