Nurse staffing and quality of patient care.

  title={Nurse staffing and quality of patient care.},
  author={Robert L. Kane and Tatyana A. Shamliyan and Christine A Mueller and Sue J Duval and Timothy J. Wilt},
  journal={Evidence report/technology assessment},
OBJECTIVES To assess how nurse to patient ratios and nurse work hours were associated with patient outcomes in acute care hospitals, factors that influence nurse staffing policies, and nurse staffing strategies that improved patient outcomes. DATA SOURCES MEDLINE (PubMed), CINAHL, Cochrane Databases, EBSCO research database, BioMed Central, Federal… CONTINUE READING