Navigation Links

Tag: "admissions" at medical news

Americas Best Hospital Reduced Heart Attack Rates

...he perceived care for the overwhelming majority of admissions for more common diagnoses, which in turn have a more substantial impact on overall hospital outcomes, they continue. The U.S. News & World Report ranking, which includes many of the nations most prestigious hospitals, did identify a group of hospi...

Air Pollution Stats Filtered in Ontario

...ible for 1,700 premature deaths and 6,000 hospital admissions in Toronto each year, Dr. David McKeown said at a news release at the launch of the air quality health index. The politicians from the federal, Ontario and Toronto governments were putting forward a new plan to control air pollution. A new tool to ...

Queensland Hospitals Reeling Under Norovirus Attack

... Diseases director, said the hospital had diverted admissions away from contagious areas to shield patients, vis... additional measures in place, such as restricting admissions to affected areas and reducing unnecessary access to the wards, to reduce the chances of it spreadin...

UK Licensing Law Changes Have Trebled Overnight Alcohol Related Visits to Emergency Care

...ng, doubled, and the number of associated hospital admissions almost trebled between the two time frames. The authors suggest that the figures indicate that the legislation has had the opposite effect to that intended. 'We feel that our findings are likely to be representative of inner city [emergency care ...

Increase in the Rate of Food Allergy

...ver that time, and a dramatic increase in hospital admissions for anaphylaxis throughout Australia, particularly in young infants Assoc Prof Mullins said. While anxiety has probably contributed to service demand, the underlying prevalence of food allergy has also increased in Australian infants over the past ...

Eating Disorder Figures Among Children Soars

... Hospital figures show that there were 51 hospital admissions last year of boys under 11 with eating disorders and 36 admissions of girls. The statistics show that, in 2003, hospitals made 93 admissions of boys under 10 with eati...

SKorean University Seeks to Bar Smokers

...University, told Thursday's Korea Times that a new admissions policy would give extra points to non-smoking applicants. "I will definitely introduce the new system to remove smoking students from our school," he was quoted as saying in an interview. "Although we cannot exactly tell smokers from non-smokers ...

Southern England Far Healthier Than the North

...0. The national average for drink-related hospital admissions was 247.7. The figures also reveal the proportion of individuals 16 and over who binge drink. Newcastle rates the highest with 29.2 per cent of and the lowest is 8.8 per cent in East Dorset. The national average is 18.2 per cent. Last year was ...

Australian Government Charged With Under-funding Public Hospitals

...g $1.1 billion a year. That means 350,000 hospital admissions less. The report was prepared jointly by Australia's six state and two territory Labor health ministers. It also found that since 2000 the commonwealth's financial contribution to running and maintaining hospitals had fallen from 50 per cent to 4...

Radio-frequency Ablation Offers Hope for People With Inoperable Kidney Tumours

...removal of kidney tumours that results in hospital admissions of 7 to 10 days and postoperative recovery time of 6 to 8 weeks, RFA is minimally invasive with a short recovery time, allows for the kidney to be preserved, and also avoids postoperative complications such as pain, pneumonia, injury to the organs an...

States' Spending may Help Keep Childless Seniors Independent

... a national survey of first long-term nursing home admissions occurring between 1995 and 2002, the researchers e...ions in state spending affect risk of nursing home admissions and whether the effect is different for those who have family and those who do not. They found tha...

Albuterol may Be Helpful for Infants Suffering from Bronchiolitis

...asthma in adults, is responsible for many hospital admissions of infants. It is the commonest cause of hospital admission in this age group. There are two drugs in general use to treat this condition, epinephrine and albuterol, and there is some controversy and passion involved in the choice of medication. ...

Extra Time for Students With Learning Disabilities Does Not Skew SAT Scores

...me aspects of knowledge for both groups. College admissions officers should consider these results as evidence that scores from an extended-time administration of the SAT have the same meaning, and therefore can be interpreted in the same way, as scores from standard time administrations, says Lindstrom. In...

NHS Oversupplied With Cataract Surgery, Say Doctors

...e research team analysed national data on hospital admissions for cataract surgery in England from 1968 to 2004. They also looked at similar data for the former regional health authority area of Oxford. The analysis of the national data showed that cataract surgery rates rose 10-fold between 1968 and 2004. ...

Medical Admissions Test Integrity Under Threat

...of UMAT training courses threatens to undermine an admissions test that purports to standardise the entry process to medical school, Mr Mitchell said. AMSA believes the trend for secondary school students to train for the UMAT sets an inappropriate tone for the commencement of studies in medicine. Exploit...

