Detailed analysis of a specific condition—how it is diagnosed, managed, etc. ... Examples of Expert Analysis articles are online. Opinion pieces about a subject related to hospital medicine.
Lewy body dementia.
This issue also includes conference coverage from the American Heart Association, about postoperative myocardial infarction, and an Expert Analysis, about interpreting cardiac troponin levels in patients with chronic kidney disease and
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.
Cases involving thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura and hemolytic uremic syndrome are presented.
In 2018, an international expert consensus developed the InterTAK diagnostic criteria for the diagnosis of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy. ... International expert consensus document on Takotsubo syndrome (part I): clinical characteristics, diagnostic criteria,
3. Urine analysis showed 3+ protein, 3 red blood cells, 2 white blood cells, and no casts.
A meta-analysis. Am J Clin Pathol. 2012;138:642-9. [PMID: 23086764]. ). In addition, uncomplicated IDA is often easily diagnosed with iron, total iron-binding capacity, and ferritin levels. ... A meta-analysis. Am J Clin Pathol. 2012;138:642-9. [PMID:
Two experts summarize best practices.