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  • clinical
  • We describe a case report of a 50-year- (at his first referring in our nephrological unit) Caucasian man with clinical history of recurrent upper respiratory tract infections since the age of eight, consequent rheumatic disease, and mitral valve involvement. (hindawi.com)
  • The following year was carried clinical diagnosis of chronic glomerulonephritis (renal biopsy not performed) together with arterial hypertension development and progression towards chronic kidney disease. (hindawi.com)
  • This study assessed differences between CRRT and IRRT regarding important clinical outcomes (such as mortality and renal recovery) and cost-effectiveness. (egms.de)
  • Clinical data were compared with an age-matched cohort of 77 insured dialysis patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 2003: Opened the Endoscopy Centre, Changi Sports Medicine Centre, and Clinical Trials and Research Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Prospective Pediatric Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (ppCRRT) registry, a comprehensive and collaborative registry composed of thirteen select pediatric referral centers, was established in 2000 to prospectively evaluate clinical aspects of CRRT and recently reported an overall mortality of 43.1% for critically ill children placed on RRT [ 7 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Launching the report at a new kidney unit at the Doncaster Royal Infirmary last Friday, Health Services Minister Rosie Winterton also took the opportunity to welcome the first ever National Clinical Director for Kidney Services, Donal O'Donoghue, "whose appointment [January demonstrates our commitment to continuing improvement to renal services," she said. (pharmatimes.com)
  • Extensions followed, including a geriatric unit, which opened in 1953, a pharmacy in 1961, a premature baby ward in 1962, the Edward Unit for Mothers and Babies in 1963, a staff library in 1964, the Clinical Teaching Centre and the Group Training School in 1967 and a modern Pathology Department in 1968. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University Hospitals NHS Trust provides a full range of clinical specialties with major centres in cardiology/cardiovascular surgery, cancer, renal dialysis, neurosurgery and HIV medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital
  • The hospital provides a 24-hour emergency department as well as general medical and surgical wards, an operating theatre, a maternity ward, 18 bed children's ward, pathology laboratory, a radiography department equipped to perform basic x-ray and ultrasound scans, and a renal unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Northern Territory Aeromedical Service offers patient retrieval and transfer to Royal Darwin Hospital, the region's tertiary referral hospital from a base in Katherine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Waiting times in the emergency department were varied from the national average, with shorter waits for urgent treatments according to the Australian Government's My Hospital website with 69% of patients treated with 30 minutes. (wikipedia.org)
  • At The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) in Adelaide, South Australia, suitable patients are trained in the Home Dialysis Unit before commencing dialysis at home. (jma.com.au)
  • We report a patient who was keen to succeed with home dialysis and became distressed when he had to be re-admitted to hospital, to dialyse. (jma.com.au)
  • A variety of charitable hospitals opened in Birmingham between 1817, when the Orthopaedic Hospital opened, and 1881, when the Skin Hospital served its first patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the war ended, patient numbers at the hospital began to decrease, with staff treating 6000 inpatients, 20,000 outpatients and another 48,000 casualties during 1945. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1974 saw the first renal dialysis at the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later that year Julie Walters, a former nurse at the hospital before acting, opened the Breast screening Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • 4 , 5 ] Patients referred to a multi-disciplinary pre-dialysis program also demonstrate better metabolic profiles, are less likely to require central venous catheter insertion, and require fewer in-hospital emergency dialysis starts and hospital admission days compared to patients who receive standard care. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The home was completed in 1904 for students at the Kingston General Hospital nursing school, who cared for patients in the wards and operating rooms as part of their training. (wikipedia.org)
  • The renal dialysis telemedicine network uses live, real-time audio and video links between The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) in Adelaide and dialysis centres at Wayville, North Adelaide and Port Augusta, 300km away. (jma.com.au)
  • Under Singapore's public healthcare restructuring, the hospital became part of the Singapore Health Services (SingHealth) cluster in 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002: Launched a charity fund HomeCare Assist to help needy ill or bedridden patients when they are discharged from the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • First hospital to use drug-eluting balloons to improve blood supply in limbs and reduce the risk of amputation for diabetic patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • It runs Lister Hospital (Stevenage), Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, Queen Elizabeth II Hospital, Hertford County Hospital, Bedford Dialysis Unit and Harlow Renal Unit The Trust took over the Lister Surgicentre from Clinicenta, a subsidiary of Carillion in September 2013 after the centre was severely criticised by the Care Quality Commission and local MPs. (wikipedia.org)
