lunes, 27 de agosto de 2018

Papel de la enfermería de cuidados intensivos en la donación de órganos

Les dejo este interesante artículo publicado por la revista Nursing Crit Care sobre el papel de la enfermera de intensivos en el proceso de la donación de órganos.
Abstract: Critical care nurses play an important role in the identification of potential organ donors. Nurses must continue to provide excellent care to all patients, including those experiencing brain death or imminent death. This article covers the assessment criteria nurses must use to refer a patient to the organ procurement organization. The article also discusses the significance of empathy and cultural competency in conversations with a patient's family.