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Promoting the 6Cs of Nursing in Patient Assessment

Clarke, Chris (2014) Promoting the 6Cs of Nursing in Patient Assessment. Nursing Standard, 28 (44). pp. 52-59. ISSN Print: 0029-6570 Online: 2047-9018

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Recognising the deteriorating patient is an essential nursing skill, and structured frameworks should be in place to assist effective patient assessment. The aim of this article is to encourage nurses to consider how to promote the 6Cs of nursing within such assessment. The article provides an overview of the Patient Assessment and Clinical reasoning Tool designed to facilitate the development of clinical reasoning skills and effective communication with other healthcare professionals, therebyenhancing patientcentred

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: 6Cs of nursing, patient assessment, patient-centred care, patient deterioration, pre-registration nurse education
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Chris Clarke
Date Deposited: 09 Sep 2016 11:14
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:13

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