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8/31/14 - Care facility choice after hospital discharge about more than location, location, location
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science INDIANAPOLIS- Twenty-first-century patients typically don't stay in the hospital until they are completely well or totally healed. However, it is a decision for which many patients and families are unprepared and unsupported, according to scientists from the Indiana University C
8/31/14 - Federal Drug Discount Program faces challenges, report finds
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science A federal program that provides billions in drug discounts to safety net hospitals and other health care providers is expanding under health care reform, but divergent views on the purpose and future scope of the program creates uncertainty for safety net providers and drug...
8/31/14 - Many older emergency department patients are malnourished
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science More than half of emergency department patients age 65 and older who were seen at UNC Hospitals during an 8- week period were either malnourished or at risk for malnutrition. In addition, more than half of the malnourished patients had not previously been diagnosed, according to
8/31/14 - MRSA colonization common in groin and rectal areas
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health Colonization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus allows people in the community to unknowingly harbor and spread this life-threatening bacteria. The study was published in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of...
8/31/14 - One in 6 lupus patients readmitted to hospital within 30 days of discharge
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science A new study reveals that one in six patients with systemic lupus erythematosus is readmitted to the hospital within 30 days of being discharged. "SLE patients have one of the highest hospital readmission rates compared to those with other chronic illnesses," explains Jinoos Yaz
8/31/14 - Prognosis of pneumonia: value of respiratory rate often overlooked
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science Pneumonia- a severe lung infection- is the most common disease calling for hospital admission. More than one out of ten pneumonia patients die of the disease. However, far too little use is still being made of this vital sign in clinical practice, as Richard Strau? and co-autho
8/31/14 - Researchers at Center for Disease Control and Prevention Report New Data on Cerebral Hemorrhage (Predictors of in-hospital death and symptomatic...
The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from Center for Disease Control and Prevention, "A total of 7193 patients with a clinical diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke and a documented National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score were treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator within 4 5 hours of time last known to be
8/31/14 - Researchers at Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Report New Data on Chest Pain (Minimizing Door-to-Balloon Time Is Not the Most Critical Factor...
For more information on this research see: Minimizing Door-to-Balloon Time Is Not the Most Critical Factor in Improving Clinical Outcome of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients Undergoing Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Critical Care Medicine, 2014; 42 (8): 1788-1796. Critical Care Medicine can be contacted at: Lippincott William
8/31/14 - Researchers at Women's Hospital Target Coronary Artery Disease (Value of reserve pulse pressure in improving the risk stratification of patients with...
For more information on this research see: Value of reserve pulse pressure in improving the risk stratification of patients with normal myocardial perfusion imaging. European Heart Journal, 2013; 34 (27): 2074-81 a. ( Oxford University Press- www.oup.com/; European Heart Journal- eurheartj.oxfordjournals.org). The news correspondents report that ad
8/31/14 - Researchers from Central Hospital Report Findings in Coronary Artery Disease (Serum adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein is independently associated...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Heart Disease Weekly A new study on Heart Diseases and Conditions is now available. According to news reporting from Kagawa, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "The association between circulating adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein levels and coronary artery disease is reported. The news corre
8/31/14 - Study: New tool proves effective in evaluating doctor's bedside manner
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science The best way to improve a doctor's bedside manner may lie in a new tool that evaluates and helps medical residents improve their communication and other soft skills to become better doctors, according to a new study led by Women's College Hospital's Dr. The study, published in t
8/31/14 - UTMB researchers develop model to predict COPD hospital readmission
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health& Science Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have identified predictors of early rehospitalization among patients hospitalized for complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This study was recently published in the Annals of the American...
8/29/14 - Data on Internal Medicine Reported by Researchers at Turku University Hospital (The quality of internal medicine hospital care during summer holiday...
Data on Internal Medicine Reported by Researchers at Turku University Hospital. According to news reporting originating in Turku, Finland, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Aims and objectives The July/August Phenomenon is a period when the quality of care in hospitals is thought to decrease due to summer vacation stand-ins and new staff.