TB Patients in Marginalised Groups Need Social Support for Effective Medical Treatment

... to hospital during their treatment, with hospital admissions for homeless people being longer and costing two and a half times more than admissions for non-homeless people. * People were most likely to miss appointments if they had previously had...

Refugees No Burden On Health System

...acio Correa-Velez, and colleagues studied hospital admissions in Victoria over the six financial years to June 2004. 'We found that people born in refugee-source countries have lower or similar rates of hospital utilisation in Victoria, compared with the Australian-born population,' Dr Correa-Velez said. 'O...

Experts Question Whether Expert Patient Programmes Cut Healthcare Use

...t they make an important impact on either hospital admissions or the use of other healthcare resources in the NHS. Although improvements in confidence are welcome, questions remain about its impact on health in patients in the UK, say the authors from Queen Marys School of Medicine and Dentistry in London. ...

Research Uncovers the Significant Benefits of Remote Monitoring

... chronic heart failure helped reduce heart failure admissions to hospitals and lowered all cause mortality by nearly twenty per cent. "What we found is that the use of remote monitoring programs can improve outcomes in patients with heart failure and such an approach could help deal with the increasing number...

Improper Abortions- Kenyan Teenagers At Risk

...of abortion, the other leading causes of emergency admissions were found to be inflammatory disease (24 per cent...t up to 87 per cent of all emergency gynecological admissions there were a result of complications from abortion. A common point made in all three studies wa...

1 2 3 4 5 6

Other Tags
(Date:10/20/2014)... 2014 Women’s health specialist, Dr. Amber ... Gynecology of Columbus, Inc., A Division of MaternOhio Clinical ... more than 100,000 patients annually. Dr. Murphy will provide ... stages of a women’s life. She is accepting new ... Westerville and Dublin. , Dr. Murphy offers a wide ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 ... fitness expertise, nutritional coaching, corporate wellness programming, authorship, international ... CPT, is excited to announce the release of the ... , After many years of coaching thousands of individuals ... nutrition tracking app that does not require calorie counting ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Myoderm announced today the ... their CentralSource service. Matthew will play ... drug sourcing, distribution, and management service for international ... of industry experience, in both business development and ... their international success to help clients manage their ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 National Teen Driver ... of the American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP, http://www.ohioaap.org ... in encouraging parents of teen drivers to talk to their ... road. , Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of ... drivers involved in fatal crashes, and 859 (42%) of those ...
(Date:10/20/2014)... Punzoné , the first line of ... a lot to celebrate this month. October marks Italian Heritage ... and contributions of Americans of Italian heritage and Italians in ... it shares its favorite Italian cocktails and encourages everyone to ... even if it is only in a glass. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:OhioHealth Welcomes New Women’s Health Specialist to MaternOhio Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc. 2Health News:OhioHealth Welcomes New Women’s Health Specialist to MaternOhio Specialists in Obstetrics & Gynecology of Columbus, Inc. 3Health News:JZ Fitness Nutrition App Launches on iTunes 2Health News:JZ Fitness Nutrition App Launches on iTunes 3Health News:Myoderm Hires Matthew Voicheck to Lead Turnkey Drug Sourcing Service 2Health News:Ohio AAP Promotes National Teen Driver Safety Week 2Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 2Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 3Health News:Celebrate Italian Heritage Month With Authentic Cocktails from Punzoné: The Only Ultra Premium Line of Organic Imported Italian Vodka 4
(Date:10/14/2014)... JOLLA, CA – October 14, 2014 – Scientists from ... million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to ... prevalent virus-induced hemorrhagic fever disease in Africa. The study ... and why some patients die, while others survive the ... to understand the basic mechanism of how Lassa fever ...
(Date:10/14/2014)... team of researchers, led by the Chinese Academy of ... Nature Genetics a brief genomic history of tomato ... tomato plant. , The C.M. Rick Tomato Genetics Resource ... this study by providing seed of both cultivated tomato ... builds on the first tomato genome sequence completed just ...
(Date:10/14/2014)... October 14, 2014 – Over the past decades, we ... institutions to meet the needs of infants for social ... these infants to thrive. , Infancy and ... of the cortex. A generation of research suggests that ... cortical development and cognitive function. In contrast, deprivation and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Scripps Research Institute team receives $6.6 million to investigate deadly Lassa virus 2Institutional rearing may increase risk attention-deficit disorder 2
Other Contents