DaiWai M Olson
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Toward solving the sedation-assessment conundrum: bi-spectral index monitoring and sedation interruptionDaiWai M Olson
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 17:257-67. 2005..The use of bi-spectral index monitoring and periods of sedation interruption are discussed within the context of addressing the sedation-assessment conundrum...
- Perspectives on sedation assessment in critical careDaiWai M Olson
School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
AACN Adv Crit Care 18:380-95. 2007..Further research should focus on contributions from this technology to the improvement of patient outcomes when neurofunction monitoring is used as a complement, not a replacement, for observational methods of sedation assessment...
- Intracranial pressure waveform analysis during rest and suctioningJoanne V Hickey
School of Nursing, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Biol Res Nurs 11:174-86. 2009..Pending confirmation with additional data sets, this technique may be a useful real-time clinical tool to provide a measure of compliance and risk of neurological deterioration for clinicians...
- The impact of bispectral index monitoring on rates of propofol administrationDaiWai M Olson
Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
AACN Clin Issues 15:63-73. 2004..The results suggest that there are potential benefits to incorporating BIS into routine sedation assessment in the neurocritical care setting...
- A randomized evaluation of bispectral index-augmented sedation assessment in neurological patientsDaiWai M Olson
Department of Medicine Neurology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Neurocrit Care 11:20-7. 2009..To assess whether monitoring sedation status using bispectral index (BIS) as an adjunct to clinical evaluation was associated with a reduction in the total amount of sedative drug used in a 12 h period...
- Consciousness, coma, and caring for the brain-injured patientDaiWai M Olson
School of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27712, USA
AACN Clin Issues 16:441-55. 2005..A case exemplar is used to present one example of how this framework may be used in the clinical setting...
- Changes in intracranial pressure associated with chest physiotherapyDaiWai M Olson
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Neurocrit Care 6:100-3. 2007..Management of intracranial hypertension is pivotal in the care of brain-injured patients...
- Use bispectral index to gauge consciousnessDaiWai M Olson
Neurocritical Care Unit, Duke University Hospital, Raleigh, NC, USA
Nursing 34:53. 2004
- Potential benefits of bispectral index monitoring in critical care. A case studyDaiWai M Olson
Neurocritical Care Unit, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
Crit Care Nurse 23:45-52. 2003
- Accurate patient history contributes to differentiating diabetes insipidus: a case studyDaiWai M Olson
Duke University Hospital North, Durham, NC, USA
J Neurosci Nurs 36:228-30. 2004..Thus successful treatment required that nephrogenic and neurogenic DI be treated concomitantly...