An Expert Analysis describes a case of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy, and this month's Coding Corner covers documentation of cardiomyopathy generally.
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.
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Our readers have contributed a lot to this issue. We have an Expert Analysis offering advice on the diagnosis and treatment of subsegmental pulmonary embolism and a Perspectives piece covering what