Nursing Care of Dyspnea: The 6th Vital Sign in Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/346792
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Best Practice Guideline
Level of Evidence:
Other
Research Approach:
Other
Title:
Nursing Care of Dyspnea: The 6th Vital Sign in Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Author(s):
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Abstract:

This guideline, Nursing Care of Dyspnea: The 6th Vital Sign in Individuals with COPD, will address the nursing assessment and management of stable, unstable and acute dyspnea associated with COPD. The guideline focuses its recommendations on four areas: (1) Practice Recommendations directed at the nurse; (2) Educational Recommendations directed at the competencies required for practice; (3) Organization and Policy Recommendations directed at practice settings and the environment in order to facilitate nurses’ practice and (4) Evaluation and monitoring indicators

Keywords:
dyspnea; COPD
MeSH:
Dyspnea; Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive; Nursing Practice, Evidence-Based; Evidence-Based Practice; Practice Guideline
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2015
Date of Publication:
Feb-2010
Version of Published Work:
Publisher's Version
Citation:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2010, February). Nursing care of dyspnea: The 6th vital sign in individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346792
Publisher:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Series/Report no.:
Nursing Best Practice Guideline
Sponsors:
Government of Ontario

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typeBest Practice Guidelineen
dc.evidence.levelOtheren
dc.research.approachOtheren
dc.titleNursing Care of Dyspnea: The 6th Vital Sign in Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)en
dc.contributor.authorRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario-
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/346792-
dc.description.abstract<p>This guideline, Nursing Care of Dyspnea: The 6th Vital Sign in Individuals with COPD, will address the nursing assessment and management of stable, unstable and acute dyspnea associated with COPD. The guideline focuses its recommendations on four areas: (1) Practice Recommendations directed at the nurse; (2) Educational Recommendations directed at the competencies required for practice; (3) Organization and Policy Recommendations directed at practice settings and the environment in order to facilitate nurses’ practice and (4) Evaluation and monitoring indicators</p>en_GB
dc.subjectdyspneaen_GB
dc.subjectCOPDen_GB
dc.subject.meshDyspneaen_US
dc.subject.meshPulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructiveen_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Practice, Evidence-Baseden_US
dc.subject.meshEvidence-Based Practiceen_US
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelineen_US
dc.date.available2015-03-17T16:54:32Z-
dc.date.issued2010-02-
dc.date.accessioned2015-03-17T16:54:32Z-
dc.type.versionPublisher's Versionen
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2010, February). Nursing care of dyspnea: The 6th vital sign in individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346792en_GB
dc.publisherRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontarioen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNursing Best Practice Guidelineen_US
dc.description.sponsorshipGovernment of Ontarioen_US
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2010, February). Nursing care of dyspnea: The 6th vital sign in individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346792en_GB
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