Hospital Medicine

High Variability Found in Mortality from Traumatic Brain Injuries

August 04, 2020

Article

Approximately 5% of the 13,000 TBI patients examined died during the course of the study.

COVID-19 Complications & Searches for a Cure with Dr. David Ho

August 04, 2020

Podcast

World-leading virologist and AIDS researcher David Ho, MD, joins the inaugural podcast episode.

How Voxelotor Benefits the Blood Shortage

August 02, 2020

Video

The pandemic has burdened blood drives nationally. A new sickle cell drug keeps patients from needing as many transfusions.

Mixed Results in Ongoing Brolucizumab Study for nAMD

July 27, 2020

Article

A large proportion of nAMD patients treated with anti-VEGF therapies continue to have active disease and fluid.

Accelerated Renal-Replacement Therapy Not Beneficial for Severe Kidney Injuries

July 24, 2020

Article

More than 40% of critically ill patients died within 90 days regardless of timing of renal-replacement therapy.

Care Fragmentation After Surgery Increases Mortality Risk

July 22, 2020

Article

Patients face higher mortality risk if they are readmitted to a different hospital following emergency general surgery.

Jeremy Orr, MD, MPH: Lack of Routine Care During COVID-19

July 19, 2020

Video

AI can help make up for missed appointments and screening.

Likelihood of Enanthem Among COVID-19 Patients with Skin Rash

July 16, 2020

Article

Of the 21 patients included in the study with COVID-19 and skin rash, 29% had enanthem.

New Report Highlights National COVID-19 Patient Characteristics

July 15, 2020

Article

Chronic kidney disease and kidney failure represent the most common comorbidities for patients hospitalized with COVID-19 infections.

Concierge Medicine and Cardiac Care During COVID-19

July 15, 2020

Video

What does personalized outpatient care look like for a cardiology institute during the pandemic?

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