Same-day discharge after elective percutaneous coronary intervention was noninferior for safety to staying overnight in hospital
- Up to 40% of discharge notes go missing. // Pulse;11/23/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 39, p15
The article reports on the estimated 40 percent missing hospital discharge notes at the University Hospital North Staffordshire (UHNS) in England that affect the key details about patient diagnoses and prescription changes.
- HOSPITALS. NEUFELL, DANIELLE // njbiz;12/20/2010, Vol. 23, p65
A list ranking hospitals in New Jersey based on total inpatient admissions in 2009 is presented which includes Morristown Memorial Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Overlook Hospital.
- Hospital Medicine. // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 18, p221
Cites several research articles on issues related to hospitals and medicine, published in the April 2003 supplement I issue of 'Journal of General Internal Medicine.' Study conducted to determine the relationship between health literacy and preventability of hospital admission; Factors related...
- Flu shots could cut cardiac hospital stays. // Healthcare Purchasing News;May2003, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p6
Presents the result of a survey on the effect of flu vaccinations on the hospital stays of heart disease patients in the U.S. Background of the study; Decline in hospital stays for stroke; Views of physician William Schaffner on the research.
- Almanac 2013: heart failure. Clark, Andrew L. // Romanian Journal of Cardiology;2013, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p348
The article offers updates related to heart failure. The National Heart Failure Audit is still an invaluable resource for understanding how acute heart failure is managed in England and Wales. Patients with chronic stable heart failure have been a focus for heart failure research. Half of...
- Health Care Delivery and Policy. // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Apr2003 Supplement 1, Vol. 18, p201
Cites several research papers on health care delivery and policy in the U.S., published in the April 2003 supplement I of 'Journal of General Internal Medicine.' Research conducted to determine the early signs of an acute myocardial infraction and knowledge of life saving actions; Study...
- AHRQ's New Prevention Quality Indicators Spot Diabetes, Inappropriate Hospitalizations. // Insurance Advocate;12/1/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 45, p42
Focuses on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Prevention Quality Indicators for detecting inappropriate hospital admissions in the United States. Results of a research conducted by the Department of Health and Human Services on hospital admissions; Conditions in which hospital...
- Commissioning to cut admissions by 4%. // Pulse;3/8/2007, Vol. 67 Issue 9, p15
The article reports on the prediction of researchers from the National Primary Care Research and Development Centre that practice-based commissioning will lead to a reduction in elective admissions in Great Britain. Hugh Gravele, associate director of the center, says that chargeable elective...
- admission avoidable? Glasby, Jon // Nursing Older People;Nov2003, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p6
The article reports on research from Scotland that examines how avoidable admissions of older people to hospital may be prevented. While intermediate care is designed to prevent avoidable hospital admissions, facilitate swift discharge and prevent premature admission to residential care, it is...