LSU Health Sciences Center Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 3-year-old with disfiguring facial tumour receives life-changing surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... Dr. Celso Palmieri, an assistant professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, La., was reading online publications from his home country of Brazil. Palmieri stumbled upon a post where ...

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  2. IT network upgrades support LSUHealthNO research enterpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... but they also contribute to the health of the economy by generating jobs and economic impact." LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates Louisiana's health care professionals. The state's most comprehensive health sciences university, LSU ...

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  3. Precision Spine Release: Company Announces 510(k) Clearance Of The ShurFit ACIF 2C SystemRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | BioSpace

    Precision Spine, Inc., a medical device company dedicated to Made-in-the-USA manufacturing, has announced today that it recently received 510 clearance of its ShurFitA ACIF 2C Anterior Cervical Interbody System, which is made from medical grade polyetheretherketone and coated with both commercially pure Titanium and Hydroxyapatite . The innovative combination of two proven biomaterials is expected to provide a superior solution to physicians working to achieve biologic fusion.

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  4. Precision Spine Announces 510(k) Clearance of the ShurFit ACIF 2C SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Business Wire

    The innovative combination of two proven biomaterials is expected to provide a superior solution to physicians working to achieve biologic fusion. "The ShurFit ACIF 2C Anterior Cervical Interbody System's distinguishing feature is its unique coating of both Titanium and Hydroxyapatite, materials which have a long clinical history of facilitating bone on-growth, and makes enhanced fixation possible while the process of biologic fusion takes place," said John Steck, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, who was instrumental in the design and development of the device with Precision Spine engineers.

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  5. Hey, parents: Time to 'step up,' be annoying, set limits on digital-media use, doctors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Advocate

    ... get a little annoying, said Dr. Joseph A. Grizzaffi, an assistant professor of psychiatry at the LSU Health Sciences Center. Raising kids in the digital world presents new challenges. Dr. Grizzaffi and Dr. Thiravat Choojitarom, a pediatrician with ...

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  6. LSUhealthNO's Gilpin only one in LA chosen for high us government honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... receive his award, which includes financial support for his work, at the White House in May 2017. LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates Louisiana's health care professionals. The state's most comprehensive health sciences university, LSU ...

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  7. First study to show parents' concerns about neighborhood restrict kids' outdoor playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... Center at Pennington Biomedical Research Center and NIDDK (CNRU) 1P30 DK072476 and R01 HD49046. LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates Louisiana's health care professionals. The state's most comprehensive health sciences university, LSU ...

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  8. Cleaning out Charity Hospital will begin TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Charity Hospital is alight in this 2004 photo, about 17 months before the hospital was abandoned in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. , marking the final step LSU Health Sciences Center will oversee before turning the building over to the state's Division of Administration.

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  9. While Not Necessarily Reality, Perception Can Cause Reality to EvolveRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Newswise

    ... look, sound and smell could be a result of how our eyes, ears and nose perceive the world." LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates Louisiana's health care professionals. The state's most comprehensive health sciences university, LSU Health ...

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  10. DEA seeks 25 percent cut in opioid drug productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... it's going to drive the black market for pain pills and heroin use," said Professor Jim Becnel at LSU Health Sciences Center. That's why the government is attacking this issue on several fronts, such as retraining physicians to consider non-opioid ...

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  11. LSU Health: $6.4M contract to clean vacant Charity HospitalRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2016 | Washington Times

    Early next year, crews will begin cleaning out the art deco public hospital abandoned after Hurricane Katrina flooded New Orleans. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans tells WDSU-TV that it has awarded a $6.4 million contract to clean Charity Hospital.

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  12. Contractors to begin cleaning out Charity Hospital in early JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... up will make it easier," said state Senate President John Alario, a member of the group. The LSU Health Sciences Center, which ran the hospital and still oversees the site, awarded contracts for the cleanup to Zimmer-Eschette Service II and ...

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  13. Charity Hospital will be cleaned out starting in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Charity Hospital is alight in this 2004 photo, about 17 months before the hospital was abandoned in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. (Photo by Jennifer Zdon, NOLA.com Officials at LSU Health Sciences Center plan to ring in the new year with a new start for Charity Hospital.

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  14. Business People: Oklahoma firms' hirings and promotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Jamie Brickman named managing partner of KPMG 's Oklahoma region. Brickman will be responsible for the strategic direction and growth of KPMG's Oklahoma offices in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, and support the development of its nearly 60 partners and professionals.

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  15. NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #727 9 December 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Space Ref

    ... and funds for the RNA-Seq sample processing were provided by the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center at LSU Health Sciences Center - Shreveport (LH). Bioinformatic analysis was supported by grants R01 AI101046 (EKF) and R01 AI106676 (EKF) from National ...

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  16. Research providing promising new treatments for melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... from melanoma since the mid-1980s, with the death rate on the rise in people age 50 and older. LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates Louisiana's health care professionals. The state's most comprehensive health sciences university, LSU ...

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  17. Instinct to help links Central teen, doctor in training following Essen Lane attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Advocate

    Dr. Randall Cornateanu, left, a second year resident at the LSU Health Sciences Center serving his residency at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, exchanges contact information with Central High School first responder class student Daniel Wesley, in wheelchair, after an interview Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 at OLOL RMC. Cornateanu tried to help the fatally wounded April Peck, 30, after the recent shooting on Essen Lane, and also Wesley, who was run over and shot by the perpetrator while Wesley tried to render aid to Peck.

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  18. Man gets new ear by growing it in armRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... "I'm not bringing him home and having him in some facility. I just couldn't get past that deal." LSU Health Sciences Center doctors are doing something else to heal Kip's wounds. He is about to become one of the few people in the world to have the ...

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  19. Key to the Cure makes shopping a cause to benefit Louisiana Cancer Research CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    For the random tourist walking through the Shops at Canal Place, all of the action around the entrance of Saks Fifth Avenue on the evening of Oct. 26 no doubt indicated something special was going on. What were all of the people there for? The annual Key to the Cure Charity Shopping Kickoff Gala , which is the first of four days of special events to benefit the Louisiana Cancer Research Center.

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  20. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The News-Star

    ... who has served as a lawmaker since the 1970s. Tarver also criticized BRF for tardy payments to LSU Health Sciences Center, which provides all of the doctors to University Health, and for what he said are wait times as long as "seven or eight hours." ...

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