Quasi-Experimental Study to Improve Nurses’ QT-Interval Monitoring: Results of QTIP Study
American Journal of Critical Care, 05/15/2012
Pickham D et al. – These study results demonstrate that nurses’ baseline ability to perform QT interval monitoring is extremely poor. An unacceptable amount of error persists after an educational intervention. Accurate computer–assisted methods are needed to reduce the error associated with manual QT–interval monitoring.