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  1. Sinai Hospital Studying Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Technology for Osteoarthritis of the KneeRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | Newswise

    The research will evaluate the potential use of a PEMF device to reduce joint inflammation of the knee, reduce the breakdown of the cartilage, stimulate the formation of new cartilage and reduce the need for surgery. The device sends a low-level pulse of electromagnetic energy to the targeted area, and researchers are looking to see if this may activate and augment the body's natural healing process.

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  2. Prototype Drug Uses Novel Mechanism to treat Lung CancersRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Newswise

    Goutham Narla, MD, PhD , Pardee-Gerstacker Professor in Cancer Research, Associate Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and member of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Cells are constantly turning proteins on and off via molecular switches - phosphate molecules - that have become common drug targets.

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  3. Rosemary Ventura Named NewYork-Presbyterian's First Chief Nursing Informatics OfficerRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Newswise

    Dr. Rosemary Ventura has been appointed Chief Nursing Informatics Officer for NewYork-Presbyterian, effective May 1. In this newly established role, Dr. Ventura is responsible for leveraging technology and analytics to improve nursing practices and patient care. She will oversee and evaluate administrative and clinical software, electronic medical records, communication tools, mobile applications and all other technologies that support nursing workflow, efficiency and patient safety.

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  4. Nominations Now Open for 5th Annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in MedicineRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Newswise

    CLEVELAND National and international nominations are being sought for the fifth annual 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. The Harrington Prize, which carries a $20,000 honorarium, is a collaboration between The American Society for Clinical Investigation , one of the nation's oldest and most respected medical honor societies, and the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio part of The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development.

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  5. KeyBank and ProMedica Commit $2.65 Million to Revitalize Central Toledo, Ohio-Area NeighborhoodsRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Newswise

    KeyBank and ProMedica, a not-for-profit healthcare network based in Toledo, Ohio, today announced the joint commitment of $2.65 million to drive economic development in central Toledo-area neighborhoods through revitalized local housing and the reduction of blight. Working with the Local Initiative Support Corporation , the corporations will work to upgrade affordable rental properties while at the same time making it easier for first-time homebuyers to establish roots in communities adjacent to downtown Toledo.

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  6. New Study Quadruples Known Genetic Risk Factors for Fuchs DystrophyRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | Newswise

    Sudha K. Iyengar, PhD , Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Vice Chair for Research at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, and member of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Corneal diseases are common causes of blindness worldwide.

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  7. Can Childhood Obesity be Prevented Before Conception?Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Newswise

    A Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and MetroHealth System researcher, along with Cleveland Clinic's director of metabolic research, have received federal funding to determine if childhood obesity can be prevented before women become pregnant. The first-ever Cleveland-based study will explore whether an exercise and nutrition program designed for mothers before they conceive will result in less childhood obesity.

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  8. Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day Brings Attention to Hereditary Colorectal Cancer SyndromesRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | Newswise

    BETHESDA, MD, March 21, 2017 - Cancer prevention advocates and researchers have designated March 22nd as National Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day. Carol A. Burke, MD, FACG, President of the American College of Gastroenterology , a gastroenterologist specializing in hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH, offered commentary and guidance for GI physicians on Lynch Syndrome in an ACG communication to her colleagues.

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  9. Dr. Hari Kalagara Named 2017 Resident/Fellow of the YearRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Newswise

    Dr. Kalagara is a resident at Cleveland Clinic Foundation Program in Cleveland, OH. He completed a Regional Anesthesia Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic during which time he began organizing what have become extremely successful ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia workshops at Cleveland Clinic and helped organize visiting professorships for Drs.

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  10. Novel Antibiotic Combination Therapy Overcomes Deadly Drug-Resistant BacteriaRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | Newswise

    Researchers have known that part of the challenge in treating penicillin-resistant infections lies in understanding the way bacteria inactivate penicillin antibiotics. The enzymes that do this, beta-lactamases, chop up the antibiotics rendering them useless.

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  11. Telemedicine Ambulance May Deliver Faster Stroke CareRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | Newswise

    When experiencing a stroke, people who are brought to the hospital in an ambulance with a CT scanner and telemedicine capabilities are evaluated and treated nearly two times faster than people taken in a regular ambulance, according to a study published in the March 8, 2017, online issue of NeurologyA , the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. An ischemic stroke is the most common kind of stroke, when a blood clot blocks blood flow to the brain.

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  12. University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Enrolls First Patient in...Read the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Newswise

    University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center patient Richard Bartlett, 62, of Magnolia, Ohio, has become the first in the nation to enroll in a new study for very high risk head and neck cancer. "The study is one of the first ever to use 'quadra-modality' therapy, or in other words, four different types of therapy for this cancer," said Min Yao, MD, PhD, the UH principal investigator, a radiation oncologist at UH and a professor of radiation oncology at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

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  13. Coral Reefs Grow Faster and Healthier When Parrotfish Are AbundantRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | Newswise

    Caribbean coral reefs have become biologically and economically degraded habitats. The relative weight of the big factors in this ecological catastrophe--pollution, overfishing, warming and ocean acidification--is hotly debated by marine biologists.

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  14. AACI Commends House Passage of Revised 21st Century Cures ActRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | Newswise

    By a roll call vote of 392-26, the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a revised version of the 21st Century Cures Act, which provides $1.8 billion for cancer research. The bipartisan bill is headed to the Senate for a final vote.

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  15. New AACI President Gerson Aims to Integrate Cancer Treatment Advances into the CommunityRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | Newswise

    Stanton L. Gerson, MD , became the new president of the Association of American Cancer Institutes during AACI's annual meeting in Chicago, held October 23-25. Dr. Gerson is the Asa and Patricia Shiverick- Jane Shiverick Professor of Hematological Oncology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, director of the National Cancer Institute -Designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, in Cleveland, OH, founding director of the National Center for Regenerative Medicine, and Distinguished University Professor at Case Western Reserve University.

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  16. NCCN Publishes New Clinical Practice Guidelines for Myeloproliferative NeoplasmsRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | Newswise

    Myeloproliferative Neoplasms are a group of blood cancers characterized by significant symptoms and a high risk of transformation into acute leukemia. These cancers-Myelofibrosis, Essential Thrombocythemia , and Polycythemia vera -affect approximately 13,000, 134,000, and 148,000 patients in the United States, respectively.

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  17. Shedding Light on the Limits of the Expanded Genetic CodeRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Newswise

    In 2014, scientists made a huge news splash when they reported the ability to grow bacteria with an expanded genetic code. Critics feared the rise of unnatural creatures; others appreciated the therapeutic potential of the development.

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  18. Olympics-Style Cybathlon Competition to Showcase Use of Advanced Assistive DevicesRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2016 | Newswise

    While most of the world's attention this summer has been on the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a small team from Cleveland, Ohio, has had their eyes set on a fundamentally different kind of athletic competition for human-machine teams. This first-of-its-kind event, the international Cybathlon, features contests for people with disabilities using assistive technologies, and will take place on Oct. 8, 2016, in Zurich, Switzerland.

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  19. Fluoride Consumption Linked to Diabetes Using Mathematical ModelsRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2016 | Newswise

    Water fluoridation prevents dental cavities, which are a costly public health concern. But despite the benefits supplemental water fluoridation remains a controversial subject.

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