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1. Cleaning Tips in Medical Care

Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Toggle navigation Brain Head & Neck Chest Endocrine Abdomen Musculoskeletal Skin Infectious Disease Hematology & Oncology Cohorts Diagnostics Emergency Findings Procedures Prevention & Management Pharmacy Resuscitation Trauma Emergency Procedures Ultrasound Cardiovascular Emergencies Lung Emergencies Infectious Disease Pediatrics Neurologic Emergencies Skin Exposure Miscellaneous Abuse Cancer Administration 4 Cleaning Tips in Medical (...) Care Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Aka: Cleaning Tips in Medical Care II. Clothing stains from blood Hydrogen Peroxide removes III. Bubble Gum in hair Peanut butter removes Images: Related links to external sites (from Bing) These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term "Cleaning Tips in Medical Care." Click on the image (or right click) to open the source website in a new browser window. Related Studies (from Trip Database) Related Topics in Clinical Pearls About FPnotebook.com

2018 FP Notebook

2. Guidelines for Cleaning and Preparing External- and Internal-Use Ultrasound Transducers Between Patients, Safe Handling, and Use of Ultrasound Coupling Gel

of sterile gel and single-use protective covers (level of sterility dictated by the procedure sterility classification) justifies subsequent LLD, analogous to institutional health care guidelines for the use of gloves and LLD hand disinfection for medical personnel. Section II: Ultrasound Transducer Cleaning and Preparation The purpose of the second section of this document is to provide guidance regarding the cleaning and preparation of ultrasound transducers. Some manufacturers use the term “probes (...) germicides used for shorter exposure periods also can be part of the disinfection process (ie, high-level disinfection).” The following specific recommendations are made for the cleaning and preparation of all ultrasound transducers. Users should also review the CDC document on sterilization and disinfection of medical devices to be certain that their procedures conform to the CDC principles for disinfection of patient care equipment. 1. Cleaning—Transducers should be cleaned after each examination

2019 American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

3. Cleaning Tips in Medical Care

Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Toggle navigation Brain Head & Neck Chest Endocrine Abdomen Musculoskeletal Skin Infectious Disease Hematology & Oncology Cohorts Diagnostics Emergency Findings Procedures Prevention & Management Pharmacy Resuscitation Trauma Emergency Procedures Ultrasound Cardiovascular Emergencies Lung Emergencies Infectious Disease Pediatrics Neurologic Emergencies Skin Exposure Miscellaneous Abuse Cancer Administration 4 Cleaning Tips in Medical (...) Care Cleaning Tips in Medical Care Aka: Cleaning Tips in Medical Care II. Clothing stains from blood Hydrogen Peroxide removes III. Bubble Gum in hair Peanut butter removes Images: Related links to external sites (from Bing) These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term "Cleaning Tips in Medical Care." Click on the image (or right click) to open the source website in a new browser window. Related Studies (from Trip Database) Related Topics in Clinical Pearls About FPnotebook.com

2015 FP Notebook

4. Routine psychosocial care in infertility and medically assisted reproduction ? A guide for fertility staff

Routine psychosocial care in infertility and medically assisted reproduction ? A guide for fertility staff ESHRE Psychology and Counselling Guideline Development Group March 2015 Routine psychosocial care in infertility and medically assisted reproduction – A guide for fertility staff 1 Disclaimer The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (hereinafter referred to as 'ESHRE') developed the current clinical practice guideline to provide clinical recommendations to improve (...) with medical care during routine practice in a way that makes it easily accessible for all patients. This implies that routine psychosocial care should be the responsibility of all staff members that have contact with patients (depending on how clinics organize their services, these 5 may or may not include mental health professionals). This approach is in line with the biopsychosocial and patient-centred models of care (e.g., Engel, 1977; Principles of patient-centred care., 2012) and has been advocated

2015 European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology

5. The Collaborative Assessment, OTCA12, on “C-reactive protein point-of-care testing (CRP POCT) to guide antibiotic prescribing in primary care settings for acute respiratory tract infections (RTIs)

Antibiotics in Community- acquired LRTI in Europe HIV human immunodeficiency virus HRQOL health-related quality of life ICD International Classification of Diseases IVDR EU Regulation 2017/746 on In Vitro Diagnostic Devices ( the IVDR) LRTI lower respiratory tract infection LTC long-term care OOH out-of-hours OR odds ratio MeSH medical subject headings NPV negative predictive value NNT number needed to test POC point-of-care POCT point-of-care testing PPV positive predictive value RADT rapid antigen (...) : D27.505.954.122.085 (antibacterial agents) Study design RCTs, cluster RCTs, non-randomised studies, observational studies Abbreviations: ADR – adverse drug reactions; CRP – C-reactive protein; HRQOL – Health-related quality of life; LTC – long- term care; MeSH – medical subject heading; OOH – out-of-hours; RCT – randomised controlled trial; RTI – respiratory tract infection. CRP POCT to guide antibiotic prescribing in primary care settings for acute respiratory tract infections EUnetHTA Joint Action 3 WP4 34

