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Abstract Number: 880

POINT OF CARE ULTRASOUND DEFUSES A TICKING TIME BOMB: EARLY BEDSIDE EVALUATION OF INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS

Case Presentation: A 30 year-old female presented postpartum day 1 following a normal vaginal delivery from an outside hospital after chest CT angiography (CTA) identified a 2.5 cm pericardial effusion. Review of systems was positive [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:40+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on POINT OF CARE ULTRASOUND DEFUSES A TICKING TIME BOMB: EARLY BEDSIDE EVALUATION OF INFECTIVE ENDOCARDITIS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 142

TREATMENT OF ACUTE DECOMPENSATED HEART FAILURE AND COMORBID ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY: HOW REDUCTIONS IN PERCENT BODY WEIGHT CORRELATE WITH EARLY HOSPITAL READMISSION

Background: The treatment of acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) and comorbid acute kidney injury (AKI) can be quite challenging. Many times the etiology of AKI in this setting is multifactorial and may involve cardiorenal syndrome [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:10:01+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on TREATMENT OF ACUTE DECOMPENSATED HEART FAILURE AND COMORBID ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY: HOW REDUCTIONS IN PERCENT BODY WEIGHT CORRELATE WITH EARLY HOSPITAL READMISSION