Hospitals will get a shot in the arm
District health boards are snapping up a British National Health Service initiative to improve productivity in hospital wards and operating theatres.
The Productive Operating Theatre and Productive Wards – Releasing Time to Care programmes involve relatively low-cost and simple measures.
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Not all ICUs need a specialist at night: study
The results, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, counter an argument from some in the medical community that ICUs need round-the-clock intensivists -- doctors who specialize in critical care.
"Our knee jerk reaction is to try to put intensivists in every ICU at all hours of the.......Read More