U-M and FDA scientists show the key role of excess gut calcium in awakening Clostridium difficile spores.
Incentive payments to high-performing hospitals don’t result in improved patient care, a four-year University of Michigan study has found.
A new digital tool offers an evidence-based guide to vascular access devices that could change bedside decisions — and boost patient safety.
Medical emergencies cause a high number of vehicle crashes. University of Michigan researchers have teamed up with Toyota to examine whether new vehicle technology could predict — and potentially prevent — such scenarios.
A collaborative approach with external coaching support makes gains and holds potential to be used for other patient safety issues, researchers say.
Delivering bad news in a caring way — and coping with a patient’s reaction — is a key skill for doctors. Intuitive technology is helping medical students learn the best approaches.