A 07 Clinical Comparative Effectiveness Research

Monday, 12 July 2010: 2:45 PM-4:00 PM
Marie A. Mompoint, RN, DNP, FNP-C, General Medicine Unit, Atlanta Veterans Medical Center, Decatur, GA
2:45 PM
Efficacy of Controlling Night Time Noise and Light to Improve Patients' Sleep Quality in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit

Tsae-Jyy Wang, PhD, RN
Department of Nursing, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
Shu-Yan Lee, MS, RN
Department of Nursing, Tri-Service Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan

3:05 PM
Comparison of Ultrasound-Guided Modified Seldinger Technique Versus Deep Peripheral Vein Intravenous Catheter Placement with Ultrasound Alone in Patients with Difficult Intravenous Access

William G. Warrington, PhD, RN
Advanced Practice Nursing & Research, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL
Teresa A. Kamps, RN, CRNI
Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Department, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL

3:25 PM
To Determine the Incidence and Staging of Pressure Ulcers When Using Two Specialty Microclimate Mattresses

Jeanne Siegel, PhD, ARNP, BC
Nursing, University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies, Coral Gables, FL
Vivian Padron Fajardo, PhD, ARNP
School of Nursing and Health Studies, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
Denise Korniewicz, PhD, RN
School of Nursing, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL