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Impact of a nurse engagement intervention on pain, agitation and delirium assessment in a community intensive care unit
  1. Carolyn M Tan1,
  2. Mercedes Camargo2,3,
  3. Franziska Miller1,
  4. Katie Ross2,
  5. Ramez Maximous2,
  6. Priscilla Yung1,
  7. Carl Marshall1,
  8. Dimitra Fleming4,
  9. Madelyn Law3,
  10. Jennifer LY Tsang1,2,5
  1. 1Niagara Regional Campus, Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine, McMaster University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
  2. 2Medicine, Niagara Health—Saint Catharines Site, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
  3. 3Department of Health Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
  4. 4Pharmacy, Niagara Health—Saint Catharines Site, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
  5. 5Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jennifer LY Tsang; jennifer.tsang{at}mail.utoronto.ca

Footnotes

  • CMT and MC are joint first authors.

  • Presented at This work was presented at ESICM LIVES 2018.

  • Contributors CMT completed the data analysis and wrote this manuscript. MC acquired and analysed the data. FM contributed to the data analysis and implementation of the interventions. KR, GF and ML contributed to the conception and design of this study and implementation of the interventions. RM contributed to the data analysis. PY and CM contributed to the implementation of the interventions. JLYT contributed to the conception and design of this study, implementation of the interventions, and writing and revision of this manuscript.

  • Funding This work was supported by the Ontario Nurses’ Association and the McMaster University, Department of Medicine, E.J. Moran Campbell Internal Research Career Award 2015–2018 (JLYT).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval Local research ethics committee approval was obtained for this study.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • CMT and MC are joint first authors.

  • Presented at This work was presented at ESICM LIVES 2018.

  • Contributors CMT completed the data analysis and wrote this manuscript. MC acquired and analysed the data. FM contributed to the data analysis and implementation of the interventions. KR, GF and ML contributed to the conception and design of this study and implementation of the interventions. RM contributed to the data analysis. PY and CM contributed to the implementation of the interventions. JLYT contributed to the conception and design of this study, implementation of the interventions, and writing and revision of this manuscript.

  • Funding This work was supported by the Ontario Nurses’ Association and the McMaster University, Department of Medicine, E.J. Moran Campbell Internal Research Career Award 2015–2018 (JLYT).

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval Local research ethics committee approval was obtained for this study.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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