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Designing and developing a new high dependency unit. Here's one I prepared earlier....

Victoria Hospital, Blackpool.
Nursing in Critical Care (Impact Factor: 0.65). 07/1996; 1(4):198-201.
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A new high dependency unit is established for postoperative cardiac patients, from design to implementation Facilities were incorporated within financial, time and space constraints. Layout and use of space was determined for optimal working conditions and care of the patient. The choice of equipment was a vital part of the high dependency unit. The crucial role of nurses in this project is emphasised.

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