ICU nurses' experiences and perspectives of caring for obstetric patients in intensive care: a qualitative study.

@article{Kynoch2011ICUNE,
  title={ICU nurses' experiences and perspectives of caring for obstetric patients in intensive care: a qualitative study.},
  author={Kate Kynoch and Jody Paxton and Anne M Chang},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 11-12},
  pages={1768-75}
}
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to gain an understanding of the experiences and perspectives of intensive care nurses caring for critically ill obstetric patients. BACKGROUND Current literature suggests critically ill obstetric patients need specialised, technically appropriate care to meet their specific needs with which many intensive care nurses are unfamiliar. Furthermore, there is little research and evidence to guide the care of this distinct patient group. DESIGN This… CONTINUE READING

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