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Implementation of a Delirium Screening Tool in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Although the negative effects of adult delirium are widely known, minimal literature exists regarding the effects of delirium on pediatric patient outcomes. It is thought that adult and pediatric patients with delirium ...
Implementation of Community Stroke Education and Awareness Efforts in Reducing Pre-hospital Delays and Increasing t-PA Eligibility
Objective: The purpose of this program development was to determine if community stroke education and awareness efforts were effective in reducing pre-hospital delays, through early recognition of stroke symptoms, EMS ...
Timely Management of Pediatric Sepsis: A Quality Improvement Project
Background: Pediatric sepsis has a mortality rate of 10.6% which means approximately 7,950 children die annually (Scott et al., 2017; Balamuth et al., 2015;Paul, Neuman, Monuteaux, & Melendez, 2012). Studies indicate that ...