The annual number of hospitalizations will increase 67% by 2050, and inpatient demand capacity will need to expand by 72%, according to a new analysis.
Hospitals have increased medication safety in the past decade, but further improvement is still necessary, a recent study found.
An analysis of scores to predict symptomatic intracranial hemorrhage risk after thrombolysis found all but one were moderately predictive, with one slightly better than the others.
Many more elderly patients with heart failure have cognitive impairment than their treating cardiologists realize, a recent study found.
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