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News-Medical-Net
New 3-D printed biomaterial could be effective in treating children with bone defectsprofessor of materials science and engineering in Northwestern's McCormick Scho
New 3-D printed biomaterial could be effective in treating children with bone defects
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 hours ago
professor of materials science and engineering in Northwestern's McCormick School of Engineering and of surgery in the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. The new study, evaluating the material with human stem cells and within... Read more
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PhysOrg
Volkswagen emissions cheat may lead to 50 premature deaths, $423 million in economic costs, study findsmillion in economic costs. The analysis was led by scientists at Columbia Univ
Volkswagen emissions cheat may lead to 50 premature deaths, $423 million in economic costs, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
million in economic costs. The analysis was led by scientists at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Results appear in the International Journal of Environmental Research... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research findings point to potential new targeted therapy for SMA& Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. He also is Assistant Professo
Research findings point to potential new targeted therapy for SMA
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
& Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. He also is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Physiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Infants born with SMA are not able to hold up their heads or sit up on... Read more
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FOX News
Moderate to high blood pressure at age 18 significantly increases risk for heart diseaseAnd how are those patterns associated with heart disease development?” Allen, a
Moderate to high blood pressure at age 18 significantly increases risk for heart disease
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
And how are those patterns associated with heart disease development?” Allen, assistant professor of preventive medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, told FoxNews.com. Using data gathered from 4,681 participants in the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New dermatological treatment could potentially help prevent or reverse diabetic neuropathyfor the neuropathy of diabetes," said corresponding author Dr. Amy Paller, the
New dermatological treatment could potentially help prevent or reverse diabetic neuropathy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
for the neuropathy of diabetes," said corresponding author Dr. Amy Paller, the Walter J. Hamlin professor of dermatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and director of Northwestern's Skin Disease Research Center. "We're... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study to look at impact of common antidepressants on pregnant womenNorthwestern Medicine Prentice Women's Hospital and the Northwestern University
New study to look at impact of common antidepressants on pregnant women
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
Northwestern Medicine Prentice Women's Hospital and the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry is home to a landmark study that will, for the first time, take a close look at the impact of certain common... Read more
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Psych Central
Postpartum Psychosis Often Missed in Women With Bipolar Disordersaid senior author Dr. Katherine Wisner, a professor of psychiatry and behavior
Postpartum Psychosis Often Missed in Women With Bipolar Disorder
Psych Central / Posted 18 days ago
said senior author Dr. Katherine Wisner, a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Physicians are often reluctant to prescribe lithium for breastfeeding... Read more
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Pregnant women with bipolar disorder at higher risk for developing postpartum psychosisWisner, the Norman and Helen Asher Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Scien
Pregnant women with bipolar disorder at higher risk for developing postpartum psychosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
Wisner, the Norman and Helen Asher Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a Northwestern Medicine psychiatrist. "This is a really serious... Read more
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CBS News
The football injuries most likely to take down an NFL player's careerankle,” said study co-author Dr. Wellington Hsu. He is director of research wit
The football injuries most likely to take down an NFL player's career
CBS News / Posted 20 days ago
ankle,” said study co-author Dr. Wellington Hsu. He is director of research with the department of orthopedic surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, in Chicago. And while they’re not the hardest to repair, Hsu said, it... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New blood test helps identify bacterial infection in infants with feverdepartment physician at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, a
New blood test helps identify bacterial infection in infants with fever
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
department physician at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, as well as Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. "A simple blood test could replace invasive procedures like a spinal... Read more
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CBS News
Lasting childbirth pain could have serious side effectsWisner, a perinatal psychiatrist who directs the Asher Center for the Study and
Lasting childbirth pain could have serious side effects
CBS News / Posted 24 days ago
Wisner, a perinatal psychiatrist who directs the Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disordersat the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. The newest and most intriguing piece of data provided by... Read more
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FOX News
Lasting childbirth pain tied to postpartum depressionWisner, a perinatal psychiatrist who directs the Asher Center for the Study and
Lasting childbirth pain tied to postpartum depression
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
Wisner, a perinatal psychiatrist who directs the Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disordersat the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. The newest and most intriguing piece of data provided by... Read more
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FOX News
Drug shows promise in reducing abnormal brain proteins linked to Alzheimer’sis a remarkable therapeutic achievement and a tremendous advance for the field,
Drug shows promise in reducing abnormal brain proteins linked to Alzheimer’s
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
is a remarkable therapeutic achievement and a tremendous advance for the field,” Robert Vassar, a neuroscientist at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, told Science. Additionally, participants who took... Read more
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FOX News
Pulled by different forces, women in medicine need to stand by their career and family choicesat Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, and assistant professo
Pulled by different forces, women in medicine need to stand by their career and family choices
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, and assistant professor of pediatrics and medical education at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Sarah C. Bauer, MD, is a developmental pediatrician at Lurie Children’s... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study highlights burden of increasing patient volume in emergency departmentsdepartments continue to be squeezed by pressures inside and outside the hospita
Study highlights burden of increasing patient volume in emergency departments
News-Medical-Net / Posted a month ago
departments continue to be squeezed by pressures inside and outside the hospital," said Scott Dresden, MD, MS, of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Ill., the lead author of the Illinois paper. "A large... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois emergency room visits increased after Obamacare, study saysmore patients in will continue to make that worse," said Dr. Scott Dresden, an
Illinois emergency room visits increased after Obamacare, study says
Chicago Tribune / Posted a month ago
more patients in will continue to make that worse," said Dr. Scott Dresden, an assistant professor of emergency medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and the lead author of the study. Emergency visits in Illinois... Read more

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