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Abstract Number: 445

HOSPITALIST CARE FOR END-OF-LIFE HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS IN TAIWAN: CHOOSING WISELY TO PREVENT MEDICAL FUTILITY

Background: Increasing number of palliative care patients are cared for by hospitalists, but the value of hospitalist on end-of-life (EOL) care is scarcely reported. The study aims to evaluate the effect of hospitalist care on [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:26:36-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Value in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on HOSPITALIST CARE FOR END-OF-LIFE HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS IN TAIWAN: CHOOSING WISELY TO PREVENT MEDICAL FUTILITY

HM2016 Abstract Number: 179

Recurring Orders for Laboratory Tests in Critically Ill Children Are Common, but Are They Necessary?

Background:  Healthcare delivery has become more expensive, with a portion of the elevated cost due to increased utilization of laboratory studies. The Choosing Wisely campaign is an initiative of the American Board of Internal Medicine [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34-05:00 February 1st, 2016|Pediatrics, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Recurring Orders for Laboratory Tests in Critically Ill Children Are Common, but Are They Necessary?