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Prostate Cancer Patients Would Pay $2,000 for More Accurate Biopsies, Loyola Study Finds

Prostate cancer patients are willing to pay up to $2,000 of their own money for a new high-tech biopsy technique that significantly improves accuracy, according to a study published in the journal Urology Practice
25-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Two Surgeons Team Up to Remove 2,000 Cranial Base Tumors

In one of the nation’s longest and most successful surgical partnerships, Loyola Medicine neurosurgeon Douglas Anderson, MD, and otologic surgeon John Leonetti, MD, have worked together to remove nearly 2,000 cranial base tumors during the past 30...
18-Apr-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Emergency Departments Administering More Medications Through the Nose

Administering medications through the nose as an alternative to injections or IVs is becoming increasingly popular in emergency departments and ambulances, according to a paper by Loyola Medicine pharmacists.
18-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Police Officer Becomes Loyola's 900th Lung Transplant Patient


A Chicago police officer has become the 900th patient to receive a life-saving lung transplant at Loyola Medicine. “It’s given me a whole new life,” said officer Theresa Boss-French. “Since my transplant, I have not coughed once or struggled...
12-Apr-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Sports Medicine Physician to Assist at NCAA Frozen Four Hockey Tournament


Loyola Medicine sports medicine physician Douglas Evans, MD, will help coordinate emergency medical coverage for athletes during the 2017 NCAA Frozen Four hockey tournament April 6 – 8 in Chicago.
29-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Electronic Health Records Improve Weekend Surgery Outcomes

Electronic health record systems significantly improve outcomes for patients who undergo surgeries on weekends, according to a Loyola Medicine study published in JAMA Surgery.
27-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Health Psychologists Now Treating Functional Heartburn, Crohn's Disease, IBS and other GI Disorders

Health psychologists have begun treating gastrointestinal disorders that are strongly affected by stress, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s disease, functional heartburn, functional dyspepsia and ulcerative colitis.
23-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Architect Juan Gabriel Moreno Named to Loyola University Health System Board of Directors


Juan Gabriel Moreno, president and founder of the highly acclaimed JGMA (Juan Gabriel Moreno Architects), has been named to the Board of Directors of Loyola University Health System (LUHS).
21-Mar-2017 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

New PSA Guidelines "Absolutely Necessary and a Very Good Step Forward."

12-Apr-2017 1:30 PM EDT

Loyola Pediatric Infectious Disease Expert Available to Discuss Mumps Cases in Illinois Northwest Suburbs


6-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EST

Loyola Infectious Disease Experts Available To Talk About Flu And Why Nasal Flu Mist is not Recommended This Year

29-Sep-2016 5:05 PM EDT

Sports Medicine Expert Available to Discuss Olympics Injuries

1-Aug-2016 1:05 PM EDT

FDA Approves First Absorbable Cardiac Stent

5-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT

Health Tips for a Healthy Fourth of July

Fireworks. Parades. Outdoor sports. Barbecues. The Fourth of July holiday weekend is a time to celebrate with family and friends, not spend time in the emergency room. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 230 people go to...
1-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Extending Anti-Estrogen Therapy by Five Years Helps Breast Cancer Patients

6-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Ask a Loyola Burn Surgeon if the Burn/Severe Cold Scenes in the Revenant, Chicago Med and Chicago Fire Are True


1-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

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