Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Frequency and pattern of medical emergency team activation among medical cardiology patient care unitsAndrea Schmid
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 30:81-4. 2007..The small descriptive analysis here suggests that further investigation in the patterns and monitoring of patient for early recognition to call for help is still needed...
- Failure to rescue: a literature reviewAndrea Schmid
Patient Care Services, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
J Nurs Adm 37:188-98. 2007..Research regarding the relationship between failure to rescue and registered nurse staffing as well as research examining the potential to reduce failure-to-rescue events will be explored...
- Impact of patient monitoring on the diurnal pattern of medical emergency team activationSanjay Galhotra
Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Crit Care Med 34:1700-6. 2006..To study the impact of time of day, day of week and level of patient monitoring on medical emergency team (MET) activation...