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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-07-02T05:59:21-0400
Hospitalization at home is booming. It is designed to meet the demands of patients and their families to continue care at home. It partially solves the problem of the lack of places in the...
Home oxygen therapy is considered an appropriate and relatively safe option for children with chronic respiratory problems such as chronic lung disease of prematurity, but the use of home ...
During hospitalization, medication administration errors (MAEs) occur daily in health care and can lead to serious harm. Improvement of medication safety is a major concern to policymakers...
Oncological home-hospitalization might be a patient-centred, cost-effective approach to deal wiht the current challenges in cancer healthcare. The primary aim of this clinical trial is to...
After hospitalization, many older adults experience more difficulty getting around in the community and performing one or more of their basic activities of daily living (ADLs) like bathing...
More than half of patients hospitalized annually receive an opioid during their inpatient hospitalization, which may serve as a first opioid exposure. Although recent research addresses outpatient opi...
During the last few years, significant efforts have been made to improve access to antiretroviral therapy which led to dramatic reduction in AIDS-related events and mortality in HIV positive patients ...
The care of lung transplant recipients with prolonged index hospitalizations can be ethically complex, with conflicts arising over whether the expected outcomes justify ongoing intensive interventions...
Infections are a leading cause of mortality and morbidity in preschool children. We aimed to assess the impact of the co-occurrence of cesarean section, early birth and formula feeding on hospitalizat...
Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) can have adverse effects on pregnant women's quality of life and is the main cause for hospitalization in the first half of the pregnancy. Between 19%-30% of the women admi...
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Specialized residences for persons who do not require full hospitalization, and are not well enough to function completely within the community without professional supervision, protection and support.
Those facilities which administer health services to individuals who do not require hospitalization or institutionalization.
Facilities which provide nursing supervision and limited medical care to persons who do not require hospitalization.
Physicians who are employed to work exclusively in hospital settings, primarily for managed care organizations. They are the attending or primary responsible physician for the patient during hospitalization.