Can a barcode scanner for blood collection improve patient identification integrity in the emergency department? A prospective before-and-after study.
This QEMRF funded research aimed to describe the effect of interventions designed to improve patient identification (PI) during pathology collection in the Emergency Department.
Published results are available to view here
|Spain D, Crilly J, Pierce J, Steele M, Scuffham P, Keijzers G.|
|Emerg Med Australas. 2015 Jan 16. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12334. [Epub ahead of print]|
|PMID: 25594877 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]|