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*  Gary Onik
Onik Gary: Patient isolation bag. January 1990: US 4895171 (1 worldwide citation) 11. Whitmore Iii Willet Francis, Schenck ... Onik treated the first liver patients with cryosurgery in 1986 and the first patient with ultrasound guided prostate ... He also utilizes a new biopsy technique called 3D Prostate Mapping Biopsy, in which the extent and location of a patient's ... The concepts and techniques he developed have had a major impact on the treatment of cancer patients throughout the world and ...
*  Epidemiology of plague
Efforts in hygiene and patient isolation reduced the spread of the disease, with approximately 420 deaths in the region. ... After a medically-induced three-month coma, the patient survived. On April 19, 2006, CNN News and others reported a case of ... The CDC believed that the patient, a veterinarian, contracted plague from a stray cat. As the cat wasn't available for necropsy ...
*  Aeromedical Isolation Team
... the Patient Isolation Unit (PIU) - developed by the Gentex Corporation under a contract with the U.S. Air Force. The AIT was ... the aeromedical isolation team"; Emerg Infect Dis, 1999: Mar-Apr; 5(2): 241-246. Marklund, LeRoy A., "Patient care in a ... but rather represent enhanced patient isolation. No BSL-4 ICU facility has replaced the Army's former MCS to date. Deployed to ... to allow movement of the patient into a BSL-4 medical care suite without exposing the environment to the patient. While moving ...
*  Taijin kyofusho
The original regimen involved patient isolation, enforced bed rest, diary writing, manual labor, and lectures on the importance ... Since the 1930s, the treatment has been modified to include out-patient and group treatments. This modified version is known as ... The primary aspect of treating this disorder is getting patients to focus their attention on their body parts and sensations. ... 2003, February 3). Open Trial Of Milnacipran For Taijin-Kyofusho In Japanese Patients With Social Anxiety Disorder. Retrieved ...
*  Dragonstone (Game of Thrones)
Jorah Mormont, his greyscale progressing, is a patient in isolation. When Sam collects his food dish, Jorah asks if Daenerys ...
*  Nightingale ward
... that can be used for patient occupancy when patient isolation or patient privacy is important. Nightingale wards contain about ... Modern wards tend to separate patients into bays, each usually containing 4 to 6 beds. Observation of the patients by the ... In one study, 75% of patients preferred being nursed in a bay rather than in a Nightingale ward. The Nightingale ward was named ... A Nightingale ward is a type of hospital ward, which contains one large room without subdivisions for patient occupancy. It may ...
*  List of MeSH codes (G03)
... patient isolation MeSH G03.850.780.200.450.700 --- quarantine MeSH G03.850.780.200.450.850 --- sterilization MeSH G03.850. ... patient-to-professional MeSH G03.850.310.300.330 --- disease transmission, professional-to-patient MeSH G03.850.310.330 --- ...
*  IQAir
"This portable HEPA-filtration unit can significantly reduce MRSA environmental contamination within patient isolation rooms, ... contamination in hospital isolation rooms. The researchers concluded: " ...
*  Peel Island
Understandably, patients on Peel Island did not agree with the isolation "treatment" policy, and spoke up against the idea. In ... Due to the isolation and oft-substandard living conditions, many patients and staff members enjoyed drinking. By the 1950s, the ... As infected patients were sent into isolation, many families were left without a breadwinner; some were driven out of ... Because the lazaret was designed around the principle of isolation, each patient was housed in a separate hut, then grouped ...
*  Leprosy in Japan
Complete isolation was given priority rather than salvation of patients. In Japan, not a small number of patients had been ... 369 patients were enrolled and 307 patients graduated from the school. Education of children born of patients was insufficient ... We have no right to condemn our senior leprologists who advocated isolation under the banner of "salvation" of the patients. ... However, this did not mean indiscriminate isolation of patients. The Interior Ministry of Japan replied to a question that "the ...
*  David Clark (psychiatrist)
... where patients had responsibility for day-to-day affairs. He changed the focus from treating patients in isolation to working ... responsible for nearly 1,000 patients. He began by involving the nurse and other doctors in his plans, and by 1958 had unlocked ...
