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SLU Researcher Opens Next Chapter on Blood-Clotting Mysteries


In order to develop better life-saving drugs, SLU scientists observe how the blood-clotting protein prothombin's structure changes when it is activated.
31-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Length of Stay in Emergency Department Makes No Real Difference in Trauma Patient Mortality, SLU Study Finds


The amount of time a trauma patient stays in the emergency department (ED) makes no real difference in the patient's mortality, researchers at Saint Louis University found in a recent study.
27-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Saint Louis University Researchers Suggest Approach to Fight Common Virus in Immunosuppressed Patients


Findings by Saint Louis University researchers shed light on how adenovirus replicates in humans. The findings suggest that agents that enhance the Type I interferon signaling pathway could be useful to fight adenovirus infections in...
20-Aug-2015 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SLUCare Physician Connecting Area Bosnian Population with Cardiac Care


A new project spearheaded by a Saint Louis University cardiac surgeon is aiming to connect an under-served population with health care services in the St. Louis region. Dawn Hui, M.D., received a grant from the Greater Saint Louis Health Foundation...
19-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Nutrition Supplements Add Weight, not Longevity for Many Seniors


Nutritional supplements can help those who are malnourished or frail to function better and live longer, a Saint Louis University research review finds.l
14-Aug-2015 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Research Finds Physicians Fail to Identify, Address Weight Issues in Hospitalized Children


Physicians and physician trainees fail to identify or address overweight/obesity in over 90 percent of hospitalized children, according to new research from a Saint Louis University pediatric hospitalist.
5-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Federal $2.5 Million Grant to Saint Louis University Aims to Transform Geriatric Care


Saint Louis University will lead a multi-institution program that teaches primary care providers and students to care for older adults.
31-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mom’s Weight During First Pregnancy May Impact Second Child


Saint Louis University researchers showed a relationship between mom’s weight during her first uncomplicated pregnancy and problems with subsequent babies.
20-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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@SLUCare #Cancer Expert Suzanne Mahon Runs Hereditary Cancer Program at Saint Louis University Cancer Center; Screens for BRCA 1, 2 Genes


24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Fore! Avoid Golf Injuries with Three Steps


Staying healthy comes down to three things, says Mike Markee, PT, ATC, instructor of physical therapy and athletic training at Saint Louis University. Markee spent time on the senior PGA tour and developed exercise and fitness programs for golfers.
15-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

President Offers Best Worst Solution as Strategy for ISIS Defeat, Says SLU Expert


11-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Expert Available to Comment on Dangerous Radioactive Substance Stolen in Mexico


4-Dec-2013 3:00 PM EST

A Few Substitutions Transforms Thanksgiving Dinner


Add colorful fruits and vegetables to make Thanksgiving dinner healthier and lighter, a Saint Louis University assistant professor of nutrition and dietetics suggests.
20-Nov-2013 12:00 PM EST

Former Department of Homeland Security Medical Official Discusses the Chemical Attack in Syria


Alexander Garza, M.D., talks about the importance of America's preparedness for a chemical attack in light of the recent nerve gas attack in Syria.
30-Aug-2013 10:00 AM EDT

SLU Health and Security Expert Discusses the Importance of America Preparing for a Chemical Attack

26-Aug-2013 8:30 AM EDT

#SLU Expert Available to Talk About #Disasterpreparedness Amid #Tornado Season

21-May-2013 1:25 PM EDT

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