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Nurs Stand. 2005 Sep 14-20;20(1):54-64; quiz 66.

Nursing the unconscious patient.

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Intensive Care Unit, North Middlesex University Hospital, London. max_geraghty@blueyonder.co.uk

Abstract

Unconscious patients are nursed in a variety of clinical settings and therefore it is necessary for all nurses to assess, plan and implement the nursing care of this vulnerable patient group. This article discusses the nursing management of patients who are unconscious and examines the priorities of patient care.

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16178324
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