Hospitalists Effects on Outcomes, Costs, Point-of-Care HIV Testing, and More
Community Teaching Halasyamani L, Valenstein P, Friedlander M. et al. A comparison of two hospitalist models with traditional care in a community...
The Constant and Familiar Face
A look at the critical relationship between nursesand hospitalists—from the nurse’s perspective
An Itchy Neck
A62-year-old male with a history of a cadaveric renal transplant complains of a three-week history of progressive, slightly pruritic lesions on...
Career Satisfaction Toolkit
An interim report from the SHM Career Satisfaction Task Force
Quality Will Be Job One
Hospitalists will have the tools to be change agents
Postdischarge Test Results, Acute Renal Failure, Diagnosing PE
Roy PM, Colombet I, Durieux P, et al. Systemic review and meta-analysis of strategies for the diagnosis of suspected pulmonary embolism. BMJ.2005;...
SHM Establishes Palliative Care Task Force
End-of-life issues a priority as task force sets agenda
To the Marrow
A44-year-old male presented with ecthyma gangrenosum and Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia after a two-year history of fever of unknown origin,...
Where Does Hospital Medicine Begin and End?
Use of observation units is increasing and hospitalists are taking the lead
The Newtonian Hospitalist
The forces of our universe are described and measured by a series of laws and equations known collectively as physics. Though we seem far removed...