Quality Improvement Program Outcomes for Endotracheal Intubation in the Emergency Department.

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Summary of "Quality Improvement Program Outcomes for Endotracheal Intubation in the Emergency Department."

We describe our 3-year experience with endotracheal intubation (ETI) outcomes during a multidisciplinary emergency department (ED)-based quality improvement (QI) program.


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Name: Journal of patient safety
ISSN: 1549-8425


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