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ICU Management


2020 11 Aug

The Night in the ICU  Read more

ICU Management

Study: Alarm Fatigue in an ICU

2016 14 Apr

Alarm fatigue in ICUs is a well-known issue; the U.S. Joint Commission’s national patient safety goals include reducing harm associated with clinical alarm systems (Goal 6 ). Cardiac monitors in particular trigger a high number of alarms compared to other ICU devices with alarms, such as infusion pumps and ventilators. A project in Texas by Azizeh... Read more