Academic hospitalists must balance what has been called the 3 shields: practice, teaching, and research.
15 Jun 2016
This month's issue includes stories on guidelines, hospital care at home, and patient satisfaction, among others.
15 May 2013
Pros and cons of integrated hospitalist/ED staffing.
15 Nov 2016
Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and label changes, as well as a device approval.
15 May 2014
The majority of hospitalists would expect their colleagues to overuse testing in preoperative evaluation and syncope treatment, a recent study found.
28 Jan 2015
Effort at Cullman Regional Medical Center in Cullman, Ala. led to better patient satisfaction scores and lower 30-day readmissions rates.
15 Nov 2013
Cleveland Clinicâ€™s division of general internal medicine decided to try â€œgeographic roundingâ€ï¿½ after a patient satisfaction survey revealed that many patients were unhappy that â€œmy doctor is never around.â€ï¿½ That sentiment is starting to change now that hospitalists spend more time actually talking with patients and less time getting to them.
15 Feb 2009
In July 2017, the FDA ended a nearly 20-year drought in new therapies for sickle cell when it approved a supplement, and additional treatments are in the pipeline.
15 Dec 2017
An interdisciplinary team model of care for older inpatients may reduce adverse events, length of stay and costs, two new studies suggest.
1 May 2013
Early statin use in stroke, acute lung injury, and more.
15 Feb 2012