Relationship of adverse events and support to RN burnout.
Lewis EJ, Baernholdt MB, Yan G, Guterbock TG. J Nurs Care Qual. 2014 Aug 21; [Epub ahead of print].
Nurses involved in medical errors are often considered second victims due to the emotional harms they experience. This study found that nurses who participated in preventable adverse events had higher levels of burnout, but peer or physician support following events appeared to have a protective effect.
Speaking up: factors and issues in nurses advocating for patients when patients are in jeopardy.
Rainer J. J Nurs Care Qual. 2014 Jul 31; [Epub ahead of print].
Weaving a healthcare tapestry of safety and communication.
Hay J, Collin S, Koruth S. Nurs Manage. 2014;45:40-46.
Feeling safe during an inpatient hospitalization: a concept analysis.
Mollon D. J Adv Nurs. 2014;70:1727-1737.
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