We strongly support the family medicine track having a critical care training pathway, and at the same time encourage internal medicine graduates...
High-dose oral iron therapy doesn’t improve exercise capacity in the estimated 50% of patients with symptomatic heart failure who also have iron...
How does the clinical decompensation of a ward patient affect the likelihood of another patient’s decompensation?
Can shock index (SI) in the ED predict the likelihood for hospital admission and inpatient mortality?
WHO is urging governments to focus antibiotic research efforts on a list of urgent bacterial threats, topped by several increasingly powerful...
Is there variation in patient-to-intensivist ratios (PIR) across ICUs, and does that ratio affect hospital mortality?
Use of the procalcitonin assay has been shown to reduce antibiotic utilization without an increase in adverse outcomes.
There is no doubt transparency is important, and patients should be informed when hospitalized as outpatients instead of as inpatients. But the...
Clinical question: How does the clinical decompensation of a ward patient affect the likelihood of another patient’s...
CLINICAL QUESTION: Can shock index (SI) in the ED predict the likelihood for hospital admission and inpatient mortality?