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Top 10 Healthcare IT Hazards


9. Caregiver distractions from smartphones and other mobile devices.
"Half  of respondents to a 2010 survey of perfusionists acknowledged texting during heart-lung bypass procedures, with 15% further acknowledging that they accessed the Internet, and 3% reporting that they visited social networking sites during procedures," the report says.

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