*  The potential of computerised analysis of bowel sounds for diagnosis of gastrointestinal conditions: a systematic review |...
The cost of unnecessary endoscopies to health care systems also cannot be underestimated; associated theatre time and adequate ... Research quality assessment methodology post-operative ileus. Background. Gastrointestinal (GI) disease and disorders are ... Other risks associated with endoscopy such as bleeding, infection, and anaesthetic complications, whilst rare, can be life ... nursing and medical staffing are all expensive. By avoiding unnecessary 'normal' endoscopies, reallocation of staffing, ...
  https://systematicreviewsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13643-018-0789-3
*  July 2016 - NUI Galway
With healthcare-associated infections affecting, on average, 5% of hospitalised patients in Ireland[i], NUI Galway is to lead a ... New Research into Improving Hand Hygiene in Intensive Care Units. Although hand hygiene is known to be the key to preventing ... "We want to explore all the factors at play in the ICU setting, by involving all key stakeholders such as patients, nurses, ... provide theoretical valid and practical tools and methodologies for improving hand hygiene compliance in Irish Intensive Care ...
  http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/news-and-events/news-archive/2016/july2016/
*  Articles of Interest, April 13, 2007
... or other research using AHRQ data or products. ... Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology. Elliott MN, ... Medical Care Research and Review. Needleman J, Kurtzman ET, Kizer KW. Performance measurement of nursing care: state of the ... Confirmation of administrative claims-identified opportunistic infections and other serious potential adverse events associated ... Health Services Research. Prentice JC, Pizer SD. Delayed access to health care and mortality. Health Serv Res 2007 Apr; 42(2): ...
  https://archive.ahrq.gov/news/articles/art041307.htm
*  Patient Safety in Healthcare
... the problem of patient safety with particular attention to patient safety in the ICU being one of the essential patient care ... Based on many studies, hospital acquired infection; in this context, alternatively called health care associated infection, is ... Nursing Essay Writing Service Example Nursing Essays Example Essays Free Nursing Essays ... The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) developed an array of Patient Safety Indicators planned to screen ...
  https://www.ukessays.com/services/example-essays/nursing/patient-safety-healthcare-nursing.php
*  Patient safety - Wikipedia
Rosenthal, MB; Frank, RG (2006). "What Is the empirical basis for paying for quality in health care?". Medical Care Research ... IDSA; SHEA; APIC (2006-06-13). "Comment on CMS Inpatient PPS Proposed Rule 1488P: Healthcare-associated infection". American ... These two indicators of pediatric nursing care quality are sensitive measures of nursing care. Professional nurses play a key ... process improvement methodologies, and quality of pediatric inpatient care. These collaborations have created a robust program ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patient_safety
*  PPT - On the CUSP: Stop CAUTI Cohort 8 PowerPoint Presentation - ID:2910771
Tina Adams, RN Clinical Content Lead HRET Barbara Meyer Lucas, MD, MHSA Project Consultant Michigan Health & Hospital ... CUSP Team includes nurse manager, physician, senior executive *CUSP Team may include infection control/prevention, central ... sean berenholtz, md mhs johns hopkins university quality and safety research group. the problem is large. in u.s. healthcare ... PROCESS DATA (optional): Are we changing our daily work activities to reduce the risk of infection and make care safer, via ...
  https://www.slideserve.com/yates/on-the-cusp-stop-cauti-cohort-8
*  Par Pharmaceutical Companies Inc. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and Industry Analysis
Customers in the managed health care market include health maintenance organizations, nursing homes, hospitals, clinics, ... RESEARCH METHODOLOGY DISCLAIMER 1. PAR PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES INC. COMPANY PROFILE. 1.1. Key facts. 1.2. Financial ... each with an associated Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and ... an opportunistic infection commonly found in immunocompromised patients, including those with HIV and cancer.. Marketing and ...
  https://marketpublishers.com/report/medicine_pharmaceuticals_biotechnology/drugs_biotechnology/par_pharmaceutical_companies_inc_swot_analysis_bac.html
*  Symposium celebrates research, internships and creative activity
Bethel's annual URICA Symposium includes a day of student research presentations, Fri., April 24, along with theater, music and ... "Does Health-care Hand Hygiene Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections Such As Clostridium Difficile?"; Nikolai Krahn, "How Does the ... "Studying Purpose Perception Through Experience Sampling Methodology: A Study of Local Consumers of Mental Health Services"; and ... associate professor of visual art and design, Kathryn Layman, associate professor of chemistry and physics, and Kip Wedel, ...
