Karen M Gutierrez

Summary

Affiliation: Midwest Cardiovascular Research Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Critical care nurses' perceptions of and responses to moral distress
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 24:229-41. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Advance directives in an intensive care unit: experiences and recommendations of critical care nurses and physicians
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, Minnesota 55331, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 35:396-409. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Experiences and needs of families regarding prognostic communication in an intensive care unit: supporting families at the end of life
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 35:299-313. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Prognostic communication of critical care nurses and physicians at end of life
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 31:170-82. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Critical care nurses' perceptions of and responses to moral distress
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 24:229-41. 2005
    ..Thus, it is known that moral distress has significant consequences for nurses, but does moral distress affect nurses' provision of care, and if so, how?..
  2. doi request reprint Advance directives in an intensive care unit: experiences and recommendations of critical care nurses and physicians
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, Minnesota 55331, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 35:396-409. 2012
    ..This study explored the experiences of critical care nurses and physicians with advance directives (ADs) in an intensive care unit (ICU) to identify the benefits and limitations of ADs and recommendations for improvement...
  3. doi request reprint Experiences and needs of families regarding prognostic communication in an intensive care unit: supporting families at the end of life
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Department of Nursing and Health Sciences, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN 55106, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 35:299-313. 2012
    ..Viewing communication as a therapeutic modality, and communicating with compassion, sensitivity, and a genuine sense of caring, can help provide both the information and the emotional support and comfort families desperately need...
  4. doi request reprint Prognostic communication of critical care nurses and physicians at end of life
    Karen M Gutierrez
    Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN, USA
    Dimens Crit Care Nurs 31:170-82. 2012
    ..Nurses' contributions result in a broader picture of prognosis to patients and family members and facilitate end-of-life discussions...