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Journal Article > Commentary
McCay L, Wu AW. Br J Hosp Med. 2012;73:C146-C148.
Exploring how medical errors affect second victims, this commentary recommends strategies to help them cope with such experiences.
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Sonia C. Swayze, RN, MA, and Angela James, RN, BSN; March 2013
While drawing labs on a woman admitted after a lung transplant, a nurse failed to clamp the patient's large-bore central line, allowing air to enter the catheter. The patient suffered a cerebral air embolism and was transferred to the ICU for several days.