- Detection of patient risk by nurses: a theoretical frameworkLaurel A Despins
Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, USA
J Adv Nurs 66:465-74. 2010..This paper is a description of a theoretical framework of how nurses detect and interpret patient risk signals in the context of organizational attitudes and procedures related to patient safety...
- Organizational and individual attributes influencing patient risk detectionLaurel A Despins
University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO, USA
Clin Nurs Res 23:471-89. 2014..They chose to reduce the risk of medication error rather than that of failure to rescue. This information can assist nurses to balance disregarding distractions with responding to potential patient risk signals. ..
- Acute pancreatitis: diagnosis and treatment of a potentially fatal conditionLaurel A Despins
University Hospital, University of Missouri Healthcare, Columbia, USA
Am J Nurs 105:54-7. 2005