December 2020

Performance of Pediatric Readmission Measures

Pediatric Readmissions and the Quality of Hospital-to-Home Transitions

Leadership & Professional Development: Harness Hassles to Maximize Meaning

Trends in Use of Postdischarge Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy for Children

Deimplementation of Established Medical Practice Without Intervention: Does It Actually Happen?

Costs and Reimbursements for Mental Health Hospitalizations at Children’s Hospitals

Safety Assessment of a Noninvasive Respiratory Protocol for Adults With COVID-19

Things We Do for No Reason™: Routine Coverage of Anaerobes in Aspiration Pneumonia

November 2020

Establishing an Orthopedic Excess Hospital Days in Acute Care Program

Routinely Prescribing Transfusion Premedication To Prevent Acute Transfusion Reactions

Fighting Reputational Inertia

Trends in COVID-19 Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates

#ConsentObtained – Patient Privacy in the Age of Social Media

Masks, Seat Belts, and the Politicization of Public Health

Effect of Parental Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resilience on a Child’s Healthcare Reutilization

Association Between Bronchiolitis Patient Volume and Continuous Pulse Oximetry Monitoring in 25 Hospitals

Comparing Two Proximal Measures of Unrecognized Clinical Deterioration in Children

October 2020

Breaking the Silence as a Bystander

Assessing Individual Hospitalist Performance: Domains and Attribution

Improving Identification of Patients at Low Risk for Major Cardiac Events Using Intraoperative Data

Relationship of Hospital Star Ratings to Race, Education, and Community Income

Hospital Star Ratings and Socio-Demographics: A Scoring System in Need of Revision

Effects of Care Team Roles on Situation Awareness in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

September 2020

Promoting Gender Equity at the Journal of Hospital Medicine

Things We Do for No Reason™: Obtaining an Abdominal X-ray to Assess for Constipation in Children

Things We Do for No Reason™: Routine Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Testing in the Hospital

Discharge Before Return to Respiratory Baseline in Children with Neurologic Impairment

A Qualitative Study of Increased Pediatric Reutilization After a Postdischarge Home Nurse Visit

When Grief and Crises Intersect: Perspectives of a Black Physician in the Time of Two Pandemics

Is It Time to Revisit Pediatric Postdischarge Home Visits for Readmissions Reduction?

Leadership & Professional Development: Having a Backup Plan

Ultrabrief Screens for Detecting Delirium in Postoperative Cognitively Intact Older Adults

August 2020

Hospital Ward Adaptation During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A National Survey of Academic Medical Centers

Leadership & Professional Development: Dis-Missed: Cultural and Gender Barriers to Graceful Self-Promotion

Strategies of Female Teaching Attending Physicians to Navigate Gender-Based Challenges: An Exploratory Qualitative Study

Collateral Damage: How COVID-19 Is Adversely Impacting Women Physicians

Effect of Systemic Glucocorticoids on Mortality or Mechanical Ventilation in Patients With COVID-19

Things We Do for No Reason™: Card Flipping Rounds

Evaluation of the Order SMARTT: An Initiative to Reduce Phlebotomy and Improve Sleep-Friendly Labs on General Medicine Services

Surgical Comanagement for Hip Fracture: Time for a Randomized Trial

July 2020

Antibiotics for Aspiration Pneumonia in Neurologically Impaired Children

Trends in Intravenous Magnesium Use and Outcomes for Status Asthmaticus in Children’s Hospitals from 2010 to 2017

Leadership & Professional Development: Engaging Patients as Stakeholders

The Future of Pediatric Hospital Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities

Compassionate Communication Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Trust in Public Health Is Essential Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Communicating Effectively With Hospitalized Patients and Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

June 2020

Choosing Wisely in the COVID-19 Era: Preventing Harm to Healthcare Workers

Leadership & Professional Development: Authentic Impact: Grow Your Influence by Building Your Brand

Intensive Care Unit Utilization After Adoption of a Ward-Based High-Flow Nasal Cannula Protocol

Melatonin Increasingly Used in Hospitalized Patients

Setting an Agenda for Hospital Medicine Research: Making Sure the Right People Are at the Table

April/May 2020

All Hands on Deck: Learning to “Un-specialize” in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Finding the Value in Personal Protective Equipment for Hospitalized Patients During a Pandemic and Beyond

Education in a Crisis: The Opportunity of Our Lives

Children’s Hospitals Caring for Adults During a Pandemic: Pragmatic Considerations and Approaches

March 2020

MISSION Possible, but Incomplete: Pairing Better Access with Better Transitions in Veteran Care

Portable Ultrasound Device Usage and Learning Outcomes Among Internal Medicine Trainees: A Parallel-Group Randomized Trial

Fulfilling the Potential of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Hospital Medicine

Leadership & Professional Development: Cultivating Habits for the Hospitalist

The Association between Limited English Proficiency and Sepsis Mortality

February 2020

Things We Do For No Reason: Routine Blood Culture Acquisition for Children Hospitalized with Community-Acquired Pneumonia

Turning Your Passion into Action: Becoming a Physician Advocate

Impact of the Choosing Wisely® Campaign Recommendations for Hospitalized Children on Clinical Practice: Trends from 2008 to 2017

Leadership & Professional Development: A Letter to the Future Teaching Physician


When Horses and Zebras Coexist: Achieving Diagnostic Excellence in the Age of High-Value Care

January 2020

Cognitive Biases Influence Decision-Making Regarding Postacute Care in a Skilled Nursing Facility

Improving the Transition of Intravenous to Enteral Antibiotics in Pediatric Patients with Pneumonia or Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Leadership & Professional Development: Make the Most of Your Oranges

Quantifying the Risks of Hospitalization—Is It Really as Safe as We Believe?

Worry Loves Company, but Unnecessary Consultations May Harm the Patients We Comanage