8/29/14 - Findings from Ataturk Teaching and Research Hospital Has Provided New Data on Acromegaly (Evaluation of central corneal and central retinal...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A new study on Pituitary Gland Diseases is now available. According to news reporting originating in Ankara, Turkey, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Acromegaly is a disorder with increased morbidity which can involve many organs and the eye can be one of them which was investi
8/29/14 - Findings from Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital in the Area of Pediatrics Described (Arrested growth and spontaneous tumor regression of...
Findings from Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital in the Area of Pediatrics Described. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Current study results on Pediatrics have been published. Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, "The medical charts, imaging findings, opera
8/29/14 - Findings from Rotterdam Eye Hospital in the Area of Genetics and Retinitis Pigmentosa Described (IMPG2-Associated Retinitis Pigmentosa Displays...
Findings from Rotterdam Eye Hospital in the Area of Genetics and Retinitis Pigmentosa Described. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Genomics& Genetics Weekly Data detailed on Genetics and Eye Disease have been presented. According to news reporting originating in Rotterdam, Netherlands, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "To provide the
8/29/14 - Findings from Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Provide New Insights into Cirrhosis (Systematic review: the treatment of muscle cramps in patients with...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week New research on Cirrhosis is the subject of a report. According to news reporting out of Sydney, Australia, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Up to 88% of patients with hepatic cirrhosis experience painful muscle cramps resulting in sleep deprivation and impaired quality of life. Our news journ
8/29/14 - Findings from University Hospital Update Understanding of Clinical Practice (Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers and risk of hospital mortality in...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Research findings on Clinical Research are discussed in a new report. According to news originating from Granada, Spain, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Aims and objectives Pressure ulcers are a common and serious complication in critically ill patients. Our news journalist
8/29/14 - Findings in the Area of Diet and Nutrition Reported from St. Vincent's Hospital (Nutrition and hydration in dying patients: the perceptions of acute...
Findings in the Area of Diet and Nutrition Reported from St. Vincent's Hospital. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week New research on Diet and Nutrition is the subject of a report. The news correspondents obtained a quote from the research from St. Vincent's Hospital, "When people are dying, they often experience a loss o
8/29/14 - Investigators at Virginia University Medical Center Report New Data on Pneumothorax (Spontaneous pneumothorax as indicator for Birt-Hogg-Dube...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Data detailed on Pleural Diseases have been presented. According to news reporting originating from Amsterdam, Netherlands, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome is a rare autosomal dominantly inherited disorder caused by germline mutations in the follicul
8/29/14 - Investigators from University Hospital Target Clinical Nursing (The impact of educational interventions for nurses on mechanically ventilated...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week A new study on Nursing is now available. According to news reporting out of Irbid, Jordan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Aims and objectives. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from University Hospital, "Sharing decision between healthcare providers about we
8/29/14 - Many older emergency department patients are malnourished
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week More than half of emergency department patients age 65 and older who were seen at UNC Hospitals during an 8- week period were either malnourished or at risk for malnutrition. In addition, more than half of the malnourished patients had not previously been diagnosed, according to a new
8/29/14 - MRSA colonization common in groin and rectal areas
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Colonization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus allows people in the community to unknowingly harbor and spread this life-threatening bacteria. The study was published in Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of.
8/29/14 - New Antibiotics Study Results Reported from Jena University Hospital (Dynamics of soluble and cellular inflammatory markers in nasal lavage obtained...
New Antibiotics Study Results Reported from Jena University Hospital. According to news reporting out of Jena, Germany, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "In cystic fibrosis patients, the upper airways display the same ion channel defect as evident in the lungs, resulting in chronic inflammation and infection. Our news journalists obtained a quot
8/29/14 - New Endotoxins Findings from Children's Hospital Reported (The SLE transcriptome exhibits evidence of chronic endotoxin exposure and has widespread...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week New research on Biological Factors is the subject of a report. According to news reporting from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Gene expression studies of peripheral blood mononuclear cells from patients with systemic lupus erythematosus have demons
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