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    31-Jul-2019 5:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 716559

Physician Leaders Call for Action to Create a New Generation of Physician-Scientists

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

In a perspective article in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of prominent physician-scientist leaders proposes a plan for increasing the number of physicians who conduct research looking for tomorrow’s breakthroughs and cures. They write, “Revitalizing the physician-scientist pipeline is of critical importance to overcoming current and future health challenges.”

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29-Jul-2019 4:00 PM EDT
Newswise: U.S. News & World Report Again Names University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Among Nation’s Best Hospitals

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U.S. News & World Report Again Names University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center Among Nation’s Best Hospitals

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

News release about University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center being recognized as a Best Hospital for 2019-20 by U.S. News & World Report. UH Cleveland Medical Center ranked in eight of 12 adult specialties, two of them in the top 25. It is ranked second among all hospitals in Ohio.

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30-Jul-2019 12:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 716494

New study finds asthma medication inhibits changes in diabetic retinopathy in type 1 diabetes mouse model

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Study found the asthma medication montelukast (brand name Singulair) can inhibit early changes in diabetic retinopathy, the eye disease which develops due to diabetes, in a mouse model of type 1 diabetes.

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29-Jul-2019 1:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 715212

Standard TB tests may not detect infection in certain exposed individuals

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Study identified nearly 200 people from 2500 households with active TB who were clearly exposed to TB for more than 10 years but found that the two most reliable TB tests (TST and IGRA) came back negative on repeated tests. Further research is needed, but it seems that either the tests are not sufficiently sensitive to detect a low-level case of TB or some people are mounting a natural defense, which is what we believe is happening.

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1-Jul-2019 3:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Roe Green gives University Hospitals $14 million for global health

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Roe Green gives University Hospitals $14 million for global health

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Northeast Ohio philanthropist Roe Green has added $9 million to her original gift of $5 million from 2014 to the travel medicine and global health center named for her at University Hospitals based in Cleveland.

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27-Jun-2019 9:50 AM EDT
Newswise: University Hospitals and Technion – Israel Institute of Technology Announce New Education Affiliation

Article ID: 712919

University Hospitals and Technion – Israel Institute of Technology Announce New Education Affiliation

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Announcement of a new medical education affiliation between University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland with the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (the Technion).

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15-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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Article ID: 712165

University Hospitals in Cleveland Offers New Breast Surgery Recovery Device

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

University Hospitals in Cleveland is using the FDA approved AeroForm - an air expander placed over the muscle during the initial breast surgery. It gives mastectomy patients the ability to expand breast volume, in anticipation of a second stage to place a permanent implant, at home with a remote control, that releases a thimble size of carbon dioxide up to four times a day as opposed to saline injections in the office with needle sticks.

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30-Apr-2019 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 712139

Nominations Now Open for 7th Annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

National and international nominations are being sought for the 2020 Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, which honors a physician-scientist who has moved science forward with achievements notable for innovation, creativity and the potential for clinical application.

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30-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Cathy Sila, MD, named chair of Department of Neurology at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Article ID: 711010

Cathy Sila, MD, named chair of Department of Neurology at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Announcement of Cathy Sila, MD, being named Chair of the Department of Neurology at University Hospitals (UH) Cleveland Medical Center.

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9-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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