Essentials of Hospital Medicine: A Practical Guide for Clinicians

Essentials of Hospital Medicine: A Practical Guide for Clinicians

by Andrew Dunn
     
 

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Hospital Medicine is the fasting growing field of Medicine, and the importance of hospitalists in the delivery of care and success of hospitals continues to increase. The practice of hospital medicine is both rewarding and challenging: hospitalists need to provide high-quality care using the best available evidence in an efficient, cost-effective manner. In

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Hospital Medicine is the fasting growing field of Medicine, and the importance of hospitalists in the delivery of care and success of hospitals continues to increase. The practice of hospital medicine is both rewarding and challenging: hospitalists need to provide high-quality care using the best available evidence in an efficient, cost-effective manner. In recognition of the need for rapid access to essential information, this text provides a concise yet comprehensive source for busy clinicians. Essentials of Hospital Medicine provides detailed reviews of all clinical topics in inpatient medicine, including common diagnoses, hospital-acquired conditions, medical consultation, and palliative care, as well as key non-clinical topics, such as quality improvement tools, approach to medical errors, the business of medicine, and teaching tips. It is the single source needed for hospitalists striving to deliver outstanding care and provide value to their patients and hospitals.

Contents:
  • Hospitalists as Leaders
  • Key Clinical Pearls
  • Patient Safety and Hospital Quality
  • Business of Hospital Medicine
  • Hospitalist as Educator
  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonary
  • Critical Care
  • Renal
  • GI/Liver
  • Endocrine
  • Infectious Disease
  • Hematology
  • Rheumatology
  • Oncology for the Hospitalist
  • Transplant Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatric Illness
  • Preventing Hospital Complications
  • Consultation and Peri-Operative Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Palliative Care
  • Global Health

Readership: Students, professional, hospitalists attendings in medicine, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, internal medicine residents.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789814449595
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/14/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1204
File size:
13 MB
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