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Title: In-hospital cardiac arrest epidemiology in a mature rapid response system.
Austin Authors: Jones, Daryl A ;Mercer, Inga ;Heland, Melodie J ;Detering, Karen M ;Radford, Samuel T ;Hart, Graeme K ;O'Donnell, David ;Bellomo, Rinaldo 
Affiliation: Surgery
Intensive Care
Advance Care Planning
Clinical Education Unit, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: 2-Mar-2017
Publication information: British Journal of Hospital Medicine (London, England : 2005) 2017; 78(3): 137-142
Abstract: An audit examined the epidemiology of in-hospital cardiac arrests 5 years after a rapid response system was introduced, exploring the frequency of arrests in monitored and unmonitored areas. Details of the initial cardiac rhythm and what proportion of events were preceded by a medical emergency team call were also assessed.
DOI: 10.12968/hmed.2017.78.3.137
ORCID: 0000-0002-1650-8939
Journal: British Journal of Hospital Medicine (London, England : 2005)
PubMed URL: 28277756
ISSN: 1750-8460
Type: Journal Article
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