October 2021

How Organizations Can Build a Successful and Sustainable Social Media Presence

How Organizations Can Build a Successful and Sustainable Social Media Presence

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Discharge Opioid Prescribing From a Hospital Medicine Service

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Discharge Opioid Prescribing From a Hospital Medicine Service

Leadership & Professional Development: New Team? No Problem. Creating Teams From Strangers

Leadership & Professional Development: New Team? No Problem. Creating Teams From Strangers

Tweeting Into the Void: Effective Use of Social Media for Healthcare Professionals

Tweeting Into the Void: Effective Use of Social Media for Healthcare Professionals

Practicing High-Value Pediatric Care During a Pandemic: The Challenges and Opportunities

Practicing High-Value Pediatric Care During a Pandemic: The Challenges and Opportunities

Drawing Down From Crisis: More Lessons From a Soldier

Drawing Down From Crisis: More Lessons From a Soldier

►Black Pain Matters: Prioritizing Antiracism and Equity in the Opioid Epidemic

Black Pain Matters: Prioritizing Antiracism and Equity in the Opioid Epidemic

September 2021

Continuing Cardiopulmonary Symptoms, Disability, and Financial Toxicity 1 Month After Hospitalization for Third-Wave COVID-19: Early Results From a US Nationwide Cohort

Scholarly Productivity and Rank in Academic Hospital Medicine

Leadership & Professional Development: How to Teach When You Don’t Know

Things We Do for No Reason™: Obtaining Urine Testing in Older Adults With Delirium Without Signs or Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection

Point: Routine Daily Physical Exams in Hospitalized Patients Are a Waste of Time

The Limited Academic Footprint of Hospital Medicine: Where Do We Go From Here?

August 2021

Identifying the Sickest During Triage: Using Point-of-Care Severity Scores to Predict Prognosis in Emergency Department Patients With Suspected Sepsis

Identifying the Sickest During Triage: Using Point-of-Care Severity Scores to Predict Prognosis in Emergency Department Patients With Suspected Sepsis

Inpatient Glycemic Control With Sliding Scale Insulin in Noncritical Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: Who Can Slide?

Inpatient Glycemic Control With Sliding Scale Insulin in Noncritical Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: Who Can Slide?

Impact of a Hospitalist-Run Procedure Service on Time to Paracentesis and Length of Stay

Impact of a Hospitalist-Run Procedure Service on Time to Paracentesis and Length of Stay

Leadership & Professional Development: We Are Being Watched

Leadership & Professional Development: We Are Being Watched

Risk of Intestinal Necrosis With Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Risk of Intestinal Necrosis With Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Things We Do for No Reason™: Calculating a “Corrected Calcium” Level

July 2021

Outcomes Following Implementation of a Hospital-Wide, Multicomponent Delirium Care Pathway

Outcomes Following Implementation of a Hospital-Wide, Multicomponent Delirium Care Pathway

Automating Measurement of Trainee Work Hours

Automating Measurement of Trainee Work Hours

Pediatric Conditions Requiring Minimal Intervention or Observation After Interfacility Transfer

Pediatric Conditions Requiring Minimal Intervention or Observation After Interfacility Transfer

Leadership & Professional Development: Cultivating Microcultures of Well-being

Leadership & Professional Development: Cultivating Microcultures of Well-being

Things We Do For No Reason™: Rasburicase for Adult Patients With Tumor Lysis Syndrome

Things We Do For No Reason™: Rasburicase for Adult Patients With Tumor Lysis Syndrome

The Medical Liability Environment: Is It Really Any Worse for Hospitalists?

The Medical Liability Environment: Is It Really Any Worse for Hospitalists?

Measuring Trainee Duty Hours: The Times They Are a-Changin’

Measuring Trainee Duty Hours: The Times They Are a-Changin’

June 2021

Ready to Go Home? Assessment of Shared Mental Models of the Patient and Discharging Team Regarding Readiness for Hospital Discharge

Ready to Go Home? Assessment of Shared Mental Models of the Patient and Discharging Team Regarding Readiness for Hospital Discharge

A Resident-Led Intervention to Increase Initiation of Buprenorphine Maintenance for Hospitalized Patients With Opioid Use Disorder

A Resident-Led Intervention to Increase Initiation of Buprenorphine Maintenance for Hospitalized Patients With Opioid Use Disorder

Gender Differences in the Presentation and Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19

Gender Differences in the Presentation and Outcomes of Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19

Leadership & Professional Development: Specialty Silos in Medicine

Leadership & Professional Development: Specialty Silos in Medicine

Things We Do for No Reason™: NPO After Midnight

Things We Do for No Reason™: NPO After Midnight

Are You Thinking What I’m Thinking? The Case for Shared Mental Models in Hospital Discharges

Discharge by Noon: Toward a Better Understanding of Benefits and Costs

Discharge by Noon: Toward a Better Understanding of Benefits and Costs

May 2021

Nine Seasons of a Bronchiolitis Observation Unit and Home Oxygen Therapy Protocol

Nine Seasons of a Bronchiolitis Observation Unit and Home Oxygen Therapy Protocol

