The researchers became concerned when they noticed that several clinical study and review authors had concluded chlorhexidine was superior to povidone-iodine, though the studies/reviews themselves had pitted a combination ... While the researchers found
In the last decade, critical care clinicians and researchers have coined the term post-intensive care syndrome (PICS) to describe the constellation of lingering physical and mental health effects that patients ... By the end of the first year, one-third
The potential risks of dabigatran are not appreciated, particularly where the elderly are concerned, according to a letter written by researchers who tracked bleeding events in patients who took the drug. ... The audit shows that it's difficult to
Researcher aims to assess beta-blocker use in patients with pacemakers.
The researchers defined “marijuana-related” as any ED visit where use of marijuana was implicated either as a direct cause or contributing factor of the visit, Dr.
The audit shows that it's difficult to translate trial data into clinical practice, and it's important to conduct postmarketing surveillance and adverse-event reporting, the researchers noted. ... Dutch researchers performed a case-control study in nine
Australian researchers conducted a prospective, population-based, active surveillance study of iGAS infections in the state of Victoria from March 2002 through August 2004. ... The program has led to a decrease in nebulizer rates of more than 50% on a
Researchers performed a multicenter cluster-randomized crossover trial that compared extended-duration with non-extended-duration shifts among pediatric residents at six U.S. ... After another four-month wash-in interval, the sites crossed over to the
The researchers noted that the study was not blinded and was not powered to detect differences in all sepsis-associated organ dysfunction or mortality, among other limitations. ... The researchers noted an exponential relationship between higher troponin
They are teachers and innovators, mentors and researchers, leaders and hospital medicine pioneers. ... Dr. Arora's star rose among academic researchers after she published numerous articles, including one in Annals of Internal Medicine (2006;144:792-8)