Communication and decision-making in a study of a multidisciplinary team conference with the registered nurse as conference chairman.

@article{Engstrm1986CommunicationAD,
  title={Communication and decision-making in a study of a multidisciplinary team conference with the registered nurse as conference chairman.},
  author={Birgitta Engstr{\"o}m},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={1986},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={299-314}
}
It was decided that the medical and nursing staff had to communicate verbally concerning the patient's need for information and to make decisions concerning steps to be taken when satisfying the patient's need for information. The aim of this study was, accordingly, to investigate if a training programme for registered nurses as chairperson of the multidisciplinary team conference (MTC) changed the communication and decision pattern during the neurological ward conference. The training material… CONTINUE READING

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