American Journal of Hospital Medicine (AJHM) is an online publication dedicated to promote research and education in the field of hospital medicine and is published by the Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Missouri.

Fully peer-reviewed, AJHM publishes original research articles, reviews of various topics focusing on inpatient medicine, case reports, and viewpoints.

Current Issue

Volume 7 Issue 4 October-December 2023

Original Research

Physician and Patient Perspectives on Inpatients’ Understanding of Their Care and Mixed Messages During Hospitalization
C To, MSPH,1 Jeffrey Schnipper, MD,2 Jenica Cimino, BA,3 Elizabeth Bambury, BS,4 James D.
Harrison, PhD,3 Mariam K. Atkinson, PhD5
Am j Hosp Med Oct;7(4): 2023. DOI:

Clinical Image

Cranial Impalement: A Late Discovery of a Non-Metal Foreign Object
Francisco J. Lugo Rincón-Gallardo, MD,1 Ana P. Mendoza-Gaona, MD1
Am j Hosp Med Oct;7(4): 2023. DOI:

Case Report

Plasmapheresis for hyperbilirubinemia and bile cast nephropathy after terbinafine therapy
Justine T. Hung, MD,1 Lucas F. Fass, MD,1 Muhammad S. Karim, MD,2 William N. Rose, MD3
Am j Hosp Med Oct;7(4): 2023. DOI:

Thrombus Formation Within a Left Ventricular Apical Aneurysm in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy with Midcavity Obstruction: A Case Report
Ashwin Jagadish,1 Shobha Hiremagalur, MD,2 Ahmed Khan, MD2
Am j Hosp Med Oct;7(4): 2023. DOI: