AUSTIN, TX – The median length of stay for patients was 2 days, with a median cost of $6,289.50 for each case.
General anesthetics, sedatives, and postoperative analgesics are potent respiratory depressants that relax the upper airway dilator muscles and...
BALTIMORE – A predictive tool to stratify risk and a change in practice showed promise in reducing wound infection rates for gastric bypass...
The more modern co-management model infuses a need for anticipatory and prevention-heavy approach.
A pharmacist advises surgeons to make sure to adjust medications based on preoperative or intraoperative doses to avoid endangering patients by...
SAN DIEGO – Simulations suggest it might not stop colleagues from challenging diagnostic errors.
As health care becomes ever more complex, high-functioning hospital medicine groups are needed to navigate it.
SAN DIEGO – The availability of palliative care for critically ill children varies across institutions
HONOLULU – Covert strokes were linked with a doubled rate of cognitive decline in older patients after noncardiac surgery.
SAN DIEGO – The odds of in-hospital mortality were not significantly different for those with PHTN.