What is Early Warning Scoring and how does it help improve care?
Christian Subbe, MD
Senior Clinical Lecture
Bangor University - Wales
Dr. Subbe discusses identifying potential signs of early deterioration on the floor, the history of EWS, and the results of the VITAL II study.*
At the completion of this activity, the listener will understand:
- How EWS can help clinicians catch potential patient deterioration
- How Triple Modular Redundancy applies to healthcare
- How a well implemented program can affect patient outcomes
* Subbe, CPS and B. Duller. VITAL II: Effect of monitoring on ICU admissions & ICU mortality. Poster presented at iSRRS Conference. Melbourne, AUS. 2-3 May 2016.