To determine the distribution and scope of nurse practitioner schemes in accident and emergency departments in England and Wales; to describe the caseloads of doctors and nurse practitioners on two representative days; and to estimate the number of patients managed by nurse practitioners in the year to 31 March 1991.
Design-A postal survey of accident and emergency departments and a content analysis of case notes of new patients attending a representative sample of accident and emergency departments on two days.
Setting-All accident and emergency departments in England and Wales.
Mots-clés Pascal : Organisation santé, Homme, Infirmier, Unité soin intensif, Urgence, Rôle thérapeutique, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Public health organization, Human, Nurse, Intensive care unit, Emergency, Therapeutic role, Great britain, United Kingdom, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0424654
Code Inist : 002B30A04D. Création : 199406.