Seeking the next generation of antibiotics
February 26, 2021
Researchers are exploring gene-editing technology to address the resistance crisis.
Innovation requires experimentation
February 25, 2021
Health care could improve faster with a more systematic approach to experimentation.
Accessing data during EHR downtime
February 23, 2021
A web-based tool may patch discontinuity – in addition to its other functions.
Quick byte: Curing diabetes
February 19, 2021
“If it works in people as well as it does in animals, it’s possible that people will not be diabetic.”
Finding a new approach to difficult diagnoses
February 11, 2021
Hospitalists at other institutions may be interested in starting a similar type of service.
Quick Byte: Global health before COVID-19
December 14, 2020
A glance back at global public health before COVID-19.
Getting to secure text messaging in health care
December 11, 2020
The stakes are higher for communication in the health care setting.
Reducing admissions for alcohol withdrawal syndrome
December 10, 2020
If alcohol detox were an ambulatory care sensitive condition, it would be the largest in the VA by a substantial margin.
Getting closer to an accurate early Alzheimer’s test
December 9, 2020
Mass spectrometry identified asymptomatic people accumulating beta amyloid in their brains when PET scans were still negative.
Predicting patient risk of medication-related harm
November 18, 2020
Clinicians can calculate the risk of a patient suffering medication-related harm post-discharge.