Study shows teaming hospitalists with cardiologists could improve quality of care, outcomes
Recommendations emphasize managing hospitalization and care transitions, using guideline-directed and proven medical therapies, employing evidence...
Research on post-discharge care showed cardiologists more effective than hospitalists in preventing heart failure patient readmissions
Mount Sinai Medical Center expert outlines ACS treatment guidelines, new advances, and performance measures at the seventh annual Mid-Atlantic...
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Listen to Joaquin Cigarroa, MD, of Oregon Health & Science University, discuss the overlap of cardiology and hospital medicine
Dr. Cigarroa is clinical chief of cardiology at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland
For patients with heart failure, adhering to recommended therapies reduces 24-month mortality risk
Risk of rehospitalization low for heart-failure patients who follow-up with their outpatient doctors
Still value in public reporting, transparency, says hospitalist
Anticoagulant's benefits might still outweigh drawbacks, researcher says
A risk measurement model created by the Heart Institute at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah, may one day be a familiar tool to HM...