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Open AccessPO02 – Clinical profile of children admitted to a paediatric intensive care unit due to acute clinical deterioration

09 May 2016

Nursing Children and Young People


Theme: Intensive care Background: There has been an increased number of critically ill patients admitted to paediatric departments. Only a few studies have described...

The impact of paediatric early warning systems

04 October 2012

Nursing Children and Young People

A&S Science

The child who is ill enough to be admitted to a children’s ward has the potential to deteriorate rapidly. If this deterioration is not recognised and acted on in a...

Nursing recognition and response to signs of clinical deterioration

01 October 2010

Nursing Management


The suboptimal assessment of patients for signs of clinical deterioration and the subsequent response has led to the development of national guidelines and tools for...

Errors in the nursing management of a deteriorating patient

15 November 2017

Nursing Standard

Evidence & practice

Effective management of the deteriorating patient requires early recognition of the signs of deterioration, timely review and appropriate interventions. However,...