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What Causes Microcephaly?
Patient Presentation A 5-month-old male came to clinic for his health supervision visit and followup from his neonatal intensive care stay. He was born prematurely at 28 weeks gestation and his stay was complicated by a right sided Grade III intraventricular hemorrhage, a left-sided Grade IV intraventricular hemorrhage, neonatal seizures, respiratory distress and bronchopulmonary dysplasia, retinopathy of prematurity, acute kidney injury that had resolved, possible necrotizing enterocolitis incidents x 2, and herpes simplex encephalitis. He was on home oxygen, a nasogastric feeding tube because of aspiration risk and mult...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 25, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Impact of extended monitoring-guided intensive care on outcome after severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective multicentre cohort study (PariS-TBI study) - Mateo J, Payen D, Ghout I, Vall ée F, Lescot T, Welschbillig S, Tazarourte K, Azouvi P, Weiss JJ, Aegerter P, Vigue B.
OBJECTIVE: We evaluated whether an integrated monitoring with systemic and specific monitoring affect mortality and disability in adults with severe traumatic brain injury (sTBI). METHODS: Adults with severeTBI (Glasgow Coma Scale [GCS] ≤ 8) admi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Visit Intersurgical at European Symposium of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) Conference, Vienna
Intersurgical has announced it will be showing its full range of respiratory products at ESICM LIVES, the annual conference from the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - September 22, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Comparison of qSOFA and SIRS for predicting adverse outcomes of patients with suspicion of sepsis outside the intensive care unit
The Third International Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock (Sepsis-3) Task Force recently introduced a new clinical score termed quick Sequential (Sepsis-related) Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) for identification of patients at risk of sepsis outside the intensive care unit (ICU). This research article concludes that in patients with suspected infection who eventually required admission to the ICU, qSOFA calculated before their ICU admission had greater accuracy than SIRS for predicting mortality and ICU-free days. However, it may be less clear whether qSOFA is also better than SIRS criteria for predicti...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reduced rate of intensive care unit acquired gram-negative bacilli after removal of sinks and introduction of'water-free' patient care
This article concluded that removal of sinks from patient rooms and introduction of a method of'water-free'patient care is associated with a significant reduction of patient colonization with gram-negative bacilli, especially in patients with a longer ICU length of stay. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russian woman spent 17 years with 12-inch tube in stomach
The unidentified patient, 50, from Ulan-Ude, close to the Mongolian border, had the rubber tube put in after suffering a stroke in 2000. It was designed to keep her fed in intensive care. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Are the New Longer Shifts for First-Year Residents Working? How Are the New Longer Shifts for First-Year Residents Working?
First-year residents have been able to work up to 80 hours per week since July. How do you think it's affecting care?Medscape Reader Polls (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 20, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Halifax schoolgirl sent home dies next day from meningitis
Penny Lockett, from Halifax, was in intensive care as doctors battled to keep her alive, but they were unable to stop the onslaught of Men W. Her mother, Kym, has spoken for the first time. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Girl sent home from school dies next day from meningitis
Penny Lockett, from Halifax, was in intensive care as doctors battled to keep her alive, but they were unable to stop the onslaught of Men W. Her mother, Kym, has spoken for the first time. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drop in Deaths From S. Aureus Bacteremia Linked to Evidence-based Care Drop in Deaths From S. Aureus Bacteremia Linked to Evidence-based Care
Use of three evidence-based practices appears to substantially increase survival of veterans with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (SAB), new research suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 18, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Critical Care News Source Type: news

Black babies more likely to have nursing care missed in their NICU stay
(University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing) Everybody wants a healthy life for their baby. Black babies are more likely to be born prematurely, which puts them at risk for death and developmental problems. In fact, a third of all infant deaths are preterm-related. The critical period in preterm babies' lives is when they are just born and are in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). The care they receive is vital to a healthy future. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 18, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

45 percent of parents experience depression, anxiety and stress when newborns leave NICU
(Children's National Health System) Almost half of parents whose children were admitted to Children's National Health System's neonatal intensive care unit experienced postpartum depressive symptoms, anxiety and stress when their newborns were discharged from the hospital. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 15, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Improving communication, education and parent satisfaction with NICU discharge
(Children's National Health System) Parents whose children have lengthy stays in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) dream of one day taking their baby home. But the actual day of NICU discharge can be an overwhelming experience for both families and hospital staff. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 15, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Quality initiatives can reduce harm to newborns, shorten hospital stay and save millions
(Children's National Health System) A quality-improvement initiative by Children's National Health System's neonatal intensive care unit finds that these chest X-rays can be performed just twice weekly, lessening the chances of a breathing tube popping out accidentally, reducing infants' exposure to radiation and saving an estimated $1.6 million per year. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 15, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

VEP Healthcare to manage ICU services for California Hospital Medical Center
VEP Healthcare has secured a contract from Dignity Health - California Hospital Medical Center to manage its intensive care unit (ICU). (Source: Hospital Management)
Source: Hospital Management - September 14, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Abiomed buys Danvers, Mass. HQ for $17m
Abiomed (NSDQ:ABMD) said this week it inked a deal to purchase its existing corporate headquarters in Danvers, Mass. for $16.5 million. The company said that it opted to buy the facilities, which includes 12 acres of land and all associated buildings, structures and other improvements, through an option in its existing lease with the original owners. Abiomed said it hopes that the purchase will close by October 30, according to an SEC filing. In early August,  Abiomed saw shares rise 3.2% after the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services announced a lower-than-expected cut to the reimbursement rate for ...
Source: Mass Device - September 14, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Abiomed Source Type: news

Robotic start-up Reactive Robotics nets 7-figure funding round
German medical robotics start-up Reactive Robotics said earlier this month it raised a 7-figure funding amount as it looks to accelerate its platform development and entry into the global market. The company is reportedly developing a robotic, intelligent therapy device designed to replace manual Very Early Mobilization therapy for use with intensive care patients. Reactive Robotics said it has developed a prototype, as well as established quality management systems and inked cooperative deals with business partners and suppliers. Existing investors include MTIP MedTech Innovation Partners AG, High-Tech Gründerfonds, ...
Source: Mass Device - September 14, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Hospital Care Robotics reactiverobotics Source Type: news

‘Run, Run!’ Mother Shot to Death in Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit
(NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H.) — A Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire’s largest hospital was set to be arraigned Wednesday on murder charges. Travis Frink signed into the visitor center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon on Tuesday afternoon and went to the intensive care unit, authorities said. Soon after, Lebanon police received an emergency call reporting shots had been fired there. Attorney General Gordon MacDonald identified the shooting victim as Frink’s 70-year-old mother, Pamela Ferriere, of Groton. He said the 49-year-old Fri...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michael Casey / AP Tags: Uncategorized APW Crime onetime Source Type: news

Ethiopia: New Building Opens for Nordic Medical Centre
[Addis Fortune] The second phase of the Nordic Medical Centre (NMC) officially opened on September 9, 2017, in Addis Abeba. The new facility has two operating theatres, intensive care units (ICU) and an emergency room (ER) which enables the hospital to provide better and integrated healthcare services. NMC has 130 staff that could offer 24-hour emergency services for critically ill patients. All services are given under one roof so the patients do not need to go to other sites, according to Kjell Magne Kiplesund (PhD). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 12, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Antimicrobial Scrubs Do Not Protect ICU Nurses From Contamination Antimicrobial Scrubs Do Not Protect ICU Nurses From Contamination
Scrubs with antimicrobial properties worn by nurses caring for patients in the ICU do not reduce contamination of the garments by bacteria transmitted from patients or from contaminated surfaces such as bed rails, new research suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Critical Care News Source Type: news

Thoracic trauma severity contributes to differences in intensive care therapy and mortality of severely injured patients: analysis based on the TraumaRegister DGU ® - Bayer J, Lefering R, Reinhardt S, Kühle J, Zwingmann J, Sudkamp NP, Hammer T.
BACKGROUND: Thoracic trauma is a relevant source of comorbidity throughout multiply-injured patient care. We aim to determine a measurable influence of chest trauma's severity on early resuscitation, intensive care therapy, and mortality in severely injure... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Novel intensive care improves treatment for heart patients -- and cuts costs
(University of Maryland Medical Center) Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine find that a new, collaborative treatment model for seriously ill heart patients with breathing difficulties results in better care and lower costs. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 11, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hypervirulent Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella Pneumoniae Emerges Hypervirulent Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella Pneumoniae Emerges
An ST11 carbapenem-resistant hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae caused a fatal outbreak in a Chinese hospital and could pose a threat elsewhere, researchers report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 8, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

