Nursing interventions in the clinical practice of an intensive care unit.

@article{deFtimaLucena2010NursingII,
  title={Nursing interventions in the clinical practice of an intensive care unit.},
  author={Am{\'a}lia de F{\'a}tima Lucena and Maria Gaby Rivero de Guti{\'e}rrez and Isabel Cristina Echer and Alba L{\'u}cia de Barros},
  journal={Revista latino-americana de enfermagem},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={
          873-80
        }
}
This cross-sectional study was carried out at a university hospital to describe the nursing interventions most frequently performed in the clinical practice of an intensive care unit, based on nursing care prescriptions, and to investigate their similarity to the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC). The sample consisted of 991 hospitalizations of patients. Data were retrospectively collected from the computer database and analyzed through descriptive statistics and cross-mapping. A total… 

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