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Modified CVC bundles were implemented across all settings of our hospital” Karapanou et al (2020). Abstract: Background: Our hospital has several characteristics different from the
In conclusion, BET formula is capable of resuscitating burn patients successfully, limiting fluid administration” Blanco-Schweizer et al (2019). Abstract: BET (Biological Engineering Technology) formula uses
Treatment of inpatients may involve central venous catheter removal and antibiotics for patients needing short-term parenteral nutrition, but catheter salvage is generally recommended for patients
Therefore, we aimed to map the existing research on the economic evaluations of peripherally inserted central catheters and other venous access devices to provide economic
A retrospective evaluation was undertaken in intestinal failure (IF) patients with long term CVCs to evaluate differential time to positivity (DTP) against paired quantitative blood
This research describes the relationships among patient safety culture, adherence to SP, and missed nursing care” Hessels and Wurmser (2019). Abstract: Standard Precautions (SP) are
We investigated the extent of contamination of pods, used within the PTS with specific alert organisms, namely meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE)
The addition of chlorhexidine dressings to all CVC and arterial lines to an ongoing catheter bundle was associated with a sustained 11-year reduction of all
To identify the interventions used to treat thrombotic events in long-term central venous catheters in pediatric patients with cancer” da Costa et al (2019). Abstract:
Although arteriovenous (A-V) fistula is a preferred form of vascular access, for various reasons, permanent catheters are implanted in many patients” Szarnecka-Sojda et al (2019).