  • This renal unit is part of Altnagelvin Area Hospital, Derry/Londonderry. (renal.org)
  • It shares the catchment population of close to half a million with its sister unit at Tyrone County Hospital, Omagh. (renal.org)
  • It is operated by the Adventist Hospital & Clinic Services (M) (255697-M), and part of an international network of hospitals operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church The hospital is well known in the community for its promotion of a healthy vegetarian diet and charity work to assist needy patients, particularly heart patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the year 2000, this hospital has also been awarded International Full Accreditation by The Adventist Health Services Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also in 2000 it became the first Rotary International Gift of Life hospital in Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital currently has a staff of more than 600 doctors and 2000 employees. (wikipedia.org)
  • In its first year, the hospital treated 162 patients and was soon forced to expand. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the hospital added: a 28-bed chemical and alcohol dependency outpatient program, a children's diagnostic center, single-room maternity units and a neonatal intermediate care nursery (NICU-level), and brachytherapy in radiation oncology services. (wikipedia.org)
  • A staff of 240 TF nurses as well as volunteers from the St. Andrew's Ambulance Association cared for over 1,000 patients at a time, suffering from battlefield wounds to venereal disease, until the return of the hospital to civilian use in the spring of 1920. (wikipedia.org)
  • The maternity unit was closed in 1992, leaving Stobhill as a general and geriatric medicine hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1887, the German Hospital and Dispensary was treating 28,000 patients annually, mostly from the local Little Germany neighborhood around First and Second Avenues below 14th Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1939, the hospital had annually treated 12,115 patients with bed care, and another 23,099 visited the dispensary for treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adding accident room patients, the hospital treated over 53,000 people in 1939. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital was opened to patients in 1845. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital opened in 1860 and had expanded in scope to treat female patients, unlike its predecessors. (wikipedia.org)
  • doctors had to travel long distances to various wards scattered throughout the hospital to treat patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, hundreds of patients and staff- both locals and expatriates- perished and were buried in a mass grave on hospital grounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • On August 3, 2000, former US President Gerald R. Ford was admitted to Hahnemann Hospital after suffering minor strokes while attending the 2000 Republican National Convention. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another addition was built in 1926 at a cost of $47,000, enlarging the hospital to a 60-bed capacity and adding two solaria for the comfort and enjoyment of patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • This occurs when the patients imbalance becomes so severe that calcium phosphate crystals are deposited throughout the body. (allnurses.com)
  • Coupled with the expected depression associated with the diagnosis of severe intractable cardiac failure, there was some doubt as to whether the patient could remain on home dialysis. (jma.com.au)
  • Electrolyte imbalance was life-threatening in one patient (severe acidosis, severe hyperkalaemia: 7.5 mEq/L). Delivery was by Caesarean section in three patients, preterm in one. (oup.com)
  • 1999
  • The turn of the 21st century saw two new developments at the Cancer Centre: in 1999, the Patrick Room opened to give advice and information on the different types of the cancer to patients and carers and 2000 saw the official opening of the Young Person's Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Population-based surveillance was conducted among all adult residents of the Calgary Health Region (population 1 million) admitted to multidisciplinary and cardiovascular surgical intensive care units between May 1 1999 and April 30 2002. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 1999: Launched Skills for Life programmes to help patients and their caregivers cope with their illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • CRRT
  • Findings show a higher rate of renal recovery among survivors who initially received CRRT as compared with IRRT. (egms.de)
  • This difference is attributable to observational studies and may have been caused by allocation bias since seriously ill patients more often initially receive CRRT instead of IRRT. (egms.de)
  • Recent analyzes indicate that initial CRRT is cost-effective compared to initial IRRT due to a reduction of the rate of long-term dialysis dependence. (egms.de)
  • Findings of the conducted assessment show that initial CRRT is associated with higher rates of renal recovery. (egms.de)
  • Economical analyzes indicate that initial CRRT is cost-effective when costs of long-term dialysis dependence are considered. (egms.de)
  • 1982
  • The St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Critical Care Center was completed in 1980, and the Frank and Fannie Weiss Renal Dialysis Center was opened in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiovascular disease
