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Acute Care
According to the CDC, over 51 million surgical procedures are performed annually. >>
June 7, 2016
In the course of a hospital stay, a patient may be transferred one, two, or multiple times. >>
May 6, 2016
Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) are the most common complication of hospital care in the United States, extending stays and costing hospitals billions of dollars annually. >>
April 20, 2016
Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) are a significant and growing problem, afflicting hundreds of millions of patients around the world and costing hospitals billions of dollars annually. >>
March 23, 2016
Long Term Care
In the course of a hospital stay, a patient may be transferred one, two, or multiple times. >>
May 6, 2016
Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) are the most common complication of hospital care in the United States, extending stays and costing hospitals billions of dollars annually. >>
April 20, 2016
Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) are a significant and growing problem, afflicting hundreds of millions of patients around the world and costing hospitals billions of dollars annually. >>
March 23, 2016
As with any medical issue, prevention and early treatment are the most important approaches to protecting residents from bed sores. >>
April 20, 2015
Radiation Protection
“I’m a living example of excessive radiation and what it can do to tissue,” says Dr. Diethrich. >>
September 9, 2015
Thyroid shields can provide a breeding ground for a variety of dangerous bacteria and must undergo stringent infection control protocols to prevent cross contamination and the spread of disease. >>
August 27, 2015
Unlike conventional imaging patient positioners, InvisiCoat patient positioners from AliMed have curved edges that enable high-quality images while reducing artifacts. >>
July 27, 2015
The American Thyroid Association strongly recommends that technologists wear protective thyroid shielding during scans. >>
June 15, 2015
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