CVO. 2. Other recent research has confirmed that patients with low levels have worse outcomes, he noted, citing a study published in November 2014 by Critical Care finding an association between ... Looking even farther into the future of sepsis care
Only a small proportion of ischemic stroke readmissions are preventable, a recent study found. ... placement. Recent research has shown that PICCs are not as safe as historically assumed, the study authors noted.
Recent research shows excess oxygen supplementation can harm. ... McEvoy said. Experts also don't want clinicians to overreact to the recent research on hyperoxia and provide too little oxygen, he said, since the condition of acutely ill patients can
Many physicians use outdated practices to assess the neurological function of patients after cardiac arrest, according to a recent survey of specialists. ... The study authors noted that although these used to be considered robust predictors, more recent
Recent research has hypothesized that low cardiac output (i.e., cardiogenic shock) is a more likely culprit than systemic vasodilation (i.e., distributive shock) in ischemic hepatitis.
Subsequent bundled payments programs have provided additional impetus. Clinicians and researchers speaking at the conference described some of the resulting readmission-reduction research and outcomes. ... Problems include the particular penalization of
However, recent CDC data showed a national trend of increasing CA-UTI rates over the studied time period, the authors noted. ... Low systolic blood pressure and high comorbidities may predict death after palliative extubation, a recent study found.
ACP Member Shoshana Herzig, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of hospital medicine research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. ... While opioids are almost always part of the pain management
From her own personal advice, Dr. Wallace moved on to the best comanagement practices identified by recent research. ... Other recent news in the field includes the 2017 American College of Rheumatology/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Use of a lung-protective ventilation strategy during major abdominal surgery appears to improve outcomes, according to a recent study. ... Risk stratification using an electronic medical record (EMR) helped reduce readmissions for heart failure, a recent