Jonathan Pell, MD
Guidelines for VTE Prophylaxis in Medical Patient Populations, Including Stroke
February 29, 2012
Observational studies suggest that 50% of patients who develop a VTE in the hospital will do so despite appropriate prophylaxis.
In the Literature
August 2, 2010
Physician reviews of HM-related research, including risk factors for iatrogenic pneumothorax, residency acceptance and use of pharmaceutical industry funding, and early cholecystectomy outcomes for gallstone pancreatitis.
Do feeding tubes improve outcomes in patients with dementia?
December 2, 2007
Case A 68-year-old cachectic female with a history of Alzheimer’s dementia presents with a slowly progressive decline in functional status.