Critical Care Nursing

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Effect of Nurses’ Awareness on Myocardial Infarction Pain Management

Fariba Nasiri Ziba 1 and Fahime Barghi Shirazi 2 , *
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1 Faculty Member, M.Sc. in Nursing Education and WOCN / ET, Department of Medical and Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Master of Science Student in Medical-Surgical Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences (Bs hospital Torfeh Shahid Behshti University of Medical Sciences), Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Critical Care Nursing : February 2017, 10 (1); e10020
  • Published Online: February 25, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 28, 2017
  • Revised: February 18, 2017
  • Accepted: February 22, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ccn.10020

To Cite: Nasiri Ziba F, Barghi Shirazi F. Effect of Nurses’ Awareness on Myocardial Infarction Pain Management, Crit Care Nurs J. 2017 ; 10(1):e10020. doi: 10.5812/ccn.10020.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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