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Single Patient Safety Database for NHS and Private Care

Single Patient Safety Database for NHS and Private Care

Patient safety data across the UK public (National Health System, NHS) and private healthcare sectors to be gathered in a single online... Read more

Effectiveness of Sterilisation Techniques

Effectiveness of Sterilisation Techniques

Steam sterilisation proved to be the most effective and had the largest margin of safety when compared to low-temperature sterilisation... Read more

#EHMA2020: Last Call for Abstracts

#EHMA2020: Last Call for Abstracts

Only few days have left until 1 March, which is the deadline for abstract submission for the European Health Management Association (EHMA)... Read more

Daily ICCs as Efficient Model of Hospital Communication

Daily Integrated Care Conferences as Efficient Model of Communication

Significantly reducing the length of a patient’s stay can be achieved by a measure as obvious as provider teams holding integrated care... Read more

Internationally Educated Nurses: Pros and Cons

Internationally Educated Nurses: Pros and Cons

Hiring foreign trained nursing staff is sometimes thought of as challenging, raising concerns about possible collaboration and performance... Read more

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  My Dear Readers, Time is flying, and here I am again, sharing my thoughts as a registered nurse working during a very dramatic time.   The first half of the year of 2021 is over. If you reflect now, one can not comprehend of what has happened in the world during these last months. It is almost impossible. Where will one start and stop?... Read more

Is there a time after COVID-19? Do you regularly hear the question of what we will do after COVID-19? Or what should we do? This is a strange question, because there will be no time after Coronavirus. Corona is an endemic virus, that is among us and does not go away. There is also no time after Influenza. Endemic viruses are here. We need to take... Read more

There is a high demand for a comfortable, small and mobile solution for affordable blood pressure and vital sign monitoring in the general ward to improve patient safety and outcome, as mortality after surgery is a thousand times higher than intraoperative death. 1    CNSystems has enhanced its non-invasive CNAP® technology for perioperative... Read more

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Liver Fibrosis: Patients Can Be At Risk Of Death Even Without Exhibiting Symptoms

2020 18 Dec

1 in 5 advanced fibrosis patients evolves to cirrhosis in as little as two and a half years. The liver is the largest gland in the human body and, weighing roughly two kilograms, it is the second largest organ after the skin. Its varied functions include supplying the brain with glucose, filtering toxins out of the blood, producing proteins,... 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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Dr. Frederic Michard

The Future of Haemodynamic Monitoring: From Planet Mars to Resource Limited Countries

When envisioning the future of haemodynamic monitoring, we cannot limit...

 Chris McCahan

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Introducing a global healthcare financing perspective Meet HealthManageme

Dr. Carl Waldmann

Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Critical Care

Key Messages 1. We need to Identify high risk patients early on...

Dr. Gerrit Slooter

Transforming Colorectal Surgery Outcomes

How End to End Enhanced Recovery and Prehabilitation Transformed Colorectal...

Prof. Petra Innerhofer

Evidence for using first-line coagulation factor concentrates for trauma- induced coagulopathy

Fibrinogen limits coagulopathy and massive bleeding, has less transfusion

Dr. Gabriel Heras La Calle

Getting Started with a Health Blog

The Internet is full of blogs. They are multithemed sites, self-managed...

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