Developing metrics for nursing quality of care for low- and middle-income countries: a scoping review linked to stakeholder engagement

@article{Gathara2020DevelopingMF,
  title={Developing metrics for nursing quality of care for low- and middle-income countries: a scoping review linked to stakeholder engagement},
  author={David Gathara and Mathias Zosi and George Serem and Jacinta Nzinga and Georgina A V Murphy and Debra Jackson and Sharon M Brownie and Mike English},
  journal={Human Resources for Health},
  year={2020},
  volume={18}
}
Background The use of appropriate and relevant nurse-sensitive indicators provides an opportunity to demonstrate the unique contributions of nurses to patient outcomes. The aim of this work was to develop relevant metrics to assess the quality of nursing care in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) where they are scarce. Main body We conducted a scoping review using EMBASE, CINAHL and MEDLINE databases of studies published in English focused on quality nursing care and with identified… Expand
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