The MDHAQ also includes three psychological items concerning sleep, anxiety, and depression (queried in the standard patient
friendly HAQ format), not scored formally, a review of systems, medical history, fatigue VAS, queries about change in status, morning stiffness and exercise, and demographic data--within two sides of one page.
Use unit-dose drug systems in which drugs are packaged and labeled in standard patient
All admitted patients received a standard patient
evaluation and treatment plan; a gynecologic consultation within 24 hours; antibiotic therapy based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines; a social work consultation; and education about PID risk factors.
For the medical student or resident, the book offers an alternative to standard patient
interviewing texts, perhaps more instructive as it deals with the way things (at least sometimes) are rather than the way they are supposed to be.
The new wipes are available in two convenient sizes, 6x7 for cleaning and disinfection of standard patient
care equipment and smaller areas, and 11x12 size for larger area cleaning and disinfection of patient rooms, operating rooms, emergency rooms and other larger surface areas.
Hospitals hesitate to invest in multiple, fully-equipped critical care rooms in lieu of a standard patient
The clinical library usually includes the following elements: Procedure-specific informed consent documents; Patient education documents; Pre- and post-procedure patient instructions; A gallery of anatomical and procedure-specific images; Standard patient
forms for use in the practice or hospital; Patient information sheets for prescription and over-the-counter medications.
The simulation group were trained using a patient simulator in a standard patient
bed space in the surgical ICU.
Pincus T, Wolfe F: Patient questionnaires for clinical research and improved standard patient
care: is it better to have 80% of the information in 100% of patients or 100% of the information in 5% of patients?
Pincus T, Sokka T: Should contemporary rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials be more like standard patient
care and vice versa?