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  • ultrasonography
  • Invasive procedures should be avoided if unnecessary or done in the HLIU, as should chest radiography, ultrasonography, and renal dialysis. (ugent.be)
  • Dr. Matthew Kaptein (MK), from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, discusses his abstract for the National Kidney Foundation's 2016 Spring Clinical Meetings (SCM16), Real-Time Ultrasonography Enhances the Renal Consult: A Typical Case , with Dr. Kenar Jhaveri, AJKD Blog Editor. (ajkdblog.org)
  • By the time we complete our physical exam, which includes ultrasonography, we have learned new information about our patient, which may alter our assessment and management plans. (ajkdblog.org)
  • ESRD
  • At the height of the storm on Saturday, Aug. 26, more than 57 clinics were closed in Houston alone, according to the Texas ESRD Emergency Coalition. (nephrologynews.com)
  • A 37-year-old woman with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) secondary to systemic lupus nephritis was admitted to the emergency room due to general weakness, fever, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Common causes of blood loss through the AV fistula in ESRD patients are also reviewed in the discussion part. (hindawi.com)
  • infectious diseases
  • The European Network for Infectious Diseases (EUNID) is a network of clinicians, public health epidemiologists, microbiologists, infection control, and critical-care doctors from the European member states, who are experienced in the management of patients with highly infectious diseases. (ugent.be)
  • nurses
  • SURREY, B.C. -- B.C.'s busiest emergency room was closed and patients were evacuated as contaminated water from a broken water main poured in, forcing nurses to try to control the flood of dirty water by tossing towels and rags on the floor. (ctvnews.ca)
  • No significant dialysis access issues were observed until two weeks before the current presentation when dialysis nurses observed aneurysmal dilatation of his AV fistula and recurrent prolonged bleeding from the cannulation site. (hindawi.com)
  • clinic
  • All new emergency patients will be sent to an outpatient clinic and surgery area. (ctvnews.ca)
  • It was about staff and patients staying huddled in a clinic overnight because flood waters cut off access to roads and they couldn't get out. (nephrologynews.com)
  • It was about a dialysis company buying boats, amphibious vehicles--anything that could plow through water-to help transport patients and staff to clinics, and bringing in hard-to-find tankers of gas to keep clinic generators running and to fill employee's cars so they could get home or to a hotel room, because their own home had been flooded. (nephrologynews.com)
  • Adult patients are enrolled in Lincoln's Comprehensive Care for Patients with Asthma Clinic. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1985
  • The Hyperbaric Medical Unit (HMU) has been in operation since 1985 and has been in its current location since 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • TKC opened its door to the public in 1985 with a small dialysis unit consisting of just two machines. (kidneycentre.com)
  • Vascular
  • All of the treatment centres for the many specialties covered can also be found in this block, such as Nuclear Medicine and Cardio-Vascular Investigation Unit. (wikipedia.org)
  • underwent
  • She underwent emergency fasciotomy on the suspicion of necrotizing fasciitis by V. vulnificus infection. (biomedcentral.com)
  • He started having problems with this AV fistula almost a year previously when he underwent an AV fistulogram due to decreased dialysis clearance. (hindawi.com)
  • Department
  • Construction of the new Emergency Department was completed by winter 2013 and overall project was completed and the new tower opened in June 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recommendations include repetitive training of staff to ascertain infection control, systematic use of cough and respiratory etiquette at admission to the emergency department, fluid sampling in the isolation room, and analyses in biosafety level 3/4 laboratories, and preference for point-of-care bedside laboratory tests. (ugent.be)
  • Waiting times in the emergency department were considerably shorter than the national average across all triage classifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Emergency Department has two ambulances, and is managed by doctors who are supported by on call consultants and professors in all medical specialties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Participates regularly in staff development activities for unit and Department of Nursing personnel. (coecollege.org)
  • The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies. (coecollege.org)
  • The Radiology department runs 24 hours a day and has 2 modern CT machines, two interventional angiography suites, multiple ultrasound and plain x-ray rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • In our emergency department there is an ultrasound machine available at every bedside, and the RUSH and FAST exams are standard of care. (ajkdblog.org)
  • ATM For your convenience, ATM is located near the entrance of the Emergency department. (kidneycentre.com)
  • Although Halton has never had a full accident and emergency department it retains its minor injuries unit for basic urgent care needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • in 1987 the first private emergency department in Australia was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2014, the facility's Emergency Room opened after undergoing a $24 million renovation and expansion project, providing a modernized, state-of-the-art department. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Duncan was admitted into a treatment area room where the on-duty physician accessed the electronic health record (EHR). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Emergency Room was remodeled to feature treatment rooms with softer lighting and more peaceful surroundings, non-skid/no-glare floors and extra thick pressure-reducing mattresses among other amenities. (prweb.com)
