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Hospital Medicine

Perspectives, Practices and Professional Development

Editors: Habicht, Robert, Gulati, Mangla (Eds.)

  • Provides an overview of one of the fastest growing sectors in medicine
  • New and experienced hospitalists will find the tools and insights needed for a successful career in hospital medicine
  • Authored by leaders in the field
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eBook $59.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-49092-2
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Softcover $79.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-49090-8
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About this book

​This practical resource provides hospitalists of all levels a comprehensive foundation for understanding the critical elements of hospital medicine.  Beginning with an overview of the healthcare system, chapters provide relevant insights on management, regulations, evidence-based approaches, an awareness of safety and economic concerns and professional development skills.  Perspectives on how hospitalist and hospital medicine teams can effectively engage this system to provide cost-effective, high-quality care are offered throughout this volume.  With real-world guidance on the major tenets of hospital medicine, Hospital Medicine will serve as the definitive guide to a successful career in this rapidly evolving specialty.

About the authors

Robert J. Habicht, MD, FAAP, FACP, SFHM

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

Director, Med-Peds Residency Training Program

University of Maryland School of Medicine

Baltimore, MD 


Mangla S. Gulati, M.D. CPPS, FACP, SFHM

Associate Chief Medical Officer

Vice President Patient Safety and Clinical Effectiveness

University of Maryland Medical Center

Assistant  Professor of Medicine

University of Maryland School of Medicine 

 Baltimore, MD 


Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Primer on the Healthcare System

    Retener, Norman F. (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Knowing Yourself and Your Style

    Frayha, Neda (et al.)

    Pages 9-23

  • Planning for a Career in Hospital Medicine

    Silva, Kathryn Novello (et al.)

    Pages 25-33

  • Common Career Pitfalls: Real-World Guidance of Common Mistakes to Avoid that May Impact a Hospitalist’s Ability to Be Successful

    Jason, Christopher (et al.)

    Pages 35-44

  • Goal Setting: Effective Strategies to Plan for a Successful Career

    Jason, Christopher (et al.)

    Pages 45-53

Buy this book

eBook $59.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49092-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $79.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49090-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Hospital Medicine
Book Subtitle
Perspectives, Practices and Professional Development
Editors
  • Robert Habicht
  • Mangla Gulati
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-49092-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-49092-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-49090-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 228
Number of Illustrations
25 illustrations in colour
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