Date of Award
Master's Essay - Restricted
Master of Science (MS)
This paper reviews the current literature related to the needs of families of critically ill patients. Implications for nursing practice and nursing research are identified. Methods for family assessment are included. The evolution of the Critical Care Family Needs Inventory, including the reliability and validity of this tool is discussed.
Freundl, Kathleen, "Needs of Families of Critically Ill Patients: A Review of the Literature and Implications for Nursing Practice" (1992). Master's Essays (1922 - ). 81.