Conference coverage in the December ACP Hospitalist addressed acute-on-chronic liver failure and inpatient constipation. ... The December ACP Hospitalist featured coverage from Southern Hospital Medicine 2018 and the American College of
The retrospective cohort study included adult patients from three medical centers who had Enterobacteriaceae bacteremia treated with in vitro active therapy between 2008 and 2014. ... All articles from the October 27, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
This effect was also observed in subgroup analyses by age, sex, comorbid conditions, bleeding from esophageal varices, and cirrhosis severity. ... All articles from the September 28, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Researchers analyzed administrative data from 2008 to 2012 among Medicare recipients with a discharge diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, or pneumonia at 327 California hospitals. ... All articles from the July 27, 2018, ACP
Most of the outcomes studied were heterogeneous, and this prevented researchers from doing a meta-analysis. ... All articles from the May 26, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
All articles from the February 24, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Antibiotic stewardship programs reduce incidence of C. difficile, multidrug-resistant infections, review finds
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All articles from the June 22, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Facility-level antibiotic use and transfers of infected patients from acute care are drivers of Clostridium difficile infection in long-term care facilities, a study found. ... All articles from the June 23, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.