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Drug utilization review of peri-operative antibiotics at Kingston General Hospital

Paul G. Halligan

Drug utilization review of peri-operative antibiotics at Kingston General Hospital

by Paul G. Halligan

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Written in English


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Kingston General Hospital

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Pagination44 leaves
Number of Pages44
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Open LibraryOL21082235M

A Sylvestre 1, 2, L Matukas 1, 3, R Haj 1 1 St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON 2 Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON 3 Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON ABSTRACT Background/Objective: Optimizing the use of antipseudomonal agents requires a balance between providing coverage of likely pathogens and . Surgery, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, 2Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore, 3 Anaesthesia, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore Introduction: Haemoglobin concentration is one of the parameters upon which urgent clinical decisions are made in critically-ill trauma patients.

Queen's University and Kingston General Hospital Objective: The KDIGO guidelines recommend using estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) calculated with the CKD-EPI equation and urinary albumin to creatinine ratio (ACR) for staging and risk stratification for multiple outcomes including death and dialysis for chronic kidney disease. The study subjects were identified through retrospective review of electronic medical records of adult patients aged more than 18 years old with diabetes and being treated at the Diabetes Centre and/or Primary Care Clinic of Queens Hospital Centre, Jamaica, .

Centre for Medical Evidence, Decision Integrity & Clinical Impact (MEDICI) The Centre for Medical Evidence, Decision Integrity & Clinical Impact (MEDICI) was established in with the support of the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, London Health Sciences Centre, St. Joseph’s Health Care London and Lawson Research. non-neurologists, who have a difcult time appreciating the delicate needs of these patients. Tis book is a straightforward, practical reference for physicians who need to deal with a wide range of complex conditions and associated medical problems. Although comprehensive in scope, this book is designed.


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Drug utilization review of peri-operative antibiotics at Kingston General Hospital by Paul G. Halligan Download PDF EPUB FB2

The peri- operative period is the time between admission to hospital for surgery and discharge and “peri-operative medication” is a general term used to describe all medicines administered during this period.

There is currently no national guidance on peri-operative drug therapy but the United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacists Association (UKCPA. Pre-medication and peri-operative drugs Drugs that affect gastric pH Regurgitation and aspiration of gastric contents (Mendelson’s syndrome) can be a complication of general anaesthesia, particularly in obstetrics and in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease; prophylaxis against acid aspiration is not routinely used in children but may be.

Drugs in the peri-operative period: cardiovascular drugs. Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin ;– Stafforth Smith M, Muir H, Hall R. Peri-operative management of drug treatment — clinical considerations. Drugs ;– 1. Anaesthesia.

Sep;57(9) The peri-operative implications of herbal medicines. Hodges PJ(1), Kam PC. Author information: (1)Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonard's, NSWAustralia. [email protected] by: Anaesthesia,57, pages – P.

Hodge s and P. Kam Æ Peri-operative implications of herbal medicines Blackwell Publishing Ltd such as ginseng have been reported [3. Eye, surgical and peri-operative drug use. Ocular peri-operative drugs. Drugs used to prepare the eye for surgery and drugs that are injected into the anterior chamber at the time of surgery are included here.

Sodium hyaluronate is used during surgical procedures on the eye. Pre-medication and peri-operative drugs Drugs that affect gastric pH Regurgitation and aspiration of gastric contents (Mendelson’s syndrome) can be an important complication of general anaesthesia, particularly in obstetrics and during emergency surgery, and requires prophylaxis against acid aspiration.

Review of the limited data available suggests that the safest course of action for the preoperative management of the vast majority of drug therapy is to continue such therapy until the time of surgery, particularly agents in which a withdrawal syndrome has been described, e.g.

β-adrenoceptor blocking agents, α2-adrenoceptor by: REVIEW ARTICLE The peri-operative implications of herbal medicines P. Hodges1 and P. Kam2 1 Staff Specialist Anaesthetist, and 2 Associate Professor, Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St.

Using data to understand the barriers to change and individualize interventions to support local needs based on local site needs allows complex interventions to be conducted to improve quality use of medicines and drug utilization in the real world.

Changes in Drug Utilization at the End of Life. Lisa G. Pont, 1 Heleen van der Meer, 2. This book a conjoint effort of ocular oncologists, general oncologists, and pathologists is a comprehensive source of authoritative information on the subject of ocular and adnexal lymphoma.

It covers all aspects, including clinical features, classification, epidemiology, diagnostic evaluation, biopsy techniques, histology and molecular. The Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery: Defining a model for antimicrobial stewardship-results from an international cross-sectional survey August World Journal of Emergency Surgery After review further management information was sent to patient’s General Practitioner and pain consultant.

Results 56 patients were offered appointments, of which 37 attended. 13/37 (35%) patients were on a transdermal fentanyl patch, 11/37 (29%) on slow release morphine; 8/37 (21%) on OxyContin and remaining on other opioids (buprenorphine.

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) recently celebrated the one year anniversary of Caring Safely, an ambitious patient and staff safety initiative that will have significant impact in making care better and safer across the hospital and also make the hospital an even safer place to work.

We provide peri-operative medical care to surgical patients, assessing their fitness for anaesthesia and surgery, optimising their general condition, anaesthetising them and managing their post-operative pain and other systemic problems.

We provide these services at Scarborough Hospital, where most of the major surgical procedures take place. Getting the best answer: specimen handling and a quick review of the workings of the pathology laboratory -- 2. Normal histology of the female genital tract -- 3.

Diseases of t. Methods A retrospective review of all patients between January and March was performed using online hospital systems data noting referral times, clinical findings and case management. An anonymous questionnaire was collected covering clinic location and patient feedback regarding delays and clinician contact, with space for free‐text.

Each gL −1 decrease in serum albumin increased the risk of mortality and morbidity, prolonged stay in the intensive care unit and overall length of hospital stay, and increased utilization of healthcare resources [6]. Of note, the relationship between hypoalbuminemia and poorer outcomes was independent of nutritional status and Author: Antonio Artigas, Jean Carlet, Ignacio Martin-Loeches, Michael Niederman, Antoni Torres.

Methods: A retrospective review of prospectively collected data between and was conducted. We compared patients completing neoadjuvant therapy for stage I to III rectal cancers who: a) achieved cCR and were treated with NOM, or b) underwent standard total mesorectal excision (TME) and achieved a pathologic complete response (pCR).

The aim of this study is to compare peri‐operative outcomes and short term complications of patients during the transition phase from Open Radical Prostatectomy (ORP) to Robotic‐Assisted Radical Prostatectomy (RARP) at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (PMCC) since the introduction of the first da Vinci robot in the Victorian public system in.

Full text of "A retrospective review of mortality and complications following oesophagectomy in a large UK teaching hospital." See other formats.Introduction: Sedatives, analgesics, and neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBA) are commonly used in the intensive care unit (ICU) to provide patient comfort.

More efficient utilization of these drugs is vitally important to prevent morbidity in ICU patients. There can be prolongation of mechanical ventilation attributable to these drugs, leading to increased duration of ICU stay and cost of.Intensive Care Medicine Experimental4(Suppl 1) DOI /s Intensive Care Medicine Experimental.

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