Development and Effects of a Transition Nursing Program for Patients and Family Caregivers at a Neurological ICU in Korea.

@article{Yun2017DevelopmentAE,
  title={Development and Effects of a Transition Nursing Program for Patients and Family Caregivers at a Neurological ICU in Korea.},
  author={Sun Hee Yun and Eui Geum Oh and Yang Sook Yoo and So Sun Kim and Yeon Soo Jang},
  journal={Clinical nursing research},
  year={2017},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={27-46}
}
The purpose of this study was to develop a transition nursing program for patients and family caregivers in neurological intensive care units (ICUs) and to evaluate the effects of the program. A literature review, focus group interviews, analysis of medical records, confirmation of validity, and clinical applicability were used to develop the program, which was tested using a pre- and post-test quasi-experimental design. Participants were recruited in 2011. The experimental group (46 patients… CONTINUE READING