The use of the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) with cardiac patients receiving home health care.

@article{Schneider2009TheUO,
  title={The use of the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) with cardiac patients receiving home health care.},
  author={Julia Stocker Schneider and Linda Haynes Slowik},
  journal={International journal of nursing terminologies and classifications : the official journal of NANDA International},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={132-40}
}
PURPOSE To identify Nursing Interventions Classification interventions (NICs) commonly provided to cardiac home care patients and to explore differences among patients with coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, and patients with other cardiac disorders. METHODS The NICs provided to cardiac home care patients were recorded and analyzed to determine differences in frequencies across cardiac diagnoses. FINDINGS Frequent NICs provided in cardiac home care are similar across… CONTINUE READING