Contents

  • Table of Contents
  • History of the Journal
    • Missouri Hospitalist: Nine Years On / Robert Folzenlogen
  • Review Articles
    • Radiological Modalities in the Diagnosis and Screening of Liver Cirrhosis and its Complications / Arshan Dehbozorgi, Pragati Kumar
    • New Antimicrobials / William Roland
  • Case Reports
    • Post Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery Thyroid Storm: A Near Miss / Amrita Dhillon, Divey Manocha, Arundeep Kahlon, Roberto Izquierdo, Nidhi Bansal
  • Ask a Specialist
    • Ask a Pathologist / Rebecca Ringling, Emily Coberly
  • ID Corner
    • Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis / Christian Rojas
  • Conference Calendar / Harleen Chela

Recent Submissions

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

    Dhillon, Amrita; Manocha, Divey; Kahlon, Arundeep; Izquierdo, Roberto; Bansal, Nidhi (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 

    (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    A list of eight 2017 hospital medicine conferences.
  • Ask a pathologist 

    Ringling, Rebecca; Coberly, Emily (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2017-01)
    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 ...
  • Table of Contents 

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