Intensive care unit use and collaboration between nurses and physicians

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    An examination of the functions of intensive care units, their historical development, and their benefits, risks, and costs indicates the need for investigation of their effectiveness. Further study is proposed of collaboration between nurses and physicians, potentially a crucial element in improving patient outcomes in intensive care units.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)332-338
    Number of pages7
    JournalHeart and Lung: Journal of Critical Care
    Issue number4
    StatePublished - Jan 1 1989


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
    • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
    • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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