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Skilled Nursing Facilities

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  • In this study, all patients admitted to an 80-bed VA extended care facility were cultured weekly for 12 weeks to detect the presence of MRSA in the nares, wounds, in-dwelling devices, and the oral cavity [12].

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  1. Transmission and control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a skilled nursing facility. Thomas, J.C., Bridge, J., Waterman, S., Vogt, J., Kilman, L., Hancock, G. Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America. (1989) [Pubmed]
  2. Possible gatifloxacin-induced fulminant hepatic failure. Coleman, C.I., Spencer, J.V., Chung, J.O., Reddy, P. The Annals of pharmacotherapy. (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. Hyponatremia in tube-fed elderly men. Rudman, D., Racette, D., Rudman, I.W., Mattson, D.E., Erve, P.R. Journal of chronic diseases. (1986) [Pubmed]
  4. The efficient recording of diabetic care. The nurse in an extended care facility needs an "at-a-glance" recording system to assess diabetic clients' blood glucose levels and other telltale symptoms of hypoglycemia. Tyler, R. Geriatric nursing (New York, N.Y.) (1993) [Pubmed]
  5. The Assaulted Staff Action Program (ASAP) and declines in rates of assault: mixed replicated findings. Flannery, R.B., Anderson, E., Marks, L., Uzoma, L.L. The Psychiatric quarterly. (2000) [Pubmed]
  6. A double-blind comparison of olanzapine versus risperidone in the acute treatment of dementia-related behavioral disturbances in extended care facilities. Fontaine, C.S., Hynan, L.S., Koch, K., Martin-Cook, K., Svetlik, D., Weiner, M.F. The Journal of clinical psychiatry. (2003) [Pubmed]
  7. Haloperidol dose and blood level variability: toxicity and interindividual and intraindividual variability in the nonresponder patient in the clinical practice setting. Darby, J.K., Pasta, D.J., Dabiri, L., Clark, L., Mosbacher, D. Journal of clinical psychopharmacology. (1995) [Pubmed]
  8. Risk factors for hip fracture in skilled nursing facilities: who should be evaluated? Colón-Emeric, C.S., Biggs, D.P., Schenck, A.P., Lyles, K.W. Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA. (2003) [Pubmed]
  9. The life cycle of bruises in older adults. Mosqueda, L., Burnight, K., Liao, S. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2005) [Pubmed]
  10. Rehospitalization and survival for stroke patients in managed care and traditional Medicare plans. Smith, M.A., Frytak, J.R., Liou, J.I., Finch, M.D. Medical care. (2005) [Pubmed]
  11. Colonization by Staphylococcus aureus resistant to methicillin and ciprofloxacin during 20 months' surveillance in a private skilled nursing facility. Lee, Y.L., Gupta, G., Cesario, T., Lee, R., Nothvogel, S., Nassar, J., Flionis, L., Thrupp, L. Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America. (1996) [Pubmed]
  12. Prevalence of oral methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in an institutionalized veterans population. Owen, M.K. Special care in dentistry : official publication of the American Association of Hospital Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry for the Handicapped, and the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry. (1994) [Pubmed]
  13. Nasal colonization by methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative staphylococcus in community skilled nursing facility patients. Lee, Y.L., Cesario, T., Tran, C., Stone, G., Thrupp, L. American journal of infection control. (2000) [Pubmed]
  14. Low-level colonization and infection with ciprofloxacin-resistant gram-negative bacilli in a skilled nursing facility. Lee, Y.L., Cesario, T., McCauley, V., Flionis, L., Pax, A., Thrupp, L. American journal of infection control. (1998) [Pubmed]
  15. Infection control practitioners and committees in skilled nursing facilities in Connecticut. Pearson, D.A., Checko, P.J., Hierholzer, W.J., Jekel, J.F. American journal of infection control. (1990) [Pubmed]
  16. Barriers to the effective use of capillary blood glucose monitoring in extended care facilities. Siegel, J. The Diabetes educator. (1991) [Pubmed]
  17. Effect of levothyroxine administration time on serum TSH in elderly patients. Elliott, D.P. The Annals of pharmacotherapy. (2001) [Pubmed]
  18. MRSA in long-term skilled nursing facilities. Silver, H.J. Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America. (1991) [Pubmed]
  19. Effects of Medicare payment changes on nursing home staffing and deficiencies. Konetzka, R.T., Yi, D., Norton, E.C., Kilpatrick, K.E. Health services research. (2004) [Pubmed]
  20. Physical rehabilitation following medicare prospective payment for skilled nursing facilities. Wodchis, W.P. Health services research. (2004) [Pubmed]
  21. Site of death in the hospital versus nursing home of Medicare skilled nursing facility residents admitted under Medicare's Part A Benefit. Levy, C.R., Fish, R., Kramer, A.M. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2004) [Pubmed]
  22. Implementation of a total parenteral nutrition program in the skilled nursing facility: role of the nursing director. Greenspan, D.B., Hartzema, A.G., Estes, W.D. Nursing homes and senior citizen care. (1987) [Pubmed]
  23. Documentation and reimbursement by clinical setting. Motta, G.J. Ostomy/wound management. (1996) [Pubmed]
  24. Does payment structure influence change in physical functioning after rehabilitation therapy? Shannon, G.R., Yip, J.Y., Wilber, K.H. Home health care services quarterly. (2004) [Pubmed]
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