Staff at a north hospital made their own vow yesterday to allow a brideto-be to attend her big day, after an unplanned admission
put her wedding preparations into jeopardy.
Mackay, "Unplanned admission
to the intensive care unit in postoperative patients-an indicator of quality of anaesthetic care?," Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, vol.
The most deprived children were almost twice as likely to experience an unplanned admission
in 2015-16 as the least deprived.
These tools also take proactive actions, leading to reduced rapid response calls, unplanned admission
to critical areas or higher level of care and mortalities, as well as decreased cases of cardiac arrests, lesser documentation errors and faster electronic calculations.
The most recent of these studies examined ambulatory orthopaedic procedures and found an unplanned admission
rate of 0.14%.
The time to critical care admission after surgery was also significantly prolonged in the unplanned admission
Patients were included in the study only if they experienced emergency surgery, unplanned admission
to the ICU, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or unexpected death.
These will be assessed through 26 measures that are part of Jawda, including surgical site infection rates for Caesarean sections, rate of unplanned admission
for emergency heart failure and rate of perinatal mortality.
The major indications for unplanned admission
to the ICU in this study were preeclampsia/eclampsia, obstetric haemorrhage and respiratory distress.
Hillman, "Unplanned admission
to intensive care after emergency hospitalisation: risk factors and development of a nomogram for individualising risk," Resuscitation, vol.
Once a week, two investigators (ND and AB) recorded the occurrence of death or unplanned admission
in an intensive or intermediate care unit during the first 15 days of hospitalization on regular wards, as provided by our Hospital Medical Information Department.
Major finding: In pediatric sedations performed by pediatric hospitalists, the procedure completion rates were more than 99%, there were no deaths, and there was fewer than one unplanned admission
per 2,000 sedations.