Clinical Reasoning

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Abstract Number: 1068

‘CLOSE ENCOUNTER OF THE TICK KIND’: A CASE OF ANAPLASMOSIS MIMICKING SEPTIC SHOCK

Case Presentation: An 87-year-old man with a history of osteoarthritis with recent knee injection presented with malaise, chills, and fever to 102.2°F for three days. He described an abrupt onset of chills and fever at [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:44:34+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ‘CLOSE ENCOUNTER OF THE TICK KIND’: A CASE OF ANAPLASMOSIS MIMICKING SEPTIC SHOCK

Abstract Number: 809

INCOGNITO INVADER: SPONTANEOUS GRAM-NEGATIVE MENINGITIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT COMMUNITY-DWELLING ADULT

Case Presentation: An 84-year-old man from China with a history of remote gastric cancer with prior subtotal gastrectomy, chronic hepatitis B virus infection on antivirals (without cirrhosis, normal liver function tests) was brought to the [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:36:36+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on INCOGNITO INVADER: SPONTANEOUS GRAM-NEGATIVE MENINGITIS IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT COMMUNITY-DWELLING ADULT

Abstract Number: 649

THE FALLACY OF “TB RULE-OUT”: NEGATIVE AFB SMEAR/CULTURE AND BAYESIAN REASONING ERROR

Case Presentation: A 83-year-old woman of Chinese origin with remote history of breast cancer and pulmonary fibrosis of unknown etiology presented to care with one month of fevers, night sweats, malaise, and cough. After three [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:32:04+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on THE FALLACY OF “TB RULE-OUT”: NEGATIVE AFB SMEAR/CULTURE AND BAYESIAN REASONING ERROR

Abstract Number: 219

ASSESSING DOCUMENTATION OF CLINICAL REASONING IN ADMISSION NOTES OF PHYSICIANS WORKING IN HOSPITAL MEDICINE

Background: High quality clinical documentation is essential for patient safety. Thoughtful clinical documentation transmits one’s clinical reasoning and is considered to be a professional responsibility. There are no accepted standards for assessing documentation with respect [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Patient Safety, Research|Comments Off on ASSESSING DOCUMENTATION OF CLINICAL REASONING IN ADMISSION NOTES OF PHYSICIANS WORKING IN HOSPITAL MEDICINE

Abstract Number: 86

CLINICALREASONING.ORG: IMPROVING USAGE OF TEACHING MATERIALS VIA WEBSITE REDESIGN

Background: The Exercises in Clinical Reasoning (ECR) series in the Journal of General Internal Medicine (JGIM) is a unique and growing series of 30 case-based problem-solving manuscripts, designed to teach the foundations of clinical reasoning [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:53+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Education, Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations|Comments Off on CLINICALREASONING.ORG: IMPROVING USAGE OF TEACHING MATERIALS VIA WEBSITE REDESIGN

HM2018 Abstract Number: 73

Promoting Script-Based Problem Representation and Structured Oral Presentation to Teach Clinical Reasoning on A Hospitalist Service

Background: Early development of clinical reasoning and problem-solving competencies are essential in generating individualized, outcome-based, and cost-effective patient care plans (Nat Acad Press 2015). However, few medical schools and residency programs have an explicit curriculum [...]

By | 2018-03-19T12:58:26+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Education, Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations|Comments Off on Promoting Script-Based Problem Representation and Structured Oral Presentation to Teach Clinical Reasoning on A Hospitalist Service