  • The importance of early diagnosis of CKD cannot be underestimated - if not identified and managed properly, it can lead to cardiovascular disease or renal failure," O'Donoghue commented, adding: "A year of dialysis costs the NHS between £20,000 and £25,000 per patient - so managing the condition at an early sage is also highly cost-effective. (pharmatimes.com)
  • multi-disciplinary
  • The Renal team in the Western Trust continues to expand maintaining its ethos of patient centred care and strong multi-disciplinary approach. (renal.org)
  • Through the quality assurance mechanism, we have monthly multi-disciplinary meeting focusing on continually improving renal services in the trust. (renal.org)
  • telemedicine
  • The telemedicine link was used routinely during each home dialysis session and was also used on request by the patient. (jma.com.au)
  • The tyranny of distance is being conquered - at least for some South Australian kidney patients - by the innovative use of telemedicine. (jma.com.au)
  • A pioneering project in renal telemedicine in South Australia is attracting world wide attention. (jma.com.au)
  • South Australia has an impressive record in building telemedicine networks, adapting software applications and introducing nursing education and staff training and management schemes, particularly in renal dialysis and treatment. (jma.com.au)
  • Mr John Mitchell, the renal telemedicine project manager said the potential of telemedicine was still to be tapped. (jma.com.au)
  • The renal dialysis telemedicine project began in June, 1994, based on a plan developed by Dr Disney and Dr Timothy Mathew. (jma.com.au)
  • Dr Disney and Mr Mitchell said one of the biggest advantages of the renal telemedicine network was that it reduced the stress of many patients who formerly had to be driven to Adelaide for special treatment. (jma.com.au)
  • 2002
  • In April 2002, patient developed an ulcerous lesion on glans' dorsoventral surface. (hindawi.com)
  • In April 2002, both for recurrent peritonitis and scheduled penectomy (performed on April 30th 2002) (Figures 1 and 2 ), patient was shifted to hemodialytic treatment. (hindawi.com)
  • obstetric
  • This is a case series study including data on all pregnancies prospectively gathered in the Nephrological-Obstetric Unit dedicated to pregnancy and kidney diseases (2000-11). (oup.com)
  • Multiple or long hospitalizations for metabolic reasons were needed in three patients, the fourth was hospitalized for obstetric reasons. (oup.com)
  • treatment
  • The renal dialysis unit open in May 2000, providing an option for ongoing treatment for kidney disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Advantages of IHD are prompt therapeutic effects (e.g., in case of life-threatening hyperkalemia) due to fast removal of toxins and down-times due to the restricted treatment period, which allows for diagnostic interventions, operations, and mobilization of patients , . (egms.de)
  • The choice of which RRT modality to use depends on numerous criteria that are both patient and treatment center specific. (hindawi.com)
  • Trust chief executive Nick Carver said: "Patients coming to our hospitals today now have a shorter wait for their treatment than in previous years, are unlikely to have their procedure cancelled at the last minute and will be discharged as planned. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, data on hypertension awareness, treatment and control among CKD patients are limited. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery Centre Dental Care Centre Digestive & Liver Health Centre Heart & Vascular Centre Oncology Centre (Cancer Treatment) Orthopaedics & Spine Centre Renal Care Centre (Dialysis Treatment) Vision Centre (iLasik and ophthalmology) Wellness Centre (Health Screening) Ear, Nose And Throat Centre and Audiological centre Other services include hydrotherapy, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, rehabilitation and counseling/chaplaincy. (wikipedia.org)
  • One can create a plot to relate the three grouping (standardized Kt/V, Kt/V, treatment frequency per week), sufficient to define a dialysis schedule. (wikipedia.org)
  • unit's
  • The renal unit's network already enables staff at Port Augusta to undertake the graduate diploma in nursing in their home towns. (jma.com.au)
  • Instrumental
  • These professionals often work independently, have additional advanced training and experience focusing on kidney disease, and are instrumental in helping patients manage their treatments as well as educating their families in the type of care needed. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Centre
  • 2004: Opened the Geriatric Centre on 19 July to offer one-stop convenience to elderly patients, and the Sleep Lab a week later. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2006: Launched the Singapore Sports Medicine Centre on 1 September to cater to patients who prefer to seek consultation at a more central location. (wikipedia.org)
  • We maintain a very close link with the tertiary transplant centre in Belfast and the rest of our renal colleagues in other HSC trusts. (renal.org)
  • albumin
  • KDIGO guidelines give preference to usage of isotonic crystalloid over colloids (albumin or starches) for increasing the intravascular volume in patients that are at risk for AKI or at suffering from AKI when there is no hemorrhagic shock . (symptoma.com)
  • ischemic
  • It is a reversible or irreversible medical condition which occurs either due to toxic injury or due to an ischemic injury to the renal tubular cells. (symptoma.com)
  • Merger
  • East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust was created in April 2000, by merger of the former East Hertfordshire and North Hertfordshire NHS trusts. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • The patient was a 64 year old male with ischaemic heart disease, who dialysed at home, assisted by his wife. (jma.com.au)
