Clinical Decision-Making and Judgement in Nursing

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Carl Thompson
  • Dawn Dowding
    • Print ISBN 9780443070761

    Table of Contents

    Decision Making and Judgement in Nursing - An Introduction. Human Error, Bias, Decision Making and Judgement in Nursing - The Need for a Systematic Approach. What are Clinical Judgements?. How Nurses Use Clinical Information in Practice. Interpretation of Risk and Social Judgement Theory. What Decisions Do Nurses Make?. Making Sense of Research Evidence to Inform Decision Making. Decision Analysis. Clinical Guidelines. Computerised Decision Support. Decision Making and Judgement in Nursing - Some Conclusions.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    212
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2002
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443070761

    About the authors

    Carl Thompson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor (Personal Chair), Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK Senior Lecturer

    Dawn Dowding

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Applied Health Research School of Health Care University of Leeds Leeds, UK