AICU

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AICU

Adult Intensive Care Unit. An ITU/ICU that cares for adults during illnesses that are too severe for non-ITU/ICU admission.
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double dagger]) MB, BS, FFICANZCA, Senior Staff Specialist, Adult Intensive Care Unit, Critical Care Research Group and University of Queensland.
The Richmond agitation-sedation scale: Validity and reliability in adult intensive care unit patients.
He has practiced nursing, primarily in adult intensive care units, in Texas, Montana, and Nevada.
IVY's monitors are used in operating rooms, post-anesthesia care units, and neonatal and adult intensive care units worldwide.
This survey also showed that just 14% of adult intensive care units used paediatric collection tubes for their standard laboratory requests.
This evidence includes: reduced ventilator time and decreased length of stay in the intensive care unit with the use of arterial blood gas measurements; reduced cardiovascular operating room time with the use of arterial blood gas, hematocrit, and coagulation measurements; fewer blood transfusions in the neonatal and adult intensive care units with reduced blood volumes for testing; and faster throughput in interventional radiology suites with creatinine measurements.
The frequency of adverse events in the NICU is similar to those found in recent studies of adult intensive care units, but in general the repercussions of the events were more severe.
STATION Profile beta implementation in one of our Adult Intensive Care Units.
Evaluation of the Paediatric Index of Mortality in children managed on adult intensive care units.
To this end, Memorial has added additional services, such as three adult intensive care units, where the z.
The 100-bed hospital features medical and surgical facilities, a maternity unit, neonatal and adult intensive care units, paediatrics, a renal dialysis unit and a radiology trauma unit supported by Netcare 911.
In September 2013, the adult intensive care units at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital s central campus were equipped with tele-ICU services by partnering with Advanced ICU Care, the nation s biggest provider of tele-ICU services.
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