The impact of interruptions on the duration of nursing interventions: a direct observation study in an academic emergency department.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Interruptions to nursing workload may contribute to procedural failures and clinical errors impacting quality/safety of care, but the impact of interruptions on the duration of these activities has not been closely scrutinised. This study analyses the effect of interruptions to care provided by nurses and clinical technicians on the length of… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjqs-2014-003683

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