Our faculty members are actively involved in scholarship and research activities within the field of hospital medicine, and are published in numerous, prominent journals.

Areas of Current Research

  • Appropriate use of urinary catheters and associated CAUTI
  • Appropriate use of antibiotics in hospitalized medical patients
  • Appropriate use of inpatient nebulizers at the VA
  • Appropriate use of inpatient daily labs at the VA
  • Geriatric/Palliative Care inter-professional rounding
  • Hospitalist-Oncologist communication
  • Impact of early mobilization on functional outcomes in patients with severe sepsis who are admitted to the general medicine wards
  • Improving the efficiency of hospital-based care
  • Infection prevention and control in acute care hospitals
  • Physician attire
  • Less Lumens = Less Risk -multidisciplinary process targeting reducing unnecessary PICC lumens

Also of note are the following, which are led by Michigan Medicine hospitalists:

Faculty Publications


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