ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
The March issue of ACP Internist is online. Featured in this month's issue are stories about e-cigarettes, lung cancer screening recommendations, and the potential of GERD as a cause of pulmonary diseases.
5 Mar 2014
The analysis of patients admitted with acute myocardial infarction (MI) with cardiogenic shock found higher rates of in-hospital mortality and major bleeding in women compared to men but no difference in mortality or heart failure hospitalizations at one year.
23 Mar 2022
Medicare will now pay for tobacco cessation counseling even if a patient does not have a tobacco-related disease, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced last week.
1 Sep 2010
Clinicians strive to improve nutrition inside and outside of the hospital.
15 Oct 2019
Sleep apnea questionnaire predicts postop complications
27 Oct 2010
A medical student reflects on treating patients in South Africa.
15 Aug 2009
Some hospitals are treating patients' food and housing shortages.
15 Mar 2019
Limited coverage worsens outcomes for patients and increases costs for the system.
15 Jan 2021
Reducing readmissions is top of mind for many hospitals today, yet efforts have been met with varying degrees of success. Hospitals and physicians in some communities, like Camden, N.J., have taken a comprehensive approach,.
15 May 2010