• 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • She worked as a Clinical Nurse Specialist for University of New Mexico Hospital in the Medical Intensive Care Unit until 2000, when she joined Hospital Care Specialists, providing care to hospitalized patients at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque as an advanced practice nurse. (renalmed.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 1999: Launched Skills for Life programmes to help patients and their caregivers cope with their illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • therapy
  • At the age of 20, the patient underwent surgery therapy for mitral commissural annuloplasty. (hindawi.com)
  • It is unclear which patients are appropriate for therapy, which modalities should be used, what the triggers are for initiation, what "dose" should be prescribed, and how long treatment should continue. (hindawi.com)
  • Patients who have lost renal function and need more than supportive therapy are examined along with their hemodynamic and laboratory evidence by a nephrologist who outlines the type of care needed to restore or minimize the damage. (symptoma.com)
  • In addition, the introduction of a standard kidney function measurement has helped earlier identification of the condition, which, in turn, has had the knock-on effect of getting patients getting faster access to therapy. (pharmatimes.com)
  • OBJECTIVE: To determine target blood pressure attainment and to evaluate blood pressure control relative to type of therapy among diabetic hypertensive patients. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Major depression in renal dialysis patients: an open trial of antidepressant therapy. (springer.com)
  • The new psychiatry unit featured improved safety and security features for patients and employees, and included a new eating area, therapy facilities, video monitoring, outside patio, patient lounge, and an isolation room. (wikipedia.org)
  • CRRT
  • This study assessed differences between CRRT and IRRT regarding important clinical outcomes (such as mortality and renal recovery) and cost-effectiveness. (egms.de)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Controlling hypertension is important to protect renal function and prevent cardiovascular disease in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients. (biomedsearch.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)
  • Clinic
  • For the next twenty years, the clinic continued its work in the community, caring for patients and training ambulance unit personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • A seven-bed intensive care unit opened in February 1972, and a $2 million clinic was opened and occupied by early physicians with the Medical Arts Clinic in July 1977. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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
  • 2003: Opened the Endoscopy Centre, Changi Sports Medicine Centre, and Clinical Trials and Research Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 1991
  • In 1991, the psychiatry unit was downsized from 26 beds to 16 beds and moved from 3rd floor west to 2nd floor east. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • treatment
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • services
  • 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)
  • Plasma exchange services are provided for all renal and non-renal indications. (renal.org)
  • Through the quality assurance mechanism, we have monthly multi-disciplinary meeting focusing on continually improving renal services in the trust. (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)
  • nurse
  • During dialysis, the nurse also checks on the function of the machine, the patient's vital signals, and ends the procedure at the appropriate time. (ehow.co.uk)
  • More complex cases require the dialysis nurse to initiate end-of-life care and acute dialysis procedures, as well as working with multidisciplinary nursing and medical professionals. (ehow.co.uk)
  • year
  • I have worked on a renal unit for the past year and have seen many patients with calcifilactus (not sure if I am spelling it right), but it has to do with calcium deposits in the tissues. (allnurses.com)
  • The patient was a 64 year old male with ischaemic heart disease, who dialysed at home, assisted by his wife. (jma.com.au)
  • 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 pertinence of this area can best be understood by noting that in the United States alone there are over 80,000 people who develop renal failure each year, about 325,000 people who are on some form of dialysis, and over 100,000 who have functioning kidney transplants (United States Renal Data System, 2005). (springer.com)
  • In 1862, the German Dispensary moved to larger quarters at 8 East Third Street to accommodate the 10,000 patients it treated each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • plasma
  • Some of the causes are dialysis specific, such as the rapid volume removal and changes of plasma osmolality . (egms.de)
  • failure
  • Prior to the installation of home telemedicine equipment, the patient was frequently admitted to TQEH, for periods lasting days or weeks, related to cardiac failure and chronic chest, abdominal and kidney pain, see Table 5. (jma.com.au)
  • Nephrocalcinosis is an umbrella term covering increased content of calcium salts in the renal parenchyma, interstitial damage and potential evolution towards renal failure. (oup.com)
  • Florida Dialysis Institute is a dialysis facility that offer home dialysis training to patients suffering from renal failure and is about 1 mile away in the city of Miami Shores. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • In all patients, diagnosis of nephrocalcinosis was made at ultrasounds during basic nephrological evaluation, confirmed at computerized tomography scan in three. (oup.com)
  • hospitals
  • Both hospitals are connected by a sheltered link bridge to facilitate the transfer of care for patients. (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)
  • protocols
  • As a result, we have robust medical and nursing protocols for the management of most renal conditions. (renal.org)
  • This activity will assess the various practices and protocols in place for integrating patients in foster care into a medical home using a strategic population based management approach. (ncafp.com)