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A randomised controlled trial of the effect of continuous electronic physiological monitoring on the adverse event rate in high risk medical and surgical patients.

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We conducted a randomised controlled trial of mandated five-channel physiological monitoring vs standard care, in acute medical and surgical wards in a single UK teaching hospital. In all, 402 high-risk medical and surgical patients were studied. The primary outcome was the proportion of patients experiencing one or more major adverse events, including urgent staff calls, changes to higher care levels, cardiac arrests or death, in 96 h following randomisation. Secondary outcomes were the prop...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Anaesthesia
Volume:
61
Issue:
11
Pages:
1031-1039
Publication date:
2006-11-01
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EISSN:
1365-2044
ISSN:
0003-2409
Source identifiers:
61529
Language:
English
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uuid:579dc9b8-ef22-448a-aba4-5216aa78d603
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pubs:61529
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2012-12-19

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