Read a recent interview with Catherine Oberg, MD, CHEST Foundation Research Grant recipient in Women’s Lung Health, in which she describes how she is championing lung health.
In the February issue of CHEST, investigators compared the effectiveness of claims-based surveillance using ICD-9 codes with clinical-based data and specific diagnostic parameters. Their findings suggest that surveillance based on clinical criteria is a more reliable way to track cases of septic shock.
Each month, we ask Drs. Chris Carroll and Deep Ramachandran, Social Media Co-Editors of CHEST, to weigh in on the hot topics in CHEST. It's February, so let's hear from Dr. Ramachandran as he outlines his highlights.