Tom Andrews

Summary

Affiliation: University College Cork
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A review of oral preventative strategies to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Tom Andrews
    School of Nursing and Midwifery University College Cork Cork Ireland
    Nurs Crit Care 18:116-22. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Packaging: a grounded theory of how to report physiological deterioration effectively
    Tom Andrews
    Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 52:473-81. 2005
  3. doi request reprint What factors influence arterial blood gas sampling patterns?
    Tom Andrews
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Nurs Crit Care 13:132-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint An observational study on the open-system endotracheal suctioning practices of critical care nurses
    Sean Kelleher
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 17:360-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint How grounded theory can improve nursing care quality
    Alvita K Nathaniel
    School of Nursing, West Virginia University, Charleston, West Virginia 25304, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:350-7. 2007

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Publications5

  1. doi request reprint A review of oral preventative strategies to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Tom Andrews
    School of Nursing and Midwifery University College Cork Cork Ireland
    Nurs Crit Care 18:116-22. 2013
    ..This article evaluates the evidence for and efficacy of the use of mechanical hygiene and chlorhexidine in the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Packaging: a grounded theory of how to report physiological deterioration effectively
    Tom Andrews
    Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    J Adv Nurs 52:473-81. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to present a study of how ward-based staff use vital signs and the Early Warning Score to package physiological deterioration effectively to ensure successful referral to doctors...
  3. doi request reprint What factors influence arterial blood gas sampling patterns?
    Tom Andrews
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Nurs Crit Care 13:132-7. 2008
    ..To investigate if patterns of arterial blood gas (ABG) sampling were influenced by values of fractional inspiratory oxygen (FiO2), partial pressure of carbon dioxide (PCO2), partial pressure of oxygen (PO2) and oxygen saturation (%SaO2)...
  4. doi request reprint An observational study on the open-system endotracheal suctioning practices of critical care nurses
    Sean Kelleher
    Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, Ireland
    J Clin Nurs 17:360-9. 2008
    ..Specific objectives were to examine nurses' practices prior to, during and post-ETS and to compare nurses' ETS practices with current research recommendations...
  5. ncbi request reprint How grounded theory can improve nursing care quality
    Alvita K Nathaniel
    School of Nursing, West Virginia University, Charleston, West Virginia 25304, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:350-7. 2007
    ..This article presents 2 exemplar grounded theories with suggestions as to how nurses can apply these and other grounded theories to improve the provision of quality nursing care...