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Hospital-Acquired (HAP) and Ventilator-Associated (VAP) Pneumonia Updates

Pearls from presentation 3/21/17 in FMTS by Amber, PharmD:

  • Risk factors for MDR HAP, MRSA or Pseudomonas HAP/VAP:  IV abx within 90 d.
  • Risk factors for MDR VAP:  prior abx within 90 d, septic shock at time of VAP, ARDS preceding VAP, ≥5 d hospitalization prior to VAP, dialysis prior to VAP onset.
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Pharmacology / Meds

A Loved One On A Ventilator

When a person undergoes major surgery, is suffering from a respiratory or nervous disorder, or is in the intensive care unit, they often require additional support in breathing well. 500 kata lagi

Medical Imaging

This post was a long time coming! and by long i mean 4 very interesting, exciting, eyeopening, hard long years of my undergrad! Not that its finished yet.. 1.468 kata lagi

Biggeroranges

Husband, 31, who survived a car crash that ripped his head from his spine marries his girlfriend in hospital four days before his life support was turned off

A man who survived a car crash in which his head was ripped from his spine has married his girlfriend – just days before his life support was switched off. 440 kata lagi

ENTERTAINMENT

Updates (Day+134 through Day+140)

*** These are copied from daily updates that I have posted to Toby’s Facebook Page.***

Day+134 Update:

Josh is at the airport getting ready to fly back home. 1.795 kata lagi

MIRAGE Syndrome

Updates (Day+127 through Day+133)

*** These are copied from daily updates that I have posted to Toby’s Facebook Page.***

Day+127 Update:

Toby is back from surgery, and everything went well. 2.121 kata lagi

MIRAGE Syndrome