Published on in Vol 2, No 1 (2015): Jan-Jun

Nurses' Perceptions and Practices Toward Clinical Alarms in a Transplant Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Exploring Key Issues Leading to Alarm Fatigue

Nurses' Perceptions and Practices Toward Clinical Alarms in a Transplant Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Exploring Key Issues Leading to Alarm Fatigue

Nurses' Perceptions and Practices Toward Clinical Alarms in a Transplant Cardiac Intensive Care Unit: Exploring Key Issues Leading to Alarm Fatigue

Azizeh Khaled Sowan 1, RN,PhD;  Albert Fajardo Tarriela 2, RN;  Tiffany Michelle Gomez 3, RN,MN;  Charles Calhoun Reed 3, RN,PhD;  Kami Marie Rapp 4, RN

1 University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Nursing, Department of Health Restoration and Care Systems Management , San Antonio, TX, US

2 University Health System, Transplant Cardiac ICU , San Antonio, TX, US

3 University Health System, Center for Nursing Excellence , San Antonio, TX, US

4 University Health System, Nursing Administration , San Antonio, TX, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Azizeh Khaled Sowan, RN,PhD
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • School of Nursing, Department of Health Restoration and Care Systems Management
  • School of Nursing
  • 7703 Floyd Curl Dr. - MC 7975
  • San Antonio, TX
  • US
  • Phone: 1 210-567-5799
  • Email: sowan@uthscsa.edu