Frequently Asked Questions

April 2014 FAQs

Is there a benefit to using colloid solutions versus crystalloid solutions as fluid resuscitation for patients with hypovolemic shock?

What drug products may be used in patients with anemia or hemorrhage who are Jehovah’s Witnesses?

What data are available to direct the dosing weight used for daptomycin in obesity?

March 2014 FAQs

Are there benefits to using genotype-guided warfarin dosing for INR control?

Does perioperative use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors increase the risk of adverse outcomes?

What is the evidence for the use of albumin for treatment of intradialytic hypotension?

February 2014 FAQs

What are the key features of the new hypertension treatment guidelines?

How do the novel oral anticoagulants compare to low-molecular-weight heparin for prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing total hip or knee replacements?

Is there evidence to support the use of lidocaine to reduce pain associated with potassium infusions?

January 2014 FAQs

What is the latest evidence associating statin use with myopathy?

What are current best practices for prevention of central-line associated bloodstream infections?

What are the key features of the new cholesterol treatment guidelines?


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