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1. Top 10 Strategies for Patient Safety Outlined. There are 10 ways to prevent nosocomial infections and overt medical errors that have been proven to work and that should be followed in all healthcare facilities.
2. CDC: Rare Superbug Hits U.S. Hospitals. Although still unusual, a rising number of U.S. hospitals have reported cases of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) over the past decade.
3. Procedure May Fix Thin Ventricle Walls. Revascularization may resolve thinning of left ventricular walls in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) who have only limited scarring.