Aziz Ansari, DO, FHM
Battling biases with the 5 Rs of cultural humility
April 25, 2017
The Cultural Humility Work Group set out to develop a simple, universal framework to provide a foundation for strengthening communication skills and raising awareness of cultural humility.
ITL: Physician Reviews of HM-Relevant Research
April 26, 2012
Online calculator helps prevent post-op respiratory failure; new drug for long-term treatment of PE; benefits of triple therapy for COPD; knee-length compression stockings as good as thigh-length for PTS; video monitoring improves hand hygiene; asymptomatic bacteriuria often misdiagnosed as UTI; CT accurate for lower GI bleeding diagnosis; switch from albuterol to lavalbuterol to reduce tachycardia not recommended.
What Are Common Causes of Glomerular Disease in Adults?
March 31, 2012
Podocyte cells, which make up the surface of the glomerulus, are pink in a 650x-magnification SEM. Glomerluar diseases can result from an acute illness, such as an upper respiratory infection, or chronic disease states, such as HIV. The Case A 52-year-old man presents with abdominal pain.
In the Literature: Research You Need to Know
April 13, 2011
Hospital-acquired C. diff infection associated with higher in-hospital mortality
In the Literature: HM-Related Research You Need to Know
April 1, 2011
Physician reviews of HM-related literature, including LOS in geriatric patients, outcomes of transcatheter aortic-valve implantation, renal ultrasound predictor for acute kidney injury, and romiplostim use in immune thrombocytopenia