July issue online and in the mail

This issue's main story looks at online ratings of physicians. A related Twitter chat will be held on Wed., July 31, at 4 p.m. ET.


The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is now available. Our main story looks at how some hospitals are moving beyond HCAHPS to collect patients' ratings of individual hospitalists, and it will be the topic of our next Twitter chat, on Wed., July 31, at 4 p.m. ET. A feature article focuses on the obstacles to getting enough sleep while hospitalized. 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. The July issue also includes the latest installment of Brief Case, with cases from the Universities of Pittsburgh, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania.