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Alvisa Palese, Laura Regattin, Tania Bertolano, Silvio Brusaferro
AIM: To compare the standards of nursing personnel involved in direct care in surgical and orthopedical wards, with those of the studies of Aiken et al. METHODS: A convenience snow ball sampling technique allowed to include 65 centres. Data were collected in an index day, in the middle of the week, in hospitals with a surgical and ortopedical ward on the following variables: number of nurses, number of nurses aids, average time of nursing care per patient over the 24 hours...
October 2006: Assistenza Infermieristica e Ricerca: AIR
P-Y Glas, J Béjui-Hugues, J-P Carret
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY: The aim of this retrospective analysis was to examine complications and technical difficulties observed during implantation of total hip arthroplasty (THA) after treatment of an acetabular fracture. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Forty patients (thirty men and ten women), mean age 50 years, were included in the study. The acetabular fracture had been treated surgically in 23 and orthpedically in 17. Mean time from initial trauma to implantation of the THA was eleven years...
April 2005: Revue de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Réparatrice de L'appareil Moteur
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