Our Case Studies
CRICO's case studies educate you on what can go wrong in clinical settings and how you can prevent similar issues.
Vegetative State After Restraints Entanglement
An inpatient with suicidal tendencies is in a permanent vegetative state after becoming entangled in his restraints.
Failure to Diagnose Myocordial Infarction
A 77-year-old with a pre-op history of abnormal EKGs died in the PACU following a cholecystectomy
Shaky Adherence of Patient Identification During Blood Transfusion
A 59-year-old female whose last name matched another Emergency Department patient had an acute hemolytic reaction after she received the incorrect blood type.