Iatrogenic events in admitted neonates: a prospective cohort study

@article{Ligi2008IatrogenicEI,
  title={Iatrogenic events in admitted neonates: a prospective cohort study},
  author={Isabelle Ligi and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Arnaud and Elisabeth Jouve and Sophie Tardieu and Roland Sambuc and Umberto Sim{\'e}oni},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2008},
  volume={371},
  pages={404-410}
}
BACKGROUND Iatrogenic events are increasingly recognised as an important problem in all people admitted to hospital. However, few epidemiological data are available for iatrogenic events in neonatal high-risk units. We aimed to assess the incidence, nature, preventability, and severity of iatrogenic events in a neonatal centre and to establish the association of patient characteristics with the occurrence of iatrogenic events in neonates. METHODS We undertook an observational, prospective… CONTINUE READING
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