Conference coverage from the American Academy of Neurology offers expert advice on prognostication for patients unconscious after cardiac arrest and rapid advances in stroke care.
Some of the most commonly used parenteral drugs include ampicillin-sulbactam, piperacillin-tazobactam and ertapenem, but clinicians also need to decide whether patients need coverage for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Maintaining upright positioning and adequate positive end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) are important in managing obese ventilated patients.
Attendees listen to panelists at the American Thoracic Society 2010 International Conference.
An expert offers an overview of anthrax, tularemia, and plague.
Being a hospitalist who provides high-value care is almost as hard as being a Jedi, as Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP, MACP, explained to attendees at the Midwest Hospital Medicine Conference, ... Breu battles all kinds of unnecessary care. But he focused his
How to best treat patients in an era of increasingly drug-resistant infections and lagging antibiotic development was a core issue at the 25th annual Infectious Diseases Society of America conference ... responsibly].”. Treatment of Clostridium
This issue also includes conference coverage about improving diagnosis and Brief Case submissions fromand.
The U.S. spends an estimated $2 billion annually on treating catheter-associated bloodstream infections. Learn how to help lower those costs.
Therapeutic hypothermia has changed the field of neurology after cardiac arrest.