  https://www.bethelks.edu/news-events/news/post/5175/
*  Systems | Free Full-Text | Organizational Learning in Health Care Organizations | HTML
In health care organizations, patient care is provided through one or more visible and invisible teams. These teams are ... Organizational learning in health care is not a onetime intervention, but a continuing organizational phenomenon that occurs ... Organizational learning in health care systems is central to managing the learning requirements in complex interconnected ... The number of teams involved in providing care and the possibility of breakdowns in communication and coordinated care ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/2079-8954/2/1/24/htm
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... chemical and physical research. Watch our scientific video articles. ... Pneumonia is one of the major health care problems in developing and industrialized countries and is associated with ... Research nurses identify hospitalized patients from the emergency department and telemetry unit with suspected ACS. Once ... ICD-10 discharge diagnoses are used as surrogate markers of infection, but knowledge on the validity of infections in general ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24663388/how-well-do-discharge-diagnoses-identify-hospitalised-patients-with
*  Acute Care Needleless Connectors Market- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Growth and Forecast 2014 - 2020
Global acute care needleless connectors market was valued at USD 494.9 million in 2013 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of ... While this helped rein in the number of blood borne infections seen among healthcare workers, another complication sprung up: ... Global Acute Care Needleless Connectors Market: Increasing Investments in Research and Development Initiatives to Drive Growth ... are introduced to resolve the problems associated with needleless connectors and catheter related blood stream infections. ...
  https://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/acute-care-needleless-connectors-market.html
*  Upcoming Educational Conferences :: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Translational Research at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, will present "Causes, Natural ... Nursing breakout sessions will include:. * The Intersection of Infection and Drug Abuse: A Multidisciplinary Panel Discussion ... The goal of the conference is to offer science, methodology, practice initiatives and discussion points for the participant to ... Keynote speaker, Rob Lemanske, Jr., professor of Pediatrics and Medicine and associate dean for Clinical & ...
  https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/medical-professional-publications/upcoming-educational-conferences?contentid=167328
*  Outcomes research - Wikipedia
Health Care)", outcomes research may refer to both health services research and healthcare outcomes assessment, which aims at ... includes health services research that focuses on identifying variations in medical procedures and associated health outcomes. ... However, the evaluation methodology of outcomes research may include both experimental and non-experimental designs: further, ... Semmelweis' results were not accepted until after his death, when the germ theory of infection became established. Although the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outcomes_research
*  Prevalence, patterns and predictors of nursing care left undone in European hospitals: results from the multicountry cross...
14Faculty of Nursing, University of Athens, Athens, Greece. *. 15Centre for Health Services & Nursing Research, Catholic ... pressure ulcers and nosocomial infections.24-27 Additionally, higher levels of omitted nursing care are also associated with ... Nurse Forecasting: Human Resources Planning in Nursing) study. The overall research aims and methodology of this 3-years ... Missed nursing care' and 'implicit rationing of nursing care' are more refined concepts and measures than nursing care left ...
  https://qualitysafety.bmj.com/content/23/2/126
*  Lung health & tuberculosis | LSTM
The causes of these problems are complex, very often rooted in poverty, and include infections such as Mycobacterium ... research takes a holistic, person-centred perspective, recognising that men and women, boys and girls experience a heavy burden ... Mr Russell Dacombe Senior Research Associate. Appointment Senior Research Associate, attached to Child and Reproductive Health ... health care financing and insurance in resource poor countries, preference elicitations and valuation researches in health... ...
  https://lstmed.ac.uk/research/themes/lung-health-tuberculosis
*  E-health house calls, novel probiotics among new research funded at UC Davis Health System
... multidisciplinary research in areas of strategic importance to California, the nation and the world. ... UC Davis Health System faculty are among the principal investigators and collaborators awarded funding from the new Research ... UC Davis Health System is improving lives and transforming health care by providing excellent patient care, conducting ... Jay Han, an associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, is directing research to develop wireless sensor and ...
  http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/cme/6886
*  A Social Ecological Approach to Exploring Barriers to Accessing Sexual and Reproductive Health Services among Couples Living...
