Does my child have pneumonia?

November 29, 2015

Pneumonia is an infection of one or both lungs that is caused by viruses, bacteria or chemical irritants. Sometimes children with an upper respiratory infection (the common cold) can later develop pneumonia, which affects the lower areas of the airways and can cause severe symptoms.

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Cancer Care Ontario is the provincial agency responsible for continually improving cancer services. As the Ontario government’s cancer advisor, we work to reduce the number of people diagnosed with cancer, and make sure patients receive better care every step of the way.

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Millennials vs Boomers

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Millennials and baby boomers account for about half the US population. But as health consumers, they have little in common. This infographic compares their wants and concerns.

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Children’s Health and Neighborhood Amenities

Infographic | May 7, 2018

Ten percent of children nationwide (approximately 7,059,000 children) lived in neighborhoods with no amenities in 2016, defined as a neighborhood without any parks, recreation centers, sidewalks, or libraries, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2016 National Survey of Children’s Health (NCSH), which was recently released. A new infographic by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s State Health Access Data Assistance Center highlights state-specific findings from the 2016 NCSH on measures that illustrate where states are closer to achieving a culture of health and where improvements can be made.

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How Hospital Acquired Conditions Can Impact a Hospital’s Bottom Line

Infographic | June 1, 2018

In 2018, an estimated 32 percent of large U.S. hospitals will occupy the lowest performing quartile for hospital-acquired conditions (HACs), according to a new infographic by 3M. The infographic examines how HACs impact a hospital’s bottom line and how to stay out of the bottom quartile.

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How to Prevent Senior Malnutrition

Infographic | October 20, 2015

Not only do seniors have different nutritional needs than younger adults, they also take more medication, have higher rates of chronic medical conditions-such as diabetes and heart disease-and are more likely to live alone; all of which contribute to the rising numbers of older Americans who are seriously impacted by a deficient diet.

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Trauma Fast Facts

Infographic | July 28, 2014

How much do you know about trauma? Do you know it's the leading cause of death in patients under the age of 44 in the United States? The injuries seen at CUMC's Level I Trauma Center are the most severe — often life-or-death — and require immediate and intensive attention, even more than the serious cases treated in the nearby emergency department.

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CEREBRAL DESATURATION. COMMON. COSTLY. DEBILITATING.

Infographic | February 25, 2016

Common... Patients experience CEREBRAL OXYGEN DESATURATION. Costly… INCREASED LENGTH OF STAY Cerebral desaturation costs approximately 3,300 per day 4,000 per day with mechanical ventilation. DEBILITATING… CABG surgery patients who experienced prolonged desaturation. Are 12x More likely to have postoperative cognitive decline.

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Cancer Care Ontario is the provincial agency responsible for continually improving cancer services. As the Ontario government’s cancer advisor, we work to reduce the number of people diagnosed with cancer, and make sure patients receive better care every step of the way.

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