Indicator to Measure Outcome The indicator I would use to measure if the bundle

Indicator to measure outcome the indicator i would

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Indicator to Measure Outcome The indicator I would use to measure if the bundle policy was effective would be a decrease of VAP in our patients.The number of VAP cases could be counted before and after the 6
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Running Head: EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE practice change to account for a decrease. The nurses could also add in the patient's chart if the bundle policy was followed so we have more accountability measures. References Alecrim, R. X., Taminato, M., Gonçalves Silva Belasco, A., Barbosa, D., Miyuki Kusahara, D., & Fram, D. (2019). Good practices in the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia. Acta Paulista de Enfermagem , 32 (1), 11–17. - 0194201900003 Álvarez-Lerma, F., Palomar-Martínez, M., Sánchez-García, M., Martínez-Alonso, M., Álvarez- Rodríguez, J., Lorente, L., ... & Jam-Gatell, R. (2018). Prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia: the multimodal approach of the Spanish ICU “Pneumonia Zero” Program. Critical care medicine , 46 (2), 181 Ding, H.-G., Zhou, H.-F., Diao, M.-Y., Xu, Y., Pan, Q.-M., & Shen, X.-H. (2018). A novel biomarker of serum Histidine-Rich Glycoprotein (HRG) for diagnosing and predicting prognosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP): a pilot study. European Review For Medical And 7
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Running Head: EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE Pharmacological Sciences , 22 (22), 7920–7927. - org.wgu.idm.oclc.org/10.26355/eurrev_201811_16419 Hua, F., Xie, H., Worthington, H. V., Furness, S., Zhang, Q., & Li, C. (2016). Oral hygiene care for critically ill patients to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia. The Cochrane Database Of Systematic Reviews , 10 , CD008367. Retrieved from ? direct=true&db=mdc&AN=27778318&site=eds-live&scope=site Ismaeil, T., Alfunaysan, L., Alotaibi, N., Alkadi, S., & Othman, F. (2019). Repositioning of endotracheal tube and risk of ventilator-associated pneumonia among adult patients: A matched case-control study. Annals of Thoracic Medicine , 14 (4), 264–268. - org.wgu.idm.oclc.org/10.4103/atm.ATM_26_19 /detail/detail?vid=1&sid=fa034dd7-8e84-4c1f-badd-60682346052a %40sessionmgr101&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWRzLWxpdmUmc2NvcGU9c2l0ZQ%3d %3d#AN=138883809&db=a9h \ Kairui Wan, Hengrui Liang, Guolin Yan, Bangyu Zou, Chuxin Huang, & Mei Jiang. (2019). A quality assessment of evidence-based guidelines for the prevention and management of ventilator-associated pneumonia: a systematic review. Journal of Thoracic Disease , 11 (7), 2795– 2807. Klompas, M., Branson, R., Eichenwald, E., Greene, L., Howell, M., Lee, G., . . . Berenholtz, S. (2014). Strategies to Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Acute Care Hospitals: 2014 Update. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(8), 915-936. doi:10.1086/677144 Williams, L. (2019). Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Precautions for Children: What Is the Evidence? AACN Advanced Critical Care , 30 (1), 68–71. - org.wgu.idm.oclc.org/10.4037/aacnacc2019812 8
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  • Fall '19
  • Christina Ladd
  • Nosocomial infection, Evidence-based medicine, ventilator-associated pneumonia

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