Speaking of the ED, our feature story examines lessons from a study that asked patients returning to the ED why they did so. ... Tell us about them. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
hospitalists. Finally, we have patient cases from around the world in our Brief Case feature, written this month by hospitalists from the University of California, San Francisco, and Hôpital St. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP
The study, published in the Nov. 10, 2008 Archives of Internal Medicine, found that 63.5% of almost 800,000 adults discharged from 35 hospitals in 2006 received an antibacterial drug, ... Sincerely,. Janet Colwell. Executive Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Successful comanagement, experts say, involves defining hospitalists' and surgeons' roles from the very start. ... Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
See the story for details. In clinical topics, another inside feature focuses on cellulitis. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief.
You're hearing from me for the first time in a while; now I'd like to hear from you. ... Email us your thoughts and suggestions. Sincerely,. Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
But being people, they tend to have a lot of individual characteristics affecting their care in the hospital. ... acph-201612-concussion-care-conference-coverage A related Test Yourself gathers questions about head injuries from MKSAP 17.
Speaking of coming and going from the hospital, multisite hospitalist program directors are the focus of another story in this issue. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
This month's cover story describes how a number of factors, from the need for new technology to changes in Medicare reimbursement, are creating challenges for small, independent hospitals. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP
Our bonanza of conference coverage starts with a recap from the National Readmission Summit last December, then continues with summaries of sessions from the Society of Critical Care Medicine's Annual ... Write to us anytime. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold.