Pre-Operative Beta Blockers May Benefit Some Cardiac Patients
April 30, 2014
Studies indicate beta blockers can lower post-operative risk of mortality, major cardiac events
Hospitalist Reviews on Pre-Operative Beta Blockers, Therapeutic Hypothermia after Cardiac Arrest, Colloids vs. Crystalloids for Hypovolemic Shock
April 1, 2014
Also reviewed this month: inpatient boarding, triple-rule-out imaging for coronaries, edoxaban compared with warfarin for atrial fibrillation
How Should Common Symptoms at the End of Life be Managed?
May 2, 2013
Pain, nausea, dyspnea, and secretions are common end-of-life symptoms that hospitalists should be competent in treating
How Should Physicians Assess and Manage Pressure Ulcers in the Hospitalized Patient?
February 25, 2013
Assessments of pressure ulcer stage, wound infection, and risk factors guide targeted therapeutic interventions that facilitate wound healing and prevent new pressure ulcer formation
In the Literature
October 1, 2008
The latest research you need to know
A Case of Palpebral Purpura and Trouble Swallowing
June 1, 2006
A48-year-old female was admitted to the hospital with atrial fibrillation.