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Tu-Quynh Hoang Edwards
Clinical Instructor, Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine



Tu-Quynh Hoang Edwards

Tu-Quynh Hoang Edwards
Clinical Instructor
Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine

University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0561
Phone: 409.772.2436
Fax: 409.772.9532
thedward@utmb.edu

Education

Degree/Training Completed   Name & Location
Medical School   University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
Residency   Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
Fellowship   Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

Interests

  • COPD
  • Lung Cancer
  • ICU Outcomes

»Curriculum Vitae

The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.

Currently available protocols are:
  • CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Orderset
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
  • General Medicine Admission
  • Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
  • MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
  • Oral Analgesic Medicaitons
  • Parenteral Opioids
  • Sepsis, Adult ICU

All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.

» For more information

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