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Emergency department crowding and risk of preventable medical errors.

Epstein SK, Huckins DS, Liu SW, et al. Emergency department crowding and risk of preventable medical errors. Intern Emerg Med. 2012;7(2):173-180. doi:10.1007/s11739-011-0702-8.

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May 16, 2012
Epstein SK, Huckins DS, Liu SW, et al. Intern Emerg Med. 2012;7(2):173-180.

Emergency department (ED) crowding was strongly associated with an increased risk of preventable medical error, in this study conducted in four Massachusetts EDs.

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Epstein SK, Huckins DS, Liu SW, et al. Emergency department crowding and risk of preventable medical errors. Intern Emerg Med. 2012;7(2):173-180. doi:10.1007/s11739-011-0702-8.