West Nile's cruel summer: Insidious virus strikes Ottawa-area man
Three weeks ago, Robert Gibeault was fishing at one of his favourite local spots. Now he's in an intensive care bed, breathing with the aid of a ventilator, his legs paralyzed. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - September 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Accidental and non-accidental injury related admissions to the paediatric intensive care unit at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Johannesburg - Patel N, Khofi-Phiri I, Mathiva R, Grieve A, Loveland J, Nethathe G.
BACKGROUND: Paediatric trauma is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in low and middle income countries. Data from these regions describing the extent and severity of this problem is scant. Local data is vital to understanding and responding to the pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Being a Neurointensivist Being a Neurointensivist
Neurointensivist Dr Tenbit Emiru talks about what attracts her to this subspecialty and what it entails on a day-to-day basis.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - September 6, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Column Source Type: news

Hope for Kevin ’s heart: Five-year-old shines after novel treatment for Ebstein’s anomaly
As the lights dimmed and Pharrell Williams’ “Happy” blasted from loudspeakers, Kevin Nolan III took to the stage for his very first dance recital. Sporting striped pants, a turquoise bow tie and a black top hat, Kevin joined his class in performing two hip-hop jazz routines to a packed house. Kevin’s mood was perfectly in step with the song’s lyrics. “He had so much fun,” says Kevin’s mom, Laura. “He said he can’t wait to get on stage again.” While a first dance recital is a big deal for any 5-year-old, it’s especially poignant for Kevin, who was diagn...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - September 6, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Ellen Greenlaw Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories Dr. Pedro del Nido Dr. Wayne Tworetsky Ebstein's anomaly Fetal Cardiology Program Source Type: news

Evacuated babies get to go home after Harvey
Babies who were dramatically airlifted out of a neonatal intensive care unit about 120 miles away in Beaumont, Texas, last week are expected to return Tuesday as the hospital now has access to clean water. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - September 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCHealth opens 51-bed hospital in Longmont
UCHealth on Thursday opened the 51-bed Longs Peak Hospital in Longmont, creating hospital competition in a growing part of Boulder County and further growing the Aurora health system ’s facilities in communities on the outskirts of the Denver metro area. The 210,000-square-foot hospital at 1750 E. Ken Pratt Blvd. includes a Level III trauma center, four operating rooms, a birth center, a Level II special-care nursery and an intensive-care unit. It also will offer an around-t he-clock pharmacy,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 31, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ed Sealover Source Type: news

UCHealth opens 51-bed hospital in Longmont
UCHealth on Thursday opened the 51-bed Longs Peak Hospital in Longmont, creating hospital competition in a growing part of Boulder County and further growing the Aurora health system ’s facilities in communities on the outskirts of the Denver metro area. The 210,000-square-foot hospital at 1750 E. Ken Pratt Blvd. includes a Level III trauma center, four operating rooms, a birth center, a Level II special-care nursery and an intensive-care unit. It also will offer an around-t he-clock pharmacy,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 31, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Ed Sealover Source Type: news

Leukemia Drug Bosutinib Shows Promise for Inherited Kidney Disease Leukemia Drug Bosutinib Shows Promise for Inherited Kidney Disease
The tyrosine kinase inhibitor bosutinib, approved for chronic myeloid leukemia, reduced kidney growth rate in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) in a phase 2 study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - August 31, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Opioid Epidemic Straining Critical Care Resources Opioid Epidemic Straining Critical Care Resources
More patients are ending up in the intensive care unit after overdosing on opioids, straining critical care resources, a new study finds.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Critical care polyneuropathy in burn injuries: An integrative review
Polyneuropathy is a debilitating condition which may be associated with large burns. The aim of this integrative review is to identify factors that contribute to the development of critical care polyneuropathy in patients admitted to an intensive care unit with a severe burn injury (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newborns' Hospital Care Quality May Be Tied To Race
In some neonatal intensive care units, minority newborns received worse care than white children -- but the opposite was true at other facilities. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newborns' Hospital Care Quality May Be Tied To Race
In some neonatal intensive care units, minority newborns received worse care than white children -- but the opposite was true at other facilities. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - August 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Final Hours to Vote - Evening With The Stars Nominations End Today
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - August 28, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Hospital webcams let parents watch over neonatal ICU babies anytime, from anywhere
A new program at the neonatal intensive care unit at Saskatoon’s Royal University Hospital is allowing new parents to keep close watch on their baby, even if they can’t be near the hospital. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatoon Source Type: news

