The subject of antibiotic stewardship was touched upon in last week’s post about Superbugs. The goal of these programs is to avoid unnecessary and inappropriate use of antibiotics to prevent development of antibiotic resistant disease organisms. 623 more words
Tags » Evidence Based Practice
Evidence-based practice = best available evidence + expert clinical judgment + patient & family values/preferences.
When clinicians diagnose & treat based on outdated or inadequate knowledge outcomes are at best uncertain. 181 more words
The RMTBC Current Awareness Tool (CAT) keeps you up-to-date with research topics relevant to massage therapists in British Columbia. We summarise selected articles, located using the leading health sciences databases: Medline; the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL); and SPORTDiscus. 28 more words
Across two gloriously sunny days last week, colleagues from the Educational Development Unit and Learning and Teaching Academy visited the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) UHI to offer a two-day workshop on ‘ 450 more words
Do you address sleep and rest with your clients? If not, maybe you should….
The CDC considers insufficient sleep to be a public health concern and sleep and rest are included in the… 1,149 more words