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Abstract Number: 944

TWO TO FOUR ASPIRINS A DAY KEEP THE SURGEON AWAY: PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF ASPIRIN-EXACERBATED RESPIRATORY DISEASE

Case Presentation: A 64-year old female with aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD) with severe persistent asthma who had previously undergone aspirin desensitization now taking aspirin 650mg in the morning and 325mg at bedtime presented for total [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:40:37+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on TWO TO FOUR ASPIRINS A DAY KEEP THE SURGEON AWAY: PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF ASPIRIN-EXACERBATED RESPIRATORY DISEASE

Abstract Number: 182

EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF PERI-OPERATIVE BRIDGING ANTICOAGULATION IN PATIENTS WITH ATRIAL FIBRILLATION UNDERGOING ELECTIVE SURGICAL PROCEDURE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS.

Background: Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a very common condition which usually requires anticoagulation (AC). There are very clear indications of when to initiate AC but recommendations regarding bridging during elective surgery are not very clear. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:07+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF PERI-OPERATIVE BRIDGING ANTICOAGULATION IN PATIENTS WITH ATRIAL FIBRILLATION UNDERGOING ELECTIVE SURGICAL PROCEDURE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS.

Abstract Number: 181

EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF APIXABAN IN COMPARISON WITH WARFARIN FOR STROKE PREVENTION IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS.

Background: Atrial fibrillation leads to increased risk of systemic embolism (SE) and stroke. To decrease the occurrence of stroke/SE, anticoagulation is routinely prescribed. Recently, non-vitamin K anticoagulants like apixaban and rivaroxaban have become more popular [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF APIXABAN IN COMPARISON WITH WARFARIN FOR STROKE PREVENTION IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS.

HM2017 Abstract Number: 540

THERE’S MORE TO FACTOR IN WITH A SPONTANEOUS BLEED IN THE ELDERLY: ACQUIRED HEMOPHILIA A

Case Presentation: A 94-year-old Female with chronic kidney disease (stage 4), recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs), and hypertension presented with a 3 day history of worsening general weakness, left thigh soreness, and a left thigh [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:22:53+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on THERE’S MORE TO FACTOR IN WITH A SPONTANEOUS BLEED IN THE ELDERLY: ACQUIRED HEMOPHILIA A

HM2016 Abstract Number: 487

Blood, Immunosuppressive Agents, and Coagulation Factors – Oh, My!

Case Presentation: 59 year old female presented to the emergency department complaining of two weeks of atraumatic, painful bruising to her lower extremities, right shoulder, and lower back. She was unable to bear weight on [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on Blood, Immunosuppressive Agents, and Coagulation Factors – Oh, My!

HM2016 Abstract Number: 746

A Rare Cause of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Young Adult

Case Presentation: An 18-year-old female was admitted with generalized weakness and pallor. She was born with a bluish nodule on her back. Since birth, the patient developed recurrent bluish nodules in the skin, which increased [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on A Rare Cause of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Young Adult

HM2016 Abstract Number: 545

The Heme of Heyde’s Syndrome

Case Presentation: An 80-year-old man with a past medical history of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, coronary artery disease, diabetic chronic kidney disease and heart failure reduced ejection fractionwith two months of intermittent hematochezia. Since onset of [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on The Heme of Heyde’s Syndrome

HM2016 Abstract Number: 187

Assessing Patient Safety Through Blood Transfusions: A Retrospective Application of Poise-2 Trial Outcomes

Background: Worldwide, 200 million adults undergo non-cardiac surgery annually, and completing pre-operative assessments is a major role of today’s hospitalists. In previous years, decisions regarding anti-platelet agents were less evidence-based and often fell to provider [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Perioperative, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Assessing Patient Safety Through Blood Transfusions: A Retrospective Application of Poise-2 Trial Outcomes

HM2016 Abstract Number: 160

Reinitiation of Antithrombotic Therapy After Emergency Procedures or After an Emergent Bleeding Event: Additional Interim Experience from the Re-Verse Ad Trial

Background: Oral anticoagulation is effective for reduction of risk for stroke and systemic embolism in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation, but there may be uncertainty about how to manage anticoagulation in and following an emergency [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Finalist, Patient Safety, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Reinitiation of Antithrombotic Therapy After Emergency Procedures or After an Emergent Bleeding Event: Additional Interim Experience from the Re-Verse Ad Trial

HM2016 Abstract Number: 118

Relationship of Major Bleeding to Pharmacologic Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Medical Patients

Background: Guidelines recommend pharmacologic venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis for high risk hospitalized medical patients that do not have an elevated bleeding risk.  A systematic review of randomized trials estimates the overall bleeding risk with pharmacologic [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Outcomes Research, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Relationship of Major Bleeding to Pharmacologic Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hospitalized Medical Patients