Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Is your medical/surgical patient withdrawing from alcohol?Mary Lussier-Cushing
Psychiatric Nursing Consultation Service at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA, USA
Nursing 37:50-5; quiz 55-6. 2007..Look beyond the stereotype. Any hospitalized patient could be dependent on alcohol-and at risk for alcohol withdrawal syndrome...
- "We need to meet"Jennifer Repper-DeLisi
Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, USA
J Clin Ethics 17:85-9. 2006
- Successful implementation of an alcohol-withdrawal pathway in a general hospitalJennifer Repper-DeLisi
Dept of Nursing, Massachusetts General Hospital, Blake 11, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Psychosomatics 49:292-9. 2008..Although alcohol use and abuse are common among general-hospital inpatients, many patients are inadequately assessed and treated for alcohol withdrawal...
- Falls in the general hospital: association with delirium, advanced age, and specific surgical proceduresBarbara E Lakatos
Dept of Nursing, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Tower 14, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Psychosomatics 50:218-26. 2009..Falls and delirium in general-hospital inpatients are related to increases in morbidity, mortality, and healthcare costs. Patients fall despite safeguards and programs to reduce falling...