Volume 1 Issue 2. April-June 2017 Contents

Recent Submissions

  • Volunteerism among hospitalists and non-hospitalists at academic and community medical centers in North Carolina 

    Gilchrist, Michael J.; Hobbs, Richard; Liles, E. Allen (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Volunteerism is common in the United States, though less is known about volunteerism among medical professionals. We aimed to record and compare volunteer activities among hospitalists and non-hospitalists in academic and ...
  • Is it time for physician assistant (PA)/nurse practitioner (NP) hospital medicine residency training? 

    Naqvi, S. Hasan (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    The roles of non-physician providers, such as physician assistants (PA) and nurse practitioners (NP), are constantly evolving in the United States healthcare system. They are a vital part of many inpatient multi-disciplinary ...
  • Imaging modalities in acute ischemic stroke 

    Bhatia, Kunal; Newey, Christopher R.; Karthikeyan, Naresh; Nattanmai, Premkumar (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    As “time is brain”, acute ischemic stroke is considered a medical emergency. With the introduction of thrombolytic therapy and availability of modern neuroimaging modalities, timely diagnosis of an ischemic lesion, exclusion ...
  • A case of rapid-onset daptomycin-induced neutropenia 

    Lancaster, Jason W.; Vaudo, Christine E.; Singh, Satinder P. (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri,, 2017)
    [Case]: A 75-year old Caucasian female (height, 154.2 cm, weight, 49.9 kg) was transferred to a tertiary academic medical center from a rehabilitation facility for the management of new onset, foul smelling, non-draining, ...
  • Conference calendar 

    Chela, Harleen [compiler] (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Calendar of medicine conferences.
  • Clostridium difficile infection : considerations for hospitalists 

    Hahn-Cover, Kristin (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    As hospitalists, we often care for patients who either present with diarrhea or develop diarrhea during their hospital visit. We have learned to think of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) early. In the United States, ...
  • Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome : when the environment and mutations affect organ systems. A case report with review of literature 

    Abu Ghanimeh, Mouhanna; Abughanimeh, Omar; Qasrawi, Ayman; Qasem, Abdulraheem (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) is a rare thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA) with a genetic predisposition. Like other TMAs, it presents clinically with thrombocytopenia and microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, which ...
  • Ask a pathologist 

    Scheitler, Kristen; Coberly, Emily (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Question and answer regarding a patient who became acutely thrombocytopenic.
  • ID Corner 

    Rojas Moreno, Christian (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
  • American journal of hospital medicine, Volume 1, Issue 2 (2017 April-June 2017): Table of contents 

    (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017-04)
    Table of contents for Volume 1, Issue 2, April-June 2017 of the American journal of hospital medicine.
  • ECG dilemma 

    Balla, Sudarshan (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)