Pediatric Rapid Response Team: Vital Sign Based System vs. Pediatric Early Warning Score System
59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States
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Approximately 8.5-14 of cardiopulmonary arrests in pediatrics occur outside the ICU with associated mortality rates from 50-67. Goal Implement a quality improvement initiative using the evidence-based PEWS criteria to improve recognition of deteriorating pediatric patients, allocation of PRRT resources, and pediatric staff satisfaction regarding the PRRT process.
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- Anatomy and Physiology