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It's my message to hospitalists: Get involved, be part of the change, and take advantage of your training and perspective to make a difference in these readmission rates,” said Dr. ... It is our perspective as generalists and as managers of a wide
During the FDA review of RECORD, questions arose about potential bias in identifying cardiovascular events due to the study's open-label design, FDA administrators wrote in a perspective published Sept.
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further analysis, and a perspective on how hospitalists fit into this picture, ACP Hospitalist recently spoke to lead author Marya D.
If the history of anesthesia is the story of trying to manage pain, then it is indeed a long one.
The authors also noted limitations of the study, such as its single-center design and the possibility that staff perspectives on care before IMPACT were influenced by the intervention.
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From a coding perspective, physical quadriplegia and functional quadriplegia are both considered major, significant, complicating or comorbid conditions that contribute substantially to the severity of illness, complexity of care and hospital
Birkmeyer added. “A bigger issue than the redistribution of patients from community to specialty hospitals, from the perspective of society, is how the opening of specialty hospitals is changing the threshold