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COVID-19: in Search for Answers to Major Questions

COVID-19: in Search for Answers to Major Questions

Researchers use mathematical modelling to predict the persistence of SARS-CoV-2 in the human population after its initial pandemic stage... Read more

WHO May Lose Its Largest Donor

WHO May Lose Its Largest Donor

The U.S. is suspending its funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) until it has reviewed the agency’s response to the COVID-19 crisis.... Read more

Planning Your Surge Capacity: Useful Tools

Planning Your Surge Capacity: Useful Tools

As of 12 April , the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases around the world is approaching 1.8 million. Almost 110,000 people have died... Read more

Where Does COVID-19 Vaccine Development Stand?

Where Does COVID-19 Vaccine Development Stand?

Researchers around the world are testing a wide range of COVID-19 vaccine candidates, with over a hundred vaccines in development, and... Read more

COVID-19 for R&D: Blessing or Curse?

COVID-19 for R&D: Blessing or Curse?

This week Cancer Research UK has announced that it has cut funding to its research activities. At the same time, the EU is aiming to raise... Read more

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Vonda Vaden Bates is an alliance builder and leadership coach with over 30 years of experience helping professionals and organisations succeed. In 2012, her husband, Yogiraj Charles Bates, died from one of the most common preventable causes of death, known as hospital-associated venous thromboembolism.  In 2013, Vonda decided to contribute... Read more

During the past decade, healthcare systems have been expanding their avenues to serve countries around the globe, breaking free from conventional norms. Today, these organisations are on the lookout for well-planned strategies to accelerate the growth patterns and increase cost efficiency. The key to meet these goals necessitates merger and acquisition (M&A)... Read more

It is five in the morning as a healthcare worker gets out of bed. Let us call her Emma. She is self-isolated from the rest of the family in her own home. It has been months since she hugged her children and her husband. She gets ready and heads out to work. It is barely seven in the morning when she begins her shift – one of many dozens she... Read more

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Spotlight On: Sutter Health Fights Pneumonia One Toothbrush at a Time

2020 23 Apr

Pneumonia can be deadly in a hospital setting. Two main factors contribute to the approximately 20 percent mortality rate of this healthcare-associated infection (HAI). First, whatever condition brought the patient to the hospital in the first place has likely weakened them, making the patient more vulnerable to the illness. Plus, the germs that patients... Read more

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Spotlight On: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Reduces CLABSI with APSS #2

2020 23 Apr

HAIs are costly both in terms of harm/mortality and cost. Close attention to aseptic practices and monitoring patients can greatly reduce the incidence of these infections. Central Line-Associated Bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are the most costly type of hospital-acquired infections, both in terms of morbidity and mortality, and financial... Read more

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Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of Mini-Spike® 2 Chemo V - A Closed System Transfer Device

2019 08 Aug

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of airborne contamination Jürgen Gebel, Sapuna Kuriakose, Barbara Grüter, Martin Exner; University of Bonn Hospital, Institute for Hygiene and Public Health, Germany   BACKGROUND Nosocomial infections pose a major problem in the healthcare system because they contribute... Read more

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 Amy Freeman-Sanderson

Rehabilitation of the Critically Ill: The Role of Allied Health Professionals

Rehabilitation and recovery following ICU admission aims to improve...

 Kohei Kurihara

Can Blockchain change the healthcare ecosystem?

Discovering the potential of Blockchain development; pursuing advantages...

 Phil Weihser

Redesigning Emergency Ambulatory Care with Point-of-Care Testing: Reduced Costs and Length of Stay

Many patients presenting to the hospital ‏emergency department do not...

 Paul de Schepper

Point-of-Care US: A New Service Delivery Model

Medical care in the Netherlands is organised through a gatekeeper, the...

 Sam Baker

Providing Alternative Outpatient Delivery Channels

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated implementation of key digitalisation...

Dr. Joyce Heijneman

Improving quality of care in severe traumatic brain injury patients

Process indicator-based plan-do-act-check cycle in a single-centre...

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