They noted that few patients in the study had AUCs below 400, so they weren't able to find a lower bound on the therapeutic range.
Consider costly consultations carefully. Take an appropriate, reasonable approach to therapeutic choices.
Longer delays (24 hours) should be considered for patients receiving higher therapeutic doses.
reserved for patients at low risk for substance abuse and given at minimum therapeutic doses and for immediate relief of symptoms in conjunction with anticipated improvement from antidepressant therapy or psychotherapy.
Oxygen should be used and thought of as a drug with a specific indication and a therapeutic range, and consequently administered only to treat hypoxemia with careful titration of therapy to
Resource utilization, the totality of care, the efficiency around the proper use of diagnostics and therapeutics—hospitalists impact those areas a lot, but in a fee-for-service world, it's
D. Repeating D-dimer after one therapeutic dose of low-molecular- weight heparin. ... Case 7 Correct answer: C. Continue warfarin and heparin till INR is therapeutic, and then discontinue heparin.
other diagnostic and therapeutic decisions, and may influence long-term practice patterns,” the study authors wrote.
For patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, extending targeted temperature management, or therapeutic hypothermia, for 48 hours instead of 24 did not significantly improve outcomes, a study found.
The presence of EKG abnormalities should prompt physicians to consider further risk stratification or intensive therapeutic interventions for the prevention of cardiovascular events, they said.