A Penn Medicine team has found that targeted automated alerts in electronic health records significantly reduce urinary tract infections in hospital patients with urinary catheters. In addition, when the design of the alert was simplified, the rate of improvement dramatically increased.
Perelman School of Medicine
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on the next steps in proceeding with an experimental Ebola drug.
Jason Parad is changing lives, and he’s doing it with condoms.
Elizabeth Grice of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the use of deodorants and antiperspirants.