volume 85, issue 4, P369-372 2009
DOI: 10.1590/s0021-75572009000400017
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Abstract: AbstractObjective: To evaluate the accuracy of pediatric patients' death records of a tertiary care center, comparing these records with data from a previous study. Methods:Death records entered on the medical charts of non-resuscitated patients between 1999 and 2001 were compared with the medical procedure during cardiac arrest, which was described based on the Utstein-style guidelines. Our results were compared (using the chi-square test for equality of distributions) with the results of a previous study, w…

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