Recent research shows excess oxygen supplementation can harm. ... McEvoy said. Experts also don't want clinicians to overreact to the recent research on hyperoxia and provide too little oxygen, he said, since the condition of acutely ill patients can
An editorialist wrote, “The main implications of this trial are for the initial care of symptomatic patients with moderate disease and a history of recent exacerbations.There is no evidence for ... Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
ACP Member Shoshana Herzig, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and director of hospital medicine research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. ... While opioids are almost always part of the pain management
From her own personal advice, Dr. Wallace moved on to the best comanagement practices identified by recent research. ... Other recent news in the field includes the 2017 American College of Rheumatology/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Azithromycin and levofloxacin were both associated with increased cardiac risk compared with amoxicillin, a recent study found. ... Incorrect antibiotic prescribing is common among inpatients in U.S. hospitals, according to a recent report from the CDC.
Recent research has highlighted how commonly this issue appears in hospital practice. ... How long to continue anticoagulation can be a difficult decision, but recent research suggests that AF, even when precipitated by underlying conditions and assumed
Other recent research has shown gaps in pay, speaking gigs, and research authorship for female academic hospitalists. ... Carnes, who directs the Center for Women's Health Research at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.
Subsequent bundled payments programs have provided additional impetus. Clinicians and researchers speaking at the conference described some of the resulting readmission-reduction research and outcomes. ... Problems include the particular penalization of
Pantilat. In particular, recent research has shown that some of the things physicians thought they were doing to help patients at the end of life are actually ineffective and even potentially ... Pantilat. Research has shown that even 20 mg of
Liberal blood transfusion strategies may be preferred to restrictive strategies in anemic patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD), a recent study suggests. ... For recovering septic shock patients, treatment with midodrine may reduce duration of