• patient's
  • Coordinating the patient's total care, not just renal care, is a DaVita renal nurse who helps navigate the patient through various care settings such as dialysis centers, hospitals and specialist offices. (thestreet.com)
  • Services offered at St Andrews Community Hospital as of July 2011 include: General practice Minor Injuries Unit Physiotherapy Radiology Podiatry Phlebotomy Renal Dialysis Outpatient consultations with visiting specialists The patient's first point of contact is usually the general practitioner (GP), who can refer the patient to other units and specialties as necessary. (wikipedia.org)
  • outpatient
  • As of September 30, 2013, DaVita operated or provided administrative services at 2,042 outpatient dialysis centers located in the United States serving approximately 166,000 patients. (thestreet.com)
  • The company also operated 66 outpatient dialysis centers located in ten countries outside the U.S. DaVita supports numerous programs dedicated to creating positive, sustainable change in communities around the world. (thestreet.com)
  • The proposed redevelopment included plans to build a new emergency department, more car parking, new outpatient clinics, a new day surgery and operating theatre suite, a new medical imaging suite and a new brain and spinal injury rehabilitation centre, including a hydrotherapy pool, to accommodate patients from Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • With Managing Cancer And Living Meaningfully (CALM), patients experienced a clinically important reduction in depressive symptoms. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Therapeutic blood levels could be attained with all the drugs by the end of 12 hours of dialysis, using a concentration in the dialysis fluid which did not produce any local toxic symptoms. (bmj.com)
  • He can take Toxin-Removing Therapy combined Micro-Chinese Medicine Osmotherapy to eliminate the toxins and wastes, alleviate the symptoms caused by both damaged kidney and dialysis, repair the diseased but not necrotic renal cells and tissues, etc. (kidney-treatment.org)
  • In a survey among members of the Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation, it was found that up to 45% of patients had their first symptoms before the age of 20 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • These symptoms of RLS can make sleeping difficult for many patients and a recent poll shows the presence of significant daytime difficulties resulting from this condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • metabolic
  • There is a disproportionately higher prevalence of hypothyroidism as well as thyroid hormone metabolic derangements in dialysis patients, and emerging data suggest that thyroid hormone deficiency may be associated with greater cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in this population. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Creatinine
  • BACKGROUND: Preoperative creatinine values higher than 2.5 mg/dL are associated with markedly increased risk for both mortality and morbidity in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery. (biomedsearch.com)
  • adult
  • Mid-Valley Legal Nurse Consulting has over 24 years of experience clinically and administratively, in cardiac, adult and pediatric critical care, and dialysis. (nursefriendly.com)
  • Hospital
  • The longest waiting list by far is at the George Mukhari Hospital, with 150 patients requiring dialysis, followed by Chris Hani Baragwanath with 59 patients, 28 at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg, 24 at Steve Biko and 20 at Helen Joseph Hospital. (dampl.co.za)
  • Only three patients wait for dialysis at Sebokeng hospital, and none at all at the Leratong hospital. (dampl.co.za)
  • Study finds that 44% of hospital readmissions among hemodialysis patients are related to pulmonary edema, with initial pulmonary edema-related hospitalization the strongest predictor for readmission due to the condition. (renalandurologynews.com)
  • RESULTS: The hospital mortality was 4.8% (1 patient) in the dialysis group, and 30.4% (7 patients) in the control group (p = 0.048). (biomedsearch.com)
  • The average length of the intensive care unit and postoperative hospital stay were shorter in the dialysis group than in the control group (p = 0.005 and p = 0.023, respectively). (biomedsearch.com)
  • 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)
