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Journal Article
Review

The effectiveness of nurse education and training for clinical alarm response and management: a systematic review.

Yue L, Plummer V, Cross W. Journal of clinical nursing. 2017;26:2511-2526.

Managing alarms in clinical settings is a patient safety challenge for nurses. This systematic review of nursing educational interventions intended to enhance alarm management suggests that education either in simulated or actual clinical practice settings can help nurses manage clinical alarms safely.