  • Like tracking down 33 children across a flooded city who hadn't received a dialysis treatment in three days. (nephrologynews.com)
  • All patients have been provided with medical information (prescription, dietary instructions and fluid restrictions) so that they can share this with their new treatment teams. (nephrologynews.com)
  • Despite his disagreements otherwise with the gay community, the then-Archbishop of New York, Cardinal John J. O'Connor, approved and supported the opening of such a unit at St. Clare's to care for patients suffering from it, at a time when no known treatment existed. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the day of presentation, an uncomplicated hemodialysis treatment concluded at 11 AM and the patient drove himself home. (hindawi.com)
  • About 30 minutes after his dialysis treatment ended, he called a friend and complained of bleeding from his AVF. (hindawi.com)
  • The ER had four treatment bays, two trauma bays and a new x-ray room. (wikipedia.org)
  • A separate sitting area for the attendants also provides patients with greater privacy while undergoing treatment. (kidneycentre.com)
  • Treatment at the Kidney Center includes dialysis, education, patient support groups, dietary and psychological counseling. (wikipedia.org)
  • hemodialysis
  • Dialysis Service is available seven days a week to provide Hemodialysis for inpatients in ICU, PCU, Rehab, 4 West and 3 East. (achosp.org)
  • infection
  • We aim to develop a consensus recommendation for infection control during clinical management and invasive procedures in such patients. (ugent.be)
  • Suspicion of V. vulnificus infection in vulnerable patients who ingest raw seafood is essential for prompt diagnosis, which could significantly improve patient outcomes. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Pre-existing renal disease has been especially regarded as a risk factor for V. vulnificus infection. (biomedcentral.com)
  • center
  • Mercy Medical Center - Clinton not only performed well clinically with regard to emergency care measures, but they also have a high recommendation rating, which is very important to women when it comes to health related decisions. (prweb.com)
  • Founded in 1990, St Francis Medical Center is a quality healthcare unit in West Oahu. (u-s-hospitals.com)
  • St Francis Medical Center-West accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients. (u-s-hospitals.com)
  • Recreation Center complete with a fitness center, aerobics room, dance studio and spin room. (hrepartners.com)
  • The current facility houses the Charles F. Knight Emergency and Trauma Center, a 52,000-square-foot, 61-bed Level I trauma center that includes two full-body CT scanners and six trauma/critical care rooms. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1970, the new Sister Miriam Thomas Pavilion, a five-story, $7 million health facility, was opened, with two 35-bed Medical/surgical floors, a maternal and newborn care center, a laboratory, radiology, a nuclear medicine and cobalt center and a recovery room. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • surgeries
  • The health authority said while one operating room is now functioning for emergency surgeries, a total of 108 elective, non-urgent surgeries have been postponed. (ctvnews.ca)
  • medical
  • Recognizing that seniors have unique needs, all Emergency staff members were trained on geriatric medicine and the specialized care needed for individuals 65 years and older who may have complex medical conditions, are taking multiple medications, or have unique physical, emotional and spiritual needs. (prweb.com)
  • The two Patient Transport Lifts (PTL), which are reserved for patient transport/medical equipment use only, are also in this block. (wikipedia.org)
  • Previously
  • As ICU patients' conditions become more stable, they are often moved to PCU as an extension of care from what they were previously receiving in ICU. (achosp.org)
  • recurrent
  • Five months after this procedure, prolonged fistula bleeding after a routine dialysis led to another AV fistulogram which demonstrated a recurrent stenosis of the outflow tract in the cephalic vein. (hindawi.com)
  • In addition, PALS staff will help to make changes to sort out recurrent problems experienced by both patients and staff. (wikipedia.org)
  • visits
  • Each year, there are more than 125 million emergency room visits in the U.S., with about a fifth of them being children under the age of 15. (prweb.com)
  • outcomes
  • CHEP was designed to engage, distract and comfort children, youth, families and staff, and support health outcomes by integrating art and installations to facilitate patient care and enhance the physical environment. (bcchf.ca)
  • service
  • As of 2011, SMH provides service to over 93,000 emergency room patients per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • At Mercy, we are focused on providing the highest level of quality, safety and service to all of our patients and are proud to be recognized for our commitment and dedication. (prweb.com)
  • The HMU co-ordinates the Divers Emergency Service (DES), a telephone-based consultation service for diving-related matters within Australia, the Southern Pacific and Southeast Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Emergency Service serves the local population of Çanakkale province as well as adjoining parts of Balıkesir and surrounding area. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Trust has a Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS), which deals with people's day-to-day issues and concerns by solving some problems on the spot. (wikipedia.org)