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Article ID: 702160

Experts Recommend New Way to Describe Cognitive Changes After Anesthesia and Surgery in Elderly Patients

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

A multidisciplinary, international group of experts has recommended changing the way clinicians and patients describe cognitive changes experienced in some patients after anesthesia and surgery. The recommendations are being published simultaneously in six peer-reviewed journals including, Anesthesiology.

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Article ID: 702242

Long-Running Study Identifies Modifiable Dementia Risk Factor in Older Adults

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

Stiffness of the aorta – more so than blood pressure or subclinical brain disease – is a key risk factor for dementia. Since aortic stiffness can be reduced by medication and healthy lifestyle changes, these results suggest that people can still lower their dementia risk well into old age.

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Article ID: 702198

FAU Now Serves as Home to ‘Canines Providing Assistance to Wounded Warriors’

Florida Atlantic University

C-P.A.W.W. provides service to local and national veterans and is investigating protective factors for suicide in the military population and improving the understanding of palliative effects of animal-assisted interventions.

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Article ID: 702256

MEDIA CALL-IN OPPORTUNITY: American Neurological Association faculty to present research highlights from the 143rd Annual Meeting Monday, October 22

American Neurological Association (ANA)

For the first time, the American Neurological Association’s 143rd Annual Meeting will feature a media roundtable on Monday, October 22, 2018 from 11:50-1:00 p.m. at which presenters of the six principal symposia will present highlights, discuss the relevance of the work, and answer questions. To RSVP for the media roundtable and request dial-in information if you are not able to attend in person, please contact Rachel Brown at rbrown@steegethomson.com.

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Article ID: 702212

The ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Endows Five Career Development Grants

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

In 2016, the ASN Foundation for Kidney Research launched the Securing the Future Campaign with the goal to endow the Career Development Grants Program. The campaign has since raised more than $22 million through generous contributions from industry, individual donors, and the American Society of Nephrology (ASN).

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Article ID: 702126

During a Flu Epidemic, Dispensing Flu Vaccines at Pharmacies Could Save Lives and Costs

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health finds that in the event of a flu epidemic caused by a novel virus, using pharmacies to administer flu vaccines could save thousands of lives and billions of dollars.

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Article ID: 702264

New UF/IFAS Entomologist: From a Kid’s ‘Lab’ to Helping Citrus Growers

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Lauren Diepenbrock works as the lead citrus extension entomologist focused on integrated pest management (IPM) programs at the Citrus Research and Education Center.

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Article ID: 702268

Reusable Software for High Performance Computing

University of Delaware

As supercomputers become faster and faster, we need powerful software to keep up with the hardware. That's where parallel programming comes in.

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