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Elderly Care

It’s widely believed that older age is darkened by persistent loneliness. But a considerable body of research confirms this isn’t the case. In fact, loneliness is the exception rather than the rule in later life. And when it occurs, it can be alleviated: It’s a mutable psychological state. Only 30 percent of older adults feel [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Traveling?… Tips for Jet Lag

Your long-awaited vacation is right around the corner. As the calendar days peel away and you compile your to-do checklist, the issue of jet lag looms if your getaway involves crossing multiple time zones. “Anyone who has ever suffered jet lag knows firsthand that our bodies are persistent in how they keep track of time,” says [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wound Care and Infection

Infection should be much feared than the wound itself. We may experience intolerable pain during the cut but infection can death. Yes, most of the time, pain will not. You may think you have religiously clean your wound but how sure can you get you do not have infection? Here are the 6 signs you [...]

By |June 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Basic Life Support Algorithm for Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy

Register Now! Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates New Basic Life Support Algorithm for Cardiac Arrest in Pregnancy Pregnancy is accompanied by a variety of cardiovascular changes in normal women and these can cause clinical decompensation in patients with structural heart disease. These changes, combined with and triggered [...]

By |June 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Opioid-associated Life Threatening Emergency Algorithm

Register Now! Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates New Opioid-associated Life Threatening Emergency Algorithm Opioids are compounds taken from the opium poppy and other synthetic analogues that has the same action to the body. In higher doses, opioids may cause respiratory depression and death, with risks increased upon [...]

By |June 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New ACLS Team-based Resuscitation Information

Register Now! Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates New ACLS Team-based Resuscitation Information             To effectively resuscitate a patient from cardiac arrest, there must be a team of proficient caregivers that would execute the necessary steps in the management of the situation. While the team can be composed [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New GRACE Risk Calculator for Acute Coronary Syndrome

New GRACE Calculator for Acute Coronary Syndrome Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates Cardiovascular disease ranks as one of the leading causes of death around the world. Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) is a group of cardiovascular conditions that develop when there is decreased blood flow to the coronary arteries [...]

By |June 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New basic Life Support Algorithms for Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates New basic Life Support Algorithms for Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Pediatric cardiac arrest often occurs as a result of shock or prolonged respiratory failure rather than cardiac causes. In 0.7% to 3% of hospital admissions and 1.8% to 5.5% of intensive care unit admissions, [...]

By |June 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Neonatal Resuscitation

Latest and Greatest: Overview 2015 American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Updates Neonatal Resuscitation             In-depth understanding of neonatal resuscitation practices should be obtained by every health care provider. An estimated 10% of newborns need to be assisted in order to start breathing upon delivery while approximately less than 1% require extensive resuscitation. While majority [...]

By |June 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Encouraging the Use of Advance Directive

The Self-determination act requires health care facilities that receive Medicare funding to inform patients their right to make their own advance directives. Research has shown that family members experience far less stress when a dying patient has a living will or has a medical power of attorney however, fewer than one in five adults has [...]

By |June 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments