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Nasal swabs taken during ICU stay don't improve detection of MRSA infection

LRTI and BSI were used to define MRSA infections, as they account for the majority of ICU-acquired MRSA infections.) The study was published in the October Critical Care Medicine.
October 2010

Speed of sepsis care, early feeding for mild pancreatitis, and more

The editorialists noted that the 2016 nutrition support guidelines from the Society of Critical Care Medicine and American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition “set the stage for nutrition support clinicians ... Results were published online by
November 2017

Procalcitonin: Promise and pitfalls

an infectious diseases physician at the Durham VA Health Care System in North Carolina. ... Lead author David T. Huang, MD, MPH, an associate professor of emergency and critical care medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, said he
August 2018

Challenges in combating COPD readmissions

The financial and public health importance of reducing readmissions for COPD is substantial,” said Laura Feemster, MD, MS, an associate professor in the division of pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine ... the associations turned out just as
August 2019

Hospitalists as physician advisors

These same skills are critical to successfully managing denials and appeals, which is a key responsibility of most PAs, Dr. ... After 35 years in internal medicine and critical care, Michael Salvatore, MD, FACP, became a part- time physician advisor for
July 2013

Warnings on morphine overdoses, injections containing particulates

The FDA is notifying healthcare professionals, especially those working in emergency and critical care settings, of reports of compatibility problems when certain needleless pre-filled glass syringes are used with some ... Health care organizations
March 2011

Complicated UTI, stress ulcer prophylaxis, and more

This increase in mortality was observed whether patients' elevated BNP level was found in an acute care or outpatient setting. ... This intervention should be scalable to larger populations of inpatients, and future directions may include study in other
November 2018

Fluid balance, MI rule-out, anticoagulation after hemorrhage, and more

Results were published online on April 21 by Critical Care Medicine and appear in the August issue. ... The authors stated that their findings have implications for clinical care, such as the current use of negative fluid balance as a justification for
September 2017

Measure of the month: stroke and stroke rehabilitation

advance care plan,. VAP prevention (head elevation), and. CRBSI prevention (CVC insertion protocol). ... Dr. Kirkland is a hospitalist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and a critical care specialist at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
December 2008

Measure of the month: coronary artery disease

advance care plan,. VAP prevention (head elevation), and. CRBSI prevention (CVC insertion protocol). ... Dr. Kirkland is a hospitalist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and a critical care specialist at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
November 2008

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