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    Traditionally nursing is seen as a cost center with the nursing costs being included into the room fee. Our Nursing managers are given the task of charting the costs that the department, in this case the ED, incurs. What if we can bring that cost accrual down by reducing infection, as well as repeat ER arrivals for infection treatment from indwelling urinary catheters. The decrease in arrival for infection treatment leaves our rooms open for other emergencies. Reducing the lower acuity ER…

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    her latest accomplishment was winning a wheelchair contest. All the donations that have been raised through Children’s Miracle Network Hospital has helped Delaney receive treatments and consultations with specialists in neurosurgery, orthopedics, urology and more. Children's Miracle Network mission is to provide the best pediatric health service to all children so they can live a childhood where they have access to healthcare and be provided treatment despite the cost. We are doing this to…

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    Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics adds that nearly ten percent of those cases involve moderate to severe incontinence. The bad news for seniors: while incontinence in not a normal or essential part of aging, the American Urology Association notes that problems with and occurrences of incontinence greatly increase with age. While some causes of an overactive bladder may require medication or even surgery, the most common treatments involve behavioral and…

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    Health Literacy Paper

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    Great post Grace You mentioned an important point that has influences the health literacy of the patient. Improving literacy by helping to filter what the patients can use as a source of information is the goal of the health care professional. Television has played a huge part in the literacy of the patients and will continue to influence the patients’’ knowledge on health care. Some patients watch TV for information and usually come to the doctor’s office requesting that same medication that…

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    Nelson, C. P., Finkelstein, J. A., Logvinenko, T., & Schuster, M. A. (2016). Incidence of urinary tract infection among siblings of children with vesicoureteral reflux. Academic Pediatrics, 16(5), 489- 495. Summary Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) among the general population is estimated to be 1-2 %. Siblings of patients with vesicoureteral reflux is estimated to be around 32% and up to 46% among siblings below two years old. Pediatric urologist indicated in a 1998 survey that sibling screening…

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    A qualitive descriptive research article which aims to portray transgender patients’ journey through surgical gender reassignment and how their encounters with health care professionals affected their experience. The experiences are influenced by healthcare professionals’ attitudes, level of knowledge and clinical experiences of transgender issues. The method of a qualitive descriptive design, with open-ended interviews was chosen because qualitative research methods are particularly well suited…

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    Robotic Surgery Research

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    Table of Contents Introduction 3 History of Robotics Surgery 4 Applications of Robotic Surgery in the recent years: 5 General Surgery: 5 Cardiothoracic surgery: 5 Cardiology: 5 Colon and Rectal Surgery: 6 Gastroinestinal surgery: 6 Gynecology: 6 Neurosurgery: 6 Pediatrics: 6 Literature Review 6 Disadvantages of Robotic surgery 9 Time 9 Cost 9 References 10 Introduction What is Robotics???? It is a branch of engineering (mechanical, electrical and computer science) that deals with…

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    Chronic Pain Case Studies

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    Patient with chronic pain needs followup after medicine changes from his last visit and to decide whether or not injection therapy at this point is still required. The patient is a 62-year-old male being followed by myself. He has over a four-year history of lower back pain with progressive radiation down the posterior aspect of the thighs and into the calves as well as the soles of the feet. He states that the pain was sharp and lancinating with an ice pick type of a nature followed by a…

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    Chung M.D., M.S.1* 1. Division of Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 2. Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Redwood City, CA 3. Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 4. Arthritis and Clinical Immunology Research Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, OK * Corresponding author. VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue,…

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    Reflection 4: The road to the Phoenix VA wait-time nightmare Rafael Martinez-Cruz HCM 4310 August 25, 2017 Dr. Robert C. Miner Thesis Statement Though many veterans’ used the Phoenix VA as their main health care facility, their trust in the VA system has been declining throughout the years. The Phoenix VA offers to the veterans a place that understands their needs and also can accommodate their necessities better than any public hospital.…

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