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Empowering patients effectively improves physician hand hygiene
Armed with new tools, patients and parents felt empowered to remind healthcare providers to perform hand hygiene, successfully improving compliance rates, but just over half of physicians felt that patients should be reminding providers, according to a new study published in the August issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the official journal of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).
HMC Surgical Team Performs Spinal Procedure Using Innovative Device
Submitted by QNA on Doha, July 19 (QNA) - A team of surgeons from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) performed an advanced procedure for the first time in Qatar to correct the abnormal spinal curvature of a nine-year-old boy The surgical team led by consultant orthopedic surgeon Dr. Abdulaziz Al Kuwari included associate consultant Dr. Alaa Zakout, Dr. Omar Al Noori and Dr. Nasser Khan, both spine fellows, performed the surgery on a young patient suffers from severe scoliosis, a condition where the spine twists and curves to the side, caused by a genetic condition, scoliosis gradually weakens the muscles around the spine The team inserted state-of-the-art MAGEC growing rods along the child's spine to correct the…
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There have been some recent hair trends that girls are obsessed with – going bald, Amber Rose style, or perhaps dying your hair a multitude of rainbow shades. But for guys, sometimes less is more. These hairstyles are bound to make any guy go crazy over you. We’re not sure what exactly it is about …
Urinary Tract Infection
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