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Patterns of errors contributing to trauma mortality: lessons learned from 2,594 deaths.

Gruen RL, Jurkovich GJ, McIntyre LK, et al. Transactions of the .. Meeting of the American Surgical Association. 2006;124.

The researchers audited 9 years of records related to inpatient trauma deaths and found identifiable error patterns that can be used to target error interventions.