benefit they and their patients have realized from investing in this important relationship. ... We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
G iven the coming wave of patients from the baby boomer generation, hospitals can't afford to take geriatric care lightly. ... Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Last month also saw the official launch of ACP Hospitalist ‘s blog, featuring live coverage from Hospital Medicine 2009 in Chicago. ... Please let us know what you think. Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
With obesity on the rise as well, it's a good bet that hospitalists will be handling more perioperative care for gastric bypass patients. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
In our cover story, Stacey Butterfield reviews new guidelines on nutrition support therapy from the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and the Society of Critical Care Medicine, including a ... Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
And even though the stakes are high, Medicare's criteria for determining observation status are far from clear, experts say. ... Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
The study, published in the Nov. 10, 2008 Archives of Internal Medicine, found that 63.5% of almost 800, 000 adults discharged from 35 hospitals in 2006 received an antibacterial drug, ... Sincerely,. Janet Colwell. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
The story looks at why EHRs frustrate physicians and what is being done to potentially remedy these issues. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief.
Try saying that 3 times fast, and then test your knowledge of the conditions with relevant questions from MKSAP 17. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
That's the message from the experts featured in our package of cover stories on health information technology. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.