Phlebotomy

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Abstract Number: 991

ISCHEMIC COLITIS IN POLYCYTHEMIA VERA

Case Presentation: A 63-year-old female with a history of polycythemia vera (JAK2 mutation), subarachnoid hemorrhage with previous vasospasm, hypertension presented with diffuse colicky abdominal pain and hematochezia for one-day duration. She had no weight loss, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:42:02+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on ISCHEMIC COLITIS IN POLYCYTHEMIA VERA

Abstract Number: 17

EVALUATION OF THE ORDER S.M.A.R.T.T. (SLEEP: MAKING APPROPRIATE REDUCTIONS IN TESTING AND TIMING) LABS: AN INITIATIVE TO REDUCE PHLEBOTOMY AND IMPROVE SLEEP FRIENDLY LABS ON RESIDENT AND HOSPITALIST GENERAL MEDICINE SERVICES

Background: Excessive daily routine laboratory testing for hospitalized patients is a contributor to poor hospital sleep, iatrogenic anemia, and excessive costs. Recommendations from the Choosing Wisely™ campaign specifically state to avoid sleep interruptions for routine [...]

By | 2019-03-18T13:30:55+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Finalist Posters - Research, Hospital Medicine 2019, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on EVALUATION OF THE ORDER S.M.A.R.T.T. (SLEEP: MAKING APPROPRIATE REDUCTIONS IN TESTING AND TIMING) LABS: AN INITIATIVE TO REDUCE PHLEBOTOMY AND IMPROVE SLEEP FRIENDLY LABS ON RESIDENT AND HOSPITALIST GENERAL MEDICINE SERVICES