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  • Hospital
  • Continuing education and training of hospital staff, consistent application of infection control practices, and availability of adequate personnel protective equipment are additional resources implemented for the care of highly infectious patients and to maintain the readiness of an appropriately trained workforce to handle large scale outbreaks. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Allowing for integration with any existing hospital information system, HCS Medication Reconciliation reduces clinician workload and increases patient safety by streamlining the medication management process. (rxinsider.com)
  • Following Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval by the FDA, the first patient was treated by Dr. Niv Ad, at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, Maryland. (yahoo.com)
  • enclosure
  • An enclosure member such as a medical isolator provides an isolated environment at a higher pressure than the ambient environment, and has a transfer port for passage of objects into and out of the enclosure member. (google.com)
  • The invention is concerned with enclosure members which have become known as isolators and which are used mainly for the handling of laboratory animals and human patients under controlled microbiological conditions in which only known microbes are present in the environment of the subject. (google.com)
  • An isolator commonly consists of a flexible transparent bag of synthetic plastics material forming an enclosure which is continuously vented with germ free air, and maintained at a small positive air pressure with respect to the ambient atmosphere. (google.com)
  • infections
  • The rationale is: there are bacteria in salads, bacteria cause infections, immunocompromised patients are at increased risk for infections, and therefore, no salad. (nutritionfacts.org)
  • Equipment used to prevent contamination of and by patients, especially those with bacterial infections. (bireme.br)
  • Evacuation of such patients is relevant to military contingency operations because troops may be placed at risk for hemorrhagic fevers and other infections during deployment to tropical environments or by adversaries' use of biological warfare agents. (cdc.gov)
  • viral
  • These would include patients with an unknown disease pending identification of the pathogen, patients with viral hemorrhagic fevers (notably those due to filoviruses and arenaviruses), and those suspected of being affected by a biological attack (Table 1) (3) . (cdc.gov)
  • This report describes the response model of the Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani (INMI), Rome, Italy for managing patients suspected of or affected by smallpox or viral haemorrhagic fever (VHF) either in the context of an intentional release or natural occurrence. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • negative
  • In addition to the quiet and comfortable atmosphere, expected favourable effects of negative air ions may give higher quality of life for patients in SBCR than those in LAFR. (biomedsearch.com)
  • For patient transportation, two fully equipped ambulances and two stretcher isolators with a negative pressure section are available. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • offers
  • SEVA Direct Basic offers an inexpensive, safety hazardous drug transfer convenience kit designed to improve hazardous drug safety and minimize IV line connections and disconnections for your patients. (rxinsider.com)
  • products
  • The mission of 20Ways is to educate pharmacy managers on products and services that serve to improve patient care or to improve a pharmacy's financial bottom-line. (rxinsider.com)
  • condition of the patient
  • 1 2 A careful evaluation of the clinical condition of the patient and a clear understanding of the likely clinical relevance of each isolate is important. (bmj.com)
  • The electrical signal is then amplified and supplied to the ear of the attendant checking out the condition of the patient and is converted thereat to an acoustic signal. (google.com)
  • environment
  • EasyClean 360 Isolator Cleaning Tool's unique design makes it the perfect solution for effective and efficient aseptic environment cleaning. (rxinsider.com)
  • This invention relates to a noise canceling stethoscope, and, more particularly, to a pressure gradient microphone located within a microphone isolator acoustic coupler of a stethoscope for canceling or reducing background noise for listening to heart sounds of a patient located in a noisy environment. (google.com)
  • particularly
  • Transplant patients, premature newborns and the very elderly, particularly those with organ or circulation failure, are also at high risk. (bmj.com)
  • among
  • Assessment and Management of Hypertension among Patients on Peritoneal Dialysis. (annals.org)
  • It is crucial to the development of knowledge and understanding of the pathogenesis and evolution of fungal diseases, for prediction of intrinsic resistance to antifungal agents and for the detection of clusters of nosocomial infection among hospitalised patients. (bmj.com)
  • study
  • The aim of this study was to investigate the right ventricular (RV) function in patients who underwent sPVI and compare it to cryoballoon PVI outcomes. (hindawi.com)
  • manage patients
  • Introduction: Microbiology laboratories must provide accurate blood culture reports with rapid turnaround time (TAT) to effectively manage patients with sepsis. (ebscohost.com)
  • safety
  • MILT 3.0 software will improve patient safety and decrease medication errors with barcoding and formatting flexibility. (rxinsider.com)
  • give
  • What's more, they are actually glad there aren't any studies on this because it could be way too risky to give a cancer patient an apple or something. (nutritionfacts.org)
  • reduce
  • Yoshikawa Y, Maeshige N, Sugimoto M, Uemura M, Noguchi M, Terashi H. Positioning bedridden patients to reduce interface pressures over the sacrum and great trochanter. (harvard.edu)
  • solution
  • An additional cannula, positioned in the coronary sinus or the ascending aorta, is used to deliver cardioplegia solution after the patient is placed on bypass. (google.com)
  • presence
  • The numbers of colonies of bacteria and fungi on air settle-plates were fewer in the SBCR than in the LAFR regardless of the presence of patients or the nurse entering. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Introduction: Physicians and microbiologists have long recognized that the presence of living microorganisms in the blood of a patient carries with it considerable morbidity and mortality. (ebscohost.com)