Development and Implementation of a Multidisciplinary Sepsis Protocol
- Huguley participates in central line infection study. Bassett, Elizabeth // Fort Worth Business Press;12/17/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 51, p9
The article reports that the Huguley Memorial Medical Center in Fort Worth, Texas will be involved in a study that could reduce the incidence of central line associated bloodstream infections. It is reported that such infections affect the duration of patients in intensive care units due to...
- S. marcescens BSI outbreak linked to compounding pharmacy. // Infectious Disease News;May2014, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p51
The article reports that an outbreak of bloodstream infections caused by Serratia marcescens was linked to parenteral nutrition prepared by a single compounding pharmacy, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- CDC urges physicians to continue vaccinating patients into 2012. // Hem/Onc Today;12/25/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 24, p40
The article reports on the request of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for physicians to continue to administer influenza vaccines to patients until January 2012.
- EHR Breaches Rose 32% in 2011. // Information Management Journal;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p6
The article reports that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has revealed 57% of office-based U.S. physicians used electronic health records (EHRs) in 2011, a 12% jump from 2010.
- CDC urges physicians to become more involved in disaster preparedness planning. Zacharyczuk, Colleen // Infectious Disease News;Jul2011, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p40
The article reports that officials of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are urging physicians to become more involved in disaster preparedness planning.
- All about letters. Smith, Jane // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/10/2009, preceding p59
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one by Stephen Hayes on the importance of teaching primary care doctors the skills of detecting melanomas, one by Minoo Irani on the education of physicians and another by Douglas Fleming on the U.S. Centers for Disease...
- CDC campaign stresses patient-doctor relationship in kicking smoking habit. McGill, Natalie // Nation's Health;Aug2013, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p6
The article reports that the importance of talking with a doctor is being stressed by a new approach to be used by a U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention campaign to get smokers to quit the habit.
- CDC updates field triage guidelines for emergency medical service providers. Davis, Pete // AHA News;2/6/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p7
The article reports on the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) release of an updated guidance for emergency medical service providers that triage and transport trauma patients.
- CRAMMED CITY EDs. // Trustee;Mar2007, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p7
The article focuses on the problems of urban emergency departments (EDs), based on a report released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. According to the report, urban EDs are experiencing nursing shortages, ambulance diversions and overcrowding. Almost 63.7 percent of U.S....