Following are some highlights from conference workshops that focused on hospital medicine:.
Simple actions, like knocking before entering and introducing one's self, can go a long way.
Review the latest data on prescribing these drugs for pneumonia, sepsis, and COPD.
Expert also discusses Clostridium difficile, transesophageal echocardiography.
Physicians not only overestimate prognosis, many consciously present a more optimistic prognosis to patients than they privately believe.
Internal Medicine 2010 coverage: Pearls aid treatment of opioid dependence. An expert reviews the benefits of agonist treatments over “going cold turkey,” how to foil abuse of oral medications, and the ... More conference coverage: Hospital medicine
Special programs, lectures will mark ACP's centennial.
A conference speaker rarely feels compelled to fall on his sword, but Steven Coca, DO, MS, literally did just that at the Heart Failure Society of America's 2019 annual meeting, ... second half of the conference session.
The U.S. spends an estimated $2 billion annually on treating catheter-associated bloodstream infections. Learn how to help lower those costs.
An expert offers advice on tackling the psychological and medical challenges of end-of-life extubation.