Committed to safety: ten case studies on reducing harm to patients douglas mccarthy and david blumenthal april 2006 abstract: this report presents 10 case studies of health care organizations, clinical teams, and. 18 years old male 4 months ago the patient was hospitalized due to epigastric abdominal pain, lack of appetite and weight loss he was diagnosed with crohn’s disease. The behavior of a superior starts to put your patients at risk what would you do the university of rochester’s dr paul griner presents the final installment in a series of case studies for the ihi open school. Case studies are an invaluable record of the clinical practices of a profession while case studies cannot provide specific guidance for the management of successive patients, they are a record of clinical interactions which help us to frame questions for more rigorously designed clinical studies.
Clinically relevant patient case studies for diabetes education from the national diabetes education initiative (ndei. Research on improving patient experience published articles, reports, and case studies in addition to the many studies published in academic journals. 4 case study: treatment outcome and follow-up the patient is stable and transferred to the icu she is monitored closely due to her age-related increased. Case studies interactive patient simulation tool share healthcare communications / global ingenious tool interactive patient simulation tool.
Advancing patient safety case studies these case studies are based on situations described by rural healthcare providers who participated in our studies. Download our case studies in bioethics and medical ethics. Ahrq projects funded by the patient-centered outcomes research enter keyword or case study number the agency’s impact case studies highlight these. Sample case study based on actual patient international academy of medical acupuncture case studies case number: 14 patient initials: jsw initial date of patient consult/treatment: january 13th, 2004.
Each month, a case and a series of questions can be emailed to interested individuals 4-6 weeks in advance of publication. Case study: pt for a vulvodynia diagnosis the patient was a 41-year-old female who came to phrc with a five month history of constant vulvar pain described as red hot, itchy, and stinging. Health it and health disparities patient care management and rewards program – promoting and tracking wellness behaviors within the context of.
We are presenting case studies in this web site so students may become more familiar in this case patient b is imagining himself back at work and trying to get. Case study read the case study, answer the questions, and write nursing diagnosis as directed you can work together as a group. This page contains a collection of case studies relating to the art of patient care these are real cases which help define the relationships among doctors, patients and medical.
Follow along with open school case studies to learn how john’s story is a fictional composite of real patients including this case study. 11 patient details patient mr ncs is a 53 year old chinese man with the height of 172m, and weighs 82kg where his bmi is 277kg/m2 (overweight. Guidelines – case studies case reports are an in-depth study of one individual case series are reports involving more than 1 and no more than 5 patients. Rheumatoid arthritis case studies about ra patients provide a glimpse into life with a rheumatic disease ra affects adults and children of many ages.