Coronavirus latest: Slovakia reinstates state of emergency as outbreak in central Europe worsens
(Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 30, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus Regulations 2020: health emergencies, planning, local government meetings and education, LGA
Changes to local authority powers and duties in health emergencies, planning, local government meetings and education resulting from Coronavirus Regulations 2020. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Forget notions of coronavirus as a great equaliser – women are yet again the hardest hit | Helen Pankhurst
Just like every emergency, Covid-19 is racist, ageist, classist and sexist. The world response to the pandemic must reflect thisIn the early days of coronavirus, there was a view that a global pandemic would act as a great equaliser. “A virus doesn’t discriminate,” they said. “We’re all in this together.” It didn’t take long for such a credulous perspective to vanish.Just like every emergency, every disaster, Covid-19 absolutely does discriminate. It ’s ageist, it’s racist, it’s classist and it’s worst of all for those with pre-existing health conditions or ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 30, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Pankhurst Tags: Women's rights and gender equality Global development Coronavirus outbreak World news Life and style Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

From Pledges to Policy and Practice: Moving Nature to the Heart of Decision-Making
By Ana María Hernández SalgarBOGOTA, Colombia, Sep 30 2020 (IPS) This week, Heads of State and Government from 64 countries announced one of the strongest pledges yet to reverse the loss of biodiversity and nature’s contributions to people by 2030. Advancing from powerful pledges to concrete policy and action, however, means that nature must be moved to the heart of global, national and local decision-making. It’s time for nature to be reintegrated into everything we do. Ana María Hernández SalgarThe Leaders’ Pledge for Nature is an explicit declaration of a planetary emergenc...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ana Maria Hernandez Salgar Tags: Biodiversity Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Global Green Economy Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Natural Resources Poverty & SDGs Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Fatal cases of COVID-19 at nursing facilities prompt new California law
With skilled nursing homes hit particularly hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed a law requiring the facilities in California to report disease-related deaths to health authorities within 24 hours during declared emergencies. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Patrick McGreevy Source Type: news

U.S. Government to Ship Millions of Rapid COVID - 19 Tests This Week
Tests will be distributed based on state populations; governors can use them as they see fit (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 30, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Maryland man sentenced to year-long prison sentence for hosting parties during lockdown while rioters roam free
(Natural News) Shawn Marshall Myers, a 42-year-old Maryland man, has been sentenced to one year in prison after being convicted on two counts of failure to comply with an emergency order related to the Wuhan coronavirus (covid-19) lockdown in his state. Myers reportedly hosted two parties at his home during Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s statewide... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Long Does Hand Sanitizer Last? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus Questions
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - September 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Healthwatch Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Health Care Use, Costs Increase 20 - Fold After Firearm Injury
Findings compared six months before and after injury across patients in five states (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 29, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Psychiatry, Surgery, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Women With AMI - Cardiogenic Shock Treated Less Aggressively
Coronary angiography, PCI, mechanical circulatory support used less often; mortality higher (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 29, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Firearm Injuries Increase Individuals' Healthcare Usage and Costs by as Much as 20-fold Firearm Injuries Increase Individuals' Healthcare Usage and Costs by as Much as 20-fold
In the 6 months after a firearm injury, a patient's health care costs can increase from 3- to 20-fold when compared with the 6 months prior to the injury, a new US study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine News Source Type: news

Belgian health experts demand full investigation into WHO for faking COVID-19 pandemic
(Natural News) A coalition of doctors and other health professionals in Belgium has issued an open letter calling for an immediate end to every “emergency” policy established in response to the Wuhan coronavirus (covid-19), as well as a full-scale investigation into the World Health Organization (WHO) for allegedly faking a pandemic. Citing a complete lack... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Petition launches to get COVID tests for all education staff
UNISON has launched an emergency petition calling on Matt Hancock for all education workers to be included as one of the groups named for priority COVID-19 testing. It takes a whole team to keep schools, nurseries, colleges and universities running, but when the health secretary announced the list of workers that will be eligible for priority testing in England, in education, only ‘teaching staff’ were mentioned. This completely ignores the fact that over half of the staff in education aren’t teachers. The union is demanding that when the government announces the full details...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - September 29, 2020 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News Covid-19 education Source Type: news

Africa: 120 Million Rapid Covid-19 Tests to be Available to Low - and Middle-Income Countries
[WHO] A full access package includes WHO policy guidance on the use of antigen-based rapid diagnostic tests, manufacturer volume guarantees for low and middle-income countries, catalytic funding to assist governments to deploy the tests and an initial US$50 million procurement fund Several rapid, point-of-care antigen tests are being assessed by WHO for Emergency Use Listing (EUL) Agreements between the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation and test manufacturers Abbott and SD Biosensor make available innovative (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 29, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Respiratory system affection in acute poisoned cases admitted to Menoufia poison and dependence control center (MPDCC), Menoufia University Hospital '' a prospective study '' - Hammad S, Zanaty A, Abdelhady O, Shaban F, Sobhi R.
BACKGROUND: Acute poisoning is a common cause of admission to emergency departments (ED) and often needs treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU). Breathing and pulmonary complications are frequent causes of morbidity and mortality in acute poisoning. Ai... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Buying emergency contraception is legal but not always easy at small, mom-and-pop pharmacies
(West Virginia University) Amie Ashcraft has studied the availability and accessibility of emergency contraception in West Virginia pharmacies. She and her research team found that chain pharmacies--like CVS and Walmart--were more likely than independent ones to keep emergency contraception in stock. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Private Health Plans Pay Hospitals 247 Percent of Medicare
Relative prices average 231, 267 percent of what Medicare would pay for inpatient, outpatient services (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 29, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Nerve Damage Linked to Prone Positioning in COVID-19 Nerve Damage Linked to Prone Positioning in COVID-19
COVID-19 patients with ARDS who require mechanical ventilation spend many hours in a prone position, which can cause lasting nerve damage.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - September 28, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Congress to Pass Stopgap Measure to Avoid Shutdown
With negotiations over COVID-19 pandemic relief stalled, lawmakers are looking to pass a stopgap funding bill to keep the government operational in the new fiscal year which starts on October 1. A stopgap funding measure is required because the House and Senate have not yet agreed on and passed appropriations bills to fund the government in fiscal year 2021. After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reached an agreement to pursue a clean short-term spending bill earlier this month, the House passed a bipartisan continuing resolution on September 22 extending federal funding through Dece...
Source: Public Policy Reports - September 28, 2020 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Brain-Eating Amoeba Found in Tap Water of Lake Jackson, Texas
MONDAY, Sept. 28, 2020 -- The presence of a brain-eating amoeba in its drinking water has led the city of Lake Jackson, Texas, to issue a " do not use water order " and request an emergency declaration from the state. " The City of Lake Jackson,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

30th anniversary of World Summit for Children – Today Children Need a New Initiative
Today when children are under serious threat from Covid-19, the 30th anniversary of the Children's Summit is a highly appropriate time for countries to renew and update the vows they made then. Credit: Manipadma Jena/IPSBy Richard JollyBRIGHTON, United Kingdom, Sep 28 2020 (IPS) On the eve of the UN’s 75th anniversary, Antonio Guterres, the UN’s Secretary-General has declared that the coronavirus pandemic is the world’s top security threat. He has called for action – for greater international co-operation in controlling outbreaks and developing an affordable vaccine, available to all. Such action is...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Richard Jolly Tags: Development & Aid Education Headlines Health Source Type: news

Age-related child sexual abuse experiences - Hassan MA, Gary FA, Lewin L, Killion C, Totten V.
The study aimed to describe differences in the types of sexual abuse injuries between two age groups of children presenting to an emergency department. This descriptive correlational study explored the relationships between sexual abuse type and child's ag... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Ex-lord chief justice: UK parliament must scrutinise Covid rules
Exclusive: Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd joins senior legal figures in calling for MPs to examine emergency legislationCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, the former lord chief justice of England and Wales, has called for greater parliamentary scrutiny of the government ’s emergency coronavirus legislation because vital freedoms are being “curtailed”.His comments follow a lament by Lady Hale, the last president of the supreme court, thatparliament “surrendered” control of its constitutional role subjecting legislation to effective scrutiny at th...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 28, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Owen Bowcott, Legal affairs correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak UK news House of Commons Politics Science Law Source Type: news

