When high-risk patients need surgery, doctors might take a cue from coaches. A U-M program is helping some clinicians draft the playbook.
Surgery Pre- and Post-Operative
Complication-related costs for common operations run two to three times higher at some hospitals, which tend to have higher complication rates, too.
A patient’s chances of readmission after gynecologic oncology surgery could be determined before she leaves the hospital. A U-M expert explains his methodology.
When ketamine is used for general anesthesia, two connected parts of the cortex turn to “isolated cognitive islands.”