Francisco (UCSF) Management of the Hospitalized Patient conference in October.
Hospitalist-led services can increase efficiency and safety.
Take a stepwise approach to choose sedation and paralysis wisely.
Empiric antibiotics should be administered early when an infectious insult is suspected, with double coverage as is done for septic shock, Dr.
Donna M. Miller, MD, ACP Member, offered advice on diagnosing and preventing falls at the Mayo Clinic Hospital Medicine 2017 conference. ... Miller, MD, ACP Member, told attendees at the Mayo Clinic Hospital Medicine 2017 conference.
An expert offers an overview of anthrax, tularemia, and plague.
ED conference features football players' association medical director. ... He spoke about the challenges of concussion diagnosis and treatment for professional football players, as well as more typical patients with concussions, at the Advanced Emergency
Preserve patient autonomy in difficult situations, including requests for futile care and AMA discharges.
Age, gender, and other factors predict risk.
Some well-intentioned but misguided interventions may harm geriatric inpatients more than they help.