Tag: "rooms" at medical news
Concerns Raised Over Risks for Patients and Staff in Australian Hospital
...stations are "completely dysfunctional". PATIENT rooms
and consulting rooms
are "grossly undersized" and wards and consulting spaces have no provision for disabled patients. ...
Experts Need to Include Children in Research
...,000 pound unit includes two outpatient consulting rooms
and two ensuite inpatient rooms, with enough space for a child and their parent to sleep in and with a monitoring room between. It also has a large waiting and play area, a lung function investigation room, a laboratory, offices for staff, a recep...
Indian Luxury Hotel Boss Calls for Major City Clean-up
...is a lakeside palace in the desert, where standard rooms
cost more than 300 dollars a night. It boasts private swimming pools, luxury spas and high-end dining. Oberoi said sustained economic growth in India above nine percent and a massive inflow of foreign investment has nevertheless allowed the country...
Southeast Missouri State Provides High-tech Protection Against Staph Infections
... university has treated the locker rooms, training rooms
and the moveable mats at the Rosegarten Athletic F... to diapers and in medical applications from clean rooms
to surgical dressings for more than 30 years. Registered with the EPA, it imparts an invisible layer...
Psychiatric Patients Ill-treated in Emergency Rooms, US Officials Say
...ychiatric patients receive a raw deal in emergency rooms
(ERs) in hospitals . They are punched and hit or h...nsistent training of harried ER staff. Emergency rooms
can be battlegrounds. They often are the last resort for psychiatric patients in crisis -- some pati...
Tumor Painting to Fight Against Cancer
...ls. Chlorotoxin:Cy5.5 could be used in operating rooms
in as little as 18 months. All clinical studies will have consenting adult participants.Olson and his team believe that Chlorotoxin:Cy5.5 has the potential to be used in the future as a non-invasive screening tool for early detection of skin, cervica...
Medical Education in General Practice: A Way Forward
...sed autonomy, where they have their own consulting rooms
and resources readily at hand. For this to be possible, and to promote general practice as a positive learning environment, the government must commit to careful planning and funding. We cannot, and should not, rely solely on public hospitals to ...
Special Backpacks Provide Much Needed Relief for Cancer Patients
... does not have special medical facilities, but the rooms
are linked to nursing staff by an alarm. After having bloods taken and the fluids refilled at the hospital, Nick is then free to do what he likes. "I would normally walk around the shops or meet friends for lunch or dinner. Most commonly I spend time...
Smokers Blow Their Infants Health into Thin Air
...eping with the parents or are in lower temperature rooms
and it is seen that most of the babies affected by... to come from poorer homes, which may have smaller rooms
and inadequate heating,' the study authors wrote. 'Higher cotinine levels in colder times of year ma...
New Device Developed to Eliminate Superbugs Within Minutes
... "In earlier experiments, in which we flooded the rooms
with more than a billion bacteria, levels were effectively down to zero within an hour," said Macdonald. According to New Scientist, the device is now on sale in the UK and is being tried in wards at three hospitals. There are also plans to launc...
Notice Sent to Courts Asking Them to Stop Courting Mosquitoes
...tine visit we found mosquitoes breeding in several rooms
in the high court campus and have sent four notices to them," said R.N. Singh, chief medical officer (CMO) of the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC). "Similarly, a few notices have been despatched to the Patiala House court complex. So far we have ...
Slovenia Cracks Down on Smoking
... be banned in all public places, except in smoking rooms
that can be installed in hotels, restaurants, psychiatric hospitals or prisons, the new legislation declares. Ventilated cabins can also be installed in workplaces and some public institutions, exclusively for smokers, with eating and drinking forbi...
Timberlake's Tour Demands Include 'anti-gas Tablets'!
... 'Sexyback' singer has also asked for two dressing rooms
with a temperature set at 22 degree Celsius. The long list has also mentioned uninterrupted supply of delicious Hershey chocolate bars throughout the tour....
As the US Population Ages, Hospital and Doctors Visits Shoot Up
...(CDC) also found most people who visited emergency rooms
had private health insurance, although the uninsur...2 billion visits were made to hospitals, emergency rooms
(ERs) and physicians' offices in 2005. "It was only a few years ago that we released that the tota...
Singapore Extends Smoking Ban to Pubs, Nightclubs
...bs and pubs are allowed to have designated smoking rooms
and can set aside part of their outdoor area for smokers. Some of Singapore's leading entertainment outlets voiced support for the extension of the smoking ban. "This is the best opportunity for many smokers to quit. It's a really expensive, bad ...
Why Humans Fail to Act on Climate Change
... gas bills, there should be signals in hallways or rooms
when some misstep has wasted energy. Seidel added: "For those who are already convinced of the value of the environment, it's easier to grasp climate change and to acknowledge individual responsibility." Those who act accordingly have a good feel...
Johns Hopkins Medicine Honors U.A.E. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan
...s Heart Institute, 355 patient beds, and operating rooms
clustered with catheterization labs and imaging suites, is designed to marry the needs of a teaching hospital with the latest in communication and information technology, including wireless voice communications, wireless and high-speed internet acces...
Born into the Idiot Box Culture
...viewers, so much so that almost one in five babies rooms
sport a television set. A parallel study also found that 40 percent of babies are sworn friends with the television by the age of 3 months and 90 percent by age 2. According to a survey by University of Texas researchers, 63 percent of two and bel...
New Relief for Unexplained Chest Pain
... often severe, driving many patients to emergency rooms
and physicians offices despite the fact that the ailment has no definable pathology. Although this pain may sometimes be the result of acid reflux disease, when this is absent most patients present hypersensitivity of the esophagus, and a recent st...
Research Reveals Way to Speed Up Treatment of Deadly Malignant Hyperthermia
...ers were used that are typically found in hospital rooms
around the country. "Every second counts when treating a patient with malignant hyperthermia," said Donna Landriscina, CRNA, MSNA. "This research indicates that it is possible to administer DS faster, thereby increasing the patient's chances of a ...
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