2014 ICD-10 PCS and GEMs - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...
The 2014 ICD-10-Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) files below contain information on the new procedure coding system, ICD-10-PCS, that is being developed as a ...
ICD-10-PCS Root Operation Groups, Part 3
ICD-10-PCS Root Operation Groups, Part 3 Root Operations That Alter the Diameter/Route of a Tubular Body Part and That Define Other Repairs . By Kathy DeVault, RHIA, CCS
New materials and devices for preventing catheter-related ...
Mechanisms of infection. Colonization of the catheter occurs via two main pathways: the extraluminal route and the intraluminal route. Colonization of ...
Bowel obstruction and pelvic mass - National Center for ...
Given the findings of bowel obstruction and a rectosigmoid mass in our patient, we suspected colorectal carcinoma. We proceeded with (c) a colonoscopy, with the ...
Endovascular therapy - device based review
Justin McWilliams, MDDepartment of Interventional Radiology University of California – Los Angeles
CLABSI Toolkit - Chapter 1 | Joint Commission
Types of Central Venous Catheters and Risk Factors for and Pathogenesis of CLABSIs. Chapter 1 reviews the types of central venous catheters and describes the risk ...
Abdominal Abscess Workup - Medscape Reference
Workup: Abdominal Abscess. Intra-abdominal abscess continues to be an important and serious problem in surgical practice.
Coding for Brain Aneurysms - For The Record Magazine
March 28, 2011. Coding for Brain Aneurysms For The Record Vol. 23 No. 6 P. 27. A brain aneurysm is a bulging or ballooning in a weakened area in the wall of an artery ...
CDC Recipient Reporting: Grants
Title: CDC Recipient Reporting: Grants Author: zwx2 Last modified by: ryp9 Created Date: 9/18/2009 11:21:33 AM Document presentation format: On-screen Show (4:3)
CDC - 2009 CAUTI Guideline:V. Background - HICPAC
2009 CAUTI Guidelines (407 KB / 67 pages) and Appendices (4.41 MB / 268 pages) are available for download in PDF format. An indwelling urinary catheter is ...