2019 EUnetHTA

6. Four Health and Safety Tips for Mass Gatherings

on health and safety issues. I must always be prepared to defend and care for the public in a variety of different ways, such as terrorist attack, natural disaster, or when urgent or emergent situations arise. This blog opened my eyes and gave me some helpful tips about traveling and becoming more aware of ways to prevent an terroristic related attack that would put people in harms way. I also appreciated the list of necessary precautionary measures when traveling, which include, adding the local (...) Four Health and Safety Tips for Mass Gatherings Four Health and Safety Tips for Mass Gatherings | | Blogs | CDC Search Form Controls TOPIC ONLY Search The CDC cancel submit Search Form Controls TOPIC ONLY Search The CDC cancel submit Note: Javascript is disabled or is not supported by your browser. For this reason, some items on this page will be unavailable. For more information about this message, please visit this page: . Search This Blog Search for: Get Email Updates To receive email

2018 CDC Public Health Matters

7. Preparing to quit: 10 tips to help you quit smoking

with doing because they are trying to fight nicotine addiction alone and without the help of any kind of medications, but people should be aware that there’s no shame in asking for help! This is a great blog. It offers 10 great tips that offer support and strategies to quit smoking, along with reassurance that many people are battling this addiction. There are many health benefits that comes with quitting, and this blog listed a few! The health benefits of quitting are not only limited to the smoker (...) and I am also under the spell of the nicotine queen. Yes there are all kinds of ways to quit, devices to quit, medications to take and apps to download on your phone, but as a smoker and a nurse, quitting means going to war with your brain and your body. QUITTING IS HARD! As a nurse I am able to have both sympathy and empathy when my patients explain to me their battle with tobacco. I let them know that I completely understand as I go through the same struggle with them. I have to not only take care

2017 CDC Public Health Matters

8. Safety Tips Every Contact Lens Wearer Should Know

updates about this page, enter your email address: Enter Email Address Submit Button Safety Tips Every Contact Lens Wearer Should Know Posted on August 18, 2017 by Jennifer Cope, MD, MPH, Waterborne Disease Prevention Branch, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases Are you one of the 45 million people in the United States who wear contact lenses to correct your vision? Eye infections related to improper contact lens wear and care are serious and can lead to long-lasting damage (...) , but they are often preventable. This year, in observance of , you can learn behind some of the important contact lens wear and care recommendations: Replace your contact lens case regularly. A significant number of people who wear contact lenses report not replacing their lens case regularly. Even when cleaned properly (by rubbing and rinsing the case with disinfecting solution), contact lens cases can become contaminated over time with germs that can cause infections when they come into contact with your eyes

2017 CDC Public Health Matters

9. Cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization at PSEs

, but do not normally penetrate sterile areas of the body Moderate to high High level disinfection • Calipers • Swabs/gauze for cleaning • Pigment/ink trays • Chuck/clamp b • Scissors • Cords c • Needle holder pin device c • Needle holder tip c • Eye protection • Electric clippers/blades • Razor handles/cradle (if used on skin) • Razors for hair • Crochet hooks Makeup/facial: • Applicators contacting open lesions/infection • Comedone extractor loop Manicure/pedicure: • Recirculation systems (foot baths (...) . Report No.: 2005-149. Available from: http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/npgd0335.html 20. Manitoba Health, Environmental Health Branch. Personal service facility guidelines. Winnipeg, MB: Government of Manitoba; 2009. Available from: http://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/environmentalhealth/protection/docs/psf_guide line.pdf. 21. British Columbia Ministry of Health, Patient Safety Branch. Best practice guidelines for the cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of medical devices in health authorities

2012 National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health

10. Nurse practitioners! Tips for negotiating your first job

four ten-hour shifts is an option at your workplace, this may be a great alternative work schedule that fits better into your life. It can be extremely nice to have a weekday where you’re able to grocery shop, go to the hair and nail salon, clean your home, get in a great workout and have some “you time” — a chance for a restorative break that so many health care providers and caregivers need to avoid burning out. Money for CEUs and conferences This is an important yet often overlooked perk all (...) Nurse practitioners! Tips for negotiating your first job Nurse practitioners! Tips for negotiating your first job Nurse practitioners! Tips for negotiating your first job | | August 31, 2017 355 Shares Congratulations on the new job! After countless, grueling hours of juggling school with the rest of your life, you’ve finished and secured a job, a huge accomplishment indeed. Negotiating your compensation package can be a nail-biting, heart-racing all around anxiety-producing experience. While

