ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
Expert analysis: Woman with recent stroke and a patent foramen ovale.
This month's issue features a look at small hospitals and readmission measures, as well as ways to prevent acute kidney injury and to predict sepsis.
EXPERT ANALYSIS. 18 ACPHOSPITALIST February 2014. Table 1. Signs and symptoms of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.
This month's issue includes a cover story on changes in rapid response teams and articles on patients' perspectives of readmissions, heart failure treatment, hospitalist fellowships, and more.
This month's issue includes a cover story on responsible opioid prescribing, disaster preparedness, and treatment of ascites in patients with portal hypertension.
Learn about diagnosis, treatment, and next steps through a case study.
From diagnosis and treatment to preventive prophylaxis.
What the hospitalist needs to know.
A meta-analysis of short-term antibiotic pro- phylaxis in this group of patients found significant improvement in infection rates and mortality (35). ... Recent guidelines recommend that. EXPERT ANALYSIS. ACPHOSPITALIST February 2014 19. MICROBIOLOGY AND