Routine Screen Reduced Hospital-acquired Pneumonia on an Oncology Telemetry Unit – Oncology Nurse Advisor


Routine Screen Reduced Hospital-acquired Pneumonia on an Oncology Telemetry Unit
Oncology Nurse Advisor
SAN ANTONIO, Tex.—Implementation of the Massey Bedside Swallowing Screen and strict oral care regimens in high-risk patients reduced the rate of hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) at an oncology treatment center, study results presented at the ONS ...

Pneumonia hospitalizations: Viral infections more common than bacterial, elderly face higher stroke and heart attack … – Bel Marra Health


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Pneumonia hospitalizations: Viral infections more common than bacterial, elderly face higher stroke and heart attack ...
Bel Marra Health
Pneumonia is a leading cause of hospitalization and death among adults in the United States. When people think of pneumonia, they often associate it with bacteria, but it turns out that viruses are more often to blame. Unfortunately, neither viruses ...
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Sneezing and Wheezing: allergies and asthma are not trivial – Idaho State Journal


Idaho State Journal

Sneezing and Wheezing: allergies and asthma are not trivial
Idaho State Journal
According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, of which I am a fellow, “Allergic disease can develop at any age, and heredity plays a key role in who will develop it. If one parent has allergic disease, the estimated chance of a ...
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