POCUS suggested in addition to standard diagnostic pathway for patients with acute dyspnea in ED, inpatient setting when diagnosis is uncertain
The patient developed a generalized maculopapular rash approximately 3 hours after receiving warfarin.
Remote PAP-guided management better reduced PAP, hospitalizations, and mortality among patients with NYHA Class III HF.
At the 2021 International Stroke Conference, study researchers presented their findings regarding racial disparities in mortality due to pregnancy associated stroke.
Two-thirds of maternal and neonatal HCWs report symptoms of burnout, and almost three-quarters feel that burnout has increased amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Patient-directed prone positioning is not feasible in spontaneously breathing, nonintubated patients hospitalized with COVID-19.
Although the mortality of patients with high-risk pulmonary embolism has decreased over time, the decrease cannot be attributed to improved treatments for pulmonary embolism.
Nearly 80% of patients in a recent study had very low serum zinc values, which raises concern for the advanced CKD population at large, according to investigators.
“It has been over a year of constant trauma. It has been over a year of not sleeping.” How are healthcare workers managing their mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Excess Black infant mortality gap is halved when Black newborns are cared for by a physician of the same race vs a White physician.
The authors emphasize that sepsis treatment should be guided by the connection between the microbiota and sepsis outcomes.
The FDA is warning against reliance on pulse oximeters for COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment due to evidence of risk for inaccuracy.
Researchers assessed whether there was geographic variation in racial disparity in influenza and pneumonia.
Study authors reviewed current evidence on air contamination with SARS-CoV-2 in hospital settings, and the factors associated with contamination.
From 1998 to 2018, there was an increase in hospital admissions for food-induced anaphylaxis in the United Kingdom.
Prophylactic anticoagulation is associated with reduced risk of 30-day mortality among patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19.
Implementation of statewide mask mandates is associated with a reduction in COVID-19-associated hospitalization growth rates.
For mechanically ventilated adults with sepsis, outcomes do not differ significantly for those receiving dexmedetomidine or propofol.
An NP-led effort to reduce all-cause readmissions for patients with HF emphasizes patient engagement and goal setting for self-care.
Compared with similarly aged adults, pregnant women have significantly higher COVID-19 hospitalization and case fatality rates.