Stanford University Medical Center Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Becton, Dickinson and Company Announces Early Access Program For BD...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... technologies," said Dr. Vivek Bhalla, assistant professor of medicine (nephrology) at the Stanford University Medical Center. "Our early work with the BD Resolve platform has allowed us to sequence single cells from multiple samples at the same ...

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  2. Guest Opinion: Measuring the challenges for city's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... services than new businesses do. $2.5 million/year -- the amount pledged annually by the Stanford University Medical Center to get one-third of its employees to use alternatives to single-occupancy vehicles. The jobs imbalance creates traffic and ...

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  3. Is Pain A Symptom Or A Disease?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | National Public Radio

    ... Pain Management at the Packard Children's Hospital and professor of anesthesiology at the Stanford University Medical Center . He studies the cause and effects of pain. A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to ...

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  4. Baxter names new board memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Cardiology Services at Harvard Medical School-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center and Georgetown University Medical Center. Oesterle received his bachelor's degree, summa cum laude, from Harvard University; ...

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  5. Baxter International Appoints Dr. To Its BoardRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... Cardiology Services at Harvard Medical School-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center and Georgetown University Medical Center. Dr. Oesterle received his bachelor's degree, summa cum laude , from Harvard ...

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  6. Women Plastic Surgery Trainees Confront Anti-Pregnancy CultureRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Health News Digest

    Despite a growing number of women training to become plastic surgeons, only about one-third of residency programs have a formal maternity leave policy, according to an award-winning study published in the January issue of With more women training in plastic surgery, we wanted to investigate how many plastic surgery programs support the pregnant resident," says Dr. Heather J. Furnas, adjunct assistant professor at Stanford University Medical Center and lead author of the article.

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  7. High TG, low HDL-C levels may help further stratify CHD riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A high fasting triglyceride level combined with a low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol level is associated with increased risks of incident coronary heart disease and ischemic stroke, especially for patients with diabetes or a low-density lipoprotein cholesterol level of a< 130 mg/dL, independent of other atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk factors, according to a study published online Jan. 25 in Diabetes Care . Jennifer S. Lee, M.D., from the Stanford University Medical Center in California, and colleagues studied 3,216 American Indians who were free from cardiovascular disease at baseline in a prospective cohort .

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  8. Is Anesthesia Opt-Out Rule Delivering on Promise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    ... to improving access," says Eric Sun, MD, PhD, an assistant professor of anesthesiology at Stanford University Medical Center, and one of the study's authors.

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  9. Your Smartphone Could Soon Be a Powerful Tool for Detecting Skin CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Government Executive

    ... Thrun, researchers showed the AI thousands and thousands of medical images - 129,450 from Stanford University Medical Center and 18 open-source repositories, to be exact - which are labeled to tell the machine what it's looking at. After looking at ...

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  10. Diabetes Cure Research 2017: Growing Organs In A Rodent For A TransplantRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | Medical Daily

    ... organs from one species in the body of another may one day relieve transplant shortages," Stanford University Medical Center said in a statement . "The success of the interspecies transplantation suggests that a similar technique could one day be ...

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  11. Type 1 diabetes: Interspecies transplantation may be a viable treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Scientists have advanced the possibility of producing human transplantable tissue for the treatment of type 1 diabetes, after successfully reversing the condition in mice transplanted with cells from rat-grown pancreases. Researchers from Stanford University Medical Center in Palo Alto, CA, and the University of Tokyo in Japan reveal how they transplanted functional, insulin-producing cells grown in rats into mice with type 1 diabetes .

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  12. Your smartphone could soon be the first step for diagnosing skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | TechCrunch

    ... diseases. Over 18 online repositories were used to build the training dataset alongside Stanford University Medical Center. "Our system requires no hand-crafted features; it is trained end-to-end directly from image labels and raw pixels, with a ...

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  13. Pitt cancer researchers honored with 2017 Paul Ehrlich and Ludwig Darmstaedter PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... held faculty positions in Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgery and at Stanford University Medical Center. Chang also served as a research scientist at the DNAX Research Institute of Molecular Biology in Palo Alto, Calif. In 2015, ...

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  14. Researchers figure out how to deliver drugs to brain using ultrasoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Science Blog

    ... talk therapy sessions," says Raag Airan, assistant professor of radiology at Stanford University Medical Center and co-author of the paper. "Current technologies can at best quiet down half of the brain at a time, so they are too nonspecific to be ...

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  15. Novel noninvasive method precisely tweaks brain activity in rats using ultrasound pulsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Medical News

    ... be unneeded and unwanted. Raag Airan, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of radiology at Stanford University Medical Center and co-author of the paper, says: "When working with a patient who has post-traumatic stress disorder, for example, it would be ...

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  16. Noninvasive Ultrasound Pulses Used to Precisely Tweak Rat Brain ActivityRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Newswise

    ... be unneeded and unwanted. Raag Airan, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of radiology at Stanford University Medical Center and co-author of the paper, says: "When working with a patient who has post-traumatic stress disorder, for example, it would be ...

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  17. Access to anesthesia care not increased when states 'opt-out' of Medicare rule, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Medical News

    ... author and assistant professor of anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California. "It would be advantageous to decrease the distance patients must travel for surgery and anesthesia care, ...

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  18. Access to anesthesia care is not improved when states eliminate physician supervisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... author and assistant professor of anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California. "It would be advantageous to decrease the distance patients must travel for surgery and anesthesia care, ...

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  19. Access to Anesthesia Care Is Not Improved When States Eliminate Physician Supervision, Study FindsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Newswise

    ... author and assistant professor of anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California. "It would be advantageous to decrease the distance patients must travel for surgery and anesthesia care, ...

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  20. Not So Different After All: 5 Overlapping Skills Needed in Life Science Academia vs. IndustryRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | BioSpace

    ... and business management skills overlap as well. Stephanie Eberle , director of the Stanford University Medical Center Career Center , writing for Inside Higher Ed , describes the top skills needed and how they overlap. Before breaking down those ...

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