Certain components of standard ventilator bundles may have a better effect on outcomes than others, according to a recent study. ... Adjustments were made for demographic characteristics, comorbid conditions, type of unit, illness severity, recent
research should identify specific strategies and interventions that improve the value and efficiency of care. ... said. Critical care physicians vary widely in their estimates of ICU benefit, according to a recent study.
Recent research, however, has called this practice into question by finding that VTE rates aren't lower at hospitals with high prophylaxis rates compared to those with low prophylaxis rates. ... Our cover story looks at the current state of VTE
The authors noted that the use of prophylactic antibiotics before procedures has been discouraged in recent years. ... They called for future research in this area to include clinically important endpoints.
Florida. “In patients with recent MI, the major new questions are: Do all patients require treatment? ... For patients with coronary artery disease who have neither heart failure nor a history of MI, recent research suggests that beta-blockers don't
Yancy. But it's not just about genes; there have also been recent discoveries about the role of the exposome. ... It's not the only new explanation, though, Dr. Yancy noted. Other recent research, published in the July 2 Journal of the American College
of recent research. ... His research also looked at why these hypoglycemic episodes occur, and found that many are due to a nutrition/insulin mismatch.
In addition, the findings highlight the need for future research to improve antimicrobial stewardship in the setting of asthma,” the authors said. ... They called for revision of the IDSA guidelines, but also more research comparing OPAT and hospital
Recent research has shown this might not be the case. A study led by Drs. ... Press Ganey Associates, Inc.; Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC); and other vendors have developed hospitalist-specific patient satisfaction tools, Dr.
This is a much-needed provision that incorporates recent research showing the central role of systemic inflammation in the development of malnutrition.