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Journal Article
Study

Developing a medical emergency team running sheet to improve clinical handoff and documentation.

Mardegan K, Heland M, Whitelock T, et al. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2013;39:570-5.

This study group created a standardized running sheet for documenting medical emergency team (MET) events at their medical center. About half of ward nurses felt that this tool improved patient handoffs to the arriving METs.