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Application of failure mode effect analysis to improve the care of septic patients admitted through the emergency department.

Alamry A; Al Owais SM; Marini AM; Al-Dorzi H; Alsolamy S; Arabi Y.

A multidisciplinary team employed failure mode and effect analysis methodology to detect potential problems in the process of treating patients with sepsis at a large academic medical center in Saudi Arabia. The authors identified a set of corrective actions that they intend to implement to improve patient care.