Author: Earven, S.

Improving Outcomes for Mechanically Ventilated Medical Intensive Care Unit Patients Using Advanced Practice Nurses: A 6-Year Experience.

The care of patients requiring long-term mechanical ventilation (LTMV) has been the focus of many national institutional initiatives. Professional organizations such as the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN), Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the American College of Chest Physicians have identified the topic of weaning from mechanical ventilation as a research priority. […]