Highlights of Recent Articles from Annals of Internal Medicine
Originally published for the broader Annals audience, these articles feature subjects most relevant to hospitalists.
In the Clinic: Hypertension
Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:ITC65-80. doi: 10.7326/AITC201905070
Ideas and Opinions: Raising the Bar for Procedural Competency Among Hospitalists
Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:654-5. Published on 23 April 2019. doi:10.7326/M18-3007
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.
Guideline: Starting dual antiplatelet therapy ≤ 24 h after high-risk TIA or minor
ischemic stroke is recommended
Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:JC38. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ201904160-038
Review: In adults with AF and HF, AF catheter ablation vs drug therapy reduces mortality
and HF hospitalizations
Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:JC43. doi: 10.7326/ACPJ201904160-043