The Relationship between Nurse Workload and Mortality in Two Different ICUs


Ergan B., Tokur M. E. , Coban S., Tursunoglu S., Ergun R., Ergun D., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, cilt.7, ss.21-27, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 7 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/dcbybd.2016.1154
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.21-27

Özet

Objective: Nurse workload in intensive care units (ICU) is an important factor that might affect patient outcomes. The Therapeutic Intervention Scoring System-28 (TISS-28) is an instrument to measure nurse workload. The objective of this study was to compare the nurse workload between two different ICUs and evaluate its impact on ICU mortality.