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Bed Exit Alerts Preventing Falls in High Risk Patient

Posted on December 16, 2011
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About the Patient:

A 90 year old female, hospitalized at the surgical department for dynamic hip screw operation. The patient had delirium and was considered to be in danger of falling.

EarlySense Indication:

Bed Exit alerts

Assessment:

The patient was trying to leave the bed.

Response:

The nurses assisted the patient and prevented her from falling.

Outcome:

The patient was safely hospitalized and treated.

 

Surg. Dep., Netherlands