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Patient safety in intensive care: results from the multinational Sentinel Events Evaluation (SEE) study.

Valentin A, Capuzzo M, Guidet B, et al. Intensive care medicine. 2006;32:1591-8.

The authors conducted an analysis of adverse events in intensive care units (ICUs) worldwide and found that problems with medications, indwelling lines, airway, and equipment failures occur frequently in ICUs.