Wednesday's precourse “Battling Burnout Together: You Are Not Alone”
included an explanation of psychological size, which includes both innate attributes
(e.g., stature, age, race, ethnicity) and acquired attributes (name, title, reputation).
Contraindications to sodium polystyrene sulfonate, alternative treatments for hyperkalemia,
and SGLT2 inhibitors were covered at Wednesday's hospital medicine precourse in a
quick review of issues in inpatient nephrology.
This issue covers deaf patients, nurse staffing, and stethoscope cleaning, among other
hot topics. A Twitter chat on Tuesday, April 23, at 6 p.m. Eastern will focus on this
month's Q&A on bedside rounding.
ACP Hospitalist Weekly wants readers to create captions for our new cartoon and help choose the winner. Pen
the winning caption and win a $50 gift certificate good toward any ACP product, program,
Editor's Note: This issue of ACP Hospitalist Weekly features highlights from Internal Medicine Meeting 2019, held in Philadelphia April
11 to 13.