Shoshana J Herzig
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Risk factors for nosocomial gastrointestinal bleeding and use of acid-suppressive medication in non-critically ill patientsShoshana J Herzig
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 28:683-90. 2013..It is unknown whether there exist certain subsets of patients outside of the intensive care unit in whom the risk of nosocomial gastrointestinal bleeding is high enough that prophylactic use of acid-suppressive medication may be warranted...
- From hagfish to humans: teaching comparative physiology to internal medicine residentsShoshana J Herzig
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Acad Med 87:372-7. 2012..In this article, the authors describe the development of the course, share preliminary data evaluating progress toward its goals, and discuss future directions and lessons learned...
- Acid-suppressive medication use and the risk for hospital-acquired pneumoniaShoshana J Herzig
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
JAMA 301:2120-8. 2009..The use of acid-suppressive medication has been steadily increasing, particularly in the inpatient setting, despite lack of an accepted indication in the majority of these patients...
- Acid-suppressive medication use and the risk for nosocomial gastrointestinal tract bleedingShoshana J Herzig
Division of General Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA 02446, USA
Arch Intern Med 171:991-7. 2011..We aimed to define the incidence of nosocomial GI bleeding outside of the intensive care unit and examine the association between acid-suppressive medication use and this complication...
- Opioid utilization and opioid-related adverse events in nonsurgical patients in US hospitalsShoshana J Herzig
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Herzig, Cheung, NGO, Marcantonio, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School Herzig, NGO, Marcantonio, Boston, Massachusetts
J Hosp Med 9:73-81. 2014..Recent studies in the outpatient setting have demonstrated high rates of opioid prescribing and overdose-related deaths. Prescribing practices in hospitalized patients are unexamined...