Posted by: western4uk | October 7, 2011
Standards for assessing, measuring and monitoring vital signs in infants, children and young people
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Title: Standards for assessing, measuring and monitoring vital signs in infants, children and young people
The Skinny: Guidance from the Royal College of Nursing on monitoring in children and young people:
- heart/pulse rate,
rate and effort,
- blood pressure,
- pain assessment
level of consciousness.
The document delivers the standard itself, a set of practice criteria and information on underpinning literature.
Posted in Ooops Missed Category! | Tags: Acute Services, Children, Clinical Effectiveness, Clinical Governance, Clinical Practice, Grey Literature, Guidelines, Health care, Hospital and community health services, Hospital Services, Hospitals, Nurses, Paediatrics, Quality Assurance, Quality assurance in health services, Quality control, Quality Improvement, Quality management, Quality of Patient Care, Young People