A tale of two hospitals: the pandemic and its aftermath in Berlin and London with Professor Heyo Kroemer and Professor Tim Orchard: Health Foundation podcast, The Health Foundation
In this episode we look up close at the experience of two large academic teaching hospitals embedded in two different health care systems – the Charit é in Berlin, Germany ' s largest teaching hospital, and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in London, one of the UK ' s largest. How do these two health care systems compare when dealing with the pandemic and its aftermath? And what can we learn? (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: EFSTH Reports Rare Medical Condition Already Causing Death Among Children
[The Point] The Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH) in Banjul yesterday reported the detection of a rare medical condition among children that is already causing deaths. This is currently being studied and observed at the hospital's Paediatric Outpatient. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Effect of intimate partner violence in pregnancy on maternal and perinatal outcomes at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana: an observational cross sectional study - Thompson NN, Mumuni K, Oppong SA, Sefogah PE, Nuamah MA, Nkyekyer K.
This study was conducted to determine association between intimate partner violence and pregnancy outcomes. METHODS: This was a descriptive study of socio- demographic characteristics of participants, their partners and intimate partner ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 1, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Assessment of suicide prevention on nurses' knowledge at psychiatric teaching hospitals in Baghdad City - Ali NAAM, Hussein HA.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is very sophisticated to be described in three brief words. Suicide attempts are also very uncommon and describing and foretelling them can be very hard. Theory, has the virtue in that it is an important tool in transforming information... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 1, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Vanzetta James named chief nursing officer and SVP of patient care at The Miriam Hospital
Vanzetta James will oversee nursing and patient care at the Providence-based teaching hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 25, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Mary Serreze Source Type: news

Trust defends research work after 'half hospital, half science lab’ claims
The medical director of a prestigious teaching hospital has said innovation must not come at the cost of safe care, after an external review highlighted concerns about the trust’s research culture. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - July 21, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Women's perspectives on disrespect and abuse experiences during childbirth in a teaching hospital in Southwest Ethiopia: a qualitative study - Werdofa HM, Lindahl AK, Lulseged B, Thoresen L.
There is evidence that women in Ethiopia often face disrespect and abuse in health care facilities during childbirth. Disrespect and abuse (D&A) violate women's right to dignified, respectful health care and decrease their trust in health care facilities. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of injury patterns and contributory factors among three-wheeler occupants admitted to Teaching Hospital Karapitiya following road traffic accidents - Jayarathna UGB, Warushahennadi J.
Official publication of the College of Forensic Pathologists of Sri LankaA peer reviewed journal dedicated to the promotion of Legal Medicine in Sri Lanka to help in administration of justice. Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Tampa General Hospital ranks among the best teaching hospitals in the nation
This annual list recognizes excellence in clinical outcomes, operational efficiency, patient experience and financial health. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 11, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Devonta Davis Source Type: news

Nigeria: Strengthening Nigeria's Local Capacity to Lead the Lassa Fever Response
[Nigeria Health Watch] The driveway in the grounds of the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital (ISTH) is large and welcoming and as you enter the hospital premises, the hospital's motto: 'Patient is Supreme' catches the eye. The hospital was founded in 1993 to manage viral haemorrhagic fever including Lassa fever and over the years, it has since grown in capacity and expertise. This has been mainly achieved through the Institute of Lassa Fever Research and Control (ILFRC) -- first of its kind in Nigeria and the West African sub re (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 6, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ghana: Seek Medical Attention for Allergic Reactions - Dr Dei-Adomakoh
[Ghanaian Times] The Head of Hematology at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) Accra, Dr Yvonne Dei-Adomakoh, has appealed to the Ministry of Health and the Ghana Health Service (GHS) to intensify its education on the need for the public to seek medical attention anytime they experience allergies after consuming certain meal, medication and among others. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 27, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Senate Okays Establishment of Four Medical Centres, Amends Teaching Hospitals Act
[This Day] The Senate yesterday passed four bills to establish Federal Medical Centres in four states across the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Senate Okays Four New Medical Centres, Amends Teaching Hospitals Act
[This Day] The Senate, Tuesday, passed four bills to establish Federal Medical Centres in four states across the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 22, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: '11.2m Nigerians Living With Diabetes'
[Daily Trust] About 11.2 million Nigerians are living with diabetes, a consultant endocrinologist at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Prof. Sunny Chinenye, has said. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 17, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ghana: KBTH On High Alert Over Covid-19 Resurgence in Staff
[Ghanaian Times] The Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) is on very high alert for COVID-19 following increased spread of the disease among staff of the hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 14, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news