Asthma

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Abstract Number: 240

USE OF THE PROJECT IMPACT DISCHARGE TRANSITION BUNDLE TO REDUCE ASTHMA READMISSIONS: A RETROSPECTIVE MULTIFACTORIAL ANALYSIS

Background: Asthma is the leading chronic disease in children with prevalence approaching 10%. Barriers to follow up care, poor access to medication and lack of disease education pose a threat to patient safety and increase [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:35-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on USE OF THE PROJECT IMPACT DISCHARGE TRANSITION BUNDLE TO REDUCE ASTHMA READMISSIONS: A RETROSPECTIVE MULTIFACTORIAL ANALYSIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 752

YOU’RE GETTING ON MY NERVES: A CASE OF EOSINOPHILIC GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS

Case Presentation: A 27-year-old white male with adult-onset asthma and recurrent pneumonia presented to a rural hospital with a one month history of ascending lower extremity numbness. He also reported fever, fatigue, night sweats, and [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:22-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on YOU’RE GETTING ON MY NERVES: A CASE OF EOSINOPHILIC GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 182

THE USE OF NEBULIZED NORMAL SALINE FOR BRONCHIOLITIS AND ASTHMA: NOT STANDARD OF CARE

Background: Asthma and bronchiolitis are the most common respiratory ailments affecting pediatric patients worldwide. Management guidelines have been developed in an effort to standardize the treatment of these patients. Nowhere in these guidelines (both the [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:15:22-04:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on THE USE OF NEBULIZED NORMAL SALINE FOR BRONCHIOLITIS AND ASTHMA: NOT STANDARD OF CARE

HM2017 Abstract Number: 128

ROLE OF OBESITY IN ASTHMA RELATED HOSPITAL UTILIZATION AND ADMISSION IN AN INNER CITY COHORT

Background: Increased asthma and obesity prevalence are independently associated with health disparities.  This study sought to examine the relationship between these two conditions, particularly within the pediatric population at a major inner city teaching hospital. [...]

By | 2017-04-26T03:25:18-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Pediatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on ROLE OF OBESITY IN ASTHMA RELATED HOSPITAL UTILIZATION AND ADMISSION IN AN INNER CITY COHORT