Latest Articles 

Delayed ICU Transfer Affects Mortality and Length of Stay

Can an objective measurement of critical illness inform intensive care unit (ICU) transfer timeliness?

IV Fluid Can Save Lives in Hemodynamically Stable Patients with Sepsis

Does increased fluid administration in patients with sepsis with intermediate lactate levels improve outcomes?

Become a Fellow in Hospital Medicine

SHM’s Fellow designation is a prestigious way to differentiate yourself in the rapidly growing profession of hospital medicine

Collaborative Approaches Improve Pediatric Discharges

Clinical Question: Can a collaborative quality improvement project improve the quality and efficiency of pediatric hospital discharges? Background: Transitions of care, including at the time of hospital discharge, are a potential source of risk and can be associated with adverse events including medication errors and preventable readmissions. Some studies have shown that 10–20% of patients… [Read More]