Tempe-Based Marketing Agency Receives Prestigious National Healthcare Marketing Award, Several Regional Awards
Mindspace, a full-service advertising, public relations and new media agency, has been recognized by PRSA with a Bronze Anvil for its media relations efforts for Catholic Healthcare West's Emergency Room Campaign
Tempe, Ariz. (PRWEB) July 1, 2009 -- Mindspace , a full-...
Reliv International Named As Finalist In the American Business Awards
Reliv International is a finalist for a Stevie® Award for the Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year. In addition to providing free nutritional supplements to 42,000 malnourished individuals, mostly children, every day in 10 countries, the Reliv Kalogris Foundation has built and ...
Foundation for the Drug-Free World Honored with Seven ADDY Awards
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World received a Silver 2009 ADDY® Award for its multi-media drug education and prevention campaign and Bronze 2009 ADDY Awards for each of six of its new public service announcements.
Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) March 19, 2009 -- The ca...
"Critical Conditions" Wins Best Health Book of the Year Awards
"Critical Conditions: The Essential Hospital Guide to Get Your Loved One Out Alive," by author and patient advocate, Martine Ehrenclou, MA, has been chosen Best Health Book of the Year by Allbooks Review Editor's Choice Awards and Books&Authors.net.
ARDS Promotes Awareness with New Campaign
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Awareness Video video was created generously by Ac...son - it is often misunderstood and misdiagnosed. ards
Foundation, based in Chicago, aims to educate peop...tating disease," said Eileen Rubin Zacharias, ards
Foundation President and co-founder. "To hav...
Number of Revascularization Procedures, Related In-Hospital Mortality and Some Complications Decline, While Rates of Infection and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery Increase
... PCI cases decreased by 50%.
The incidence of ards
and post-operative infection associated with CABG ...ring the study period. The increase in the rate of ards
and post-operative infection complications has an ...ll. Prior research conducted by CDS indicates that ards
and post-operative infection can add more than $46...
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome as Deadly as Ever
...there's been a steady decline in the percentage of ards
patients who die.
The researchers reviewed stud...d 2006, and found the death rate for patients with ards
and related acute lung injury (ALI) is 40 percent ...nal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine .
is lung condition that develops when trauma to the...
ARDS mortality is unchanged since 1994
...omprehensive review of major studies that assessed ards
deaths. This disappointing finding contradicts the common wisdom that ards
mortality has been in steady decline.
The study...ntrary to the suggested benchmark mortality of all ards
and related acute lung injury (ALI) cases being 25...
Measures to assess potential lung injury during ventilation inadequate
...ronic, because for a large number of patients with ards
the treatment, rather the syndrome, which en...ety.
In the early 1970's, the mortality rate for ards
was up to 90 percent.
Now, that rate has fallen to...te
surrogate measure for lung stress and strain in ards
Gattinoni and colleagues directly me...
News briefs: May issue of the journal Chest
...tropium. This study is published in the May issue of the journal CHEST.
MORTALITY RATES DECLINING
New research shows that, over the last decade,...ished between 1994 and 2006 that reported mortality rates for patients with ards
or ALI. Mortality rates ranged from 15 to 72%, with the overall pooled mort...