PPI

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Abstract Number: 262

KNOWLEDGE AND PRESCRIBING PATTERNS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS ON PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS IN GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE

Background: Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are the mainstay of treatment and symptomatic remission in GERD. Recently, PPI over-utilization has been a major concern due to associated increased risk of adverse events and unnecessary healthcare cost. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:22:11+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on KNOWLEDGE AND PRESCRIBING PATTERNS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS ON PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS IN GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 799

PPI-INDUCED HYPOCALCEMIA IN A WOMAN WITH IATROGENIC HYPOTHYROIDISM

Case Presentation: A 58-year-old woman with a past medical history notable for thyroid cancer status-post thyroidectomy complicated by hypoparathyrodism presented with muscle spasms in her hands and feet for two days. Four days prior to [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:09:23+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on PPI-INDUCED HYPOCALCEMIA IN A WOMAN WITH IATROGENIC HYPOTHYROIDISM

HM2017 Abstract Number: 788

PPIS: PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS OR POTENTIAL PATHWAYS TO IATROGENIC SIDE EFFECTS?

Case Presentation: A 53-year-old female presented to our hospital with diffuse, severe, and crampy abdominal pain for 1 week associated with generalized weakness and fatigue. She has a past medical history of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, type [...]

By | 2017-04-20T15:50:55+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on PPIS: PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS OR POTENTIAL PATHWAYS TO IATROGENIC SIDE EFFECTS?