2015 Update in Hospital Medicine: Module 83R1501-new

Question 1

PubMed - Palatnick W, Jelic T.
Emergency department management of calcium-channel blocker, beta blocker, and digoxin toxicity. Emerg Med Pract. 2014 Feb;16(2):1-19; quiz 19-20. PMID: 24883458.

Question 2

Nephrology > Hypertension > Classification > Secondary Hypertension > Renovascular Hypertension

Question 3

PubMed - Chatterjee S, Chakraborty A, Weinberg I, Kadakia M, Wilensky RL, Sardar P, Kumbhani DJ, Mukherjee D, Jaff MR, Giri J.
Thrombolysis for pulmonary embolism and risk of all-cause mortality, major bleeding, and intracranial hemorrhage: a meta-analysis. JAMA. 2014 Jun 18;311(23):2414-21. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.5990.PubMed PMID: 24938564.

Question 4

Rheumatology > Principles of Therapeutics > Urate Lowering Therapy > Allopurinol

Question 5

PubMed - Waybright RA, Coolidge W, Johnson TJ.
Treatment of clinical aspiration: a reappraisal. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013 Aug 1;70(15):1291-300. doi: 10.2146/ajhp120319. Review. PubMed PMID: 23867486.

Question 6

Cardiovascular Medicine > Arrhythmias > Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter > Long Term Management > Anticoagulation

Question 7

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine > Critical Care Medicine > Respiratory Failure > Ventilatory (Hypercapnic) Respiratory Failure

Question 8

PubMed - Nazerian P, Morello F, Vanni S, Bono A, Castelli M, Forno D, Gigli C, SoardoF, Carbone F, Lupia E, Grifoni S.
Combined use of aortic dissection detection risk score and D-dimer in the diagnostic workup of suspected acute aortic dissection. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Jul 15;175(1):78-82. doi:10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.04.257. Epub 2014 May 2. PubMed PMID: 24838058.

Question 9

PubMed - Linden A.
Assessing regression to the mean effects in health care initiatives. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2013 Sep 28;13:119. doi: 10.1186/1471-2288-13-119. PubMed PMID: 24073634; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3849564.

Question 10

Hematology and Oncology > Bleeding Disorders > Acquired Bleeding Disorders > Acquired Hemophilia

Question 11

Cardiovascular Medicine > Valvular Heart Disease > Prosthetic Valves

Question 12

PubMed - Leuppi JD, Schuetz P, Bingisser R, Bodmer M, Briel M, Drescher T, Duerring U, Henzen C, Leibbrandt Y, Maier S, Miedinger D, Müller B, Scherr A, Schindler C, Stoeckli R, Viatte S, von Garnier C, Tamm M, Rutishauser J.
Short-term vs conventional glucocorticoid therapy in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the REDUCE randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2013 Jun 5;309(21):2223-31. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.5023. PubMed PMID: 23695200.

Question 13

PubMed - Mallidi J, Penumetsa S, Friderici JL, Saab F, Rothberg MB.
The effect of inpatient stress testing on subsequent emergency department visits, readmissions, and costs. J Hosp Med. 2013 Oct;8(10):564-8. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2081. Epub 2013 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 24101540.

Question 14

PubMed - Theisen-Toupal J, Horowitz GL, Breu AC.
Utility, charge, and cost of inpatient and emergency department serum folate testing. J Hosp Med. 2013 Feb;8(2):91-5.doi: 10.1002/jhm.1994. Epub 2012 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 23169580.

Question 15

ACP Smart Medicine
Diverticular Disease > Therapy

Question 16

PubMed - Casaer MP, Van den Berghe G.
Nutrition in the acute phase of critical illness. N Engl J Med. 2014 Mar 27;370:1227-36. PMID: 24670169

Question 17

Endocrinology and Metabolism > Disorders of the Adrenal Glands > Adrenal Incidentaloma

Question 18

PubMed - Wattal C, Goel N.
Infectious disease emergencies in returning travelers: special reference to malaria, dengue fever, and chikungunya. Med Clin North Am. 2012 Nov;96:1225-55. PMID: 23102486

Question 19

ACP Smart Medicine
Urinary Tract Infection > Therapy

Question 20

ACP Smart Medicine
Syncope > Diagnosis

Question 21

PubMed - Verbalis JG, Goldsmith SR, Greenberg A, et al.
Diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of hyponatremia: expert panel recommendations. Am J Med. 2013 Oct;126(10 Suppl 1):S1-42. PMID: 24074529

Question 22

PubMed - Hoen B, Duval X.
Clinical practice. Infective endocarditis. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:1425-33. Erratum in: N Engl J Med. 2013;368:2536. PMID: 23574121

Question 23

Gastroenterology and Hepatology > Disorders of the Large and Small Bowel > Malabsorption > Celiac Disease

Question 24

Gastroenterology and Hepatology > Disorders of the Liver > Alcohol-Induced Liver Disease

Gastroenterology and Hepatology > Disorders of the Liver > Drug- and Toxin-Induced Liver Disease

Question 25

PubMed - Myers KA, Mrkobrada M, Simel DL.
Does this patient have obstructive sleep apnea?: The Rational Clinical Examination systematic review. JAMA. 2013;310:731-41. PMID: 23989984

Question 26

ACP Smart Medicine
Hepatitis C > Diagnosis

Question 27

PubMed - Elliott DJ, Young RS, Brice J, et al.
Effect of hospitalist workload on the quality and efficiency of care. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:786-93. PMID: 24686924

Question 28

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine > Critical Care > Invasive Mechanical Ventilation > Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Question 29

PubMed - Righini M, Van Es J, Den Exter PL, et al.
Age-adjusted D-dimer cutoff levels to rule out pulmonary embolism: the ADJUST-PE study. JAMA. 2014;311:1117-24. Erratum in: JAMA. 2014;311:1694. PMID: 24643601

Question 30

PubMed - Leppin AL, Gionfriddo MR, Kessler M, Brito JP, Mair FS, Gallacher K, Wang Z,Erwin PJ, Sylvester T, Boehmer K, Ting HH, Murad MH, Shippee ND, Montori VM.
Preventing 30-day hospital readmissions: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul;174(7):1095-107. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.1608. Review. PubMed PMID: 24820131; PubMed CentralPMCID: PMC4249925.