The Development of a Dashboard to the Emergency Department during COVID-19

Somayeh Fazaeli; Mehdi Yousefi; Mohsen Shokoohizadeh

Volume 24, Issue 11 , 2022

  Background: Information dashboards are useful tools for up-to-date decision-making by visualizing data. Objectives: This study aimed to report the development of a dashboard in the emergency department (ED) during COVID-19 in a big hospital in Iran.Methods: The authors developed a dashboard by user-centered ...  Read More

Effect of Delayed Admission to Intensive Care Units from the Emergency Department on the Mortality of Critically Ill Patients

Mehmet Suleyman Sabaz; Sinan Asar; Zafer Cukurova; Nagihan Sabaz; Halil Dog?an; Gokhan Sertcakacilar

Volume 22, Issue 6 , 2020

  Background: Increasing in emergency department need to critical care, the number of intensive care unit bed worldwide is inad- equate to meet these applies. Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of waiting for admission to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in the Emer- gency Department ...  Read More

Emergency Department Preparedness of Hospitals for Radiation, Nuclear Accidents, and Nuclear Terrorism: A Qualitative Study in Iran

Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh; Rita Rezaee; Abbas Rezaianzadeh; Mahnaz Rakhshan; Gholamhassan Haddadi; Mahmoudreza Peyravi

Volume 21, Issue 5 , 2019, Pages 1-8

  Background: The emergency department is the entrance gate of patients to a hospital. Hospitals are confronted with major chal- lenges in radiation, nuclear accidents, and nuclear terrorism. Iran is also at risk of disasters, accidents, and threats, so, the possibility of nuclear and radiation accidents ...  Read More