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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622502
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Evaluation of a Sedation Vacation Protocol
Author(s):
Summer, Georgianne A.; Hartley, Priscilla; Schumacher, Autumn M.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Georgianne A. Summer, DNP, RN, AGACNP-BC, Aspire Health, Nashville; Priscilla W. Hartley, DNP, RN, Augusta University, Athens, Georgia; Autumn M. Schumacher, PhD, RN, Augusta University, Athens, Georgia
Abstract:

The use of a sedation vacation protocol was evaluated in a medical intensive care unit. Only 67% of the electronic medical records documented that this protocol was used by the nursing staff. Continuing education should stress the need for using and documenting this protocol to improve patient outcomes.

Keywords:
Critical Care Nursing; Mechanical Ventilation; Sedation Vacation Protocol
Repository Posting Date:
2-Aug-2017
Date of Publication:
2-Aug-2017
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
28th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Location:
Dublin, Ireland
Description:
Event Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarship
Note:
This presentation was accepted for the International Nursing Research Congress 2017 in Dublin, Ireland, but not presented at the event.

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleEvaluation of a Sedation Vacation Protocolen_US
dc.contributor.authorSummer, Georgianne A.en
dc.contributor.authorHartley, Priscillaen
dc.contributor.authorSchumacher, Autumn M.en
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsGeorgianne A. Summer, DNP, RN, AGACNP-BC, Aspire Health, Nashville; Priscilla W. Hartley, DNP, RN, Augusta University, Athens, Georgia; Autumn M. Schumacher, PhD, RN, Augusta University, Athens, Georgiaen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622502-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>The use of a sedation vacation protocol was evaluated in a medical intensive care unit. Only 67% of the electronic medical records documented that this protocol was used by the nursing staff. Continuing education should stress the need for using and documenting this protocol to improve patient outcomes.</span></p>en
dc.subjectCritical Care Nursingen
dc.subjectMechanical Ventilationen
dc.subjectSedation Vacation Protocolen
dc.date.available2017-08-02T20:10:11Z-
dc.date.issued2017-08-02-
dc.date.accessioned2017-08-02T20:10:11Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name28th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau Internationalen
dc.conference.locationDublin, Irelanden
dc.descriptionEvent Theme: Influencing Global Health Through the Advancement of Nursing Scholarshipen
dc.description.noteThis presentation was accepted for the International Nursing Research Congress 2017 in Dublin, Ireland, but not presented at the event.-
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