Clinical Competence

Assessing the Impact of Telemedicine on Nursing Care in Intensive Care Units.

Publication Date: 
Jan 02, 2016

BACKGROUND: Information on the impact of tele-intensive care on nursing and priority areas of nursing care is limited.

OBJECTIVES: To conduct a national benchmarking survey of nurses working in intensive care telemedicine facilities in the United States.

A comparison of Google Glass and traditional video vantage points for bedside procedural skill assessment.

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Jan 23, 2016

BACKGROUND: This pilot study assessed the feasibility of using first person (1P) video recording with Google Glass (GG) to assess procedural skills, as compared with traditional third person (3P) video.

[Evaluation of non-compliance of transfusion requests of packed red blood cells].

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Dec 08, 2015

BACKGROUND: Despite legislative acts develloped, many deficiencies were identified in blood requests at the National Blood TransfusionCenter impedding board and blood safety.

AIM: to evaluate the conformity of the different topics of packed red blood cells requests to the legislation.

Using Telemedicine Technology to Assess Physician Outpatient Teaching.

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Nov 07, 2015

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Video conferencing technology (telemedicine) can be applied to many settings within the medical community; we assessed the feasibility of its use in conducting observations of faculty at remote family medicine teaching sites.

Randomised controlled trial of a mobile phone infant resuscitation guide.

Publication Date: 
Nov 06, 2015

AIM: The aim of this study was to develop a mobile phone resuscitation guide (MPRG) and to evaluate its use during simulated resuscitation of a mannequin.