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Pediatric rapid response teams in the academic medical center.

Mistry KP; Turi J; Hueckel R; Mericle JM; Meliones JN.

The authors discuss the implementation of a rapid response team for pediatric patient care and introduce the concept of a team that proactively monitors patients at risk of clinical deterioration rather than waiting to assess the patient when they have been alerted to a problem.