administrators' attitudes about making mistakes, and the level of autonomy on the job. ... Share your thoughts with us anytime. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor-in-Chief, ACP Hospitalist.
At no time does the responsibility of being a hospitalist become clearer than during a resuscitation effort. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.
In conference coverage, our report from the Diagnostic Error in Medicine 6th International Symposium discusses actions hospitalists can take right now to reduce diagnostic errors in their individual practice, on their ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold.
The benefits of such care include, of course, gains in patient satisfaction, but research also suggests it can reduce readmissions. ... We're always happy to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor.
Delirium prevention is getting serious attention. Earlier this year, the Society of Critical Care Medicine released guidelines on managing delirium in the ICU and emphasized ways to stop the condition from ... We're always happy to hear from you.
Our cover story provides an overview of the types of patients most inclined to develop pressure ulcers, how to prevent pressure ulcers when possible, how to distinguish ulcers from similar-looking ... We're always happy to hear from you. Sincerely,.
Poor hygiene, sloppy charting, missed appointments.and perhaps a telltale smell on the breath. ... We're always glad to hear from you. Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor.
Our inaugural column highlights cases at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut and is written by Christopher Sankey, MD, ACP Member, the physician editor of The Brief Case column. ... Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield outlines the questions to ask
Associate Editor Stacey Butterfield spent a chunk of time last fall attending conferences, as you'll see from her coverage, which starts with a helpful overview of how to treat hypertension ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold. Editor, ACP Hospitalist.
Welcome to our conference coverage issue! The pages that follow offer highlights from two important meetings that occurred in April: Internal Medicine 2012 and Hospital Medicine 2012. ... Sincerely,. Jessica Berthold Editor. ACP Hospitalist.