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New guidelines cover preventive, chronic, acute care for sickle cell disease | ACP Hospitalist Weekly | ACP Hospitalist
New evidence-based guidelines on the management of sickle cell disease were released last week by a group of experts convened by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.
For most patients, dealing with pain will be a temporary issue. For sickle cell patients, it's a lifetime struggle.
These cases and commentary, which address sickle cell disease, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP16).
This month's quiz includes questions from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program 17 about sickle cell disease.
These cases and commentary, which address gout, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP15).
This month's issue includes stories on pain management, sickle cell anemia, and EHRs.
Care plans guide treatment of high utilizers.
Dedicated MRSA unit cuts hospital costs and length of stay.
Patient cases involving Benedikt's syndrome, Chikungunya fever, essential thrombocythemia, and more.