Volume 1 Issue 4. October-December 2017 Contents

Recent Submissions

  • Conference calendar 

    Chela, Harleen (2017-10)
  • Introducing the journal's quality/safety section 

    Hahn-Cover, Kristin; Jones, Catherine (2017-10)
    With this issue, we are launching a Quality/ Safety Section to focus on quality improvement, patient safety topics and methods important to Hospitalists.
  • Table of contents 

    American Journal of Hospital Medicine. Table of Contents. Volume 1 Issue 4. October-December 2017.
  • Ask a pathologist 

    Opsahl, Madeleine; Coberly, Jared (2017-10)
    Question: I ordered serologic testing for Lyme disease for one of my patients and I’m not sure how to interpret the results of the Western blot. The blot shows a few dark bands, but the report indicates it is not sufficient ...
  • Infectious diarrhea guideline update 

    Rojas-Moreno, Christian (2017-10)
    Key recommendations from the 2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Infectious Diarrhea
  • Special announcement 

  • Sacubitril/valsartan use for the hospitalist 

    Padkins, Mitchell; Hart, James; Littrell, Rachel (2017-10)
    The mainstays of therapy for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) have traditionally been angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) or angiotensin receptor blockers (ARB), beta-blockers, aldosterone ...