Two articles address patient flow: In conference coverage, one hospitalist offers her six tips for building capacity in a full hospital by increasing clinical efficiency, while in a Perspectives piece, anotherand
The U.S. spends an estimated $2 billion annually on treating catheter-associated bloodstream infections. Learn how to help lower those costs.
Conference coverage from the Society of Critical Care Medicine's annual meeting delves into fluid deresuscitation for sepsis and optimal vasopressor use and mean arterial pressure targets.
Despite challenges such as FDA regulation of research and uncertainties about potential risks of probiotics, the good bugs are becoming more prevalent in both consumer and health care settings.
The staff of ACP Internist and ACP Hospitalist update our blog daily with news about medical research and practice management, as well as onsite coverage of major medical conferences. ... The staff of ACP Internist and ACP Hospitalist update the blog
News from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine's annual assembly.
I traveled a distance to bring you conference coverage of the University of California San Francisco's Management of the Hospitalized Patient meeting. ... In its 19th year, it's one of the oldest things in hospitalist practice, but conference speakers
conference of the Biotechnology Industry Organization, held in Philadelphia in June.
That was the upshot of a couple of studies at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2008 in New Orleans, where dozens of abstracts were presented on the risk
An expert offers an overview of anthrax, tularemia, and plague.