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.
of cases from Saint Agnes Hospital in Baltimore and an individual case from Creighton University and St. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Successful comanagement, experts say, involves defining hospitalists' and surgeons' roles from the very start. ... Jennifer Kearney-Strouse. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
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.
See how it was done in that city, and what other communities are doing along the same lines. ... Tell us about it. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
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.
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.
Write to us anytime. Finally, it is with many mixed emotions that I announce I have accepted a job in another state, and this will be my last issue as ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
And it's important to introduce these concepts at the beginning, with doctors-in-training. ... Sincerely,. Stacey Butterfield. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
Hospitalists endeavor to give all patients the attention they deserve, but their busy schedules sometimes preclude doctors from spending quality time at the bedside. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.