Between May 2003 and February 2004 NSW Health was notified of five instances of patient misadventure due to incorrectly assembled self-inflating bagmask device​s. This issue discusses preliminary findings which may be contributory factors in these incidents and outlines preliminary recommendations from NSW Health for the safe application of self-inflating bag-mask devices.

File Size: 165 kb
Type: Background, Bulletin
Date of Publication: 01 March 2004
SHPN: 040048