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The interrelationship of isolation precautions and adverse events in an acute care facility.

Spence MR, McQuaid M. Am J Infect Control. 2011;39(2):154-155.

Incident reports were filed much more frequently for patients who were under isolation precautions for infection control, corroborating prior research showing that these patients are at elevated risk for patient safety problems.