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Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

The beginning of the year is the time to make predictions for the future. Let us take a look at what some major analysts expect to be happening... Read more

Meaningful Connection with Patients: 5 Simple Practices for Clinicians

Meaningful Connection with Patients: Five Simple Practices

Human connection between a physician and a patient, though central to clinical care, is being increasingly neglected due to time constraints,... Read more

High Cost of Healthcare Bureaucracy in U.S.

High Cost of Healthcare Bureaucracy in U.S.

In 2017, Americans spent $812 billion on healthcare paperwork (over a third, 34.2%, of total expenditures for doctor visits, hospitals,... Read more

UKRI: Seeking New Ideas for Healthy Longevity

UKRI: Seeking New Ideas for Healthy Longevity

In an attempt to inspire breakthrough innovations that would help to improve physical, mental and social wellbeing of ageing populations,... Read more

Healthcare Digital Future at Arab Health 2020

Healthcare Digital Future at Arab Health 2020

The growing importance of technology for global healthcare industry will be the spotlight of Arab Health, the MENA region’s largest professional... Read more

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A personal reflection from a COVID-recovered Staff Nurse.   Happy New Year! I should scream it from the bottom of my heart to you all, dear readers, but it is only early January and I don’t feel really happy. It is THE NEW YEAR, but my feelings say – it is still March 2020 onwards, when the horror of COVID-19 started in the UK.... Read more

Martin J. Hatlie, JD is CEO of Project Patient Care (PPC), a non-profit organisation focussed on bringing the voice and experience of patients into healthcare improvement work. He also serves as Co-Director of the MedStar Institute for Quality and Safety, which integrates open and honest communication strategies, patient and family engagement,... Read more

Inaugurating her new column with HealthManagement.org, Sabine Torgler reflects on the news about the start of the vaccination programme against COVID-19 in the UK from the nurse’s perspective.   Since two weeks ago, it is public that the UK is starting its vaccination programme against COVID-19. When the BBC reported it on Wednesday,... 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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Dr. Donald Voltz

Does Technology Gap Cause Medical Errors?

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Prof. Arch. Simona Agger Ganassi

Prevention and Innovation for the Post-Pandemic New Normal

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Dr. Caroline Rubin

Bridging the Radiologist Staffing Gap with New Training Initiative

Summary: Across the world, there is a workforce crisis impacting...

Prof Eric Hoste

Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury: Questions Remain

Eric Hoste is Professor in Medicine and Head of Clinic at Ghent University...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

Multiple organ support

Interventions intended to support one organ can have unexpected implications...

Dr. Jürgen Fortin

Heart Failure – Noninvasive Hemodynamic Monitoring on the Rise

Heart Failure (HF) is a major and public health problem as it affects...

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