International Scholarly Research Notices is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal covering a wide range of subjects in science, ... "Using ecological models in research on health disparities," Journal of Professional Nursing, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 216-222, 2005. ... a challenge to health care in Brazil," AIDS Patient Care and STDs, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 268-277, 2007. View at Publisher · View ... World Health Organization, Antiretroviral Drugs for Treating Pregnant Women and Preventing HIV-Infection in Infants. ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/isrn/2012/825459/
*  Home Monitoring of Foot Skin Temperatures to Prevent Ulceration | Diabetes Care
Other factors that have been associated with amputation, such as infection, faulty wound healing, and ischemia, usually do not ... The patient failed to contact the health care provider upon recording a series of ,4°F temperature differences on 21 ... RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS-Eighty-five patients who fit diabetic foot risk category 2 or 3 (neuropathy and foot deformity or ... She failed to call the study nurse as instructed when her temperatures spiked throughout the study. On day 138, she was seen in ...
  http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/27/11/2642
*  Knowledge, attitudes and practices of oral health care workers in Lesotho regarding the management of patients with oral...
Nokta M. Oral manifestations associated with HIV infection. The science of HIV medicine. Curr HIV / AIDS Rep. 2008; 5: 5-12 [ ... Knowledge, attitudes and practice among Primary Health Care nurse practitioners regarding oral health and oral HIV lesions in ... University of the Western Cape Senate Research Ethics Committee and the Research and Ethics Committee of the Ministry of Health ... METHODOLOGY. This was a descriptive cross-sectional study conducted during two weeks in July 2012 using a self-administered ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0011-85162014001000005&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Three international visiting professors join School of Nursing this fall
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis welcomes three international visiting professors who will teach, contribute ... The vision of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing is to transform health care through nursing education and research. ... Visiting Associate Professor Anna Zisberg. Anna Zisberg also joined the School of Nursing team Sept. 1 as a visiting associate ... Zysberg will co-teach this fall's doctoral seminar and provide guidance as a methodology expert to students on study design and ...
  http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/newsroom/6904
*  Program Implementation | Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
Hospitals & Health Systems. *Prevention & Chronic Care. *Quality & Patient Safety*AHRQ's Healthcare-Associated Infection ... Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture. *Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) ... Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). One of the 11 agencies within HHS, AHRQ supports research that helps people ... Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. 5600 Fishers Lane. Rockville, MD 20857. Telephone: (301) 427-1364 ...
  https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/cusp/clabsi-final/clabsifinal2.html
*  s ꒲ | [ g: ?? ֘A (HAI) Ǘ s
This type of infection is also known as a hospital-acquired infection (or, more generically, healthcare associated infection). ... THE NOSOCOMIAL INFECTION *Table 1-1: Frequency of the Most Common Nosocomial Infections MARKET SCOPE RESEARCH METHODOLOGY ... AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA) FUNDING EMERGING INFECTIONS PROGRAM *Table 2-3: U.S. States ACA HAI Prevention Infrastructure Funding ... Nursing Homes, Community Clinics, Others) *The Global Market for Hospital Infection Control Estimated Market Share by Hospital ...
  https://www.gii.co.jp/report/kl304515-healthcare-associated-infection-hai-control.html
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... chemical and physical research. Watch our scientific video articles. ... Research nurses identify hospitalized patients from the emergency department and telemetry unit with suspected ACS. Once ... When a child is referred to a health professional with normal hearing and unexplained difficulties in listening, or associated ... Health Care, transient myocardial ischemia, Acute Coronary Syndrome, electrocardiogram, ST-segment monitoring, Holter ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24416193/predictors-grandparental-investment-decisions-contemporary-europe
*  Health Care Reform: Quality Initiatives - the Thread That Ties It All Together | Publications | Thought Leadership | McDermott...
All health care stakeholders should take note of the impact of quality initiatives in the reform legislation in order to ... certain surgical procedures and health-care-associated infections. Variations in standards would be implemented each fiscal ... nursing, pharmacy, social work, health care administrators and other health professional programs (§3508). ... research from a variety of disciplines to help establish best practices for quality improvement in the delivery of health care ...
  https://www.mwe.com/en/thought-leadership/publications/2010/05/health-care-reform--quality-initiatives--the-thr__
*  Promoting Rigorous Interdisciplinary Research and Building an Evidence Base to Inform Health Care Learning, Practice, and...
... provides commentary on interdisciplinary research and the role nurses play in improving care quality. This commentary ... broad range of approaches to improving the value of health care-increasing quality while reducing health care costs associated ... More than 3.1 million strong, nurses represent the largest segment of the health care professional workforce in the United ... these studies have helped to improve the rigor of research methodology, built a solid base of evidence demonstrating linkages ...
  https://www.rwjf.org/en/blog/2013/11/promoting_rigorousi.html