Researchers retrospectively applied the previously published electronic Cardiac Arrest Risk Triage (eCART) score, which utilizes demographics, vital signs, and laboratory data as an objective measure of critical illness.
13 Jul 2016
Effective components included postgraduate physician/pharmacy training programs, order sets specific to antimicrobials, systematic de-escalation review, pharmacists and/or infectious disease (ID) attendings on acute care ward teams, and formal ID training of pharmacists.
10 May 2017
Interventions include shorter prescriptions and closer monitoring.
15 Mar 2019
Summaries from ACP Hospitalist Weekly.
15 Jul 2017
Health care searches for solutions as hackers target hospital data.
15 Oct 2016
ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
A recent study investigated the bugs on patients' hands.
15 Jul 2019
Findings in one state raise questions about whether national value-based payment programs are effective in reducing hospital-acquired conditions and whether penalties under the program should be continued, study authors said.
13 Nov 2019
ACP Hospitalist is currently seeking nominations for our 12th annual Top Hospitalists issue.
26 Jun 2019
Research summaries from ACP Hospitalist Weekly.
15 Oct 2020