Kimberly Scherr

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a new rapid response team: NP-led versus intensivist-led comparisons
    Kimberly Scherr
    Misericordia Hospital, 2E 83 16940 87th Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    AACN Adv Crit Care 23:32-42. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery: a retrospective cohort series
    Kimberly Scherr
    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 21:7-13. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of the nurse practitioner role in cardiothoracic surgery
    Louise Jensen
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Dynamics 15:14-9. 2004

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Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a new rapid response team: NP-led versus intensivist-led comparisons
    Kimberly Scherr
    Misericordia Hospital, 2E 83 16940 87th Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    AACN Adv Crit Care 23:32-42. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that NP-led RRTs are a safe and effective alternative to intensivist-led teams, but more research is needed to demonstrate that RRTs improve hospital care quality and patient outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery: a retrospective cohort series
    Kimberly Scherr
    Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 21:7-13. 2006
    ..Length of hospitalization increased with the presence of postoperative AF. Findings corroborate that multiple factors play a role in the development of AF following cardiac surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of the nurse practitioner role in cardiothoracic surgery
    Louise Jensen
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    Dynamics 15:14-9. 2004
    ..The unique skills of the NP were perceived to have a beneficial impact on patients and families, nurses, physicians and other health care providers. Factors affecting the implementation of the NP role in CVICU are described...