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ICU Management

The Night in the ICU

2020 11 Aug

An overview of the multiple characteristics of life overnight in a critical care ward, the relationships between caregivers, patients and family, and how this complex reality is embedded in an artificial and often unfriendly environment. Introduction Whether it is a matter of keeping on with the hard work - as day and night would... Read more

Executive Health Management

Overtime, Night Shifts Increase Injury Risk for Nurses

2015 15 Aug

According to an analysis of occupational injuries published in the International Journal of Nursing Studies , newly licensed registered nurses were likely to work schedules that are associated with increased risks for occupational injuries.  "Overtime and night shift work were significantly associated with increased injury risk in newly licensed... Read more