The issue also includes an article about identifying the victims of human trafficking, an expert analysis of malignant bowel obstruction, and the latest edition of the.
What the hospitalist needs to know.
The Expert Analysis by an intensivist tries to demystify advanced concepts in mechanical ventilation, building on our previous FAQ about ventilation.
A pulmonary embolism can present in a variety of clinical scenarios; however, there are several features that are typical.
Finally, a cardiologist offers expert advice on handling hypertensive emergencies. ... care-perspectives.htm. Anemia, specifically how to use the anemia index to diagnose the causes of anemia, is the focus of an Expert Analysis.
In suspected cases, acute titers for RMSF should be sent for analysis, including IgM antibody levels, at the start of antibiotic therapy.
In our latest Expert Analysis, Michael L. Moritz, MD, and Juan Carlos Ayus, FACP, offer tips for diagnosis, prevention and treatment of this life-threatening disorder.
One meta-analysis has shown that even in those with hypoalbuminemia, there was no significant benefit with albumin (Ann Intern Med. ... A recent meta-analysis of albumin in sepsis suggested that albumin was associated with a decrease in mortality (Crit
EXPERT ANALYSIS. 26 ACPHOSPITALIST June 2014. Table 3. Rapid desensitization to carboplatin.
Pulmonary hypertension is the focus of our Expert Analysis and coding column this month—learn how to diagnosis and treat the condition, and then how to get paid for your work.