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Abstract Number: 273

DECREASING ICU LENGTH OF STAY BY IMPROVING PATIENT TRANSFER PRACTICES TO TELEMETRY UNITS

Background: Prolonged intensive care unit (ICU) length of stay (LOS) has been shown to delay patients’ recovery, increase their exposure to the risk of infections, upsurge healthcare costs, and reduce care availability to other critically [...]

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