Maria Cvach

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Daily electrode change and effect on cardiac monitor alarms: an evidence-based practice approach
    Maria M Cvach
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 28:265-71. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Monitor alarm fatigue: an integrative review
    Maria Cvach
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 46:268-77. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Monitor alarm fatigue: standardizing use of physiological monitors and decreasing nuisance alarms
    Kelly Creighton Graham
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Crit Care 19:28-34; quiz 35. 2010

Collaborators

  • Kelly Creighton Graham

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Daily electrode change and effect on cardiac monitor alarms: an evidence-based practice approach
    Maria M Cvach
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 28:265-71. 2013
    ..Average alarms per bed per day were reduced by 46% on both units. Daily electrocardiogram electrode change reduces the number of cardiac monitor alarms...
  2. doi request reprint Monitor alarm fatigue: an integrative review
    Maria Cvach
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 46:268-77. 2012
    ..Non-research evidence was divided into two main themes: strategies to reduce alarm desensitization, and alarm priority and notification systems. Evidence-based practice recommendations and gaps in research are summarized...
  3. doi request reprint Monitor alarm fatigue: standardizing use of physiological monitors and decreasing nuisance alarms
    Kelly Creighton Graham
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Crit Care 19:28-34; quiz 35. 2010
    ..However, alarm fatigue may occur when the sheer number of monitor alarms overwhelms clinicians, possibly leading to alarms being disabled, silenced, or ignored...