Critical Care News

Most Patients at High Risk of Opiate Overdose Do Not Receive Naloxone Rx
Classification System Developed for Cardiogenic Shock
Closed ICU Model May Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections
Bystander Resuscitation Attempted Less Often for Women in Cardiac Arrest
Four Clinical Phenotypes Identified for Sepsis
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Guidance Issued for Systems of Care for Stroke Patients
Early Neuromuscular Blockade No Better in ARDS Patients on Vent
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Use of Rehab After Ischemic Stroke Varies in Acute Care
Fournier Gangrene Is Safety Concern With SGLT2 Inhibitors
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
NHFOV Superior for Preventing Reintubation of Preemies
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Impact of Azithromycin Studied in Acute Exacerbation of COPD
Nonpharmacologic Tx Enhances Care of Opioid-Exposed Newborns
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Emergency Medical Diseases Account for About Half of Mortality
Low Socioeconomic Position Linked to Poor End-of-Life Care
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
More Than 80 Percent of STEMI Patients Treated in ICU
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
CDC: Superbug Fungus Has Sickened 600 Americans
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
Model Can Predict Sepsis Risk for Emergency Medical Admissions
Many ICU Workers Contaminated With Drug-Resistant Bacteria
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Discharge, Interhospital Transfer Varies With Insurance Status
Nasopharyngeal Microbiota Could Help Diagnose Pediatric LRTIs
Rates of CPR Before EMS Arrival Increased From 2000 to 2017
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Infants Born Weighing <400 g Who Survive at Risk for Severe Morbidity
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
Blindfolding Leader Improves Pediatric Resuscitation Training
Risk for Miscarriage Increased With Night Work During Pregnancy
Aspiration Noninferior to Stent Retriever for Clot Removal
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Critical Care Nurses' Work Environments Improving
Practices for Reducing COPD Hospital Readmissions Explored
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Volatile Anesthetics Do Not Reduce Deaths in Elective CABG
Machine-Learning Models Allow Early Detection of Sepsis in NICU
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Troponin Assay Confusion May Cause Misdiagnosis of Acute MI
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Home Health Clinicians Frequently Lack Access to Hospital Records
Probiotic Sanitation Cuts Antimicrobial Resistance in Hospitals
Predictors ID'd for Successful Removal of Mechanical Ventilation
Electronic Order Set May Reduce Inappropriate ECG Monitoring
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Methanol Toxicity Can Result From Occupational Exposure
Problems Identified With Gaps in EHR Functionality in Morning Rounds
Multidimensional Approach Cuts Unneeded Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts
Intraoperative Methylprednisolone During Bypass Not Renal Protective
Readmission for Patients With Sepsis Common and Costly
Wireless Sensor System Feasible for Monitoring Vital Signs in NICU
Antibiotic Delay Leads to Increased Risks in Seniors With UTI
Kidney Disease Affects Revascularization Outcomes
MRI Cardiac Stress Test Predicts Death From Heart Disease
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