Long-term effect of a Medical Emergency Team on mortality in a teaching hospital.

@article{Jones2007LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term effect of a Medical Emergency Team on mortality in a teaching hospital.},
  author={Daryl Andrew Jones and Helen Opdam and Moritoki Egi and Daniel J. Goldsmith and Samantha Bates and Geoffrey A Gutteridge and Andrea Kattula and Rinaldo Bellomo},
  journal={Resuscitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={74 2},
  pages={
          235-41
        }
}
AIM To assess the effect of a Medical Emergency Team (MET) service on patient mortality in the 4 years since its introduction into a teaching hospital. METHODS Using the hospital electronic database we obtained the number of admissions and in-hospital deaths "before-" (September 1998-August 1999), "during education-" (September 1999-August 2000), the "run-in period-" (September 2000-October 2000), and "after-" (November 2000-December 2004) the introduction of a MET service, intended to review… CONTINUE READING
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