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AHA Scientific Statement: Understanding the importance of the lay responder experience in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.

22 Mar, 2022 | 09:49h | UTC

Understanding the Importance of the Lay Responder Experience in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association – Circulation

News Release: Lay rescuers who do CPR are heroes and survivors, new statement addresses their perspective – American Heart Association

Commentary: AHA News: CPR ‘Heroes’ Need More Support, Report Says – HealthDay

Related study: Pre-post study: The introduction of a text-message alert system to alert volunteers close to a cardiac arrest patient at home was associated with increased survival to hospital discharge.

 


RCT: Effect of a physical activity and behavior maintenance program on functional mobility decline in older adults.

22 Mar, 2022 | 09:47h | UTC

Effect of a physical activity and behaviour maintenance programme on functional mobility decline in older adults: the REACT (Retirement in Action) randomised controlled trial – The Lancet Public Health

See also: Cost-effectiveness of a physical activity and behaviour maintenance programme on functional mobility decline in older adults: an economic evaluation of the REACT (Retirement in Action) trial – The Lancet Public Health

News Release: Landmark study demonstrates long-term positive impacts and cost effectiveness of tailored group exercise for over-65s with mobility limitations

Invited Commentary: Considerations for maintaining functional mobility in older populations – The Lancet Public Health

 


Preventing and treating the common cold: what’s the evidence?

22 Mar, 2022 | 08:56h | UTC

Preventing and treating the common cold: what’s the evidence? – Evidently Cochrane

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards: a best practice implementation project.

18 Mar, 2022 | 08:50h | UTC

Maintaining oral hydration in older adults in surgical wards: a best practice implementation project – JBI Evidence Implementation (free for a limited period)

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Guideline: Fall prevention in hospitals and nursing homes.

17 Mar, 2022 | 08:55h | UTC

Fall prevention in hospitals and nursing homes: Clinical practice guideline – Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing

 


Caring for older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.

15 Mar, 2022 | 09:48h | UTC

Caring for older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic – Clinical Microbiology and Infection

 


Healthcare-associated infections in adult intensive care unit patients: Changes in epidemiology, diagnosis, prevention and contributions of new technologies.

14 Mar, 2022 | 01:04h | UTC

Healthcare-associated infections in adult intensive care unit patients: Changes in epidemiology, diagnosis, prevention and contributions of new technologies – Intensive and Critical Care Nursing

 


SHEA neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) white paper series: Practical approaches for preventing central line-associated bloodstream infections.

11 Mar, 2022 | 09:53h | UTC

SHEA neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) white paper series: Practical approaches for the prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections – Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology

News Release: Practical approaches for the prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections in NICU – Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America

 


New WHO/ILO guide urges greater safeguards to protect health workers.

10 Mar, 2022 | 10:42h | UTC

New WHO/ILO guide urges greater safeguards to protect health workers – World Health Organization

WHO Guide: Caring for those who care: Guide for the development and implementation of occupational health and safety programmes for health workers – World Health Organization

Executive Summary: Caring for those who care: Guide for the development and implementation of occupational health and safety programmes for health workers – World Health Organization

 


AAP Technical Report | Telehealth: Opportunities to improve access, quality, and cost in pediatric care.

10 Mar, 2022 | 10:41h | UTC

Telehealth: Opportunities to Improve Access, Quality, and Cost in Pediatric Care – Pediatrics

News Release: New AAP report reviews telehealth’s potential to transform pediatric care – AAP News

 


FDA issues warning after 2 children strangled by enteral feeding set tubing.

8 Mar, 2022 | 08:33h | UTC

FDA issues warning after 2 children strangled by enteral feeding set tubing – AAP News

Original Report: Potential Risk of Strangulation in Children who Use Enteral Feeding Delivery Sets – U.S. Food & Drug Administration

 


Arterial blood gas analysis: as safe as we think? A multicentre historical cohort study.

7 Mar, 2022 | 00:00h | UTC

Arterial blood gas analysis: as safe as we think? A multicentre historical cohort study – ERJ Open

 


Viewpoint | Looking back on the history of patient safety: an opportunity to reflect and ponder future challenges.

6 Mar, 2022 | 23:51h | UTC

Looking back on the history of patient safety: an opportunity to reflect and ponder future challenges – BMJ Quality & Safety

 


Distribution of delirium motor subtypes in the intensive care unit: a systematic scoping review.

6 Mar, 2022 | 23:38h | UTC

Distribution of delirium motor subtypes in the intensive care unit: a systematic scoping review – Critical Care

 


Pre-post study: The introduction of a text-message alert system to alert volunteers close to a cardiac arrest patient at home was associated with increased survival to hospital discharge.

4 Mar, 2022 | 09:44h | UTC

Alert system-supported lay defibrillation and basic life-support for cardiac arrest at home – European Heart Journal

Editorial: Volunteer first responders for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest at home: the missing link for improved survival? – European Heart Journal

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Randomized Diagnostic Study: home blood pressure measurements correlate better with 24-h ambulatory monitoring measurements compared to clinic, and kiosk measurements.

4 Mar, 2022 | 09:41h | UTC

Clinic, Home, and Kiosk Blood Pressure Measurements for Diagnosing Hypertension: a Randomized Diagnostic Study – Journal of General Internal Medicine

Commentary: Home blood pressure monitoring may provide the basis for accurate diagnoses of hypertension – Kaiser Permanente

 


National, regional, and global causes of mortality in 5–19-year-olds from 2000 to 2019: a systematic analysis.

3 Mar, 2022 | 08:51h | UTC

National, regional, and global causes of mortality in 5–19-year-olds from 2000 to 2019: a systematic analysis – The Lancet Global Health

Invited commentary: Child and adolescent deaths: a call for strengthening mortality surveillance systems – The Lancet Global Health

 


[News release – not published yet] Study finds blood pressure cuff size matters, affects blood pressure readings.

3 Mar, 2022 | 08:47h | UTC

Study finds blood pressure cuff size matters, affects blood pressure readings – AHA Newsroom

 


NICE Guideline: Mental wellbeing at work.

2 Mar, 2022 | 08:57h | UTC

Mental wellbeing at work – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

 


CDC issues long-awaited new guidance on when to wear masks.

27 Feb, 2022 | 22:45h | UTC

CDC issues long-awaited new guidance on when to wear masks – STAT

See also: As mask mandates fade, experts say use of masks likely will not – STAT

 


Meta-analysis of randomized trials: Effectiveness of physical activity interventions delivered or prompted by health professionals in primary care settings.

25 Feb, 2022 | 11:27h | UTC

Effectiveness of physical activity interventions delivered or prompted by health professionals in primary care settings: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials – The BMJ

Editorial: Lack of physical activity is a global problem

News Release: Primary care exercise interventions help boost physical activity levels and reduce weight in adults – BMJ

 


Systematic Review: Effect of asthma education on health outcomes in children.

25 Feb, 2022 | 11:09h | UTC

Effect of asthma education on health outcomes in children: a systematic review – Archives of Disease in Childhood

 


Systematic Review: Discharge planning from hospital.

25 Feb, 2022 | 11:22h | UTC

Discharge planning from hospital – Cochrane Library

Summary: Discharge planning from hospital – Cochrane Library

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Practice Guidance: The prevention of pressure injuries in the positioning and mobilization of patients in the ICU.

22 Feb, 2022 | 08:46h | UTC

The prevention of pressure injuries in the positioning and mobilization of patients in the ICU: a good clinical practice document by the Italian Society of Anesthesia, Analgesia, Resuscitation and Intensive Care (SIAARTI) – Journal of Anesthesia, Analgesia and Critical Care

 


WHO Interim Guidance: Contact tracing and quarantine in the context of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant.

18 Feb, 2022 | 09:59h | UTC

Contact tracing and quarantine in the context of the Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant: interim guidance – World Health Organization

 

Commentary on Twitter (thread – click for more)

 


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