SESSION TITLE: Education and Quality Improvement
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: To study the number and types of adverse events entered during intra-hospital transport of ICU patients. Interventions provided along with outcomes.
METHODS: A prospective observational study of 438 intra-hospital ICU patients of our hospital transported for diagnostic purposes during May 2012 - june 2013. The escorting intensivist completed the profoma charting out the adverse events occuring during transport just after transport was over.