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General Pediatric Hospitalists by author R.P. Bekmezian

Best peer reviewed article for pediatric hospitalists

Matthew Garber, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of Pediatric Hospitalists at the University of South Carolina, discusses one of his top ten pediatric hospitalist journal articles by author R.P. Bekmezian, which examined generalist outcomes in pediatric patients treated by generalist...

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Phenytoin linked to worse outcomes after intracerebral hemorrhage

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Patients given phenytoin after an intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) have more fevers while hospitalized and worse functional outcomes at 3 months, according to investigators at Northwestern University in Chicago. By contrast, seizure prophylaxis with levetiracetam appears to...

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Intensive statin therapy reduces cardiovascular events following PCI

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Intensive statin therapy is more effective than standard doses in reducing the risk of major adverse events after angioplasty for acute coronary syndromes (ACS), investigators in Boston report. “These data…strongly suggest that patients who undergo...