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Monitoring the Unmonitored
Adverse events in general wards are not uncommon, and many are preventable. Mortality after surgery is 1000x higher than intraoperative mortality ¹. In the ward, vital signs are often abnormal, or trending toward abnormal, hours before cardiac arrest or IC transfer, but clinicians may only suddenly notice because of spot-checks are usually done on a 4-6 hours interval ². Abnormal RR has been shown to be an important predictor of serious events such as cardiac arrest an admission to an ICU ³ .
1. Sessler, et al., Beyond Failure to rescue: the time has come for continuous monitoring. British Journal of Anesthesia 2019, 122(3): 304-306.
2. Michard, et al., Protecting ward patients. ICU Management & Practice; Vol 19 – Issue 1 (2019).
3. Cretikos, et al., Respiratory rate: the neglected vital sign. MJA; Vol 188 No. 11, 657-659 (2008).Image
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