Recent Submissions

  • Post coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery thyroid storm : a near miss 

    Dhillon, Amrita; Manocha, Divey; Kahlon, Arundeep; Izquierdo, Roberto; Bansal, Nidhi (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Altered mental status (AMS) is a challenging symptom, commonly encountered in the acute inpatient setting. The underlying etiology could be metabolic, infectious, toxic, cardiac, neurological or trauma. We present a ...
  • New antimicrobials 

    Roland, Will (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Since 2010 the new antimicrobials introduced have activity against resistant Gram negative bacteria, long half-lives against Gram positive bacteria, better activity against Clostridium difficile, and safer antifungal ...
  • Missouri hospitalist : nine years on 

    Folzenlogen, Robert (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Observations in the history of Missouri Hospitalist journal by its creator and editor.
  • Radiological modalities in the diagnosis and screening of liver cirrhosis and its complications 

    Dehbozorgi, Arshan; Kumar, Pragati (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Liver cirrhosis is the pathologic outcome of many chronic liver diseases, in which repeated injury to the liver results in fibrosis, scarring, and ultimately functional impairment.
  • ID corner 

    Rojas Moreno, Christian (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    Should an interferon-gamma release assay (IGRA) or a tuberculin skin test (TST) be performed in individuals in whom it has been decided that testing for latent tuberculosis is warranted?
  • Conference calendar 

    (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    A list of eight 2017 hospital medicine conferences.
  • Ask a pathologist 

    Ringling, Rebecca; Coberly, Emily (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017)
    This article answers the question: My patient carries a diagnosis of chronic anemia and has been treated for irondeficiency in the past with minimal to no improvement. How can I differentiate between iron-deficiency anemia ...
  • Contents page 

    (Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri, 2017-01)
    Contents of American journal of hospital medicine, Volume 1, Issue 1, January-March 2017.