Clinical profile of hospitalized children provided with urgent assistance from a medical emergency team.


OBJECTIVE The purpose of this work was to describe the frequency, characteristics, and outcomes of critical events and hospitalized children requiring medical emergency team review. PATIENTS AND METHODS We conducted an audit of prospectively collected medical emergency team forms and a retrospective review of medical charts during an 18-month period at a… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2007-1584