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NICE Warning: Incorrect Use of IV drips Causing Fatalities

2013 10 Dec

A report published by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence warns that one third of surgery patients' death within days was caused by too much fluid.  Proper administration of intravenous (IV) drips in England and Wales’ hospitals is not practiced due to an "astonishing" lack of knowledge surrounding the issue, putting the lives... Read more