Essentials of Nursing Care in Randomized Controlled Trials of Nurse-Led Interventions in Somatic Care: A Systematic Review

Fridlund, Bengt; Jönsson, A. C.; Andersson, E. K.; Bala, S.-V.; Dahlman, G.-B.; Forsberg, A.; Glasdam, S.; Hommel, A.; Kristensson, A.; Lindberg, C.; Sivberg, B.; Sjöström-Strand, A.; Wihlborg, J.; Samuelson, K.
March 2014
Open Journal of Nursing;Mar2014, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p181
Academic Journal
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