Journal Article

Nurse reports of adverse events during sedation procedures at a pediatric hospital.

Lightdale JR, Mahoney LB, Fredette ME, et al. Journal of perianesthesia nursing : official journal of the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses. 2009;24:300-6.

This study discovered that perianesthesia nurses more consistently report serious adverse events compared to minor ones even though the latter may provide equal opportunities for improvement and prevention.