Recent Submissions

  • Impact of an Inpatient Diabetes Consulting Service on Post Discharge Glycemic Control 

    Sharma, Anu; Smith, Emily; Herndon, Justine; Hill, Jennifer; Partlow, Brenda; Probach, Julie; Thurber, Kristina; Smith, Steven (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
    "Diabetes mellitus has been estimated to affect 30 million Americans in 2015 with an increasing prevalence every year 1. In addition, patients with diabetes have up to a 3-fold increased risk of hospitalization 2. The ...
  • A Rash That Cannot Be Missed: Disseminated Herpes Zoster as a Result of Immunomodulation by Adalimumab 

    Patel, Tarang; Karle, Ethan; Nelson, Taylor; Dandachi, Dima (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
    "The patient is a 75-year-old Caucasian male who was admitted in May for management of a penile ulceration and a generalized rash. He has a medical history of Type II Diabetes Mellitus, tobacco abuse, and Rheumatoid Arthritis ...
  • Bone cultures 

    Rojas-Moreno, Christian (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
    "Bone cultures are extremely important in the diagnosis and management of bone infections. The value of bone biopsies lies in obtaining accurate microbiological data and susceptibility profiles. Ideally, these cultures ...
  • ECG Dilemma 

    Oman, Zachary; Abraham, Leni; Horball, Piotr J.; Raffoul, Jad; Helmy, Tarek (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
    "Case: A 31-year-old man with an unremarkable past medical history presented with substernal chest pressure without radiation of two-hours duration. The patient’s vitals remained stable and an ECG was obtained. What is the ...
  • Conference calendar (AJHM, volume 3, issue 3, 2019) 

    Chela, Harleen (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
  • Ask a Pathologist : Why Can't You Just Release the Value and I'll Figure it Out? 

    Coberly, Jared (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2019-07)
    "Question: I ordered a comprehensive metabolic panel. The lab will not release the potassium value because of an interference. I need that result! Why can't they just release the value and let me decide what to do with it? ...