Modified Early Warning System (Mews), Indicator Of Changes In Patient's Condition In The General Wards: A Sistematic Review
- Zaenal Abidin, Nissa Aruming Sila, Alwan Revai, Gusti Pandi Liputo
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- Zaenal Abidin
Available Online April 2017.
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- Modified Early Warning System, early recognition, patient deteriorating
- Changes in patient condition into critical condition characterized by hemodynamic changes in several indicators. Early recognition to such changes becomes nurse's responsibility, it requires a special clue or instrument to assess the changes in patient's condition. Modified Early Warning System (MEWS) is one method to assess changes in the patient's condition through some hemodynamic indicators including temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiratory rate, and level of consciousness. Through this systematic review, researchers will assess the effectiveness of the Modified Early Warning System (MEWS) as a means of detecting changes in the patient's condition. Methods: Search of journal articles was used PECOT framework article in database; Ebscho, Science Direct, Elsevier, Sage Journals, Scopus, ProQuest, and Pub Med with limitations of publication time is in the last 10 years (2007-2017). There was 15 International journals and researchers conducted review to all of those journals. Results: Overall, those journal mentioned that the Modified Early Warning System (MEWS) was able to be applied in early detection of changes in patient's condition. Conclusion: These systematic review strongly recommend the use of the Modified Early Warning System (MEWS) as a tool to detect changes in the patient's condition.
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TY - CONF AU - Zaenal Abidin AU - Nissa Aruming Sila AU - Alwan Revai AU - Gusti Pandi Liputo PY - 2017/04 DA - 2017/04 TI - Modified Early Warning System (Mews), Indicator Of Changes In Patient's Condition In The General Wards: A Sistematic Review BT - 8th International Nursing Conference on Education, Practice and Research Development in Nursing (INC 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 2468-5739 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/inc-17.2017.19 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/inc-17.2017.19 ID - Abidin2017/04 ER -