How can nurses facilitate patient's transitions from intensive care?: a grounded theory of nursing.

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OBJECTIVES Intensive care patients often experience feelings of powerlessness and vulnerability when being transferred from an intensive care unit to a general ward. The aim of this study was to develop a grounded theory of nurses care for patients in the ICU transitional care process. METHODS Group interviews, individual interviews and participant… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.iccn.2012.01.002

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@article{Hggstrm2012HowCN, title={How can nurses facilitate patient's transitions from intensive care?: a grounded theory of nursing.}, author={Marie H{\"a}ggstr{\"o}m and Kenneth Asplund and Lisbeth Porskrog Kristiansen}, journal={Intensive & critical care nursing}, year={2012}, volume={28 4}, pages={224-33} }