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PHE Study: Immunity in COVID-19 Survivors

PHE Study: Immunity in COVID-19 Survivors

According to SIREN (Sarscov2 Immunity & REinfection EvaluatioN) study being conducted by Public Health England (PHE), those who... Read more

Effect of Nurse Staffing Ratios on Sepsis Care

Effect of Nurse Staffing Ratios on Sepsis Care

While adherence to evidence-based protocols for sepsis care ('SEP-1 bundles') can help reduce in-hospital mortality and length of stay,... Read more

Communicating COVID-19 Uncertainty to Public

Communicating COVID-19 Uncertainty to Public

A group of researchers from Germany has looked into the challenges of communication between healthcare sector and the wider public about COVID-19.... Read more

COVID-19 Infection at Work: Who is at Risk?

COVID-19 Infection at Work: Who is at Risk?

Essential workers, especially those in healthcare, have a greater risk of COVID-19 due to the nature of their work. Aside from healthcare workers... Read more

EU Reports on State of Health

EU Reports on State of Health

With the COVID-19 pandemic currently being the main factor to be considered in the health and well-being assessments, other elements,... Read more

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Let’s start with a quip. When you want to become an oncologist, you only need three or four years of primary school. You need to be able to read and write. The pathologist will tell you what type of cancer the patient has, you can read in the protocol what to do, what the treatment is, and for the dose you need to know: ‘Is it a man or a woman,... Read more

If somebody had asked me this question, “How are you, nurse?” 6-8 weeks ago, I would have probably cried. The situation in Great Britain was pretty tough, worse than in March-April 2020, when the whole crisis of COVID-19 started for us in the UK! I guess no other European country had to go through that bushfire we have to go through with the... Read more

“Cancer is a mobile disease. It changes while you look at it. Treat it like tuberculosis; 4 drugs for one year, at the same time!” Professor David Tuveson, CSHL   We do not execute what we already know!   Patients are dying because the scientific knowledge that is available today is not implemented to improve the... 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

Executive Health Management

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

From Our Journals

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

The Abdomen

Managing the abdomen and its complications in the intensive care unit...

Prof. Carlo Tascini

Improved Patient Assessment with MR-proADM

Prof. Carlo Tascini is Head of Infectious Diseases Clinic at Udine University

 Marco Belardinelli

MROpen EVO System - The Next Generation in Positional MR Imaging

ASG Superconductors is an Italian company specialising in superconductive...

Dr Donna Prosser

Future of Patient Safety: What We’ve Learned from the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in an unprecedented level of public...

 Nathaniel M. Sims

Closing the Loop: The Road to Zero Medication Errors

Summary: It is estimated that even today, medical errors are the...

Prof. Stefan Heinemann

Future medicine, today's healthcare

Is the “Smart Hospital” a chance for change? Prof. Heinemann explains...

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