All publications of “José Carlos Teixeira”

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Impact of telemedicine in hospital culture and its consequences on quality of care and safety

Milton Steinman, Renata Albaladejo Morbeck, Philippe Vieira Pires, Carlos Alberto Cordeiro Abreu Filho, Ana Helena Vicente Andrade, Jose Claudio Cyrineu Terra, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015GS2893

ABSTRACTObjectiveTo describe the impact of the telemedicine application on the clinical process of care and its different effects on hospital culture and healthcare practice.Methods The concept of telemedicine through real time audio-visual coverage was implemented at two different hospitals in São Paulo: a secondary and public hospital, Hospital Municipal Dr. Moysés Deutsch, and a tertiary and private hospital, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein.Results Data were obtained from 257 teleconsultations records over a 12-month period and were compared to a similar period […]

Implementation of an institutional protocol for rational use of blood products and its impact on postoperative of coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Pedro Gabriel Melo de Barros e Silva, Dimas Tadahiro Ikeoka, Viviane Aparecida Fernandes, Nilza Sandra Lasta, Debora Prudencio e Silva, Mariana Yumi Okada, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000300009

Objective:Cardiac surgeries are sometimes followed by significant blood loss, and blood transfusions may be necessary. However, indiscriminant use of blood components can result in detrimental effects for the patient. We evaluated the short-term effects of implementation of a protocol for the rational use of blood products in the perioperative period of cardiac surgery.METHODS:Between April and June 2011, an institutional protocol was implemented in a private hospital specializing in cardiology to encourage rational use of blood products, with the consent and […]

Impact of the use of vessel sealing or harmonic scalpel on intra-hospital outcomes and the cost of thyroidectomy procedures

Fabricia Bersi da Silva, Ana Claudia de Oliveira Limoeiro, Juliana Del Bianco, Vanessa Teich, Nelson Teich, José Carlos Teixeira, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000300017

OBJECTIVES:To analyze the operative time, length of hospitalization and cost, as well as the bleeding and pain observed during the postoperative period, of thyroidectomy procedures using vessel sealing, harmonic scalpel or the conventional technique.METHODS:Retrospective analysis of thyroidectomies performed between 2007 and 2010 using either the conventional technique or minimally invasive techniques involving vessel sealing or a harmonic scalpel. Gender, age, primary diagnosis and procedure type were analyzed. The outcomes analyzed included the length of the procedure, length of hospital stay, […]