Diagnostic-specific outcomes and nursing effectiveness research
NLM Title Abbreviation
Int J Nurs Terminol Classif
International journal of nursing terminologies and classifications
PURPOSE: To review the use of diagnosis-specific outcomes in health care and nursing. DATA SOURCES: Published literature, information databases. DATA SYNTHESIS: The need to identify nursing diagnosis-specific outcomes is necessary in order to expand nursing's knowledge base and identify the cost-effectiveness of nursing interventions. CONCLUSIONS: Outcomes work needs to be done across settings where care is provided. PRACTICE IMPLICATIONS: Outcomes information is necessary to identify the cost and impact of nursing interventions.
Humans, Information Systems/organization & administration, Nursing Diagnosis/economics/standards, Nursing Research/methods, Outcome Assessment (Health Care)/methods, Terminology as Topic
Published Article/Book Citation
International journal of nursing terminologies and classifications, 15:2 (2004) pp.49-57.