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NAMDET has expanded to Facebook.
To access just go to Facebook and type in NAMDET, there are many photographs uploaded already.

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HSIB issue final report on NG feeding and tube placement

Colleagues at the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) have issued their final investigation report (17th December 2020) that looks at nasogastric tubes and how previously identified safety improvements for the placement of these tubes are put into practice. Data from national reporting systems shows that there were 14 incidents of misplaced NG tubes from April …

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Patient Safety Alert:foreign body aspiration during intubation and ventilation

The National Patient Safety Alert on the risk of foreign body aspiration during intubation, advanced airway management or ventilation, has been issued and can be accessed via the following link The most common types of foreign bodies identified in incident reports were transparent backing plastic from electrocardiogram (ECG) electrodes and plastic caps of unclear origin. …

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