Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Tags Health care systems/services

Tag: health care systems/services

‘Alexa, monitor my heart’: Researchers develop first contactless cardiac arrest AI...

Almost 500,000 Americans die each year from cardiac arrest, when the heart suddenly stops beating.People experiencing cardiac arrest will suddenly become unresponsive and...

Health policies key factor in hospitalization of seniors

Government policy and infrastructure have a substantial impact on hospitalization of older adults, according to a University of Waterloo study.The study examined the experiences...

Gender bias continues in recognition of physicians and nurses

New Rochelle, NY, June 17, 2019--A new study has shown that patients are significantly more likely to correctly identify male physicians and...

More heart failure patients may benefit from CRT defibrillator

Certain groups of heart failure patients may see improved heart function with cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator (CRT-D) if traditional implantable cardioverter defibrillator treatment...

Study finds bleeding after minimally invasive pad treatments can increase risk...

Major bleeding occurs in about 4 percent of surgical procedures to treat blockages in the arteries of the lower leg and leads to an...

Three quarters of Americans concerned about burnout among healthcare professionals

BETHESDA, M.D. (June 17, 2019) - Nearly three-quarters (74%) of Americans are concerned about burnout among healthcare professionals, according to new survey data released...

LGBTQ awareness lacking among American neurologists, new survey finds

A first-of-its-kind survey of American neurologists reveals that more than half carry the mistaken belief that a patient's sexual orientation and gender identity have...

Nurses more likely to test for HIV when practice setting supports...

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Nurse practitioners are more likely to conduct HIV screenings if they feel that their colleagues support routine screenings, according to new...

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A personalised active lifestyle programme for employees with metabolic syndrome (who are at high risk of heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes) that...

Using data to decide when to transfer patients by medical helicopter

CLEVELAND--The increased use of medical helicopters over the last half-century has saved countless lives by quickly getting patients from trauma to the emergency room...