• pediatric
  • The article discusses a study published in the "Journal of Hospital Medicine" which shows that pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) delivered critical care services most of the time as compared to noncritical care services which represent a barrier to access for new patients. (ebscohost.com)
  • Presents an article about the medical case of Amanda who was transferred in a pediatric intensive care unit because of her array of cardiac anomalies. (ebscohost.com)
  • Jeffrey S. Upperman, MD, director of the Trauma Program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has co-authored a call to action for filling a significant gap in pediatric public health care and seeks federal oversight to establish the framework for a pediatric applied trauma research network (PATRN). (redorbit.com)
  • The World Health Organization established injury as the top pediatric public health problem in the world. (redorbit.com)
  • Despite this enormous public health problem, there is no national pediatric trauma research network. (redorbit.com)
  • Because the number of seriously injured children treated at a single center is relatively small, and because an individual hospital is unlikely to have sufficient patient diversity, collaborative multicenter studies are required to address the differences in treatment of pediatric injury at trauma centers in diverse settings. (redorbit.com)
  • The goal of PATRN is to address the critical unsolved problems that typically cross specialty boundaries including emergency transport to the hospital, emergency room care, pediatric surgery, neurosurgery, intensive care, physical therapy and rehabilitation. (redorbit.com)
  • The following undergraduate programs are offered: Business Administration Architecture Foreign Trade and Customs Communication Law Graphic Design Nursing Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Industrial Engineer Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Nutrition and Food Science Psychology General Nursing Ongoing studies in nursing Administration and Teaching Intensive Care Pediatric Nursing Surgical Nursing Public Health The following two courses are offered only at Tijuana: Digital Graphic Design and Urban Development Area in Geographic Information Systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • This unique program will provide an opportunity for dentists to pursue higher education and research in the field of Pediatric Dentistry with an emphasis on prevention and public health in underserved and disadvantaged communities (Aboriginal, rural, and urban poor). (umanitoba.ca)
  • Graduate residents will also have the opportunity to treat pediatric dental patients in the hospital setting and in local community outreach clinics. (umanitoba.ca)
  • General Hospital
  • This is the third general hospital to be built in Townsville and is relatively new (completed 2001). (wikipedia.org)
  • There have been three general hospital in Townsville over the city's 150-year history. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Second Townsville General Hospital opened in North Ward on 21 April 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • The old Townsville General Hospital Psychiatric service was the focus of intense scrutiny in the 1980s after it was revealed 65 people had died in the psychiatric ward. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program
  • Its campus is also home to the Roxana Cannon Arsht Surgicenter, Wilmington Hospital Health Center, an HIV program and the First State School, a private/public partnership that provides in-school education for children with serious illnesses that would otherwise render them homebound. (wikipedia.org)
  • The CareFlight program serves over 150 hospitals and over 300 community fire departments, and police departments in 17 counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • The youth training model is an intensive 20-week program that includes high school equivalency classes (if needed), business math, business English, office procedures, computer classes (MS Office), public speaking and communications, and a world-of-work module. (wikipedia.org)
  • Toronto
  • It was founded in 1921 by the Sisters of St. Joseph order, which had earlier opened St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, on the site of an orphanage. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1921, the City of Toronto was considering expropriating the orphanage for a public high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Almost 8,000 cases of pertussis, better known as whooping cough, have been reported to California's Public Health Department so far this year. (wsj.com)
  • Units
  • In addition to three Eurocopter Dauphin helicopters, CareFlight includes three ambulances, called Mobile Intensive Care Units (MICUs) for ground transport. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Elderly black Medicare beneficiaries are seen less often by specialists and receive less appropriate preventive care, lower quality hospital care and fewer expensive technological procedures. (prrac.org)
  • People in poor neighborhoods receive care in segregated and resource-constrained systems, receive less continuous care from a given provider, have more limited access to specialists and are referred less often for intensive procedures. (prrac.org)
  • I've come to see urban medicine as a multifaceted mirror that reflects the rich and often bewildering complexity of modern society. (latimes.com)
  • Today, a new typology has taken root, and hospitals often seem like a hotel wrapped around a high-tech factory. (washingtonpost.com)
  • enormous
  • A new $1.1 billion addition to Johns Hopkins Hospital is an impressive building, not because it's entirely beautiful, but because it is enormous and because, like all state-of-the-art hospitals, it contains an astonishing internal complexity. (washingtonpost.com)
  • sudden
  • The goal of the 2009 American Heart Association (AHA) Cardiac Arrest Survival Summit was to develop consensus recommendations for implementation strategies to optimize the care of patients with out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest (OHCA). (ahajournals.org)
  • areas
  • With more than two-thirds of Americans living in urbanized areas, urban medicine is no longer an "inner city" phenomenon, though that still remains a key aspect. (latimes.com)
  • are spread across rural and urban areas. (scribd.com)
  • c.Health programme will be initiated for senior citizens and urban areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • operates
  • Miami Valley Hospital also operates three air ambulances known as CareFlight. (wikipedia.org)
  • CareFlight operates three helicopters, based at the hospital main campus in Dayton, Lebanon-Warren County Airport, and Grimes Field in Urbana, Ohio. (wikipedia.org)
  • providers
  • Beneficiaries who are culturally and physically separated from the mainstream may not be willing or able to access the same hospitals and providers as high-income, white beneficiaries. (prrac.org)
  • The fourth session consisted of multiple breakout groups that addressed issues of culture change among lay providers, EMS providers, in-hospital providers, policy makers, and payers. (ahajournals.org)