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  • ID corner : catheter-related urinary tract infections 

    Salzer, William (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-02)
    When should you culture or treat urine culture results from Foley catheters?
  • National Patient Safety Awareness Week : March 7-13, 2010 

    (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-02)
    National Patient Safety Awareness Week will be March 7-13 this year. Many such “awareness weeks” come and go with barely more than a sign in the elevator to recognize their existence. Take a few moments this next month to ...
  • From the journals 

    Moylan, Kyle (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri,, 2010-02)
    Author present analyses of four recent articles.
  • Case of the month 

    Prakash, Sumi; Shekhar, Rahul; Steinmann, William (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-02)
    Description and diagnosis of 67 year-old Caucasian male patient admitted to the ER.
  • Primum non nocere 

    Dyer, Carla (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-02)
    As a follow up to the "To Err is Human Report," in 2001, the Institute of Medicine described six overall “aims for improvement” in healthcare: care that is patient centered, efficient, timely, equitable, effective and safe. ...
  • Table of contents 

    Missouri Hospitalist Society (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-02)
    Missouri hospitalist, Issue 26, February 25, 2010 : contents page
  • Missouri hospitalist calendar 

    Missouri Hospitalist Society (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-01)
    Calendar of upcoming events.
  • From the journals 

    Lancy, Robert (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-01)
    Summaries of five recent articles.
  • ID corner : diagnosis and treatment of intra-abdominal infections 

    Salzer, William (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-01)
    The IDSA has recently updated its guidelines for the management of complicated intra-abdominal infections.
  • Case of the month 

    Buddineni, Jaya (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-01)
    This is a case of partially-treated, community acquired pneumonia (CAP), presenting with severe complications of parapneumonic effusion, empyema, hemolytic anemia and pancytopenia. Common pathogens of CAP that may present ...
  • Real warfarin resistance or medication noncompliance? 

    Devkota, Bishnu; Sharma, Ajay (Division of General IM University of Missouri Columbia, Missouri, 2010-01)
    The word noncompliance comes too many times in the physicians’ notes, particularly when the out-come is not in sync with the standard of care these days. True, many times, for various reasons, patients are noncompliant ...
  • Reasons for low pandemic H1N1 2009 vaccine acceptance within a college sample 

    Ravert, Russell D.; Fu, Linda Y.; Zimet, Gregory D. (2012)
    This study examined health beliefs associated with novel influenza A (H1N1) immunization among US college undergraduates during the 2009-2010 pandemic. Undergraduates (ages 18–24 years) from a large Midwestern University ...
  • Research in brief : using mobile phones to collect daily experience data from college undergraduates 

    Ravert, Russell D.; Calix, Shaun I.; Sullivan, Michael J. (2010)
    This research brief describes our recent efforts collecting daily experience data from college undergraduates at a large midwestern U.S. university through mobile phone text messaging. By daily experience data, we mean ...
  • The Association between sensation seeking and well-being among college-attending emerging adults 

    Ravert, Russell D.; Schwartz, Seth J.; Zamboanga, Byron L.; Donnellan, M. Brent; Kim, Su Yeong; Weisskirch, Robert S.; Ham, Lindsay S.; Bersamin, Melina (2013)
    Sensation seeking is a known risk factor for unsafe and reckless behavior among college students, but its association with well-being is unknown. Given that exploration plays an important psychosocial role during the ...
  • Vet Med Update, 2017 September 

    University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine (University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2017-09)
  • What is the most effective treatment for scabies? 

    Campbell, Jonathon J.; Paulson, Christopher P.; Nashelsky, Joan; Guthmann, Rick (Family Physicians Inquiries Network (FPIN), 2017-08)
    Q: What is the most effective treatment for scabies? Evidence-based answer: Topical permethrin is the most effective treatment for classic scabies (strength of recommendation [SOR]: A, meta-analyses with consistent results). ...
  • SSRIs for depression/heart failure patients? Not so fast 

    Ricco, Jason; Benson, Janice; Prasad, Shailendra (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2017-09)
    This study should put to rest the practice of starting SSRIs in depressed patients with heart failure in an attempt to affect CVD outcomes. PRACTICE CHANGER: Do not prescribe selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors to ...
  • Direct oral anticoagulants or warfarin for A fib? 

    Lyon, Corey; Reed, Alex; Prasad, Shailendra (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2017-08)
    A recent study evaluated the effectiveness of 3 direct oral anticoagulants and warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation. So which agents came out on top? PRACTICE CHANGER: Use direct oral anticoagulants instead of ...