An Expert Analysis describes a case of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, and this month's Coding Corner covers documentation of cardiomyopathy generally.
Cases involving thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and hemolytic uremic syndrome are presented.
This issue also includes the Brief Case section, with cases from Emory Division of Hospital Medicine and Yale University School of Medicine, and an Expert Analysis about spontaneous heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
An Expert Analysis offers advice on splanchnic venous thrombosis and a nocturnist explains his peers.
This month's issue features our 2015 Top Hospitalists, along with a feature on detecting human trafficking and an Expert Analysis on malignant bowel obstruction.
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the management outcome studies. J Thromb Haemost. ... C, et al. Antithrombotic Therapy for VTE Disease: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report.
In other clinical coverage, we have an Expert Analysis on identifying and treating deep venous thrombosis in patients with cancer and an edition of Brief Case that's focused on gastrointestinal
Also on the clinical side, our Q&A dives into Sepsis-3 and this month's Expert Analysis explains hemolytic uremic syndrome and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Treating ascites. Our Expert Analysis this month focuses on treating ascites in patients with portal hypertension.
It reviews guidelines and expert advice on appropriate use of the drugs in the hospital, and it describes projects that some hospitals have put in place to get practice in line ... This issue also includes multiple examples of reader-submitted clinical