Decreasing Hospital Observation Time for Febrile Infants

Decreasing Hospital Observation Time for Febrile Infants

SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence Among Healthcare Workers by Workplace Exposure Risk in Kashmir, India

SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence Among Healthcare Workers by Workplace Exposure Risk in Kashmir, India

SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence Among Healthcare Workers by Job Function and Work Location in a New York Inner-City Hospital

SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence Among Healthcare Workers by Job Function and Work Location in a New York Inner-City Hospital

Things We Do for No Reason™: Universal Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis in Low-Risk Hospitalized Medical Patients

Things We Do for No Reason™: Universal Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis in Low-Risk Hospitalized Medical Patients

Bronchiolitis: Less Is More, but Different Is Better

Bronchiolitis: Less Is More, but Different Is Better

Predictors of COVID-19 Seropositivity Among Healthcare Workers: An Important Piece of an Incomplete Puzzle

Predictors of COVID-19 Seropositivity Among Healthcare Workers: An Important Piece of an Incomplete Puzzle

Le Petit Prince: Lessons From a Beloved Fable for Our Current Time

Le Petit Prince: Lessons From a Beloved Fable for Our Current Time

April 2021

Variation in COVID-19 Mortality Across 117 US Hospitals in High- and Low-Burden Settings

Variation in COVID-19 Mortality Across 117 US Hospitals in High- and Low-Burden Settings

Healthcare Encounter and Financial Impact of COVID-19 on Children’s Hospitals

Healthcare Encounter and Financial Impact of COVID-19 on Children’s Hospitals

Things We Do for No Reason™: Ova and Parasite Testing in Patients With Acute Diarrhea Arising During Hospitalization

Things We Do for No Reason™: Ova and Parasite Testing in Patients With Acute Diarrhea Arising During Hospitalization

A Rising Tide: No Hospital Is an Island Unto Itself in the Era of COVID-19

A Rising Tide: No Hospital Is an Island Unto Itself in the Era of COVID-19

Preserving Margins to Promote Missions: COVID-19’s Toll on US Children’s Hospitals

Preserving Margins to Promote Missions: COVID-19’s Toll on US Children’s Hospitals

March 2021

Readmissions Following Hospitalization for Infection in Children With or Without Medical Complexity

Readmissions Following Hospitalization for Infection in Children With or Without Medical Complexity

Early and Significant Reduction in C-Reactive Protein Levels After Corticosteroid Therapy Is Associated With Reduced Mortality in Patients With COVID-19

Early and Significant Reduction in C-Reactive Protein Levels After Corticosteroid Therapy Is Associated With Reduced Mortality in Patients With COVID-19

Antibiotic Regimens and Associated Outcomes in Children Hospitalized With Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Antibiotic Regimens and Associated Outcomes in Children Hospitalized With Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Implementing a Telehospitalist Program Between Veterans Health Administration Hospitals: Outcomes, Acceptance, and Barriers to Implementation

Implementing a Telehospitalist Program Between Veterans Health Administration Hospitals: Outcomes, Acceptance, and Barriers to Implementation

Leadership & Professional Development: Lessons Learned From the Other Side of the Stethoscope (and Endotracheal Tube)

Leadership & Professional Development: Lessons Learned From the Other Side of the Stethoscope (and Endotracheal Tube)

Can You Hear Me Now? Telemedicine in Rural America

Can You Hear Me Now? Telemedicine in Rural America

February 2021

Finding Your Bagel

Finding Your Bagel

Opportunities for Stewardship in the Transition From Intravenous to Enteral Antibiotics in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Opportunities for Stewardship in the Transition From Intravenous to Enteral Antibiotics in Hospitalized Pediatric Patients

Gender-Based Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Among Academic Internal Medicine Hospitalists

Gender-Based Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Among Academic Internal Medicine Hospitalists

Trends in COVID-19 Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates

Trends in COVID-19 Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates

Leadership & Professional Development: The Delicate Dance of Yes and No

Leadership & Professional Development: The Delicate Dance of Yes and No

Things We Do for No Reason™: Routine Correction of Elevated INR and Thrombocytopenia Prior to Paracentesis in Patients with Cirrhosis

Things We Do for No Reason™: Routine Correction of Elevated INR and Thrombocytopenia Prior to Paracentesis in Patients with Cirrhosis

Missed Opportunities for Transitioning to Oral Antibiotic Therapy

Missed Opportunities for Transitioning to Oral Antibiotic Therapy

Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination in Hospital Medicine: A Call to Action

Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination in Hospital Medicine: A Call to Action

January 2021

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Non-ICU Hospitalization for COVID-19 in a Nonepicenter, Centrally Monitored Healthcare System

Caring for Noncritically Ill Coronavirus Patients

Care Transitions: A Complex Problem That Requires a Complexity Mindset

Barriers and Facilitators to Guideline-Adherent Pulse Oximetry Use in Bronchiolitis

Gender Distribution in Pediatric Hospital Medicine Leadership

Building a New Framework for Equity: Pediatric Hospital Medicine Must Lead the Way

Leadership & Professional Development: From Seed to Fruit—How to Get Your Academic Project Across the Finish Line

Racial Health Disparities, COVID-19, and a Way Forward for US Health Systems

Opportunities for Improving Population Health in the Post–COVID-19 Era