Archive | October, 2011
Acute Physicians: Hospitalists Bounded by Time and Space

Acute Physicians: Hospitalists Bounded by Time and Space

Besides studying patient safety and watching all five seasons of The Wire, my other major goal for my London sabbatical was to understand the way the Brits organize hospital care. Mirroring the U.S. hospitalist movement, a new field—called “acute medicine”— emerged about 15 years ago and became the country’s fastest growing specialty. But there is […]

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