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The growth in opiate prescribing and associated increases in adverse events has created unique challenges for hospitalists.
What is the clinical impact of implementing a policy to no longer process urine specimens for perioperative screening in patients undergoing...
Risks are reduced when angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers are held before noncardiac surgery
Is withholding angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) or angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) prior to noncardiac surgery associated...
The timing of a last dose of infliximab prior to elective knee or hip replacement surgery does not appear to affect the 30-day risk of serious...
Evidence suggests fondaparinux is more effective than LMWH in prevention of VTE and total DVT in the postoperative setting
Clinical question: How do pentasaccharides compare to other anticoagulants in postoperative venous thromboembolism prevention?
Clinical question: Is DVT prophylaxis necessary with lower leg casting or after knee arthroscopy?
Trauma patients don’t appear to be at an increased risk of long-term opioid use.