2017 KevinMD blog

11. 15 tips for working with women

15 tips for working with women 15 tips for working with women 15 tips for working with women | | August 28, 2017 814 Shares I work in a male-dominated field. As a cardiac anesthesiologist, I work with mostly male cardiac surgeons in a department where the majority of my fellow anesthesiologists are male. I work with some fantastic male colleagues. They are caring, skilled doctors, and I consider many of them to be friends. While most of them know how to handle emergencies, trauma and difficult (...) and felt such appreciate for this man. He went out of his way to thank me for speaking for women in health care. He told me his wife is a doctor and he is raising daughters, and several of the physicians he leads are women. He told me how much he appreciates my voice. His encouragement was just what I needed. I have had several great conversations with men who want to talk about how they treat their female colleagues, but like any social discussion that can be difficult to navigate … (Insert dodging

2017 KevinMD blog

12. How to write about addiction without promoting stigma and bias: 4 tips for journalists

improve your critical thinking about health care interventions. And those will be still be alive on the site for a couple of years. 6093 Posts Menu September 27, 2016 How to write about addiction without promoting stigma and bias: 4 tips for journalists Posted By Categories , , Tags , The following guest post is by Maia Szalavitz, a journalist and author who writes frequently about addiction and drugs. She writes for TIME.com , VICE , and the New York Times , among others, and is the author, most (...) recently, of the New York Times bestseller, . She tweets as . As journalists, we know that the language we use matters. Many of us have worked hard to reduce the use of biased and stigmatizing wording when covering mental health. Unfortunately, this same care doesn’t always extend to the way we write about addiction—and this is adding to the public and political confusion over whether it is truly a moral or a medical problem. Addiction may be unique among medical disorders in that some people who show

2016 HealthNewsReview

13. 15 Tips for Improving Your Writing in Graduate School

15 Tips for Improving Your Writing in Graduate School 15 Tips for Improving Your Writing in Graduate School | PLOS Blogs Network PLOS Blogs Staff Blogs Blogs by Topic Biology & Life Sciences Earth & Environmental Sciences Multi-disciplinary Sciences Medicine & Health Research Analysis & Scientific Policy Diverse perspectives on science and medicine Staff Blogs Blogs by Topic Biology & Life Sciences Earth & Environmental Sciences Multi-disciplinary Sciences Medicine & Health Research Analysis (...) towards advice specific to grant writing, many of the lessons can be applied broadly to academically writing such as the qualifying exam, the thesis, or publications. Please comment or tweet at us with suggestions of your own! Getting Started You can’t start too early. I struggle with allotting enough time for big projects like writing and presentation preparations. I make any excuse I can, and sometimes end up cleaning my entire apartment (which I’ve dubbed “procrasti-cleaning”) before sitting down

2016 PLOS Blogs Network

14. Oral care and people with learning disabilities

, toothlessness is likely to result in poor chewing ability and restricted food choices, which can increase the risk of nutritional deficiencies and obesity . It can reduce the pleasure of eating and increases the risk of health conditions, including cardiovascular disease . 9.2 Risk factors for poor oral health Many people with learning disabilities are reliant on others to help them clean their teeth. Supporters are often inadequately trained for this and may not see oral care as a priority . One study (...) including : frequent sugar intake prescription of medications that can reduce saliva flow or increase gingival inflammation gastroesophageal reflux lower income and educational levels difficulty in accessing dental services being non-oral feeders reduced dexterity resulting in ineffective tooth brushing sensory sensitivity, making it difficult to co-operate with oral care difficulty in understanding the importance of daily oral care The evidence of high rates of poor oral health combined

2019 Public Health England

15. Endoscope Cleaning

/water channel for 60 seconds Dry valves with cotton-tipped swabs VI. Scope Drying Hang scope to dry Leave water bottle open to air dry VII. References Images: Related links to external sites (from Bing) These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term "Endoscope Cleaning." Click on the image (or right click) to open the source website in a new browser window. Related Studies (from Trip Database) Related Topics in Procedure About FPnotebook.com is a rapid access, point-of-care (...) : Endoscope Cleaning II. Immediately after procedure Immediately immerse scope tip in water after procedure Flush suction channel to prevent clogging with debris Brush suction channel and flush suction channel again Place scope tubing in mild detergent solution III. Scope cleaning Wash scope external sheath with sponge Remove and clean biopsy, suction, air and water valves Clean biopsy channel with mild detergent solution Rinse scope with tap water and flush all channels Clean biopsy forceps IV. Scope