< 10 Percent of U.S. Population Has Antibodies to SARS - CoV - 2
Comparing seroprevalence and case counts shows only 9.2 percent of seropositive patients diagnosed (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 28, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Clinical Severity Lower With Vitamin D Sufficiency in COVID - 19
Of patients aged ≥ 40 who died, 9.7 percent were vitamin D - sufficient versus 20 percent with 25(OH)D (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 28, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Brain-Eating Amoeba in Texas City's Tap Water
Lake Jackson issued a "do not use water order" and requested an emergency declaration from the state. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Childhood during coronavirus: protecting children from the effects of poverty, Action for Children
This report presents findings from an analysis of applications submitted to Action for Children's Emergency Fund. It reflects on the socio-economic consequences of the pandemic for children and families and in doing so, the report also considers the recovery measures needed to ensure that children are supported to thrive – both now, and in the months and years ahead. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The long-term impacts of new care models on hospital use: An evaluation of the Integrated Care Transformation Programme in Mid-Nottinghamshire, Health Foundation
Analysis found that it took between 2 and 6 years before lower rates of hospital utilisation started emerging. By year 6 (2018-19), there were 4.3% fewer A&E visits& 6.7% fewer emergency admissions per 10,000 people per month compared with a carefully selected comparison area. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ontario's 2nd wave of COVID-19 forecast to peak in October
Fresh projections suggest that Ontario's second wave of COVID-19 will peak in mid-to late October and will likely send enough people to intensive care units that hospitals will need to scale back non-emergency surgeries.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Antacid monotherapy more effective in relieving epigastric pain than in combination with lidocain
(Society for Academic Emergency Medicine) Antacid monotherapy is more effective in relieving epigastric pain than in combination with lidocaine. That is the conclusion of a study to be published in the September 2020 issue of Academic Emergency Medicine (AEM), a journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 cases continue to surge in Ontario and Quebec
The Canada emergency response benefit (CERB) expires on Sunday, ending the income support program the federal government rolled out during the COVID-19 pandemic to help people with payouts of up to $2,000 a month. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada Source Type: news

Preparing for Flooding During Hurricane Season
SUNDAY, Sept. 27, 2020 -- If you're in an area of the United States at risk for flooding during one of the most active hurricane seasons ever, there are a number of precautions you should take, the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Welcome to libertarian Covid fantasy land – that’s Sweden to you and me | Nick Cohen
The right fails to recognise that the Swedes ’ real virtue in this pandemic is their social cohesionSweden is to the 21st-century right what the Soviet Union was to the 20th-century left. Conservatives have transformed it into a Tory Disneyland where every dream comes true. On the shores of the Baltic lies a country that has no need to curtail civil liberties and wreck the economy to curb Covid-19. “I have a dream, a fantasy,” sang Abba. “To help me through reality.” For much of the right, that fantasy is called Sweden.Let the leader of the Conservative backbenchers stand for the Tory press an...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 26, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nick Cohen Tags: Sweden Coronavirus outbreak Europe Politics Conservatives UK news World news Infectious diseases Science Rishi Sunak Source Type: news

Do California hotel workers deserve extra job security? They think so
If AB 3216 passes, anyone who lost their jobs at hotels, airports and private clubs during this pandemic and any future 'state of emergency' can get their position back based on seniority — assuming their place of employment survives. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gustavo Arellano Source Type: news

Proud Boys rally has Portland in state of emergency
Thousands of supporters of the right-wing Proud Boys group were expected in Portland, Oregon on Saturday as police prepared for clashes... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China pushes emergency use of COVID vaccine despite concerns
Hundreds of thousands of people have taken one of the four leading vaccine candidates in China (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The next pandemic is on its way. Coronavirus must help us prepare for it | Sally Davies
Scientists estimate we will face a health emergency at least once every five years. Our new initiative seeks a better response• Sally Davies is a former chief medical officer for EnglandWe are at a crossroads. As the impacts of Covid-19 continue the world over and the second wavemoves through Europe, we have a choice to make. Will we simply respond to the here and now, or do we take a moment to stop, look up and see beyond the horizon of this pandemic towards the next one?Because there will be a next one. Covid-19 is neither the first nor the last health emergency we will face. My fellow scientists estimate that we wi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 26, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Sally Davies Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news UK news Source Type: news

