They recommended that these findings be incorporated into future guidelines but also be clarified by further research into normal versus excessive BP differences between arms. ... Additional research is needed, they said, on the reasons behind ICU drug
2005 and Nov. 2006. Determination of preventable readmissions was based on 14 Prevention Quality Indicators (PQIs) developed by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). ... placement. Recent research has shown that PICCs are not as safe as
After establishing rapid response systems, hospitals must follow through by measuring their effectiveness.
Hand hygiene, the July effect, migraines and stroke, and more.
An accompanying editorial called for additional research into the biopsychosocial factors that contribute to firearm violence. ... Results were published in a research letter on Sept. 19, 2016, by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
The three organizations recommended concomitant PPI and antiplatelet use in a 2008 document, but subsequent research suggested PPIs might lessen the efficacy of antiplatelet drugs. ... The study authors called for further research examining the
Reducing MRSA in the ICU, rivaroxaban in heart failure, warfarin bridging during cardiac device surgery, and more.
They called for further research examining the necessity of TTE in medical care.
More research still needs to be done on the effects of such prophylaxis in patients with known SAP risk, they wrote. ... The evidence-based guideline update was published online by Neurology on March 18.
The authors of an accompanying editorial also called for more research but said the current study clearly indicates that comprehensive geriatric assessment should be standard practice for hospitalized older adults. ... They suggested that future research