Archives November 2021 Your Practice The endless war on readmissions Hospitalists who study readmissions discuss the current state of the evidence and offer their best advice on avoiding patients coming back to the hospital. Clinical Medicine Surging methamphetamine-related hospitalizations Methamphetamine's effects on the heart are hitting hospitals, and physicians' help is needed to tackle the rise of this addictive drug. Conference Coverage Combating clots in COVID-19 Critical care experts advised on appropriate prophylaxis for ward and ICU patients as part of the CHEST 2021 conference. Expert Analysis Intravenous fluid management A hypothetical case highlights the many reasons to provide IV fluid. Success Story Relief from a pager Nonphysicians took over responsibility for an admissions pager. Coding Corner Nontraumatic myocardial injury Myocardial injury is a relatively new term, necessary to know for documentation. Newman's Notions Home is where the hospital is Learn how the hospital and the home are the same but different. Q&A Part-time hospitalists tied to patient mortality? Two experts offer their thoughts on the implications of a recent study. FDA Update Catheters, antibiotics recalled Recalls, warnings, and approvals. Letter from the Editor Preventing readmissions, VTEs, and more The new year will bring a new ACP Hospitalist. Brief Case Median arcuate ligament syndrome The patient had a history of waxing and waning upper abdominal pain. Brief Case Tuberculosis presenting with gastrointestinal symptoms The patient's chief symptom was watery diarrhea for the past 10 days.