A Prospective Survey of Accidental Catheter and Tube Removal in a Surgical Intensive Care Unit

CAN M. F., URKAN M., yağcı g., ÖZERHAN İ. H., HARLAK A., ATEŞ Ç., ...More

ERCIYES MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.34, no.4, pp.170-173, 2012 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/etd.2012.46
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.170-173
  • Keywords: Catheter, device removal, intensive care units, patient care
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: No


intensive care unit (sICU) can result in insufficient treatment or monitoring of patients. Our aim was to evaluate the frequency and clinical features of UCRs in sICU patients.