HCAHPS). There wasn't a significant association between contact precautions and HCAHPS scores, but a trend toward less satisfaction in the precaution patient group (odds ratio, 1.79 [95% CI,
A: The differences across specialty were not nearly as great as the overall trend in attitudes.
A total of 706 ischemic patient events were studied using the decision support tool, and an additional 246 patients with hemorrhagic strokes were studied“ to identify secular trends in care quality.”
Based on the fact that bedside rounds are advocated by multiple national professional organizations and it seems to be the trend in terms of what people are doing, I thought there
Hospitalists are not very aware of the charges for various services they provide, or tests they order, according to recent data.
The authors examined whether the increase could be explained by a trend toward increased reporting of events by health professionals, but determined it was unlikely. ... The report also compared trends in spending variations among states over time.
Almost all subgroup and sensitivity analyses showed that prolonged infusion was associated with at least a trend toward lower all-cause mortality than short-term infusion.“ Although the majority of RCTs
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One of every three people who died in the U.S. in 2007 was in the hospital for treatment at the time of death.
Trends were mostly similar for the rest of the study, authors found. ... After adjusting for time trends, patient demographics, comorbidities, insurance, and disposition, they calculated that length of stay dropped significantly at the intervention