Journal Article

Pediatric rapid response teams in the academic medical center.

Mistry KP, Turi J, Hueckel RM, et al. Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine. 2006;7.

The authors discuss the implementation of a rapid response team for pediatric patient care and introduce the concept of a team that proactively monitors patients at risk of clinical deterioration rather than waiting to assess the patient when they have been alerted to a problem.