This month's issue features our 2015 Top Hospitalists, along with a feature on detecting human trafficking and an Expert Analysis on malignant bowel obstruction. ... physician editor, an Expert Analysis about malignant bowel obstruction, and a Newman's
Etiology, diagnosis, and treatment.
This month's issue includes a cover story on contact precautions, features on stroke units and insulin pumps, and an Expert Analysis on Rocky Mountain spotted fever. ... states. Our Expert Analysis, written by ACP Hospitalist editorial board member Dawn
An Expert Analysis offers advice on splanchnic venous thrombosis and a nocturnist explains his peers.
There's also an Expert Analysis on identifying and treating deep venous thrombosis in patients with cancer and an edition of Brief Case focused on gastrointestinal problems.
What the hospitalist needs to know.
Two experts summarize best practices.
EXPERT ANALYSIS. Table 2. Stepwise algorithm for the diagnostic workup of PIDD. ... Quantitative defects noted on CBC with differ-ential; chronic granulomatous disease diagnosedvia flow cytometric neutrophil function testing(dihydrorhodamine assay);
EXPERT ANALYSIS. 30 ACPHOSPITALIST March 2012. patients with chronic medical diseases such as uremia, multi-ple factors impair the enteral bioavailability of iron, such asbacterial overgrowth, chronic GI bleeding, platelet
In suspected cases, acute titers for RMSF should be sent for analysis, including IgM antibody levels, at the start of antibiotic therapy.