Nurses' Sedation Practices During Weaning of Adults From Mechanical Ventilation in an Intensive Care Unit is organized by American Association of Critical - Care Nurses (AACN) and will be held during Dec 31, 2017 - Jan 01, 2021.
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC's) Commission on Accreditation, ANCC Provider Number 0012 (60 min contact hour). AACN has been approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the California State Board of Nursing, California Provider number CEP01036 for 1.2 contact hours (50 min contact hour).
Activity Summary :
The study focuses on various aspects of nursing sedation practice during weaning from mechanical ventilation and describes barriers to implementation of protocols and daily interruption of sedation.
• Analyze availability of sedation protocols and protocol adherence.
• Explore the frequency of use of daily interruption of sedation (DIS) and barriers to nurses implementing this in practice.
• Describe the range and type of analog-sedative agents used for sedation and the extent of nurses’ autonomy in sedation practice.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Pulmonary Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Nurse anesthesia