predischarge

predischarge

(priːˈdɪstʃɑːdʒ)
adj
of or pertaining to the period prior to discharge, esp prior to discharge from hospital or from employment
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Capillary blood samples were used for universal predischarge screening of TSB.
Regardless of the treatment arm, patients receive cardiology education, instruction on CABG secondary prevention, and promotion of self-care management from our research nurses and physicians during the inpatient stay after randomization; referral to cardiac rehabilitation; and predischarge planning.
Wallace noted, the findings underscore the importance of comprehensive predischarge patient counseling.
[8] After MAC with minimal sedation, patients who have completely recovered may proceed directly to the predischarge unit for more rapid discharge.
Standard care also included some (one to three) therapeutic authorizations to go home for the weekend in the predischarge phase.
[103] Poststroke (3 months) Poststroke (6 months) Yang and Kong [104] * Baseline Predischarge Author 3 rd measure 4th measure Altman et al.
Vecchio, "Predischarge two-dimensional echocardiographic evaluation of left ventricular thrombosis after acute myocardial infarction in the GISSI-3 study," American Journal of Cardiology, vol.
It has also been reported that AH is associated with increased incidence of heart failure, larger infarct size, and impaired predischarge left ventricle ejection fraction in acute MI patients [8].
Development of a diabetes learning needs assessment tool to promote an individualized predischarge patient education plan.
Predischarge non-invasive risk assessment for prediction of significant hyperbilirubinemia in term and late preterm neonates.
Predictive ability of a predischarge hour-specific serum bilirubin for subsequent significant hyperbilirubinemia in healthy term and near-term newborns.
Predischarge two-dimensional echocardiographic evaluation ofleft ventricular thrombosis after acute myocardial infarction in theGISSI-3 study.