Background: Frailty, history of dementia (HoD), and acute confusional states (ACS) are common in older patients admitted to hospital. Objective:...
With a majority of patients relying on physician ratings, hospitalists might consider countermeasures.
Uncertainty is the new normal – still, experts say hospitalists are primed to help shape American health care.
Nonischemic cardiomyopathy does not benefit from prophylactic ICDsClinical question: Do prophylactic implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs...
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Hospitalists touch the lives of patients and shape health systems’ practices and health policy on a national and international scale according to...
Provisions in the Affordable Care Act encourage hospitals to work with their communities to improve population health.
Alternative payment models reward post-acute-care value over in-hospital savings
Between 700,000 and 1 million people fall each year in U.S. hospitals, and about a third of those result in injuries that add an additional 6.3...