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KU research could be a game-changer for athletes with exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
Feb 05, 2016 -- A research project being conducted by the KU Asthma Center at the University of Kansas Medical Center may help formulate a field screening test to determine if an athlete is at risk for exercise-induced asthma
Midwest Cancer Alliance teams up with the Kansas Masons to conduct a record number of cancer screenings in 2015
Jan 04, 2016 -- Working with the Kansas Masonic Foundation, University of Kansas Medical Center doctors screened nearly 2,000 people across Kansas for skin and prostate cancer in 2015
KU Medical Center's top news stories in 2015
Dec 29, 2015 -- The work being done by University of Kansas Medical Center faculty and students made national and international news in 2015.
University Distinguished Professor Emeritus Marc Asher publishes book on renowned spine doctor Paul Harrington
Dec 10, 2015 -- Marc Asher has published a book titled “Dogged Persistence: Harrington, Post-polio Scoliosis, and the Origin of Spine Instrumentation,” which examines the life and work of KU School of Medicine alumnus Paul Harrington
KU occupational therapy program helps Mosaic clients experience employment success
Dec 10, 2015 -- The University of Kansas Department of Occupational Therapy Education and Mosaic of Northeast Kansas are helping people with intellectual disabilities hold down jobs and participate in community activities
A study shows a training program being used at KU Medical Center and KU Hospital has improved outcomes from obstetric emergencies
Nov 23, 2015 -- A study in the Journal of Perinatology finds a classroom and simulation program being used at KU Medical Center has signficantly improved outcomes for mothers and their babies experiencing obstetric emergencies
Last modified: Nov 06, 2015