DEVICE SAFETY: Entrapment in hospital beds
JOAN FERLO TODD RN

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Nursing2014
December 2002 
Volume 32  Number 12
Pages 82 - 82
 
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ABSTRACT
© 2002 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Volume 32(12)             December 2002             p 82 When bed isn't a safe haven [DEVICE SAFETY]

TODD, JOAN FERLO RN

Joan Ferlo Todd is a nurse consultant at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Md.

although you need to support the adverse event–reporting policy of your health care facility, you may voluntarily report a medical device that doesn't perform as intended by calling MedWatch at 1-800-FDA-1088 (fax: 1-800-FDA-0178). The opinions and statements in this article are those of the author and may not reflect the view of the Department of Health and Human Services. Beverly Albrecht Gallauresi, RN, BS, MPH, coordinates Device Safety .

A 68-YEAR-OLD patient who was dysphasic and paralyzed on one side after a stroke somehow slid into a gap between her mattress and side ...

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