UC Davis implements a clinical practice guideline for postoperative management of pediatric appendicitis
The results—and lessons learned—of a clinical practice guideline developed for postoperative management of pediatric appendicitis is the focus of this month’s column.
The role of critical access hospitals in providing access to health care in rural areas is assessed, along with the financial benefits of facilities.
The evolution of treating chemical-related wartime casualties, specifically gas-related injuries, starting with World War I, is detailed.
This month’s column addresses the benefits of effectively using rapid response system calls for elderly patients who suffer from chronic illnesses.
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