*  Transmission-based precautions
Contact isolation in surgical patients: a barrier to care? Surgery 2003;134(2):180-8. Kirkland KB, Weinstein JM. Adverse ... A single-patient room is preferred for patients who require contact precautions. When a single-patient room is not available, ... A single patient room is preferred for patients who require droplet precautions. When a single-patient room is not available, ... The experience of infectious patients in isolation. Nurs Times 1993;89(30):53-6. Evans HL, Shaffer MM, Hughes MG, et al. ...
*  Double-lumen endobronchial tube
2012 Oct PMID 22361488 Campos, JH (February 2010). "Lung isolation techniques for patients with difficult airway". Current ... 6 1268-1272 Campos, Javier H, "Which device should be considered the best for lung isolation: double-lumen endotracheal tube ... Clinical Experience With 1,170 Patients". Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 17 (3): 289-98. doi:10.1016/S1053- ...
*  Isolation (health care)
Patients must be placed in isolation to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. Those who are kept in strict isolation are ... Isolation can have the following negative effects on patients and staff: Patient may not be able to receive visitors, and in ... various levels of patient isolation comprise application of one or more formally described "precaution". Isolation is most ... or from outsiders to a particular patient (reverse isolation). Various forms of isolation exist, in some of which contact ...
*  Arbroath
In 1842 a typhus epidemic in the town led to the creation of a small fever ward to keep patients in isolation. The following ...
*  Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram
Located in Pulayanarkottah it was initially constructed for isolation of tuberculosis patients. The Respiratory Medicine ... Medical and Surgical gastroenterology and their Out-patient and In-patient wings with 40 ICU beds, 25 high-care beds, 6 modular ... During the Asian flu pandemic in 1950s it emerged as the principal institute in isolation and surveillance of the virus. The ... The Department of Paediatrics, which was initially under General Medicine, has the highest number of patients in Kerala. The ...
*  RAF Joyce Green
The hospitals set up for the isolation of smallpox patients from London. Further to the south the main A206 road gave access to ... or killing himself and numerous patients in a large isolation hospital, or being electrocuted in an electrical substation with ... Along the river to its east the nearby Long Reach Hospital; where the three smallpox Isolation hospital ships had been moored ...
*  August Toepler
A low table with glass legs is included for electric isolation of the patient. Some of the devices look as though they are ...
*  Barrier nursing
... medical staff admitted to spending less time with patients in source isolation. Empowering patients with accurate and ... Some patients enjoy the experience of privacy and quietness that a single barrier room provided. Barrier nursing/isolation ... Barrier nursing was created as a means to maximize isolation care. Since it is impossible to isolate a patient from society and ... "Behind barriers: patients' perceptions of source isolation for Methicillin‑resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)". Australian ...
*  Morristown Medical Center
Early on, the hospital established an isolation unit for patients with contagious diseases. As large-scale epidemics were a ... The Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute is a 78-bed comprehensive patient care facility that encompasses the Inpatient ... enlists goal-oriented treatment to enable patients to return to a fully productive lifestyle. Medical conditions addressed by ... teamwork and superiority in patient care. Magnet recognition is determined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC ...
*  1884 in Wales
Isolation hospital for cholera patients opens on Flat Holm. A Chair of Celtic Studies is founded at the University College of ...
*  May 1964
By the end of the month, 238 patients would in isolation at the infectious disease ward. Health inspectors would eventually ... trace the origin to a supermarket on Aberdeen's Union Street, where many of the patients had purchased sliced corned beef or ...
*  Mike Huckabee presidential campaign, 2008
MSNBC.com "Mike Huckabee Defends Advocating Isolation of AIDS Patients in 1992 Senate Race". FoxNews.com. December 9, 2007. ... He also defended his statements about isolation of AIDS patients, claiming that in 1992 "we were still learning about the virus ... He also suggested that AIDS patients should be "isolated from the general population." He stuck by those comments in December ...
*  Castle of Redondo
During this period, it functioned as an isolation centre for patients infected with tuberculosos. Around 1961, the ...
*  Af-nest
... randomized comparison of modified pulmonary vein isolation versus conventional pulmonary vein isolation in patients with ... Arruda M, Natale A. Ablation of permanent AF: adjunctive strategies to pulmonary veins isolation: targeting AF NEST in sinus ...