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Singleton said. But two key trends also have been converging over the last several years, raising “some existential questions” for the hospitalist workforce in the years ahead, Ms. ... Flores said. She noted that these two trends are in some ways
The Joint Commission suggested that a surveillance program for drug diversion should focus on patterns and trends, including:.
The trend promises to bring more convenient, sophisticated services to more people, but some question whether these benefits will come at the expense of the poor and uninsured living in cities. ... The trend is toward smaller facilities that focus on
In another study, researchers analyzed recent trends in hospitalizations for infective endocarditis and injection drug use and characterized patients' clinical outcomes and 30-day readmissions using the National Readmissions Database from
Alternative medicines by age and condition.
Exotic travel trend poses new challenges for hospitalists.
to determine rates and trends over time of outcomes after an observation stay. ... Thirty-day rates of inpatient stays and 30-day mortality rates did not change in this time period, however (P=0.054 and 0.091 for trend, respectively).
M##amp;M conferences now increasingly focus on the underlying causes of errors and what can be learned from them.
The difference in the trend differences for the program period versus the pre-program period was not significant (P=0.19). ... Mortality trends were not significantly different between groups for either targeted conditions (0.05% point difference