Hawke's Bay ICU leads NZ in clinical quality
Clinicians at Hawke's Bay Hospital's Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are amongst the first in the country to have eliminated hospital-acquired intensive care bloodstream infections in their patients for a whole year.
Intensive Care specialist Ross Freebairn said a year without a patient having bloodstream.......Read More
Concerns in UK over feeding tube diet
Dieticians have warned of the dangers of losing weight with a 'starvation diet' available in Britain for the first time.
The British Dietetic Association (BDA) says there are 'huge risks' to the diet, in which people are given just 130 calories a day through a feeding tube that goes up their nose.......Read More