Posts Tagged ‘Patient’

Can a dying patient be a healthy person?

By Richard Gunderman, Indiana University and James W Lynch, University of Florida The news was bad. Mimi, a woman in her early 80s, had been undergoing treatment for lymphoma. Her husband was being treated for bladder cancer. Recently, she developed chest pain, and a biopsy showed that she had developed a secondary tumor of the […]

Patient Safety May Drop During Doc Rotations

Study suggests patient care info might not be relayed to new team, boosting risk of in-hospital death healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

Brain Implant Lets ‘Locked-In’ ALS Patient Communicate

Signals sent to hand emerge as typed message on a tablet computer, researchers report healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

YOU: The Smart Patient

YOU: The Smart Patient Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best health care possible — by making everyone into […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider's Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment America’s doctors, Mehmet Oz and Mike Roizen, show you how to become your own medical detective and get the best health care possible.Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number […]

YOU: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

YOU: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment America’s doctors, Mehmet Oz and Mike Roizen, show you how to become your own medical detective and get the best health care possible.Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number […]

Doctor’s Empathy Boosts Patient Satisfaction

Study finds wait time, appointment length secondary healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best […]

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment

You: The Smart Patient: An Insider’s Handbook for Getting the Best Treatment Everyone needs to become a smart patient. In fact, in the worst cases, your life may even depend on it. Number one bestselling authors and doctors Michael Roizen and Mehmet Oz have written this indispensable handbook to help everyone to get the best […]

Larry Harvey, Famed Washington Medical Marijuana Patient, Dies From Cancer

Larry Harvey, a Washington state medical marijuana patient who had faced 10 years in prison in a high-profile federal pot case, died Thursday at age 71, a family spokeswoman said.  Harvey succumbed to pancreatic cancer in Colville, Washington, Kari Boiter, a medical marijuana activist and spokeswoman for the family, told HuffPost. Federal prosecutors dropped all […]

Elizabeth Sedway, Cancer Patient, Kicked Off Alaska Airlines Flight

A California woman suffering from cancer said she and her family were kicked off an Alaska Airlines flight to San Jose from Hawaii on Monday when an airline worker insisted that she needed a doctor’s note to fly. As a result, Elizabeth Sedway missed her chemotherapy appointment on Tuesday. Sedway, who suffers from multiple myeloma, […]

Hospital Design May Not Boost Patient Satisfaction, Research Suggests

Aesthetics aren’t as important as care from doctors, nurses and staff, study notes healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the […]

California Cancer Patient Sues State For Right To Doctor-Assisted Death

By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES, Feb 11 (Reuters) – A 53-year-old California woman suffering from leukemia sued the state’s attorney general and San Francisco’s top prosecutor on Wednesday seeking the right for physicians to aid the terminally ill in taking their own lives. The lawsuit asks San Francisco Superior Court to “clarify” that a California […]

Cancer Patient Dies After Medical Marijuana Conviction

A cancer patient from Iowa whose conviction for growing medical marijuana made national headlines died from the disease on Monday. Benton Mackenzie, 49, was sentenced to probation in September following his conviction, but his health had rapidly deteriorated during his trial. “I’ve got a big empty pit right in the middle of my chest right […]

Health Tip: Be a Safe Patient

Tell your doctor when something’s unclear healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which […]

A Patient Fears Aggressive Treatment | Surgeon Oz | The Oprah Winfrey Network

Tune in Thursdays at 10/9c Dr. Oz tries to convince a patient with severely diminished heart function to consider getting a transplant or, short of that, surgery to insert mechanical pumps. The patient is resistant to any aggressive treatment, but Dr. Oz cautions him that his condition could soon worsen and drastically reduce his quality […]

YK-8000A CE approved 7’inch TFT LCD Multi Parameter ( SPO2 + NIBP + ECG +RESP) Portable Patient Monitor Vital Signs Monitor

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Ebola Patient in Dallas Hospital Takes Turn for Worse

CDC chief notes challenge supporting vital functions while patient’s immune system fights the virus healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

How Hospitals Should Prepare For A Potential Ebola Patient

Back in August, it only took Mt. Sinai Hospital workers in New York seven minutes to isolate and start treating a man who they suspected of having Ebola. Other U.S. hospitals have also speedily screened and tested suspected Ebola patients, all without incident. The contrast between those other hospitals’ responses and the actions of workers […]

Prescription for the Angry Patient: Communication

Anger is the human response to unmet needs or expectations. When patients enter a hospital, they expect good care and good communication, and they usually expect to leave the hospital in better shape than they were in when admitted. Unfortunately, any deviance in meeting needs or expectations can result in anger. To complicate things, health […]

Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care : How to Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, and Lower Health Care Costs

Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care : How to Improve Patient Care, Increase Employee Job Satisfaction, and Lower Health Care Costs Buy Zapp! Empowerment in Health Care by William C. Byham in Paperback for the low price of 15.00. Find this product in Business & Economics > Leadership, Health Care Issues, Administration. List Price: 15.0 Price:

YK-8000F CE approved 8’inch TFT LCD Multi Parameter ( SPO2 NIBP ECG RESP TEMP PR ) Portable Patient Monitor Vital Signs Monitor

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American Ebola Patient Gets Appetite Back

Doctors at Nebraska hospital where Dr. Rick Sacra is being treated said he has eaten ice cream healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + Mouthwash

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + MouthwashPrice: $ 19.69Sale: $ 17.72 For a fresh, healthy start, every day.Alcohol-FreeCPC-FreeGluten-FreeCloSYS Rinse is simple and effective thanks to CloralstanTM, a powerful, patented ingredient that kills 99.9% of harmful bacteria … From Pharmaca

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + Mouthwash

CloSYS Patient Care Pack Toothpaste + MouthwashPrice: $ 19.69Sale: $ 17.72 For a fresh, healthy start, every day.Alcohol-FreeCPC-FreeGluten-FreeCloSYS Rinse is simple and effective thanks to CloralstanTM, a powerful, patented ingredient that kills 99.9% of harmful bacteria … From Pharmaca

Teen Cancer Patient Back on the Court Thanks to Teammates’ Twitter Campaign

A New York high school senior’s battle with cancer led to a fight with his school this week, albeit briefly, when Tim Monette says the principal barred him from playing basketball, his great love. That’s because health issues have forced him to trade class time for at-home tutoring, which, the 17-year-old says he was told, […]

Patient Care Management Lab

Patient Care Management Lab This lab workbook focuses on reading, filling, and evaluating prescriptions in relation to patient profiles. It includes 280 patient profiles and actual prescriptions taken from practicing pharmacists’ records. Each section conforms to a specific therapeutic class of drugs and features objectives, drug ‘Hot Points,’ and review questions to help students prepare […]

Core Collection of Health Care Books for Patient and Public

Nurse Sitting at Table with Medical Supplies While Doctors Examine Patient in Background

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A Clinical Guide to Blending Liquid Herbs: Herbal Formulations for the Individual Patient

A Clinical Guide to Blending Liquid Herbs: Herbal Formulations for the Individual Patient This clinical guide and practical reference is ideal for those who use and combine liquid herbal remedies for the individual needs of the patient. With three introductory chapters, 125 monographs, and various glossaries and appendices, it covers the fundamental concepts of using […]

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