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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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15 OCTOBER 2019

Inpatient Notes

Rethinking the Role of Functional Capacity in Preoperative Risk Stratification
—Duminda N. Wijeysundera, MD, PhD and Karim S. Ladha, MD, MS

Assessment of functional capacity is generally considered to be an integral component of preoperative risk stratification for major surgery. But how should functional capacity be assessed, and what are the implications of the assessment?

Highlights of Recent Articles from Annals of Internal Medicine

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

Antipsychotics for Treating Delirium in Hospitalized Adults: A Systematic Review

Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:485-495. Published 3 September 2019. doi:10.7326/M19-1860′

Antipsychotics for Preventing Delirium in Hospitalized Adults: A Systematic Review

Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:474-484. Published 3 September 2019. doi:10.7326/M19-1859

Blood Culture Results Before and After Antimicrobial Administration in Patients With Severe Manifestations of Sepsis: A Diagnostic Study

Ann Intern Med. Published 17 September 2019. doi:10.7326/M19-1696

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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.

After stroke due to ICH while on antithrombotics, starting vs avoiding antiplatelets did not differ for symptomatic ICH

Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:JC32. doi:10.7326/ACPJ201909170-032

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