Endoscopy assessment tool--a new approach.

  • John A. Sweeney
  • Published 1990 in
    Gastroenterology nursing : the official journal…


Endoscopy outpatient assessment should be simple, yet comprehensive. Assessment is done to identify nursing care problems in order to deliver appropriate care. Four weaknesses are commonly found with outpatient assessment tools: assessment criteria are not based on Standards of Care, abnormal findings are not easily identifiable, nursing care problems are… (More)