This new edition is the go-to book on rapid response systems (RRS). Thoroughly updated to incorporate current principles and practice of RRS, the text covers topics such as the logistics of creating an RRS, patient safety, quality of care, evaluating program results, and engaging in systems research.
Edited and written by internationally recognized experts and innovators in the field, Textbook of Rapid Response Systems: Concepts and Implementation, Second Edition is a valuable resource for medical practitioners and hospital administrators who want to implement and improve a rapid response system.
Michael A. DeVita, MDNorwalk, CT USA
Prof. Ken HillmanLiverpool Hospital, Intensive Care, Liverpool, Australia
Prof. Rinaldo BellomoAustin Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Heidelberg, Melbourne, Australia
Dr. Mandy OdellReading, UK
Prof. Daryl A. JonesAustin Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Melbourne, Australia
Bradford D. Winters, MD, PhDThe Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Geoffrey K. Lighthall, MDStanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, Stanford, CA, USA