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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...
Web Exclusive: 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...
Web Exclusive: Precision Medicine Pinpoints Diagnosis, Care Options
Pharmacogenomic tests have enormous potential for eliminating the costly trial-and-error process that can accompany...
Web Exclusive: 3 Tips for Prescribing Antibiotics, CDC Offers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched an educational campaign encouraging physicians to avoid...
Web Exclusive: 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...
Web Exclusive: 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...

Book: Soaring to Success
Co-written by a former airline pilot turned nurse and a risk management expert, this practical resource offers...
Book: 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...
Webcast: 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...
Book: Patient Safety Basics
Promote patient safety throughout your facility all year long with the HCPro Patient Safety Basics Collection.
Book: 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...