Learn best practices for managing acute pain in patients with opioid use disorder, on chronic opioid therapy, and on opioid-agonist therapy.
Internal Medicine 2011 attendees can practice intubation and central line placement, among other procedures.
It accounts for 5% of all cases of gastrointestinal hemorrhage. It requires an average of 7.3 diagnostic tests, five hospitalizations and 46 units of blood per patient to evaluate.
Experts offer advice for physicians requesting air medical transport.
Following are some highlights from conference workshops that focused on hospital medicine:.
Following are some highlights of the conference. Traumatic brain injury.Jamie Cooper, MD, deputy director of the ICU at Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, discussed outcomes of severe TBI.
Physicians not only overestimate prognosis, many consciously present a more optimistic prognosis to patients than they privately believe.
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Conference coverage of cirrhosis, geriatrics, high-value care, diagnostic error, and radiology. ... Our conference coverage also tells you how to explain high-value care to patients and avoid diagnostic errors.
Special programs, lectures will mark ACP's centennial.