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Beeping Hospital Alarms

Beeping hospital equipment leading to some deaths, group says

CHICAGO — Constantly beeping alarms from devices that monitor the vital signs of the critically ill have "desensitized" hospital workers who sometimes ignore the noise, leading to at least two dozen deaths a year on average, a hospital accrediting group said Monday.

April 08, 2013 4:04 pmLoading…

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