Baylor College of Medicine Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. IOL Alternatives to MultifocalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Review of Ophthalmology

    ... system. Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, FACS, a clinical professor of ophthalmology at Houston's Baylor College of Medicine, says the EDOF lens may fill a niche for certain surgeons and patients. "About 8 percent of the lenses used today are ...

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  2. Get to Know Your Femtosecond OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Review of Ophthalmology

    ... dock with a femtosecond laser," says Doug Koch, MD, chair of the ophthalmology department at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. "It's easy to place on the eye and it's not threatening to the patient; it's just a small suction ring being ...

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  3. Toric IOLs: Nailing The AlignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Review of Ophthalmology

    ... astigmatism." A similar experience led Douglas D. Koch, MD, professor of ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, to uncover some key factors that can affect the outcome when implanting a toric IOL - both in the near and long term. "I ...

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  4. Precision medicine and the prevention of cardiovascular disease on older AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... biggest risk factor for developing cardiovascular disease, a team of preventive cardiologists at Baylor College of Medicine have found that by adding screening for certain biomarkers to the traditional risk factors of heart diseases, doctors may be ...

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  5. Golf-grip study may reduce pain, improve play for those with arthritisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... your golf game this spring, be sure to watch youra wrist. According to a hand and wrist expert at Baylor College of Medicine, wrist injuries are one of the most common types of golf injuries. Researchers from the University of Granada have led a ...

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  6. Fluoroquinolones linked to increased risk of aortic diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in the journal PNAS, however, that a common asthma drug can retard ... A team of researchers at Baylor College of Medicine, the Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine's Cardiovascular Research Institute has found that ciprofloxacin, a ...

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  7. Timely tips for sick-free travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    If traveling is in your near future, there are a number of things you can do to keep from getting sick and spoiling your trip. "We are having a bad cold and flu season , so it is really important to remember to practice good general health hygiene so as to not get sick or spread germs," Dr. Irvin Sulapas said in a news release from the Baylor College of Medicine.

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  8. Mental Health Treatment for Victims of Human TraffickingRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | Health News Digest

    ... treatments for human trafficking victims, according to the first of two articles by experts at Baylor College of Medicine: Temilola Salami, PhD (now at Sam Houston State University), Mollie Gordon, MD, John Coverdale, MD, and Phuong Nguyen, PhD. In ...

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  9. TSRI scientists zero in on treatment for Charcot-Marie-Tooth diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... Hughes Medical Institute and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies; C. Thomas Caskey of Baylor College of Medicine; Ge Bai of The Scripps Research Institute and the Salk Institute of Biological Studies; and Chengbiao Wu of the University of ...

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  10. Rice, Baylor College of Medicine presidents sign letter to Congress on endowment taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Chron

    On Wednesday, Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine presidents joined others nationwide in calling a new tax on endowment incomes "unprecedented and damaging" in a letter to U.S. lawmakers. President Donald Trump signed the tax bill into law more than two months ago.

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  11. Second Sight Medical Products' (EYES) CEO Will McGuire on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... We plan to continue with an additional four patients in this feasibility study at UCLA and the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston this year. Our efforts also extend to the expansion of our treatable RP market, to include better sighted ...

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  12. Mental Health Treatment for Victims of Human Trafficking - Journal of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Newswise

    The recommendations are based largely on research in other groups of traumatized patients - reflecting the lack of evidence on mental health treatments for human trafficking victims, according to the first of two articles by experts at Baylor College of Medicine: Temilola Salami, PhD , Mollie Gordon, MD, John Coverdale, MD, and Phuong Nguyen, PhD. In the second paper, the authors call for psychiatry to take the lead in coordinating an integrated care approach for this large and highly vulnerable group of patients.

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  13. Susceptibility to Hypertensive Renal Disease in the Spontaneously...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Circulation

    Susceptibility to Hypertensive Renal Disease in the Spontaneously Hypertensive Rat Is Influenced by 2 Loci Affecting Blood Pressure and Immunoglobulin Repertoire From the Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Texas HSC at Houston ; and Department of Pediatrics and Department of Pathology and Immunology , Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. From the Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Texas HSC at Houston ; and Department of Pediatrics and Department of Pathology and Immunology , Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.

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  14. Facts, figures show how impressive the Texas Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Hermann days long before Life Flight. 1946: The first facility built in the Texas Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine's Cullen Building rises from a clearing in the woods. 1946: The first facility built in the Texas Medical Center, Baylor ...

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  15. Slow-release hydrogel aids immunotherapy for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... and Andrew Sikora, vice chair for research and co-director of the head and neck cancer program at Baylor College of Medicine. The research was supported by the National Institutes of Health, the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation, the Welch ...

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  16. Last of the firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | UT Southwestern Medical Center

    ... class of the new medical school, which had been established 11 months earlier, in May 1943, after Baylor College of Medicine moved from Dallas to Houston. have graduated from what eventually became UT Southwestern Medical School. Through the ...

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  17. Atomwise, which uses AI to improve drug discovery, raises $45M Series ARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... including Merck, Monsanto, more than 40 major research universities (Harvard, Duke, Stanford and Baylor College of Medicine among them) and biotech firms. "There are two distinct problems in drug discovery: biology and chemistry," he said. "If ...

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  18. Maximizing nutrition during cancer careRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The physical and emotional tolls chemotherapy can have on a patient undergoing cancer treatment are well known, but there are many myths when it comes to managing fitness and nutrition during treatment. "I think one of the biggest misconceptions surrounding chemotherapy is that patients will lose weight ," said Rachel Dudley, nutritionist in the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine.

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  19. Tips for diabetics to put their best foot forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Weekend

    Identifying and addressing foot problems as a result of diabetes should be a priority for diabetics. A podiatrist with Baylor College of Medicine outlines the types of foot issues that can be encountered and how they can be treated.

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  20. David Paton, MD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Dr. Paton is a board-certified ophthalmologist and professor emeritus of ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, since 1998. He is best known for founding Project Orbis (now called Orbis International, Inc.) in 1970. The ...

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