UIC residents win first place for best abstract at the American College of Cardiology Cardiovascular Summit in Washington D.C. This intervention is part of a larger initiative at JBVA to reduce the hospital-wide 30-day readmission rate by targeting heart failure re-admissions. Congratulations!
Abstract Title: Improving Sodium-Glucose Cotransport-2 Inhibitor Utilization for Veterans Admitted with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction: A Single-Center Experience
Authors: Benjamin Magod, MDa, Manoj Ambalavan, MDb, Shaundeep Sekhon, MDa, David Polman, MDb, Carlos Dohse, MDb, Kelley Wachsberg, MDc, Sean Dunne, PharmDc, Mayank Kansal, MDc
a Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center, b University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center, c Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center