Magnet ingestions in children presenting to emergency departments in the United States 2009-2019: a problem in flux - Reeves PT, Rudolph B, Nylund CM.
BACKGROUND: Small rare-earth magnet (SREM) ingestions are a dangerous, potentially fatal health hazard in children. The U.S. Consumer Safety Commission removed these products from the market in 2012 until a federal court decision vacated this action in 201... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Two-item fall screening tool identifies older adults at increased risk of falling after emergency department visit - Solie CJ, Swanson MB, Harland K, Blum C, Kin K, Mohr N.
INTRODUCTION: Few emergency department (ED)-specific fall-risk screening tools exist. The goals of this study were to externally validate Tiedemann et al's two-item, ED-specific fall screening tool and test handgrip strength to determine their ability to p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Prevalence of cyberbullying in patients presenting to the pediatric emergency department - Hellstrand K, Rogers SC, DiVietro S, Clough M, Sturm J.
OBJECTIVES: Mental health (MH) complaints are increasingly responsible for visits to pediatric emergency departments (PEDs). Bullying is associated with MH problems. Most adolescents use social media and many experience problems with cyberbullying (CB). Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Is Key Safety Data at Risk in Race for COVID Vaccine?
Public health experts worry that ending a COVID vaccine trial early and giving it swift approval under an Emergency Use Authorization could compromise the collection of further safety data. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cases of Nut Anaphylaxis Spike in Children at Halloween and Easter Cases of Nut Anaphylaxis Spike in Children at Halloween and Easter
The number of children showing up in emergency departments with anaphylaxis may spike during Halloween and Easter, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 25, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Dartmouth Study Offers New Details on Pediatric Mental Health Boarding
A Dartmouth-led study, published in Pediatrics, offers new details about the prevalence and factors associated with pediatric mental health boarding in emergency departments across the U.S. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 25, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research pediatrics Source Type: news

Where Docs, Nurses Stand on COVID Emergency Use Authorizations Where Docs, Nurses Stand on COVID Emergency Use Authorizations
Medscape polled clinicians on their thoughts after questions were raised about evidence the FDA used to grant emergency authorizations for hydroxychloroquine, convalescent plasma, and remdesivir.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 25, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Keeping patients at risk for self-harm safe in the emergency department: a protocolized approach - Donovan AL, Aaronson EL, Black L, Fisher SA, Bird SA, Benzer T, Temin ES.
The objectives of this study are t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Role of first aid in the management of acute alcohol intoxication: a narrative review - Piccioni A, Tarli C, Cardone S, Brigida M, D'Addio S, Covino M, Zanza C, Merra G, Ojetti V, Gasbarrini A, Addolorato G, Franceschi F.
OBJECTIVE: Acute alcohol intoxication is actually a common admission cause in the Emergency Department and represents an increasing public health burden, in particular among adolescents. It involves possible and significant illness and injury, which can qu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Comprehensive geriatric assessment in the emergency department for the prediction of readmission among older patients: a 3-month follow-up study - Huang HH, Chang JCY, Tseng CC, Yang YJ, Fan JS, Chen YC, Peng LN, Yen DHT.
This study aimed to use comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) surveying the patterns of ED visits among older patients and determine frail... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

One - Fifth of Those With SARS - CoV - 2 Infection Asymptomatic
No significant differences seen in mean cycle threshold values for asymptomatic, symptomatic patients (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 25, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Median Age of COVID - 19 Cases Declined in May to August in U.S.
In Southern U.S., increases in positive PCR tests in adults age 20 to 39 preceded those in adults ≥ 60 (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 25, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

HRRP Tied to Decrease in 30 - Day Readmission Rates for COPD
But increase seen in 30 - day risk - standardized postdischarge mortality rates for COPD patients (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 25, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonology, Geriatrics, Journal, Source Type: news