The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Stoelting Conference 2019: perioperative deterioration--early recognition, rapid intervention, and the end of failure-to-rescue.
The anesthesia community has been a leader in patient safety innovation for over four decades. This conference summary highlights presented content related to the conference theme of “preventing, detecting, and mitigating clinical deterioration in the perioperative period.” The results of a human-centered design analysis exploring tactics to reduce failure to rescue were summarized.
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