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Tamiflu lowers odds of secondary H3N2 infection in LTCF outbreaks

June 25, 2018
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Asymptomatic C. difficile carriers key source of nosocomial transmission

June 6, 2018
Approximately 19% of health care-related Clostridium difficile cases at a Veterans Affairs hospital and affiliated long-term care facility, or LTCF, were linked to…
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Reflux drugs linked to long-term pneumonia risk in elderly

April 26, 2018
People older than 60 years who took proton pump inhibitors long-term showed an increased risk for developing pneumonia, according to new research published in the…
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UTI antibiotics commonly prescribed for nonspecific symptoms

January 10, 2018
Many nursing home residents in tropical Australia received antibiotics for urinary tract infections because of symptoms that were not specific to the urinary tract…
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Update on Delirium: Diagnosis, Management, and Pathophysiology

Psychiatric Annals, January 2010, Volume 40 Issue 1
Delirium, a condition marked by changes in clinical and mental status, has increasingly been understood as prevalent…
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Sleep Disturbances in Elderly Patients: June 2018

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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VIDEO: Providers key to improving vaccination coverage

October 3, 2017
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