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Archive - November 2016


Featured Articles

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Top Docs

Top Docs

By Mollie Durkin

Meet ACP Hospitalist's 2016 Top Hospitalists

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Technology

Dictation, done better

Dictation, done better

By Mollie Durkin

Speech recognition errors spur an accuracy makeover

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Staffing

Under the same umbrella

Under the same umbrella

By Mollie Durkin

Pros and cons of integrated hospitalist/ED staffing

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Q&A

A shift in hospital-physician affiliations

By Stacey Butterfield

Many more physicians now work directly for hospitals. What does this mean for them?

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Your Practice

Coding Corner

More crucial coding rules for clinicians

More crucial coding rules for clinicians

By Richard D. Pinson, MD, FACP

Such topics as the uncertainty rule, signs and symptoms, abnormal findings, and more are covered

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Perspectives

Newman's Notions

Hospital Servi-Sisyphus

Hospital Servi-Sisyphus

By Jamie S. Newman, MD, FACP

It was that kind of morning: hypertensive patients who couldn't pay for their meds and little old ladies, sweet and otherwise, who kept on falling

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Letters

Letter from the Editor

By Stacey Butterfield

This month's issue features our 2016 Top Hospitalists, as well as articles on hospitalist/ED staffing models, dictation software, and more

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Clinical Medicine

The Brief Case

A collection of individual cases

By Patrick E. Prath, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Eyad Reda, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Benjamin M. Mulloy, MD, ACP Member; Faizan Shaikh, MBBS, ACP Member; Damien R. Stevens, MD; Fawwad Zaidi, MD, ACP Member; Vinit Oommen, MD; Mohit Shukla, MD; Nureddin Almaddah, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Augustine Andoh-Duku, MD, ACP Member; Christian Ghattas, MD; Michael Agustin, MD; Samaan Rafeq, MD; Chris Mosher, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Ryan Boente, MD; W. Graham Carlos, MD; Camille Edwards, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Afua Kunadu, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Abdelhaleem Sideeg, MD, ACP Resident/Fellow Member; Amanda Sammut, MD; and Eldon A. Redwood, MD, FACP

This group of individual cases from various institutions includes atypical cystic fibrosis, abdominal aortic aneurysm, tracheal chondrosarcoma, and others

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FDA Update

New warnings against mixing opioids and benzos

New warnings against mixing opioids and benzos

By Mollie Durkin

Details on the latest recalls, warnings, and approvals

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Research Update

Recent Research

From staff reports

Ambulatory ECG monitoring after stroke, benefit of ventilator bundle components, alteplase and long-term survival after ischemic stroke, and more

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In the News

From staff reports

High ICU utilization and costs, discharge checklist and risk assessment, and more

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Your Career

Pulse On®

Pulse On® Lexington, KY

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Pulse On® Omaha, NE

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