Philip Guin

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Falls among hospitalized patients are common occurrences and can have detrimental effects on patient outcomes. Identifying high-risk patients and taking measures to prevent patient falls have been successful. The purpose of this project was to decrease the fall rate in adult neuroscience patients. This was accomplished through implementation of a patient(More)
This study was undertaken to determine differences between caloric intake and requirements of critically ill, enterally fed, neurosurgical and neurotrauma patients and to determine the nature and frequency of interruptions in enteral feedings in this same population. This descriptive, prospective study was conducted in a surgical intensive care unit (ICU)(More)
Limited research has been conducted exploring the relationship between verbal stimulation and intracranial pressure (ICP). The purpose of this study was to investigate effects of verbal stimulation on ICP in head-injured patients. The sample consisted of 12 head-injured patients with a mean age of 31.5 years and mean Glasgow Coma Scale score of 7.8. A(More)
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