Daily Archives: 27/06/2020

Prone Positioning in Awake, Nonintubated Patients With COVID-19 Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure

 Letters RESEARCH LETTER Prone Positioning in Awake, Nonintubated Patients With COVID-19 Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure Critically ill patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID- 19) severely strained intensive care resources in New York City in April 2020.1 The prone position improves oxygenation in in- tubated patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.2,3 We investigated whether the Invited […]

Hospitals building types.

“A functional design can promote skill, economy, conveniences, and comforts; a non-functional design can impede activities of all types, detract from quality of care, and raise costs to intolerable levels.” … Hardy and Lammers Hospitals are the most complex of building types. Each hospital is comprised of a wide range of services and functional units. These include diagnostic […]

Neuropsychiatric Complications of covid

They described the range of neurological and psychiatric complications that may be linked to the disease in the study published in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry. “There have been growing reports of an association between COVID-19 infection and possible neurological or psychiatric complications, but until now these have typically been limited to studies of ten […]

Mental, behavioural or neurodevelopmental disorders

 INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES – Mortality and Morbidity Statistics CHAPTER 06 This chapter has 161 four-character categories. Code range starts with 6A00 Mental, behavioural and neurodevelopmental disorders are syndromes characterized by clinically significant disturbance in an individual’s cognition, emotional regulation, or behaviour that reflects a dysfunction in the psychological, biological, or developmental processes that […]