33rd Online Learning Article (Course Code CNE2023-001)
Specialty: Critical Care Nursing

Title: Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in Acute and Critical Care: A Concise Review of the Literature and Data 2008–2018

Ruth M. Kleinpell, R.M., Grabenkort, W.R., Kapu, A.N., Constantine, R., Sicoutris, C.
Published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. on behalf of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.
DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003925


The participant should be able to:

  • Review the progression of advanced nursing practitioners at various clinical settings in the past decade.
  • Identify the metrics adopted and the limitations in measuring the value of advanced nursing practitioners.
  • Understand the evidence of the outcomes of advanced nursing practitioners.

Study Material

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  • There are 5 questions in the Quiz.
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