What are the red flags that point to a patient with possible factitious disorder? ... Share it with us. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
Delirium prevention is getting serious attention. Earlier this year, the Society of Critical Care Medicine released guidelines on managing delirium in the ICU and emphasized ways to stop the condition from ... We're always happy to hear from you.
Our cover story provides an overview of the types of patients most inclined to develop pressure ulcers, how to prevent pressure ulcers when possible, how to distinguish ulcers from similar-looking ... We're always happy to hear from you. Sincerely,.
Our inaugural column highlights cases at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut and is written by Christopher Sankey, MD, ACP Member, the physician editor of The Brief Case column. ... Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield outlines the questions to ask
Read our story for a primer on how to distinguish gout from its mimics, and what to do once you've honed in on the correct diagnosis. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield spent a chunk of time last fall attending conferences, as you'll see from her coverage, which starts with a helpful overview of how to treat hypertension ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Unlike traditional hospitalist practice, however, the pace of work is slower and resources are tighter. ... We'd love to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
Learn why the Southern U.S. may seem, at first glance, to be the best place to get a hospitalist job from a financial standpoint, but may arguably be the worst. ... Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
According to experts, hospital medicine in the future will involve sharing hallways with robots, retrieving computers from bacteria-killing coat pockets, and stifling mild paranoia about someone (or something) watching your ... share? Tell us about it.
As a result, hospitals have been devising strategies to deal with the shortfalls, from alternate treatment protocols to restrictions on the way coveted drugs are used. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.