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RSV vaccine news, Entresto generic approval

The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) vaccine by Moderna was newly approved for patients ages 60 years and older, while approval of the GlaxoSmithKline vaccine was expanded to ages 50 to 59 years, among other recent actions by the FDA.
19 Jun 2024

Complications rare but potentially serious after pleural procedures

A narrative review looked at complications related to thoracocentesis, intercostal drains, indwelling pleural catheters, and local anesthetic thoracoscopy.
15 Dec 2021

Connecting with subspecialists on the outside

Freeing up an inpatient bed in a crowded hospital can sometimes be as simple as getting in touch with a subspecialist.
12 Jun 2024

Antiplatelet therapy linked to increased risk of post-pleural procedure bleeding

Although patients on antiplatelet therapy were at increased risk of bleeding, including serious bleeding, during the 24 hours following a bedside pleural procedure compared with controls, rates of bleeding and severe bleeding were low, a French study found.
16 Dec 2020

Finding new ways to teach procedures

Simulation is part of the current model for procedure training.
15 Aug 2020

Nearly all deaths related to noncardiac procedures occur after surgery, study finds

About 45% of deaths that occurred in the 30 days after noncardiac surgery were associated with three complications: major bleeding, myocardial injury, and sepsis.
7 Aug 2019

Chief residents run a procedure service

A chief resident-led procedure service celebrates 10 years and reports positive results.
16 Aug 2023

Infective endocarditis risk increased after many types of medical procedures

The findings could warrant reconsideration of prophylactic antibiotics for some patients, according to the study authors, who also called for assessment of the costs and benefits of elective procedures for patients at high risk of endocarditis.
13 Jun 2018

A plan for paracentesis

A hospitalist launched a clinic to provide paracentesis to patients who repeatedly presented to the ED with ascites.
22 May 2024

SHM issues position statement on ultrasound-guided procedures

The Society of Hospital Medicine calls for written or oral examinations, as well as patient-based assessments with feedback, for credentialing in ultrasound-guided procedures.
24 Jan 2018

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