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M&M conferences get swept up in QI trend

Kravet, FACP, who led M&Ms at Johns Hopkins Bayview's department of medicine as medical director for ambulatory services and deputy director for clinical activities (he is now president of ... Pierce, ACP Member, a hospitalist and assistant professor of
January 2011

The debate over vitamin C for sepsis

Changing the practice of medicine is like turning a supertanker: It doesn't happen except by one inch at a time. ... said James Walter, MD, an associate professor of pulmonary and critical care medicine at Northwestern Medicine in Chicago.
May 2020

Trousseau, thrombosis and cancer: A history consult

In his 95th lecture in a series on clinical medicine (delivered at the Hôtel Dieu in Paris, where he was physician-in-chief), Dr. ... However, thrombosis remains a critical clinical feature to recognize in the setting of malignancy, given its prevalence,
November 2011

Maintain vigilance for MERS

The agency noted that limited clinical data for MERS patients are available, as most published clinical information is from critically ill patients. ... Hayden. He was among the experts who helped prepare “Clinical management of severe acute
October 2015

Next-gen computers programmed to listen, advise and diagnose

It may seem counterintuitive, but I envision these [computer] tools freeing us to spend more time with our patients,” said Herbert Chase, MD, professor of clinical medicine in biomedical informatics at ... The study was published online April 20, 2011
August 2011

When less is more: De-prescribing medications

Li, chief of hospital medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and an associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston. ... I'm not here to tell you that clinical guidelines are a bad thing; they're a good thing.
May 2016

Lab oversight important even for waived testing

Laboratory quality is an overlooked area of clinical medicine, according to Douglas Beigel, president of COLA, a nonprofit organization that accredits medical laboratories in the U.S. ... Beigel said. He spoke to ACP Hospitalist about the importance of
January 2014

When hiring midlevels, proceed with caution

The Mayo Clinic started using midlevels with hospitalists in perioperative medicine in 2000. ... If someone goes to school and spends a lot of time learning clinical medicine, and you use them just for discharges, that's an underutilization of what they
April 2009

MKSAP primer: COPD

A single measurement of FEV. 1. incompletely represents the complex clinical consequences of COPD because 1) FEV. ... Exacerbations are often the defining clinical events in the life of a patient with COPD.
January 2008

New research links empathy to patient outcomes

It's not hard to understand why patients might value empathy in medicine. ... Sometimes students are overwhelmed by the nature of clinical medicine. They are, for the most part, still very young human beings who are confronted with death and dying and
March 2013

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