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Guiding perioperative care for bariatric surgery

Cause-and-effect questions like these pose diagnostic challenges for hospitalists involved in perioperative assessment of bariatric surgery patients. ... While there's no need to rewrite the guidelines for perioperative care in these cases, hospitalists
March 2008

The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is online

The February issue of ACP Hospitalist is online. Featured stories examine the best use of ICU beds, how to teach residents to lead, and perioperative care of cancer patients. ... Caring for cancer patients. Hospitalists working in perioperative settings
February 2013

MKSAP quiz on perioperative care

The following cases and commentary, which focus on perioperative care, are excerpted from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP 16). ... Lungs are clear to auscultation bilaterally. Which of the following is the most appropriate
January 2013

Infective endocarditis risk increased after many types of medical procedures

approaches for reducing health care-associated bacteremia rather than necessarily advocating antibiotic prophylaxis,” they wrote.
June 2018

Caring for cancer patients

service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, who provides perioperative care to surgical patients. ... Some hospitals are moving toward models that incorporate hospitalists as part of the perioperative care team.
February 2013

Earlier hip fracture surgery admission associated with lower in-hospital mortality than later treatment

They added that data on time from injury to hospital arrival were not available and that unobserved variations in care delivery across hospital types and sizes may have influenced both surgery
August 2018

Letter from the Editor

This issue features stories on ICU care, resident training, and perioperative care for cancer patients, among others. ... In other clinical coverage, our feature story looks at the increasing role hospitalists play in perioperative care of cancer patients
February 2013

Risk of mortality may be increased when hip fracture repair wait time exceeds 24 hours

Optimizing care for patients with hip fractures will require development of systems with more efficient preoperative patient evaluation and stabilization, more flexibility of scheduling and surgical workforce capacity, and effective approaches
December 2017

MKSAP quiz on anticoagulation

Administration of aspirin no later than the end of the second day after a stroke is an accepted quality-of-care core metric in primary and comprehensive stroke centers. ... Perioperative aspirin continuation in a patient whose only indication for
October 2016

ACC releases decision pathway for periop anticoagulation in nonvalvular afib

The pathway, based on expert consensus, offers recommendations on whether and how to periprocedurally bridge and the process of restarting anticoagulation after a procedure.
January 2017

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