The Difference Between Patient-Centered Care and Co-Designed Care

When you get down to the bottom of it, you can’t be patient and family-centred without working side by side to design solutions with patients and families. You can be thinking about them and design solutions that you think will be beneficial for them, whereas with co-design that’s not part of the model, they actually […]

NLM Resources for Nurses: Patient Education

[Music] Patient Education is an essential responsibility in nursing. At the National Library of Medicine, we create free, reliable resources that can be shared with your patients and their families to increase knowledge and improve patient outcomes. Our diverse resources can be used to teach about diseases, disorders, conditions and treatments. Our MedlinePlus patient health […]

Therapeutic Hypothermia Treatment for Heart Attack

A REALLY COOL MEDICAL TECHNIQUE IS SAVING LIVES FOLLOWING CARDIAC ARREST. WELCOME TO MEMORIAL HEALTH AND YOU. WITH US TODAY IS DR. JOSEPH BOSARGE, MEMORIAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT MEDICAL DIRECTOR. DR. BOSARGE WHAT IS THE PRINCIPLE BEHIND HYPOTHERMIA THERAPY? THERAPEUTIC HYPOTHERMIA IS BASED ON OBSERVATIONS OF DROWNING VICTIMS IN ICY WATER BEING REVIVED AFTER LONG […]