Resultados: 2

Severity and workload related to adverse events in the ICU

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (5), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: To analyze whether an increase in patient severity and nursing workload are correlated to a greater incidence of adverse events (AEs) in critical patients. Method: A prospective single cohort study was performed on a sample of 138 patients hospitalized in an intensive care unit (ICU...

Nursing Activities Score and Acute Kidney Injury

Rev. bras. enferm; 70 (3), 2017
ABSTRACT Objective: to evaluate the nursing workload in intensive care patients with acute kidney injury (AKI). Method: A quantitative study, conducted in an intensive care unit, from April to August of 2015. The Nursing Activities Score (NAS) and Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) were u...