Towards a nursing minimum data set for Ireland: making Irish nursing visible.

@article{Butler2006TowardsAN,
  title={Towards a nursing minimum data set for Ireland: making Irish nursing visible.},
  author={Michelle M. Butler and Margaret M Pearl Treacy and Anne Philomena Scott and Abbey Hyde and P{\'a}draig Mac Neela and Kate Irving and Anne Byrne and Jonathan Drennan},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2006},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={364-75}
}
AIM The aim of this study was to identify patient problems, nursing interventions and nursing outcomes to be included in a nursing minimum data set for Ireland. BACKGROUND In 2002, a research programme funded by the Irish Health Research Board, was established to develop and test a nursing minimum data set to capture the nursing contribution to patient care in Ireland. A nursing minimum data set is comprised of the smallest number of information items required to capture the range of patient… CONTINUE READING