|English title dissertation||Getting Better; Nurse practitioner's research for quality improvement in cardiac surgery.|
|Name PhD (surname first)||van Valen, R.|
|Doctor is (has been) nurse|
|Date of promotion||01/11/2017|
|Promotores||Prof. dr. A.J.J.C. Bogers|
This thesis describes the efforts to reduce complications during and after cardiac surgery and to enhance the quality of patient care during the in-hospital stay after surgery. Several important topics for daily patient care will be addressed. In light of this goal, the scope and aims of the research described in this thesis are to improve patient outcomes after cardiac surgery by researching the following early perioperative and long-term postoperative issues.
|Download dissertation (English)||R.vanValen-thesis.pdf|