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Penn Study: Electronic Alerts Significantly Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
In addition, when the design of the alert was simplified, the rate of improvement dramatically increased.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Electronic Alerts Significantly Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
A Penn Medicine team has found that targeted automated alerts in electronic health records significantly reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters.
Risk Factors For Urinary Tract Infections In Young Girls
Young girls with an intense, red, itchy rash on their outer genital organs - vulvitis - may be at increased risk of developing urinary tract infections, according to new research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
How to make cranberry and spice granola to help lower your cholesterol
Granola is a whole grain food rich in minerals such as magnesium, copper, and phosphorous which our body needs to maintain good health.
UTI: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment
If you have ever had a urinary tract infection, you know how miserable it can be.
Severe infections with hospitalization after prostate biopsy rising in Sweden
Risk of urinary tract infections after prostate biopsy highest in men with prior infections or significant comorbidities, report Swedish researchers in The Journal Of Urology Transrectal ultrasound guided biopsy is the gold standard for detecting prostate cancer, but international reports have suggested that the number of risks associated with the ... (more)
Infection in Kidney Transplantation
ABSTRACT: Patients are faced with various infections following kidney transplantation.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Natural Holistic Health
Home Remedies for Urinary Tract Infections
Urinary tract infections are a serious problem that affects almost every segment of the population.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Hudson Reporter
"More than 5%, or about 12 million U.S. adults, could be misdiagnosed ...
A recent Modern Healthcare article http://www.modernhealthcare.com * reported on a studies which defined misdiagnoses as "missed opportunities to make a timely or correct diagnosis based on the available evidence."
Axxess Pharma has a Portfolio of Products to Market; Analyst Report...
Axxess Pharma intends to market these products with affordable pricing and widespread availability.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Search for biomarkers aimed at improving treatment of painful bladder condition
Taking advantage of technology that can analyze tissue samples and measure the activity of thousands of genes at once, scientists are on a mission to better understand and treat interstitial cystitis , a painful and difficult-to-diagnose bladder condition.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Intervention cuts catheter-related pediatric UTIs
Enactment of a quality improvement prevention bundle at a tertiary care children's hospital significantly reduced the rate of catheter-associated urinary tract infections , according to research published online Aug. 11 in Pediatrics .
Wed Aug 06, 2014
UTI Symptoms In Childhood May Lead To Scarring Of Kidneys, Increased Risk Of Kidney Failure
Three factors may identify those children who, following urinary tract infections, end up with scarring on the kidneys and increased risk of kidney failure later in life.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Childhood Urinary Tract Infection May Bring Lasting Harm to Kidneys
Urinary tract infections are the most common serious bacterial infections in young children, and almost one of every eight kids who gets one will end up with scarring on the kidneys and an increased risk of kidney failure later in life.
NH DHHS - Annual Hospital and Ambulatory Surgery Center (Asc)...
Concord, NH The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services , Division of Public Health Services on Friday, August 1, released the 2013 Healthcare-Associated Infections Hospital Report and the 2013 Healthcare-Associated Infections Ambulatory Surgery Center Report based on data from the 33 hospitals and 27 ASCs licensed in the state.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
What's Going Around: Kawasaki disease
IT'S 5:41. DOCTORS IN OUR AREA ARE REPORTING CASES OF A SCARY LOOKING RARE DISEASE THAT CAN AFFECT CHILDREN.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Diagnosing And Treating A Scaling Interdigital Rash
A 39-year-old female presented to my office with the chief complaint of a rash between her big toe and second toe for a six-month duration.
Continuous antibiotics not necessary for many children with common prenatal abnormality
Up to 5 percent of all prenatal ultrasounds uncover antenatal hydronephrosis, or enlarged kidneys, the most commonly detected prenatal abnormality in the United States.