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Journal Article

A prospective review of adverse events during interhospital transfers of neonates by a dedicated neonatal transfer service.

Lim MTC, Ratnavel N. Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies. 2008;9:289-93.

This study discovered that avoidable human errors contribute to the majority of adverse events around interhospital transfers, and targeted prevention strategies should include further education and training efforts.