2018 FP Notebook

16. Clean Catch Urine Collection

search on the term "Clean Catch Urine Collection." Click on the image (or right click) to open the source website in a new browser window. Related Studies (from Trip Database) Related Topics in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine About FPnotebook.com is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started in 1995, this collection now contains 6656 interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and 728 chapters. Content is with systematic (...) foreskin if needed Use povidone- swabs to clean tip of penis Clean glans penis Clean l opening Dry area with sterile gauze Void into toilet for a few seconds and then collect Collect in sterile container Avoid stopping urine flow while positioning cup Stopping flow increases risk of contaminated sample Cap and avoid touching inside of container IV. Technique: Urine collection technique for infants and children

2018 FP Notebook

17. Standard care

: Intellectual Property Officer, Queensland Health, GPO Box 48, Brisbane Qld 4001, email ip_officer@health.qld.gov.au, phone (07) 3234 1479. Queensland Clinical Guideline: Standard care Refer to online version, destroy printed copies after use Page 3 of 21 Abbreviations CSCF Clinical services capability framework GP General practitioner NMBA Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia MBA Medical Board of Australia NSQHS National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards QCG Queensland Clinical Guidelines RSQ (...) Consent 9 3 Preventing and controlling healthcare infection 10 4 Medication safety 11 5 Comprehensive care 12 5.1 Principles of clinical care 12 5.2 Models of care 13 5.2.1 Maternity models of care 14 6 Communication for safety 15 6.1 Documents 15 6.2 Clinical communication 15 6.3 Patient identification 16 7 Blood management 17 8 Recognising and responding to acute deterioration 18 References 19 Acknowledgements 21 List of Tables Table 1. Other healthcare team 5 Table 2. Workforce 6 Table 3. Scope

2019 Queensland Health

18. Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy

Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy Green-top Guideline No. 72 November 2018 Please cite this paper as: Denison FC, Aedla NR, Keag O, Hor K, Reynolds RM, Milne A, Diamond A, on behalf of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy. Green-top Guideline No. 72. BJOG 2018DOI: 10.1111/1471-0528.15386 RCOG Green-top Guidelines Care of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy FC Denison, NR Aedla, O Keag, K Hor, RM (...) Reynolds, A Milne, A Diamond, on behalf of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Correspondence: Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, 27 Sussex Place, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4RG. Email: clinicaleffectiveness@rcog.org.uk This is the second edition of this guideline. The ?rst edition was published in 2010 as a joint guideline with the Centre of Maternal and Child Enquiries under the title ‘Management of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy’. Executive summary Prepregnancy care

2018 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

19. Clinical practice guideline on peri- and postoperative care of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts for haemodialysis in adults

. The second part—under development when this guideline went to press—will cover aspects related to access choice, preoperative vessel assessment and central venous catheters. We hope the current and planned CPG will assist the professional community in making decisions about vascular access processes, pathways and care; help patients and caregivers gain insight and facilitate joint decision making in this field. SUMMARY OF THE RECOMMENDATIONS Chapter 1. Medical treatments for promoting arteriovenous (...) Clinical practice guideline on peri- and postoperative care of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts for haemodialysis in adults Clinical practice guideline on peri- and postoperative care of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts for haemodialysis in adults | Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation | Oxford Academic ') We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website.By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Search

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2019 European Renal Best Practice

20. Guidelines for the Safe Management and Use of Medications in Anaesthesia Background Paper

pertaining to user applied labels. 3. DISCUSSION In reviewing the accompanying guidelines, the following issues were considered: 3.1 Title of the document - The title was modified to reflect the broader intent of the guidelines beyond simply the administration of medications and instead to include safety in management and use of medications. 3.2 Drug errors - In recognition of the range of reported drug errors 1, 2 , which may reflect the tip of the iceberg, attempts have been made to address each (...) as there are implications for ensuring delivery of the correct medication to the correct patient. In a closed-practice environment: ? the identity of the patient is beyond doubt – that is, when a single patient is receiving an injectable medicine, there is no possibility that the patient’s identity is unknown, and the medicine is prepared in the presence of the patient. ? the identities of members of the patient care team are recorded. ? the medicine is administered completely within the closed-practice environment

2017 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

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