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Radiation should follow a mastectomy for advanced cancer, but often doesn't
Radiation after a mastectomy for advanced breast cancer is part of the standard treatment guidelines. But more than a...
Speeding Patient Discharges Safely
Using a multi-disciplinary approach, Yale-New haven Hospital has adopted a number of methods to ensure greater patient...
Informal May be Best Approach to End-of-Life Conversations
How a doctor guides family members through the details of a patient's critical illness may influence caregivers...
Precision Medicine Pinpoints Diagnosis, Care Options
Pharmacogenomic tests have enormous potential for eliminating the costly trial-and-error process that can accompany...
3 Tips for Prescribing Antibiotics, CDC Offers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched an educational campaign encouraging physicians to avoid...
How Patient-centered Surgery Boosts Hospitals' Bottom Line
The OR increasingly acts as a financial engine for the organization, and more complex surgeries and greater volume...
5 Big Advances in Small Clinical Technology
From a tiny eye telescope to microscopic health data on the surface of contact lenses to advances in cancer...
Mirador Biomedical seeks to prevent hospital errors with simple digital sensor
Seattle-based Mirador Biomedical company has developed a low-cost pressure sensor designed to be incorporated into a...
’Mystery patients’ help uncover medical errors
The elderly man was emaciated, so hospital physicians were running a series of tests for cancer, a common cause of...
Soaring to Success
Co-written by a former airline pilot turned nurse and a risk management expert, this practical resource offers...
Long-Term Care Clinical Assessment and Documentation Cheat Sheets
The Long-Term Care Clinical Assessment and Documentation Cheat Sheets is the ultimate blueprint for how to provide...
Proven Methods for Drastically Reducing CAUTIs
Join nurse practitioner Mikel Gray, PhD, PNP, FNP, CUNP CCCN, FAANP, FAAN, and chief of infection prevention and 2012...
Patient Safety Basics
Promote patient safety throughout your facility all year long with the HCPro Patient Safety Basics Collection.
Clinical Documentation Quick Reference for Long-Term Care
This resource, designed to be used at the resident’s bedside, will help nurses improve their efficiency and quality of...
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