June 28, 2011
Source: Medical care Vol49, Issue 4, p406-414
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Date of publication: April 2011
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This article looks at the levels of nurse staffing, and whether greater levels of nursing staff available increase patient safety.
Length of publication: 8 pages
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December 22, 2010
Source: Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
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Date of publication: December 2010
Publication type: Report
In a nutshell: This report seeks to identify what adequate staffing levels are for nurses. It looks at the consequences for short staffing and the business case for ensuring there are safe staffing levels.
Length of publication: 54 pages
August 28, 2010
Source: Journal of Advanced Nursing, 66(6) pp. 1291-6
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Date of publication: June 2010
Publication Type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: This article reports on research conducted in Belgium into the cost-effectiveness of increasing nurse staffing for cardiac surgery by comparing this with other interventions
Length of publication: 5 pages
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