The long-term risk of stroke in patients with new-onset atrial fibrillation while receiving critical care was investigated.
Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa skin cultures may help to predictthe pathogens involved in bloodstream infections.
Most patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) are treated in the intensive care unit.
Interhospital transfer is more common in uninsured patients and Medicaid beneficiaries with common medical conditions.
The incident rate of developing an ICU-associated complication was linked to reperfusion delays in stable patients with STEMI.
New law allows adults with a prognosis of <6 months to live to get a prescription for life-ending pills.
Candida auris can survive on surfaces after routine cleaning and is often drug-resistant.
Improper removal of protective equipment tied to higher risk for drug-resistant organism contamination.