The organisational context of nursing care in stroke units: a case study approach.

@article{Burton2009TheOC,
  title={The organisational context of nursing care in stroke units: a case study approach.},
  author={Christopher Richard Burton and Andrea Fisher and Theresa L. Green},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={2009},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={85-94}
}
BACKGROUND Internationally the stroke unit is recognised as the evidence-based model for patient management, although clarity about the effective components of stroke units is lacking. Whilst skilled nursing care has been proposed as one component, the theoretical and empirical basis for stroke nursing is limited. We attempted to explore the organisational context of stroke unit nursing, to determine those features that staff perceived to be important in facilitating high quality care. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING

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