Rebecca A Aslakson

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nurse-perceived barriers to effective communication regarding prognosis and optimal end-of-life care for surgical ICU patients: a qualitative exploration
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:910-5. 2012
  2. pmc Surgical intensive care unit clinician estimates of the adequacy of communication regarding patient prognosis
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Crit Care 14:R218. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Effect of accounting for multiple concurrent catheters on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates: practical data supporting a theoretical concern
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7294, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:121-4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Nurse-perceived barriers to effective communication regarding prognosis and optimal end-of-life care for surgical ICU patients: a qualitative exploration
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:910-5. 2012
    ..SICU nurses, who are key front-line clinicians, can provide insights into barriers for delivery of optimal palliative care in their setting...
  2. pmc Surgical intensive care unit clinician estimates of the adequacy of communication regarding patient prognosis
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Crit Care 14:R218. 2010
    ..Practice guidelines recommend improving communication. However, few data, particularly in surgical ICUs, exist on health care provider opinions regarding whether communication is effective...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of accounting for multiple concurrent catheters on central line-associated bloodstream infection rates: practical data supporting a theoretical concern
    Rebecca A Aslakson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7294, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:121-4. 2011
    ..However, the current conventional method by which they are calculated may be misleading and unfairly penalize high-acuity care settings, where patients often have multiple concurrent central venous catheters (CVCs)...