'Never Events' Responsible for One Out of Six Med Mal Liability Claims, Says Aon
Four recognized categories of hospital-acquired conditions make up 12.2 percent of total medical professional liability costs
CHICAGO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hospital-acquired
infections, hospital-acquired injuries, objects left in surgery and
pressure ulcers account for on...
New Med Mal Insurance Company Medicus to Stay in Illinois
Company remains focused on expanding business
CHICAGO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Medicus Insurance Company today vowed
to continue writing medical malpractice insurance in Illinois despite a
Cook County Circuit Court ruling overturning the state's two-year-old tort
reform law which ...
Analysis Shows Lamictal As An Effective Additional Therapy For Treatment of Grand Mal Seizures
Researchers have shown the effectiveness of Lamictal (lamotrigine) as additional treatment method in children and young people with primary// generalized tonic-clonic (PGTC) seizures.
According to the latest issue of the journal Paediatrics, lamotrigine (LAMICTAL) has been demonstrated to be...
Top Five Things Hospitals Need to do in Order to Remain Safe and Secure
...s for a safer hospital environment include:
Anyone can walk into a hospital and wander around the halls. To detour intruders with mal
intent from entering, secure all entry points 24-hours a day including front doors, side doors, loading docks, offices with outside access and especia...
Progen Receives Nasdaq Notice Regarding Board Composition
...capital) trade on The Nasdaq Capital Market.
This situation developed as a result of the removal from the Board of the four independent directors mal
Eutick, John Lee, Patrick Burns and Robert Williamson during the 27th of March 2009 General Meeting of Progen shareholders, as reported by the Company...
OBS Medical's Visensia Patient Monitoring Technology Lowers Cost of Medical Malpractice Insurance
...ajor insurer of hospitals' medical malpractice exposures with a track record of innovation, has recognized the benefits this can bring in reducing med mal
About OBS Medical
OBS Medical is based in Carmel, Indiana and provides innovative clinical algorithms for safer hospitals, safer pat...
Staying Healthy in 2009
...gton formed to bolster customer service and product knowledge and the key hirings of sales consultant Jim Tressler and the new Vice President of sales mal
When asked how Equal Health was able to increase its cash flow in 2008, company president Chris Novinger said, "We re-dedicated ourse...
Equal Health Hires Experienced VP Chandler
... ARLINGTON, Texas, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- mal
Chandler will begin the new year in his new role as Vice President of sales at Equal Health. The McKinney resident, and father of two, brings his expe...
Hunter Tylo of CBS' The Bold and The Beautiful Joins Forces With the American Epilepsy Outreach Foundation in Public Awareness Campaign
...iencing a seizure.
FIRST AID FOR CONVULSIVE SEIZURES
A Convulsive Seizure is also known as a Tonic-Clonic Seizure, formerly
referred to as a Grand mal
Seizure. At the start of a seizure, the person
may cry out, then usually stiffens and falls. Their arms and legs may jerk
or twitch. You will not be a...
Amneal Pharmaceuticals Receives US FDA Approval for Three Generic Prescription Drugs; Two Using New FDA Electronic Filing Format
...or concomitantly with other
anticonvulsants, is indicated in the control of grand mal, psychomotor, and
focal epileptic seizures. It may control grand mal
seizures refractory to
other anticonvulsant therapy.
Cyclobenzaprine HCl Tablets USP, in 10mg strength, is an AB-Rated
therapeutically equivalent al...
MAL in Medical Dictionary
Absence seizures are one of several kinds of seizures. These seizures are sometimes referred to as petit mal
seizures . Petit mal
seizures occur most commonly in people under age 20, usually in ... Atypical petit mal
seizures begin slower, last longer, and may have more ... ...
Tonic–clonic seizures are a type of generalized seizure affecting the entire brain. Formerly known as grand mal
seizures or gran mal
seizures, these terms are now discouraged and rarely used in a clinical setting. Tonic–clonic seizures are the seizure type most commonly... Grand ...
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... seizure . ... After the seizure , there is drowsiness or confusion. ... The child or parent may then realize a seizure is coming. ... Petit mal
seizure : staring spells happen ... Seizures can happen when you don't even think it's a seizure . ... Over 3 percent of children will have ...
... generalized seizure affecting the entire brain. Formerly known as grand mal
seizures or gran mal
seizures , these terms are now discouraged and rarely used in a clinical s...
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Petit mal seizure
...ese seizures are sometimes referred to as petit mal
seizures . A petit mal
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seizures last only a few seconds. ... Peti...
...fecting the entire brain. Formerly known as grand mal
seizures or gran mal
seizures, these terms are now discouraged and rare...olving the entire body. It is also called a grand mal
seizure. Such ... Generalized tonic -cloni...
... Therapy ... The shock treatment or electroconvulsive therapy is ... Electroconvulsive therapy provokes a convulsion similar to a grand mal
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