Title

Patient Characteristics Associated with False Arrhythmia Alarms in Intensive Care [Abstract 19717]

Document Type

Article

Journal or Conference Title

Circulation

ISSN

0009-7322

Volume

130

Issue

Supplement 2

First Page

A19717

Last Page

A19717

Publication Date

11-19-2014

Department

Nursing

Abstract

Introduction: A high rate of false arrhythmia alarms leads to clinical alarm fatigue, i.e. desensitization and inappropriate silencing of alarms.

Rights

Copyright © 2014 American Heart Association. All rights reserved.

Publisher Statement

Originally published as Harris, P. R., Zègre-Hemsey, J. K., Mammone, T., Schindler, D., Hu, X., Bai, Y., ... & Drew, B. J. (2014). Patient Characteristics Associated with False Arrhythmia Alarms in Intensive Care. Circulation, 130(Suppl 2), A19717-A19717.