Table 8

Patient monitoring system
Number of hospitals where item was adequate Number of hospitals where some improvement was needed Number of hospitals where substantial improvement was needed
DH SDH DH SDH DH SDH
Re-assessment of all admitted children by a nurse 0 0 4 2 2 10
Re-assessment of all admitted children by a doctor 1 1 5 6 0 5
Assessment of nutritional status for all admitted children 0 0 2 1 4 11
Prioritization of severely ill children 1 0 3 5 2 7
Use of a monitoring chart for monitoring sick children 0 0 2 2 4 10

Hoque et al.

Hoque et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:197   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-197

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