Cities experienced 2.3 more assaults than average on days when hosting presidential campaign rallies for Donald Trump during the lead-up to the 2016 United States Presidential Election, according to a first of its kind study published online today...
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High drug prices as well as the excessive use of imaging and surgical procedures, and excessive administrative burdens contribute the majority to America’s health care overspending compared to Europe, argues policy expert Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD,...
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The Mahoney Institute for Neurosciences (MINS) at the University of Pennsylvania announced that Michael R. Bruchas, PhD, the Henry E. Mallinckrodt Professor in the departments of Anesthesiology and Neuroscience at Washington University School of...
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Precision Medicine: Access to Real-time Genetic Testing Data Impacts Prescriber Behavior following Minimally Invasive Stent Procedure
Today, in a late-breaking featured clinical research session at the American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions 2018, researchers from Penn Medicine present first-of-its-kind data on the impact of real-time CYP2C19 genotype results when...
10-Mar-2018 12:15 PM EST Add to Favorites
Researchers found that the fruit fly blood brain barrier has a molecular clock that makes it more penetrable during certain hours of the day. Giving mutant flies a drug for treating seizures at night was more effective.
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Many women suffer from acid reflux in early pregnancy, but it can often be confused with other early pregnancy symptoms or go undiagnosed.
9-Mar-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Shinjae Chung, PhD, an assistant professor of Neuroscience, and Iain Mathieson, PhD, an assistant professor of Genetics, both from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, have been awarded highly competitive 2018 Sloan...
8-Mar-2018 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites
Medicare’s Bundled Payment Model for Hip and Knee Surgeries Appears to Work Better For Larger, Higher-Volume Hospitals
Medicare’s experimental mandatory bundled payment model for knee and hip replacements is more likely to yield cost savings when the surgeries are performed in larger hospitals that do more of these procedures, according to a study from the...
7-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
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Penn Leader on Trials of Olaparib for Treatment of Breast Cancer Available to Comment on FDA Approval
12-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST
Penn Medicine psychology expert, Dr. Thea Gallagher available for interviews and commentary during OCD Awareness Week
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Penn Medicine Experts in Trauma, Mental Health, Mass Casualty, Bleeding Control, and Disaster Preparedness Available for Interviews Following Mass Shooting in Las Vegas
2-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT
TBI Expert Available to Discuss Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and new study that found CTE in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains
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Penn Medicine Experts Available to Discuss the Latest Research and Treatments for Glioblastoma and Senator John McCain's Diagnosis
20-Jul-2017 10:00 AM EDT
Penn Medicine Psychologist Available to Discuss ‘Blue Whale Suicide Challenge’ and Suicide Prevention Among School-Aged Youth
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