As health care becomes ever more complex, high-functioning hospital medicine groups are needed to navigate it.
HONOLULU – Covert strokes were linked with a doubled rate of cognitive decline in older patients after noncardiac surgery.
SAN DIEGO – The odds of in-hospital mortality were not significantly different for those with PHTN.
Seven complex clinical risk stratification models did not do as well.
The implementation of an ultrarestrictive opioid prescribing protocol after gynecologic surgery was associated with significant declines in opioid...
The study findings have troubling implications for opioid abuse among surgical patients.
BOSTON – Change perioperative routines.
The latest guideline revision aims to establish a foundation for “gold-standard” palliative care.
Collaborating in surgical comanagement improves the satisfaction of the hospitalists and surgeons involved.
BOSTON – Missed doses of enoxaparin correlate with increased incidence of deep vein thrombosis.