Current Issue - May 2015
Are efforts to fight catheter-associated urinary tract infections worth the cost?
Law and Medicine
Hospitalists in Colorado deal with wider use and new forms of marijuana
Communication may be helpful to patients' recovery
Collaboration includes hospitalists, ED, and patient placement manager
Q&A: Electronic Health Records
Patient satisfaction rates went up after EHR implementation
News from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine's annual assembly
Tuberculosis with spinal involvement is often referred to as Pott's disease
C. diff risk, discharge bundles, transfusion strategies, and more
From the May 20, 2015 edition
- Low-risk chest pain patients unlikely to have cardiac events during hospitalization
- Hospital initiative bolsters weekend services, staff and decreases length of stay
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