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Abstract Objectives An emergency department (ED) is a unit of a hospital that is designed, staffed, and equipped to treat injured people and those afflicted with sudden and severe illness. Evaluation of ergonomic design of these departments with respect to specific criteria/standards is expected to contribute to the improvement of productivity and service quality since EDs have too much complexity and volume in the patient flow. Therefore, this paper proposes a two-stage methodology for evaluati...
#1Tomoki IshikawaH-Index: 2
Last.Katsuhiko Ogasawara (Hokkaido University)H-Index: 6
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Abstract Objectives This study aimed to clarify the relationship between the institution and resident with respect to accessibility to acute ischemic stroke (AIS) treatment in Hokkaido and to propose new methodology monitoring for accessibility to healthcare resources. Methods This study involves the use of geographic information system (GIS) network analysis. We established hospital/clinic with one of the following conditions as resources for AIS treatment: (1) medical facility practicing AIS t...
#1Tomas Tesar (Comenius University in Bratislava)H-Index: 4
Last.Martin Wawruch (Comenius University in Bratislava)H-Index: 9
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Abstract Objectives The aim of this study was to review legislative provisions for the reimbursement of biosimilars, assess the impact of the implemented regulations on access to biosimilars, and to calculate the lost opportunity for savings due to the limited availability of biosimilars in Slovakia. Methods The Slovak legislation concerning the reimbursement of biosimilars was reviewed. The reimbursement dossiers of medicines, health technology assessments and appraisals, justification of the r...
#1Cuma Sungur (Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University)
Last.Mehmet Top (Hacettepe University)H-Index: 9
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Abstract Aim The purpose of this study was to reduce the errors that might occur in the medical practice records to the lowest possible level, thereby contributing to a better quality of health care services. The aim of this study is to reduce the errors and deficiencies in the patient files by providing training related to medical records and patient files to the personnel who are responsible for filling the patient files. This study was based on medical record errors in patient files. Method T...
#1Susan L. Averett (Lafayette College)H-Index: 20
#2Sabrina Terrizzi (Moravian College)H-Index: 1
Last.Yang Wang (UW: University of Wisconsin-Madison)H-Index: 10
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Abstract We analyze the effects of Certificate of Need (CON) laws on outcomes for hip and knee replacement procedures. Federal CON programs began in 1974 to stem rising health care costs by limiting hospital expansion and acquisition of equipment. The federal requirement for CON programs ended in 1987; however, 36 states and DC still maintain various forms of CON programs. In 1996, Pennsylvania (PA) let its CON law expire. We use data from the National Inpatient Survey from HCUP for the years 19...
Abstract Objectives : Applied policy options were reviewed for evidence of their effectiveness in reducing nursing shortages. Background : The stable supply and qualitative maintenance of a healthy nursing workforce significantly impact patients’ outcomes; therefore, providing adequate nursing is a major global issue in terms of health policies. Methods : We conducted a systematic review of relevant studies to identify evidence of the effectiveness of applied policy options in managing shortages...
#1Teppei Suzuki (HUE: Hokkaido University of Education)
#2Tamotsu Abe (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 1
Last.Katsuhiko Ogasawara (Hokkaido University)H-Index: 6
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Abstract Background We previously conducted a survey on users of tele-health consultations system to investigate their willingness to pay (WTP). To assess the economic value of the tele-health system, we need to investigate the demand and value of the tele-health in another way. Therefore, the purpose of this study is to submit basic information to create a sustainable business model and to investigate the economic value of the tele-health consultation system. Methods The 480 respondents were in...
#1Asaduzzaman Khan (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 16
#2Riaz Uddin (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 9
Last.Sheikh Mohammed Shariful Islam (Deakin University)H-Index: 18
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Abstract Objectives To examine the clustering of major behavioural risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (CVD) among adolescents in Bangladesh. Methods Nationally representative data from the 2014 Bangladesh Global School-based Student Health Survey were analysed in 2,978 adolescents (mean age: 14.2 SD 0.99; 60.0% females). We compared the observed (O) to expected (E) prevalence ratios of 64 possible combinations of the six behavioural risk factors (i.e., physical inactivity, sedentary behavi...
#1Rajesh R. Pai (KREC: National Institute of Technology, Karnataka)H-Index: 1
#2Sreejith Alathur (KREC: National Institute of Technology, Karnataka)H-Index: 4
Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study is to determine the awareness and use of mobile phones and applications for health service delivery among technical students, working staff, medical students, and health professionals of India. Design/methodology/approach A cross-sectional study was conducted with a sample size of 386 students, working staff, and health professionals of engineering and medicine using structured questionnaires and the data were analyzed. Findings Most of the responses ar...
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