Three unique approaches offer additional layers of patient support, reduce readmissions and costs
Drotrecogin alfa (activated) does not decrease mortality in patients with septic shock
Healthcare system needs to address hot-button issue, researcher says
Pass the "coaching baton" across care settings, care transition program co-chair says
Hospitalists can use the delay to better prepare for new system
Some respondents unclear when extended VTE prevention is appropriate after discharge
Study says better antibiotics, quicker discharge may better benefit patients
Carolyn Clancy, MD, urges hospitalists to "embrace the challenge"
Adverse-drug-event prevention is a “team game,” says researcher
Azithromycin associated with a small absolute increase in cardiovascular deaths
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