This presentation concerning the role of a nurse expert witness in cases involving critical care nursing standards of care may be used in determining if the individual nurse would want to serve as an expert witness and in alerting the potential expert witness to role expectations. All phases of the process are described, including discovery, deposition, and trial level testimony
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Critical Care Potpourri| February 01 1994
Be an Expert Witness for Critical Care Nursing
Ginny Wacker Guido, JD, MSN, RN
From the Department of Nursing, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico.
Reprint requests to Ginny Wacker Guido, JD, MSN, RN, Chair, Department of Nursing, Eastern New Mexico University, Station #12, Portales, New Mexico 88130.
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AACN Adv Crit Care (1994) 5 (1): 66–70.
Ginny Wacker Guido; Be an Expert Witness for Critical Care Nursing. AACN Adv Crit Care 1 February 1994; 5 (1): 66–70. doi:
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