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Roadmap for Implementing the New ABCDEF Bundle in Your ICU

Mary Ann Barnes-Daly, RN, BSN, CCRN, DC, clinical performance improvement consultant at Sutter Health, and Juliana Barr, MD, FCCM, associate professor of anesthesiology, perioperative and pain medicine at Stanford University and staff anesthesiologist and intensivist at VA Palo Alto Health Care System, will provide a strategy for intensive care unit (ICU) teams striving to implement the new ABCDEF Bundle.

Faculty will examine the new element of the bundle: family engagement and empowerment. The bundle includes:
A = Assess, Prevent and Manage Pain
B = Both Spontaneous Awakening Trials and Spontaneous Breathing Trials
C = Choice of Sedation
D = Delirium: Assess, Prevent and Manage
E = Early Mobility and Exercise
F = Family Engagement and Empowerment

Author(s):
Mary Ann Barnes-Daly, Juliana Barr

Categories: Quality and Patient Safety, ICU Liberation,
Content Type: Presentations,