Hyperglycemia and cerebral venous thrombosis outcomes, “opt-out” HIV screening, invasive versus conservative strategy in elderly cardiac patients, and more.
Side effects of statins, ACE inhibitors and in-hospital outcomes for CABG, and more.
Perioperative aspirin and clonidine for AKI, longer surgeries and clot risk, poor neighborhoods and readmissions, and more.
Dabigatran outcomes, PPIs and postoperative pneumonia, and more.
Recent research has found that hospitalized patients with ventricular fibrillation or ventricular tachycardia don't always receive defibrillation within the recommended window, and that the delay has a detrimental effect on outcomes and survival.
Rivaroxaban and CV events, afib and cognitive impairment, and more.
VTE risk after joint replacement, antipsychotics and MI, and more.
Lower-extremity revascularization in nursing home residents, guidance on contact precautions for hospital visitors, treatment in-hospital strokes versus community-onset strokes, and more.
Hospitalization is a risk factor for falls, but also an opportunity for prevention. Recent research suggests that hospitalization is a risk factor for post-discharge fracture in elderly patients, prompting some hospitalists to consider what measures
Oral fluoroquinolones and dysglycemia, metoprolol before PCI, and more.