Resultados: 9

    WHO guidelines for the prevention of sexual transmission of Zika virus

    WHO published interim guidelines on the prevention of sexual transmission of Zika virus in September 2016, based on a limited amount of evidence under an emergency process during a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC). The body of evidence has grown considerably since then, and WHO ex...

    HIV and infant feeding in emergencies: operational guidance

    Many millions of people around the world are affected by emergencies, the majority of whom are women and children. Among them are many who are known to be living with HIV and others who may not know their HIV status. In 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICE...

    2017 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations Summary

    Circulation; 136 (23), 2017
    The International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation has initiated a near-continuous review of cardiopulmonary resuscitation science that replaces the previous 5-year cyclic batch-and-queue approach process. This is the first of an annual series of International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation...

    Fractures (complex): assessment and management

    This guideline covers assessing and managing pelvic fractures, open fractures and severe ankle fractures (known as pilon fractures and intra-articular distal tibia fractures) in pre-hospital settings (including ambulance services), emergency departments and major trauma centres. It aims to reduce deaths ...

    Part 3: adult basic life support and automated external defibrillation: 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations

    Circulation; 132 (16,supl.1), 2015
    This review comprises the most extensive literature search and evidence evaluation to date on the most important international BLS interventions, diagnostics, and prognostic factors for cardiac arrest victims. It reemphasizes that the critical lifesaving steps of BLS are (1) prevention, (2) immediate rec...

    Intensivtherapie des raumfordernden ischämischen Hemisphäreninfarkts: Zusammenfassung der NCS/DGNI-Leitlinie

    Nervenarzt; 86 (8), 2015
    Der grobe ischämische Hemisphäreninfarkt („large hemispheric infarction“, LHI, Synonym maligner Mediainfarkt, MMI) ist eine schwerwiegende neurologische Erkrankung mit hoher Mortalität und Morbidität. Sowohl behandelnde Ärzte als auch Angehörige sehen sich insbesondere hinsichtlich konservative...

    An evidence-based prehospital guideline for external hemorrhage control: American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma

    Prehosp. emerg. care; 18 (2), 2014
    This report describes the development of an evidence-based guideline for external hemorrhage control in the prehospital setting. This project included a systematic review of the literature regarding the use of tourniquets and hemostatic agents for management of life-threatening extremity and junctional h...

    Guía de práctica clínica para el diagnóstico, tratamiento y rehabilitación de pacientes con trauma craneoencefálico severo

    Disminuir la heterogeneidad de la atención pre e intrahospitalaria del TCE severo en Colombia para generar una práctica basada en evidencia científica. Establecer criterios para la referencia yel traslado de pacientes adultos con TCE dentro de un sistema de atención en trauma. Promover una eficienci...

    Manual for the health care of children in humanitarian emergencies

    The objective of this manual is to provide comprehensive guidance on child care in emergencies. Existing guidelines, such as Integrated Management of Childhood Illness IMCI, assume a functioning health system that facilitates the referral of children, which may not be available in emergency situations. S...