  • The sum was £11.4 million which she left because of the excellent care that her sister had received as a patient at the hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Widows £11 million Bequest The New Renal Dialysis Unit The Bernstein legacy Retrieved August 01, 2008 BBC News, Plans submitted for £26 million hospital November 26, 2008 BBC News, New £26 million hospital plans approved July 29, 2008 Cromer Hospital rebuild Archived 2007-11-09 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital will provide the following facilities and services: Accident and emergency Specialist out-patient clinic Family medicine Psychiatric General out-patient clinic Haemodialysis centre Geriatric day hospital Psychiatric day hospital Hospice day care Daytime rehabilitation Endoscopy suite The hospital is an approximately 350-metre walk from Chung Fu Stop of the Light Rail. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients referred to this unit must be medically able to receive dialysis away from the hospital and find this location more convenient. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital has one of two dialysis centres in York Region, and received a new 1.5T Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) unit in 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • Originally designed to service the western suburbs of Adelaide, TQEH is now the second-most utilised hospital in South Australia by patients from the central northern region of Adelaide. (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiac
  • The patient agreed to undergo cardiac surgery due to the high likelihood that the pseudoaneurysm would rupture. (umin.ac.jp)
  • inpatient
  • It included construction of a new three-level inpatient building for maternity, surgical, oncology and renal dialysis patients (containing 272 surgical and medical beds), and a 580-place car park building. (wikipedia.org)
  • outcome
  • Aim: The aim of study is to compare the 4 years clinical outcome of stent implantation with bare metal stent (BMS), first generation (sirolimus-eluting and paclitaxel eluting stent: 1st DES) and second generation (Xience V and Nobori: 2nd DES) drug-eluting stent implantation in chronic renal failure with dialysis (CRF-HD). (ahajournals.org)
  • protein
  • Proteins are lost during the dialysis process, so it's important to maintain a diet rich in protein. (rsnhope.org)
  • Your renal dietitian will figure out your protein needs to include a mixture of both. (rsnhope.org)
  • Severe
  • However, evidence suggests NSF is associated with exposure to gadolinium (with gadolinium-based MRI contrast agents being frequently used as contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)) in patients with severe kidney failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • VillageHealth members receive all care management and dialysis services from DaVita's team of specially trained professionals, including nephrologists, social workers, dieticians and pharmacists. (thestreet.com)
  • VillageHealth is demonstrating how better-coordinated care can lead to better patient outcomes and overall improved quality of life. (thestreet.com)
  • The greatest opportunity for patient success comes from tailoring care to meet the unique needs of each patient - we're pleased that this approach is so appreciated by VillageHealth members. (thestreet.com)
  • Goals of the National Kidney Foundation: Supporting Research and Research Training Continuing Education of Health Care Professionals Expanding Patient Services and Community Resources Educating the Public Shaping Health Policy Fund Raising. (nursefriendly.com)
  • Both hospitals are connected by a sheltered link bridge to facilitate the transfer of care for patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cramond pioneered the delivery of mental health care to renal patients at TQEH in the 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • liver
  • Nevertheless, due to the scarcity of organs to carry out liver transplantations, it is estimated that one third of patients with ALF die while waiting to be transplanted. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • SCAN
  • Chronically ill patients have special needs, and dialysis in particular can be a difficult process for both the patient and their family," said Romilla Batra, M.D., SCAN corporate medical director. (thestreet.com)
  • The SCAN/VillageHealth Chronic Special Needs Plan (C-SNP) is available to dialysis patients in parts of Riverside and San Bernardino counties, and effective January 1 it will also be available to Medicare-eligible dialysis patients in Los Angeles and Orange counties. (thestreet.com)
  • especially
  • Your healthcare team, especially your renal dietitian, can support you in making healthy food choices. (rsnhope.org)
  • As a result, gadolinium-containing contrast is now considered contraindicated in patients with an estimated glomerular filtration rate (a measure of renal function) under 60 and especially under 30 ml/mn. (wikipedia.org)
  • receive
  • Doing your part to ensure that you receive adequate dialysis is also critically important to your overall health and well-being. (rsnhope.org)
  • high
  • The short-term survival rate of all patients was high-namely, 96·3% at six months and 94·4% at 12 months. (bmj.com)