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Authors

  1. Gavaghan, Susan R. MSN, RN
  2. Carroll, Diane L. PhD, RN

Abstract

Family needs of critically ill individuals and the nursing interventions to meet these needs have spanned 3 decades of research. Researchers have found that interventions appear to meet some family needs, but more can be done to provide family-centered care and improve patient outcomes.