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Integrating physician assistants into the practice setting

Citation
Gray M, Smith F, McKeown D, Donaldson J, Hendry S, Page L & Scholes J (2010) Integrating physician assistants into the practice setting. Nursing Management, 17 (7), pp. 23-27. https://doi.org/10.7748/nm2010.11.17.7.23.c8057

Abstract
The role of anaesthetic practitioner was established in England using the National Anaesthesia Practitioner Curriculum Framework (Department of Health 2005) and is now being adopted in Scotland. This article reports part of a 29-month evaluation of the first two cohorts of physician assistant (anaesthesia) students as they progressed through their education programme, and discusses the management of integrating this role in clinical practice.Read More: http://rcnpublishing.com/doi/abs/10.7748/nm2010.11.17.7.23.c8057

Keywords
Anaesthetic team; physician assistant (anaesthesia); theatre team

Journal
Nursing Management: Volume 17, Issue 7

StatusPublished
Author(s)Gray, Morag; Smith, Fiona; McKeown, Dermot; Donaldson, JH; Hendry, Susan; Page, Lucie; Scholes, Julie
Publication date31/10/2010
PublisherRCN Publishing
ISSN1354-5760
eISSN2047-8976
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