Emergency department is the place where many emergency procedures been performed. It has been mentioned always to conduct observations following any procedure.
Recently Royal College of Emergency Medicine has recommended specific time and numbers of post procedure observations.
RCEM recommended minimum observations at 5, 10, 15, 30 minutes post procedure.
RCEM mentioned in a tweet:
— RCEM (@RCollEM) February 10, 2018
RCEM also recommended for clear documentation of procedure with site, side, dose & time.