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Columbia Nursing Study Demonstrates the Need for Verbal Communication Data in Home Health Care

A new Columbia Nursing study reveals the importance of integrating patient-nurse verbal communication data into patient risk identification models for home health care.
15-Nov-2023 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Columbia Nursing study on AI tool for detecting Alzheimer’s and related dementias shows promising results

A new Columbia Nursing study analyzes the performance of ADscreen, a computerized speech processing algorithm that is being developed to support clinicians in detecting and monitoring the progression of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias...
6-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Columbia Nursing Launches Center for Community-Engaged Health Informatics and Data Science

Columbia University School of Nursing has announced the establishment of the Center for Community-Engaged Health Informatics and Data Science (CCHIDS).
13-Jun-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Columbia University to host first International Congress on Far-UVC Science and Technology (ICFUST)

Columbia University Irving Medical Center will host the first scientific conference highlighting research on far-UVC light as a safe and effective technology for disinfecting indoor air.
8-Jun-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

“List Diving” Skips Top Candidates Awaiting Donor Kidneys

Some centers routinely skip the top kidney transplant candidates on the wait list and give the kidney to lower-ranked patients, finds a new study at Columbia University.
8-Jun-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Low-Flavanol Diet Drives Age-Related Memory Loss, Large Study Finds

Age-related memory loss is caused, in part, by lack of flavanols—nutrients found in certain fruits and vegetables—according to a large study in older adults.
24-May-2023 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Multivitamin Improves Memory in Older Adults, Study Finds

Taking a daily multivitamin may help slow age-related memory decline, a study has found.
19-May-2023 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Findings from the Columbia Mass Murder Database

A research team at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI) examining 82 mass murders that occurred at least partially in academic settings throughout the world found that most mass murderers and...
10-May-2023 5:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Health Experts Available on Impacts of Extreme Heat, Smoke, Flooding

17-Jul-2023 12:05 PM EDT

Gun Violence: Can Research Help?

The horrific frequency of mass shootings (almost 300 in the first six months of 2022, according to the Gun Violence Archive), the tragic daily toll of firearm-related deaths (124 per day on average, according to the CDC), and the inability of...
10-May-2023 8:15 PM EDT

21st International AIDS Conference 2016

As delegates gather in Durban, South Africa from July 19th to the 22nd for the 21st International AIDS Conference (2016), leading researchers from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health are available to evaluate pioneering studies...
13-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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