Simulation for Clinical Preparedness for Pediatric Emergencies
Repository Posting Date2017-09-22T20:34:43Z
Author(s)Gallagher, Elizabeth; Mariani, Bette A.; Zazyczny, Kelly Ann; Decina, Patricia; Waraksa, Lisa
Author DetailsBette A. Mariani, PhD, RN, College of Nursing, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, USA; Kelly Ann Zazyczny, MSN, Pediatrics, Interventional Radiology, and Vascular Access, Main Line Health System, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA; Patricia Decina, MSN, MHA, BSN, Pediatrics, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA; Lisa Waraksa, BSN, Pediatrics, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA; Elizabeth Gallagher, MSN, RN, CPN, Mainline Health, Havertown, Pennsylvania, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Other Title(s)Simulation in Emergency Situations
The outcomes for children who sustain an in-hospital cardiopulmonary arrest remains poor. The purpose of this pilot study was to determine if pediatric simulation affects nurses' knowledge, practices, and confidence when managing a pediatric code.