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- KU School of Medicine researcher examines effects of statins on muscles and exercise
May 22, 2019 -- A researcher in the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology at the University of Kansas Medical Center has launched a new study to investigate some surprising ways that statins adversely impact a person’s health over time.
- Researchers learn innovative ways to communicate science
May 15, 2019 -- Nearly 250 people from 21 states and 59 research organizations attended the Research Community Forum, hosted by the the University of Kansas Medical Center and the Office for Human Research Protections, which provides leadership in the protection of the rights, welfare, and wellbeing of individuals involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
- KU School of Nursing hosts 2019 Midwest Nursing Research Society conference
Apr 09, 2019 -- The University of Kansas School of Nursing hosted the 43th annual Midwest Nursing Research Society research conference, which was held March 27-30, 2019, at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Kansas City. Nearly 900 nursing scholars and students attended from 36 states and five countries.
- KU Cancer Center to test whether omega-3 can prevent colon cancer in Lynch patients
Mar 29, 2019 -- Anwaar Saeed, M.D., is launching the first clinical trial to examine the effectiveness of fish oil supplements, which contain omega-3 fatty acids, in protecting against colon cancer for people with Lynch syndrome.
- KU Medical Center physicians testing new procedure for patients at high risk for severe heart failure
Mar 22, 2019 -- A team of physician-researchers at the University of Kansas Medical Center is testing a new procedure that replaces a leaky heart valve for patients who are at high risk for heart failure but are too frail or ill for open heart surgery.
Last modified: Jul 26, 2018