U Kyriacos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. pmc Monitoring vital signs: development of a modified early warning scoring (MEWS) system for general wards in a developing country
    Una Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e87073. 2014
  2. pmc Record review to explore the adequacy of post-operative vital signs monitoring using a local modified early warning score (mews) chart to evaluate outcomes
    Una Kyriacos
    Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e87320. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical skills required of ophthalmic nurse practitioners in tertiary level public hospitals in the Western Cape Province
    U Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Town
    Curationis 32:22-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Monitoring vital signs using early warning scoring systems: a review of the literature
    U Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Nurs Manag 19:311-30. 2011

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Publications4

  1. pmc Monitoring vital signs: development of a modified early warning scoring (MEWS) system for general wards in a developing country
    Una Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e87073. 2014
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  2. pmc Record review to explore the adequacy of post-operative vital signs monitoring using a local modified early warning score (mews) chart to evaluate outcomes
    Una Kyriacos
    Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e87320. 2014
    ..2) To identify factors associated with death on the ward between transfer from the theatre recovery suite and the seventh day after operation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical skills required of ophthalmic nurse practitioners in tertiary level public hospitals in the Western Cape Province
    U Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Town
    Curationis 32:22-9. 2009
    ..The role and required skills and competencies of ONPs are not well documented in the international literature and are also absent from South African publications, including South African Nursing Council publications...
  4. doi request reprint Monitoring vital signs using early warning scoring systems: a review of the literature
    U Kyriacos
    Division of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Nurs Manag 19:311-30. 2011
    ..To evaluate the need for, and the development and utility of, pen-and-paper (Modified) Early Warning Scoring (MEWS/EWS) systems for adult inpatients outside critical care and emergency departments, by reviewing published literature...