Communicating with Patients' Families and Physicians About Prognosis and Goals of Care.

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BACKGROUND Integrating palliative care into intensive care requires active involvement of bedside nurses in discussions of patients' prognosis and goals of care. OBJECTIVE To improve critical care nurses' skills and confidence to engage in discussions with patients' families and physicians about prognosis and goals of care by using a focused educational… (More)
DOI: 10.4037/ajcc2015855

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@article{Milic2015CommunicatingWP, title={Communicating with Patients' Families and Physicians About Prognosis and Goals of Care.}, author={Michelle M Milic and Kathleen Puntillo and Kathleen Turner and Denah Joseph and Natalie Peters and Rio Ryan and Cathy Schuster and Holly Winfree and Jenica Cimino and Wendy G. Anderson}, journal={American journal of critical care : an official publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses}, year={2015}, volume={24 4}, pages={e56-64} }