|1.||Kearns, Martha A: 1 article (03/2006)|
|2.||Montgomery, Ona: 1 article (03/2006)|
|3.||Davis, Chester: 1 article (03/2006)|
|4.||Richards, Chesley: 1 article (03/2006)|
|5.||Claggett, Maurice: 1 article (03/2006)|
|6.||Miller, Michael: 1 article (03/2006)|
|7.||Tsan, Linda: 1 article (03/2006)|
|8.||Hojlo, Christa: 1 article (03/2006)|
|9.||Gaynes, Robert: 1 article (03/2006)|
|10.||Danko, Linda: 1 article (03/2006)|
04/01/1995 - "S aureus accounted for 13% to 17% of all NHCU-acquired infections during the years of study, occurring with a frequency of 0.29 to 0.47 infections per 1,000 resident-care days. "
04/01/1995 - "During the 5-year study period, 40 MSSA and 28 MRSA infections were acquired by NHCU residents. "
03/01/2006 - "Each VA NHCU had an active ongoing infection surveillance and control program managed by highly educated infection control personnel (ICP), of which 96% had a minimum of a bachelor degree. "
01/01/1996 - "A trend toward an increased rate of infection was seen in colonized individuals residing in the community nursing homes versus those in the VA NHCU (relative risk 4.67; 95% Cl 0.55 to 39.9). "
04/01/1995 - "The entry of MRSA into the facility appeared to have no effect on the subsequent experience with NHCU-acquired infections caused by S aureus."
|2.||Human Influenza (Influenza)
03/01/1995 - "This study analyzed influenza vaccination in a group of elderly veterans living in a Florida VA nursing home care unit (NHCU). "
12/01/1984 - "The failure of the 1982-1983 influenza vaccine to protect elderly NHCU residents from clinical infection with influenza A/Philippines/2/82 resulted primarily from antigenic drift of the epidemic strain, inasmuch as the attack rates in the vaccinated and nonvaccinated patients were not significantly different. "
|3.||Chronic Disease (Chronic Diseases)
03/01/1995 - "Only 34% of the 202 veterans had been vaccinated within the last 12 months (compliant group), although the study subjects were in a high-risk group, i.e., 65 years of age or older, an average length of stay at the NHCU of 12 months and > 70% suffered from chronic disease(s) with a past history of smoking. "
|4.||Dehydration (Water Stress)
10/01/1994 - "To determine changes in standard laboratory measures of dehydration among residents of a nursing home care unit (NHCU) over a 6-month period. "
09/01/1994 - "To determine the incidence of early hypernatremic dehydration among residents of a nursing home care unit (NHCU) presenting with significant febrile episodes (FE). "
09/01/1994 - "These data show that many older NHCU patients with significant fevers often have early impaired OI and laboratory evidence of dehydration. "
|5.||Urinary Tract Infections (Urinary Tract Infection)
|1.||Influenza Vaccines (FluMist)
|1.||Home Nursing (Nursing, Home)
|2.||Length of Stay