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3 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

With Google Glass, the doctor can see you now

As an emergency room physician rushes to a patient, he glances at a QR code by the door to the patient's room and immediately can see the man's medical history and the nurse's notes.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

5 hrs ago | Daily Echo

Pneumonia death inquest

A SOUTHAMPTON grandad died after contracting pneumonia combined with an infection from a long-standing leg ulcer, an inquest was told.

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Related Topix: Medicine

9 hrs ago | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Barry And District News: GONE: Barry Maternity Hospital, formerly the Queen's nurses home

BUILT in 1897 to commemorate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, Barry's former nurses' home and maternity hospital no longer stands on the corner of Woodlands Road and Belmont Street.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KLTV Tyler

ETX nursing students and homeless people teach each other lessons

East Texas nursing students are helping homeless people improve their health. UT Tyler and UT Longview are partners with the Hiway 80 Rescue Mission.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Texas at Tyler

The Daily News Leader

School nurses face challenges daily

The days of school nurses only taking temperatures and putting on Band-Aids is long gone.

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Related Topix: Stuarts Draft, VA, Augusta County, VA

WTOP-FM Washington

Therapists use music as a tool to deliver treatment

Three-and-a-half-year-old Emma Quick runs into a room filled with instruments spread out across the floor.

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Related Topix: Medicine

The Toronto Star

Why hasn't the nursing crisis improved since a 2008 story on Canada's shortage?

The first four sentences lay out the problem: “It's a damning, disastrous cycle: Not enough nurses to fill shifts.

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Related Topix: Medicine

CBC News

Halifax nurses who walked out told to explain their actions

Nova Scotia's premier is not offering any sympathy to nurses working in the Capital District Health Authority who have been ordered to attend meetings about the illegal strike earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Witney Gazette

Care home nurse is cautioned for threat

A care home nurse has been cautioned after threatening to cut the daughter of a quadriplegic patient "into little pieces".

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Related Topix: Medicine

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Warrington Guardian

New scheme helps 17-year-old forced to have 60 stitches after dog attack

The Paediatric Acute Response Team treats and monitors under 18s who have illnesses including fevers, diarrhoea and urinary tract infections.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cheshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater Manchester County, England

Gazette Series

the Sun shone over the Five Valleys as Stroud saw the first same-sex couple marry today, Monday.

After meeting ten years ago at a pub in Grimsby, Eve Rennie and Lorretta Leggat, who live in Bath Road, Stroud, finally tied the knot.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Cape Breton Post

Management interviews Halifax nurses involved in illegal strike

Nova Scotia's largest health authority says it has scheduled meetings with about 150 unionized registered nurses to discuss their part in a recent illegal strike.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Pacific Daily News

TakeCare gives to UOG nursing program

In this photograph, submitted on April 7, TakeCare representatives present the check to UOG officials and nursing students.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Guam

Worcester News

Patients in Worcestershire with irregular heart rates benefit from new service

MORE than 80 people in Worcestershire with irregular heart rates have benefitted from a nurse-led service which launched in September last year.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Science Daily

Patients with kidney failure to get a new lease on life

End stage kidney disease is a global public health problem with an estimated 2.4 million patients on dialysis.

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Related Topix: Kidney Failure, Health

Jacksonville Daily News

Inpatient mental health care improved aboard Camp Lejeune

For close to 30 years, the inpatient psychiatric ward at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune lacked security and an environment conducive to healing.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, US News, Medicine, Supplement, ALA, US Navy

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Controversial plans to scrap night time care at Westhoughton care home approved

Bolton Council cabinet members raised no objections to closing intermediate and respite care beds at Winifred Kettle Community Care Centre today.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Greater Manchester County, England, Cheshire County, England, World News, Medicine

Blackpool Citizen

NHS 'faces cuts over lack of funds'

More money must be ploughed into the NHS or there could be "significant cuts to services", a health charity has warned.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Las Vegas Newstrip

America's Assisted Living Nurses

If you or someone you care about is among the more than 40 million Americans over age 65 or the estimated 8,000 more who reach that age every day a few facts about aging and caring for the aged may be good to know.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Long Term Care, Health

Medical Daily

Stroke Recovery Managed By Pharmacists More Effective Than Traditional Nursing Care

Pharmacists may be better at managing the recovery of stroke patients compared to trained nurses, according to a new study that could help improve care for the nearly one million Americans who suffer an attack each year.

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