The purpose of this article is to describe the results of a study that was conducted to develop guidelines for registered nurses to optimally accompany mothers whose infants have been admitted to a neonatal intensive care unit
Organ retrieval based on NHBD criteria is not a boon to humanity, but is yet a further hazard for any critically ill patient, especially if he or she is young and otherwise healthy, who happens to have to cross the threshold of our emergency departments, our operating rooms, or the intensive care units
of our hospitals.
Postoperatively, each patient had been kept for overnight observation with face-tent oxygen supplementation in our step-down intensive care unit
People recovering from surgery in intensive care units
face several possible complications, ranging from infection to organ failure.
According to Cynthia Sparer, executive director of the Children' s Hospital of New York at New York Presbyterian, the project began in April 1999 with the dedication of the Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Pediatric intensive care unit
, for which the firm had contributed $3.
Furukawa said Obuchi is in serious condition and "will not be released from the intensive care unit
Cardiac intensive care units
, neonatal intensive care units
, and respiratory intensive care units
In the "Evaluation of the Effects of Five Minute Foot Massages on Physiological Measures and Subjective Ratings in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
(ICU) Patients," David M.
1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beginning this week, critically ill patients in Massachusetts hospitals will be guaranteed safer care and closer monitoring from registered nurses as a new law goes into effect that sets safe patient limits for registered nurses who work in all the state's hospital intensive care units
He was brought to the surgical intensive care unit
(ICU) in stable condition.
It's just an unusual occurrence,'' said Laurence Shaw, co-director of the neonatal intensive care unit
, who had no scientific explanation for the twin-baby boom.
Co-carriage rates of vancomycin resistant Enterococcus and extended spectrum [beta]-lactamases-producing bacteria among a cohort of intensive care unit
patients--implications for an active surveillance program.