  • Medical, ethical and financial dilemmas may arise in treating undocumented-uninsured patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). (biomedcentral.com)
  • services
  • Plasma exchange services are provided for all renal and non-renal indications. (renal.org)
  • Since 2000, he has served as Director General Health Services, is in charge of health matters in both the ZNA and AFZ and forms the highest point of interaction of the ZDF Health Services with other organizations such as the Ministry of Health, WHO and other U.N. Agencies, and SADC Military Health Services Work Group. (tephinet.org)
  • Specialization of medical services was also not feasible due to the small medical establishment and high doctor-to-patient ratios. (wikipedia.org)
  • North Tower houses Hahnemann's emergency department, trauma center, patient care floors, and other core services and connects by hallway to the medical education building facing 15th Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • plasma
  • Some of the causes are dialysis specific, such as the rapid volume removal and changes of plasma osmolality . (egms.de)
  • acute
  • The following risk factors were found in multiple studies to be significantly associated with IFD: surgery, total parenteral nutrition, fungal colonisation, renal replacement therapy, infection and/or sepsis, mechanical ventilation, diabetes, and Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACHE II) or APACHE III score. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The workup in patients with suspected acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis includes tests to provide evidence of preceding streptococcal infection, renal function studies, and serologic studies (see Workup ). (medscape.com)
  • During each admission she was haemoconcentrated, hypoalbuminaemic and with evidence of pre-renal acute kidney injury. (mysteria.cz)
  • b) Establish a predetermined plan for identification of STEMI, acute treatment, and timely disposition to the most appropriate hospital no matter where the STEMI patient enters the system. (spotidoc.com)
  • adult
  • In this paper, we report the results of a systematic review performed to identify and summarise the important risk factors derived from published multivariable analyses, risk prediction models and clinical decision rules for IFD in critically ill adult patients to inform the primary data collection for the Fungal Infection Risk Evaluation Study. (biomedcentral.com)
  • An internet search was performed to identify articles which investigated risk factors, risk prediction models or clinical decisions rules for IFD in critically ill adult patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The youngest organ donor was a baby with anencephaly, born in 2015, who lived for only 100 minutes and donated his kidneys to an adult with renal failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • We aim to continuously improve the quality of life of patients with kidney disease by offering innovative products and treatment concepts of the highest quality. (ncsli.org)
  • For this reason, periodic liver biopsies are usually recommended for psoriatic patients who are under long-term treatment. (drugs.com)
  • Malignant lymphomas, which may regress following withdrawal of methotrexate, may occur in patients receiving low-dose methotrexate and, thus, may not require cytotoxic treatment. (drugs.com)
  • Plasma immunadsorption treatment in patients with primary focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis," Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation , vol. 13, no. 8, pp. 2013-2016, 1998. (hindawi.com)
  • 1 ] Anticipating the end of life (EOL) and making health care decisions about appropriate or preferred treatment or care near the EOL is intellectually challenging and emotionally distressing for patients with advanced cancer, their families and friends, oncology clinicians, and other professional caregivers. (cancer.gov)
  • The patient with advanced cancer, his or her family and friends, and the oncology clinicians often are faced with treatment decisions that profoundly affect the patient's quality of life (QOL). (cancer.gov)
  • This section summarizes the information that will allow oncology clinicians and patients with advanced cancer to create a plan of care to improve QOL at the end of life (EOL) by making informed choices about the potential harms of continued aggressive treatment and the potential benefits of palliative or hospice care. (cancer.gov)
  • Patients who were waiting for a new treatment had worse emotional well-being. (cancer.gov)
  • This experience suggests that QOL is related to factors such as disease progression and its complications, and to patients' goals relative to any treatment they are receiving. (cancer.gov)
  • organ
  • In 2000 the company announced its plan to acquire Biomatrix, Inc. In August 2003, the company acquired SangStat Medical Corp. and its principal anti-organ rejection drug named Thymoglobulin for $600 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • critical care
  • Focused on serving patients' needs by using the latest technologies, we develop and deliver innovative therapies that are used to treat rare and serious conditions that include immunodeficiency and autoimmune diseases, hereditary and acquired bleeding disorders, hereditary angioedema, hereditary emphysema, and in transplantation and critical care. (ncsli.org)
  • time
  • At the same time, we operate more than 40 production sites on all continents, to provide dialysis products such as dialysis machines, dialyzers and related disposables. (ncsli.org)
  • The patient received 4 liters of intravenous fluids, and within a short amount of time his blood pressure dropped to 69/51. (mysteria.cz)
  • SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES: a) Increase the rate and speed of reperfusion specifically from the time the STEMI patient accesses the health care system or self presents to the emergency department to reperfusion (preferred primary PCI first device deployed or fibrinolysis delivered when time goals for primary PCI cannot be met). (spotidoc.com)
  • At the time, Ceredase also drew criticism for being the most expensive drug ever sold, on average $150,000 per patient a year. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetes
  • buy sildenafil Abdominal radiograph The presence of pancreatic calcifications is specific but is found in only of cases.URINARY SYSTEM dialysis Process of separating nitrogenous waste materials from the blood.ejaculatory duct Tube through which semen enters the male urethra.Type diabetes mellitus. (twinsengineeringgreatness.com)
  • care
  • This is what we aim to achieve for future clinical health care of cancer patients. (regenerativemedicine.net)
  • The purpose of this summary is to review the evidence surrounding conversations about EOL care in advanced cancer to inform providers, patients, and families about the transition to compassionate and effective EOL care. (cancer.gov)
  • Oncology clinicians are obligated to explore, with the patient and family, the potential impact of continued disease-directed treatments or care directed at the patient's symptoms and QOL. (cancer.gov)
  • Surveys and interviews of patients with life-threatening illnesses, not restricted to cancer, can contribute to the understanding of what constitutes high-quality EOL care. (cancer.gov)
  • Both hospitals are connected by a sheltered link bridge to facilitate the transfer of care for patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • The question, therefore, is not whether antifungal prophylaxis is effective, but rather how to select an appropriate group of high-risk patients to receive prophylaxis, as indiscriminate use of antifungal agents is likely to promote drug resistance and drive up cost. (biomedcentral.com)
  • provide
  • 2001: Launched the online pharmacy www.mypharmacy.com.sg on 17 July to provide 24-hour access for patients and public to purchase homecare and retail medical supplies. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • In January 2000, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center and the Sisters of Charity entered into a co-sponsorship with the Sisters of Bon Secours, creating Bon Secours Charity Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Over the next 7 years the patient had 3 further admissions with profound hypotension, tachycardia and oedema, usually following trivial infections. (mysteria.cz)
  • In 2000, the village population was spread out with 25.4% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 24.4% from 45 to 64, and 10.4% who were 65 years of age or older. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the next twenty years, the clinic continued its work in the community, caring for patients and training ambulance unit personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • survey
  • 2018) Neuromuscular blocking agents induced anaphylaxis: Results and trends of a French pharmacovigilance survey from 2000 to 2012. (anaqol.org)
  • family
  • If any family members or companion is with the patient. (eastwestassist.com)
  • In addition, other researchers have reported that family caregivers often report worse scores than do patients with advanced cancer in self-assessments of the patients' QOL. (cancer.gov)
  • In 2000, the median income for a household in the village was $39,681, and the median income for a family was $41,029. (wikipedia.org)
  • survival
  • 3 ] The median survival of the cohort was 10 months, so the results may not reflect the situation for patients closer to death. (cancer.gov)
  • made
  • As of 2000, speakers of English was spoken as a first language by 51.96% of residents, while speakers of French Creole made up 23.72% of the populace, Spanish at 22.38%, French 1.08%, and Patois was the mother tongue for 0.86% of the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • second
  • As of 2000, El Portal had the second highest percentage of Bahamian residents in the US, with 2.20% of the US populace. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • In one study, HLA-DRB1*03011 was reported to be found at a significantly higher frequency in 32 unrelated patients with APSGN as compared to 380 healthy individuals. (medscape.com)
  • given
  • 3. Name and phone number of persons who may be contacted on an emergency basis on holidays and at night, the contact details of the physician in charge of the patient should be given. (eastwestassist.com)
  • by collating patients' verbatim descriptions of their symptoms and then using these to structure a scale which could reflect the intensity or severity of a given symptom. (wikipedia.org)
  • present
  • In 2000, 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.2% were married couples living together, 21.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. (wikipedia.org)
  • growth
  • The trust was one of 26 responsible for half of the national growth in patients waiting more than four hours in accident and emergency over the 2014/5 winter. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, even if a cure "worked" (as in, "cured" the patient), both patients and healers working with"medicine" from traditional cultures in the past, may have entertained false ideas and attributed a rationale for its success that was totally askew. (njmassage.info)
  • disease
  • Altered activity of plasma hemopexin in patients with minimal change disease in relapse," Pediatric Nephrology , vol. 20, no. 10, pp. 1410-1415, 2005. (hindawi.com)