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Annals for Hospitalists

Michigan Medicine

If you practice hospital medicine, Annals for Hospitalists simplifies your search for information that matters most to you. Developed with the Division of Hospital Medicine at Michigan Medicine and the VA Ann Arbor Health System, Annals for Hospitalists provides monthly highlights from Annals of Internal Medicine and ACP Journal Club and “Inpatient Notes”—unique perspectives on contemporary topics in hospital medicine.

Feature Editors:
David H. Wesorick, MD, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Vineet Chopra, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
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19 NOVEMBER 2019

Inpatient Notes

Reaching for Higher Value in Health Care by Bringing Together Clinicians and Researchers: The Michigan Program on Value Enhancement
—Geoffrey D. Barnes, MD, MSc, and Eve A. Kerr, MD, MPH

Hospitalists frequently serve as clinical leaders of quality improvement projects. In this commentary, the authors discuss how partnering with researchers can make these projects more scientifically rigorous and more successful.

Highlights of Recent Articles from Annals of Internal Medicine

Originally published for the broader Annals audience, these articles feature subjects most relevant to hospitalists.

Incidence of Bloodstream Infections, Length of Hospital Stay, and Survival in Patients With Recurrent Clostridioides difficile Infection Treated With Fecal Microbiota Transplantation or Antibiotics: A Prospective Cohort Study

Ann Intern Med. Published 5 November 2019. doi: 10.7326/M18-3635

Rivaroxaban Versus Vitamin K Antagonist in Antiphospholipid Syndrome: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial

Ann Intern Med. Published 15 October 2019. doi: 10.7326/M19-0291

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The Latest Highlights From Journal Club

ACP Journal Club is a monthly feature in Annals of Internal Medicine that contains editorial, easy-to-read abstracts pulled from 130 leading medical journals.

Review: In nonsurgical settings, tranexamic acid reduces mortality and does not increase thrombotic events

Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:JC40. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ201910150-040

Pooled RCTs: In acute ischemic stroke with salvageable brain tissue alteplase at 4.5 to 9 hours improved function

Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:JC44. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ201910150-044

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