Does Race Matter in Care'Preemie' Babies Receive?
MONDAY, Aug. 28, 2017 -- Race and ethnicity can make a difference in the quality of care a premature baby receives in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), a new study finds. Top-quality hospitals in California tend to deliver better care to white... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 28, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Making connections: Bonded by short bowel syndrome
At the top of the dual slide, 4-year-old Brayden Austin is buzzing with energy, excited to go careening down to the bottom. Yet he waits patiently until a towheaded boy joins him on the neighboring chute. Two-year-old Camden Glover is a little nervous. But Brayden grabs his hand and the pair sails to the ground together, squealing with delight. It’s a typical playground scene, but also an apt metaphor for the boys’ special connection. The two children — one from Maine, one from Tennessee — have a close friendship. But they might never have met if not for one life-threatening event. Parallel lives &...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - August 28, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jessica Cerretani Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation Dr. Bram Raphael Dr. Mark Puder intestinal malrotation Omegaven short bowel syndrome (SBS). TPN Source Type: news

Tanzania: Sh1.8bn Set Aside for ICU Ward
[Citizen] Arusha -The government has budgeted Sh1.8 billion for the construction of an intensive care unit (ICU) at the Mount Meru Regional Hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 28, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Infants' race influences quality of hospital care in California, Stanford study finds
(Stanford University Medical Center) Infants' racial and ethnic identities influence the quality of medical care they receive in California's neonatal intensive care units, a study from the Stanford University School of Medicine has found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 28, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rs 50 lakh: What H1N1 costs some patients
An Alibaug family is staring at a hospital cost of more than Rs 25 lakh after their daughter needed over a month of intensive care to beat the virus. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - August 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

System 'stretched to max capacity' as neonatal ICUs see surge in sick babies, doctors warn
Ontario doctors are warning there are not enough intensive-care beds for newborn babies following what provincial health officials call a "surge" in the number of sick premature infants over the last few months. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

ICU patients who survive ARDS may suffer from prolonged post-intensive care syndrome
(Intermountain Medical Center) New study of 645 ARDS survivors by researchers at Intermountain Medical Center, Johns Hopkins University, and University of Utah, has identified subgroups of ARDS survivors who suffer what's been called post-intensive care syndrome, a collection of symptoms that can linger for years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 24, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Communication About End-of-Life Care in the ICU Communication About End-of-Life Care in the ICU
This article sheds light on the communication and decision-making practices regarding end-of-life care from the perspective of clinicians in the intensive care unit.American Journal of Critical Care (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nursing Journal Article Source Type: news

Hopkins Nursing—Dean on Immunization / New Faculty / Saudi Arabian DNP Graduates
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - August 22, 2017 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

‘An easy decision’: Finding care for short bowel syndrome
Allie DeRienzo loves to dance, sing and play with her big brother, switching from the pink-and-purple cartoon world of Shimmer and Shine to the action-packed fantasy of Star Wars with the blink of an eye. It’s a flexibility that has served her well: In just a few years, she’s endured more ups and downs than most 3-year-olds. Although her pregnancy was normal, it became clear as soon as Allie was born that something wasn’t right. “She was incredibly distended and was transferred almost immediately to a high-level neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in New York,” remembers her mother, Nanci. Co...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - August 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jessica Cerretani Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation Danielle Stamm Dr. Bram Raphael Dr. Mark Puder G-tube short bowel syndrome (SBS). total parenteral nutrition Source Type: news

COPD: 3.2 Million Deaths Worldwide in 2015 COPD: 3.2 Million Deaths Worldwide in 2015
The Global Burden of Disease Study reports that asthma and COPD prevalence and mortality rates have decreased, but actual numbers are rising, thanks to population growth and aging.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - August 17, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Post-Cardiac Surgery ICU Usage Rises With Increasing Obesity Post-Cardiac Surgery ICU Usage Rises With Increasing Obesity
Increasing rates of obesity among cardiac-surgery patients could affect healthcare resources as such individuals require more intensive care and have longer recovery times than others, say US researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - August 17, 2017 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Rare Fungus Found in 200 Patients in 55 UK Hospitals Rare Fungus Found in 200 Patients in 55 UK Hospitals
A rare fungus that can cause drug-resistant infections has been found in about 200 patients in more than 55 hospitals across Britain, health officials said on Tuesday.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - August 16, 2017 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news