Physicians' Posture at Patients' Bedside Journal of ...

https://www.journalofhospitalmedicine.com/jhospmed/article/128262/physicians-posture-patients-bedside Sitting at a patient's bedside in the inpatient setting is recommended as a best practice but has not been widely adopted. Previous studies suggest that a physician's seated posture may increase the patient's perception of time spent in the room but have not included hospitalists.Cited by: 7…

Bedside 'Sitters' May Not Prevent Hospital Falls

https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=227817 The vast majority -- 18 -- compared bedside sitters with an alternative, like watching patients on video monitors or keeping high-risk patients in "close observation units." Only two studies actually added bedside sitting to a hospital's standard care, to see whether it curbed fall rates.…

Sit and deliver: Nurse researchers show that sitting ...

https://www.truthaboutnursing.org/news/2012/mar/08_sit.html Sit and deliver. Nurse researchers show that sitting caregivers improve patient satisfaction March 8, 2012 -- Today the Kansas City Community News site posted a good story by Linda Friedel about a study done at the University of Kansas Hospital showing that, when a clinician sits at the bedside rather than standing, patients are more satisfied and actually believe that the clinician has spent ...…

Effect of sitting vs. standing on perception of provider ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0738399111003053 Simply sitting instead of standing at a patient's bedside can have a significant impact on patient satisfaction, patient compliance, and provider–patient rapport, all of which are known factors in decreased litigation, decreased lengths of stay, decreased costs, and improved clinical outcomes.Cited by: 63…

Commodes - Toilets, Toilet Seats & Bidets - The Home Depot

https://www.homedepot.com/b/Bath-Toilets-Toilet-Seats-Bidets-Commodes/N-5yc1vZcesk The frame can be configured to be used as a bedside commode, toilet safety frame, elevated toilet seat or over your existing toilet. The tool free removable back makes configuring the commode easy for any application. The armrests provide a comfortable place to rest on when sitting and indicate a safe place to grab making sitting and standing ...…