The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released an infection prevention guide aimed at outpatient facilities.
26 Jul 2011
This column reviews a recall of an oral liquid docusate sodium solution because of contamination and of an international normalized ratio monitoring system because it may provide significantly lower results than another method.
1 Sep 2016
The latest issue of ACP Hospitalist is now online, featuring stories on partial DNRs, antibiotic stewardship and ICU care, plus more.
21 Jun 2011
MKSAP Quiz: follow-up visit for dermatomyositis
7 Dec 2010
Free patient resource on adult vaccines available
17 Aug 2010
Bupropion combined with weight-focused counseling helps women quit
30 Mar 2010
Tylenol recall expanded
22 Jun 2010
Among the recommendations, physicians should obtain a detailed clinical exposure history from all people with diarrhea, including when there is a similar history in other patients, and patients who have fever or bloody diarrhea should be evaluated for enteropathogens that may respond to antimicrobial agents.
24 Oct 2017
Internists are piecing together technology to improve their practice management, but too many pieces are more of a puzzle than a picture. All the new devices ultimately need to lead to better care, the experts urge.
1 Apr 2012
Patients' perceptions of waiting are key to their satisfaction, and therefore return and referral business. Making waiting rooms more like living rooms is one way to increase patient satisfaction and reduce frustration with delays.
1 Feb 2009