Raising the SBAR: How better communication improves patient outcomes
Barbara B. Pope RN, CCNS, CCRN, MSN
Lisa Rodzen RN, BSN
Gene Spross RN, BSN

March 2008 
Volume 38  Number 3
Pages 41 - 43
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Pope, Barbara B. RN, CCNS, CCRN, MSN; Rodzen, Lisa RN, BSN; Spross, Gene RN, BSN

Barbara B. Pope is critical care clinical educator, Lisa Rodzen is manager of the surgical stepdown unit, and Gene Spross is manager of the medical-surgical unit at Albert Einstein Healthcare Network in Philadelphia, Pa. Figure. No caption available.

THOMAS GEE, 53, is in your unit with a diagnosis of right lower lobe pneumonia and exacerbation of his chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). He's on oxygen at 2 L/minute via nasal cannula and has a vascular access device infusing fluids and antibiotics. He calls you into his room to show you an itchy rash that's developing on his chest. You suspect he's having an ...

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