Recent Submissions

  • Acute chest syndrome : a narrative review to guide inpatient management 

    Wang, Kevin; Das-Ireland, Monisha (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2022-10)
    Introduction: Acute Chest Syndrome (ACS) is a leading complication of sickle cell disease (SCD) with significant morbidity and mortality. The current practice guidelines lack sufficient detail on the evidence behind our ...
  • Do no harm : health systems' duty to promote clinician well-being 

    Agarwal, Anish K.; Gallagher, Thea (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2022-06)
    Burnout and mental health disorders plague the health care workforce. Since the pandemic began, there has been an uptick in symptoms of anxiety, depression, and suicidality among health care professionals.1 These threats ...
  • In-hospital mortality rate and predictors of 30-day readmission in patients with iron deficiency anemia and diastolic heart failure : a cross-sectional study 

    Gangu, Karthik; Bobba, Aniesh; Patel, Parth S.; Vellanki, Sruthi; Trikannad, Anup Kumar; Basida, Sanket; Avula, Sindhu; Tripathi, Alok (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2022-07)
    Introduction: There is currently strong evidence of the adverse effects of anemia on the prognosis of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction. Unfortunately, the data on the effects of anemia on a large sample of ...
  • Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return mimics arterial positioning after central line placement for plasmapheresis 

    Griffith, Alex J.; Ray, Victoria; Glazer, Joshua M.; Rose, William N. (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2022-10)
    A 61-year-old male who was status post right single lung transplant complicated by grade three primary graft dysfunction was admitted and mechanically ventilated for hypoxic respiratory failure. Donor specific antibody ...
  • Severe hypothyroidism presenting as cardiac tamponade 

    Pathak, Prutha; Patel, Siddharth; Basu, Ashish; Antony, Mc Anto (University of Missouri, Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, 2022-10)
    Wide-spread availability of thyroid stimulating hormone assays and routine screening have resulted in early diagnosis of hypothyroidism. Affordable thyroid hormone replacement therapy has ensured that the prevalence of ...