Patients’ experiences inform misdiagnosis improvement effort Nov 5, 2018 To gain insight into the patient perspective on diagnostic errors, researchers from Baylor College of Medicine conducted a study to identify factors that could contribute to diagnostic error, specifically those related to patient-physician interaction.
Study offers novel approach to geriatric person-centered care Oct 3, 2018 In a study published today in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, researchers describe ways to make person-centered care more actionable for older people.
Find the flu vaccine for you Sep 10, 2018 School’s back, which means that germs that are carry illnesses such as influenza can start to spread rapidly. The good news is that with a variety of flu vaccination options, almost everyone can find just the right one for their needs.
Study examines predictors of dialysis facility experiences Sep 10, 2018 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine examined associations between dialysis facility performance with patient experience measures and patient, facility and geographic characteristics.
Preparation key to dealing with hospital mass shooting Aug 9, 2018 An alternative strategy for healthcare professionals in an active shooter event has been created by a collaboration of experts including Baylor College of Medicine.
What your body may be telling you about your health Jul 24, 2018 Baylor College of Medicine expert Isabel Valdez discusses some clues your body may giving you about your health.
Traveling doesn’t have to be a pain this summer Jun 21, 2018 An expert at Baylor College of Medicine says the key to a pain-free vacation is to create a plan for the trip ahead of time.
Debunking summer health myths Jun 11, 2018 To help families prepare for summer, Baylor College of Medicine expert Isabel Valdez debunks four common summer health myths.
Cruise into summer vacation with these travel tips Jun 7, 2018 Dr. Angela Catic shares her tips on how elderly and their family members should plan in advance for their cruise trips.
Baylor endorses goal to eliminate HPV-related cancers Jun 7, 2018 Baylor and each of the National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in issuing a joint statement in support of initiatives to eliminate cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).