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Intensive Care Units Poorly Equipped To Care For The Dying

Health : Medical News Today (5 years ago)

Almost half of the patients who die in intensive care units die within 24 hours, but the environment is not equipped to provide good end-of-life care. Most relatives are nevertheless happy with the care given, shows a thesis from th... Read Post

Better Tools Required To Evaluate Newborn Intensive Care Units And Improve Care For Vulnerable Infants

Health : Medical News Today (last year)

Scoring methods commonly used to evaluate Newborn Intensive Care Units (NICU) are inconsistent, according to new research from the University of Michigan. The research published last week in the journal Pediatrics compared 10 well-k... Read Post

Improved Flow Would Make Use Of Beds In Pediatric Intensive Care Unit More Efficient

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

The pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) is a precious resource. With limited number of beds and resource-intensive services, it is a key component of patient flow. A new study published in the Journal of Hospital Medicine reveals t... Read Post


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