New study points to a missed opportunity to improve quality of life for many women with incontinence.
Survey of Michigan nursing homes at start of coronavirus suggests great improvement since just before the H1N1 pandemic.
Traditional Medicare spends much more on post-hospital care for people in their 60s than private insurance, but the additional spending doesn’t keep patients from ending up back in the hospital.
Using a real-world outbreak as a test case, a team combined patient transfer data and whole-genome sequencing to identify hot spots for antibiotic-resistant bacteria transmission.
A new understanding of the interaction among multidrug-resistant bacteria, and how antibiotics affect them, could lead to better infection prevention.
A collaborative approach with external coaching support makes gains and holds potential to be used for other patient safety issues, researchers say.