Finally, I'm very excited to introduce myself as the new editor of ACP Hospitalist. ... I hope to uphold the impressive precedent set by Jennifer Kearney-Strouse, who is now executive editor of the publication, and provide useful, thought-provoking
Indeed, CT scanning in the U.S. has increased more than twentyfold since 1980. ... Please email us. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
acph-201610-aspirin-overuse-afib Read the story, and then check your knowledge with a related Test Yourself from MKSAP 17. ... E-mail us. Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief.
The article gathers advice from intensive and palliative care experts on how hospitalists can help ensure that patients' care preferences are elicited and followed. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
of cases from Saint Agnes Hospital in Baltimore and an individual case from Creighton University and St. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
As a result, hospitals have been devising strategies to deal with the shortfalls, from alternate treatment protocols to restrictions on the way coveted drugs are used. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
This month's edition focuses on decompensated heart failure, and next up (sometime in the next few months, since Morning Report will be an occasional feature) is pneumonia. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
To this end, more and more hospitalists are spending time in discharge clinics that aim to smooth the transition from hospital to outpatient care, and help prevent return visits to the ... Email us. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
How to keep from getting overwhelmed? The answer may lie in checklists, as Stacey Butterfield explains in our cover story. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Happily, experts say hospitalists already possess many valuable skills for the new landscape of hospital medicine, from standardizing care to quality improvement. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.