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Adverse events in emergency department boarding: a systematic review.

do Nascimento Rocha HM, da Costa Farre AGM, de Santana Filho VJ. Adverse events in emergency department boarding: a systematic review. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2021;53(4):458-467. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12653.

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August 18, 2021
Rocha HM, Farre AGM, Santana Filho VJ. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2021;53(4):458-467.

Patient boarding in the emergency department (ED) can result in patient harm. This review explored the association between boarding in the ED and quality of care, outcomes, and adverse events. Increased boarding time was associated with poorer quality of care and outcomes.