Nebulized lidocaine before nasogastric tube insertion reduced patient discomfort but increased risk for nasal bleeding
- Your Nebulizer Might Come with a PURPLE DINOSAUR. // Naples Health;Jan-Mar2017, p32
The article offers information on the design and construction of the Pediatric Emergency Department of NCH (Northwest Community Hospital) for the kids with kid-friendly dÃ©cor and services including virtual marshmallows, sea creatures made of electronic, and nebulizer.
- Randomised, placebo controlled trial of nebulised furosemide for breathlessness in patients with cancer. Wilcock, A.; Walton, A.; Manderson, C.; Feathers, L.; El Khoury, B.; Lewis, M.; Chauhan, A.; Howard, P.; Bell, S.; Frisby, J.; Tattersfield, A. // Thorax;Oct2008, Vol. 63 Issue 10, p872
Background: Breathlessness is a common and difficult symptom to treat in patients with cancer. Case reports suggest that nebulised furosemide can relieve breathlessness in such patients but few data are available. Method: Patients with primary or secondary lung cancer and a Dyspnoea Exertion...
- Nebulized Lidocaine and Nasogastric Tube Insertion. Sadovsky, Richard // American Family Physician;5/1/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 9, p1807
Discusses research being done on the use of nebulized lidocaine with nose and mouth breathing and nasogastic tube insertion to reduce procedure discomfort. Reference to a study by L. Cullen, et al, published in the August 2004 issue of the journal of "Annals of Emergency Medicine"; Dosage of...
- New products. // Pediatric Nursing;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p636
Presents products for pediatric nursing. Description of the MisterNeb compressor nebulizer system; Availability of the antibiotic Augmentin ES 600; Features of the Quick Print disposable footprinter.
- CNE objectives/questions. // ED Nursing;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p59
A quiz concerning emergency department (ED) nursing is presented.
- Review: Intravenous metoclopramide is better than placebo for reducing pain in acute migraine in the emergency department. // ACP Journal Club;May/Jun2005, Vol. 142 Issue 3, p77
This article presents information related to patients with acute migraine. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compared parenteral metoclopramide with control (placebo, other antiemetics (AEs), non-AEs, or other antimigraine (AM) regimens in adults with an acute migraine, distinguished...
- TÃ©cnica del lavado gÃ¡strico en urgencias. González Dolado, Esther; Berdonces Gago, Aida // Agora de Enfermeria;Jun2010, Vol. 14 Issue 22, p57
Gastric lavage is a technique used in acute poisoning and in some upper gastrointestinal bleeding that arrive daily in the emergency department of many hospitals. This procedure involves inserting a nasogastric tube to perform administration and aspiration of fluid volumes irrigated, with the...
- Asthma in the ED: MDIs are faster. // Patient Care;5/15/1993, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p18
Presents information on the effectiveness of metered-dose inhaler (MDI) in the emergency treatment of asthma attacks. Standard treatment available in all emergency departments; Time comparison between the administration of MDI and other treatments; Implication for asthma patients.
- Intravenous proton pump inhibitors prior to endoscopy in suspected upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Lang, Eddy S. // CJEM: Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine;May2008, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p244
The article presents a clinical study that examines the use of intravenous proton pump inhibitors (IV PPIs) in reducing important adverse outcomes in patients, in the emergency departments, who present evidence of acute upper gastro-intestinal bleeding. The objective is to determine whether...