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.
Expert analysis on determining decision-making ability from Mayo Clinic meeting.
Diagnosis and treatment of these thrombotic microangiopathy syndromes.
This month's issue includes articles on improving time to PCI, managing an emerging resistant infection, and dealing with drug interactions.
A case-based report examines the ideal workup.
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.
An expert summarizes 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 diagnosed via flow cytometric neutrophil function testing (dihydrorhodamine assay);
The absolute number of diagnosed cases per year may be underreported due to the difficulty in diagnostic confirmation and misdiagnosis.
EXPERT ANALYSIS. 30 ACPHOSPITALIST March 2012. patients with chronic medical diseases such as uremia, multi- ple factors impair the enteral bioavailability of iron, such as bacterial overgrowth, chronic GI bleeding, platelet