A qualitative multicase study of the trajectories of prolonged critical illness: Patient, family, and healthcare professionals’ experiences
作者: Claire MintonLesley BattenAnnette Huntington
作者单位: 1School of Nursing, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
2College of Health, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
3School of Nursing, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
刊名: Australian Critical Care, 2019
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.aucc.2019.10.005
关键词: TrajectoryCase studyCritical illnessChronically critically illIntensive careProlonged illness
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)Contemporary intensive care enables many critically ill patients to survive their initial illness; however, a small group of patients require a protracted stay in the intensive care unit (ICU), experiencing many complications throughout their illness. It is only when we understand the total illness experience from patients' and families’ perspectives, as well as the complexity of care for healthcare professionals, that we can fully engage in developing services and promoting evidence-based practice to improve broad health outcomes and experiences for all groups.(#br)Objective(#br)The objective of this study was to explore the trajectories of a prolonged critical illness in an ICU from the experiences of the patient, their family, and the healthcare...
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影响因子:0.953 (2012)

  • experiences 经历
  • family 
  • prolonged 持续很久的
  • qualitative 质的
  • illness 
  • critical 临界的
  • study 学习