Northwestern Medicine, Lurie Children’s Hospital and the Drug Enforcement Administration team up for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Every day, nearly 100 Americans die after overdosing on opioids, including prescription pain medications. Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs....
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Proton therapy treatment for prostate cancer is associated with higher survival rates and decreased risk of complications compared to intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) according to a new study by researchers at the Northwestern Medicine...
25-Oct-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center will host over 200 leading clinicians, physicists and researchers in the growing field of proton therapy at the 4th Annual Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group North-America (PTCOG-NA) Conference, being...
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Northwestern Medicine has launched a first of its kind center dedicated to providing comprehensive care to women for two often unmet areas of women’s healthcare – sexual health and menopause. The Center for Sexual Medicine and Menopause at...
17-Oct-2017 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Three Northwestern Medicine Hospitals Ranked Among “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report
Three Northwestern Medicine hospitals are recognized by U.S. News & World Report in its 2017-18 Best Hospitals rankings. Northwestern Memorial Hospital is again recognized as one of the top hospitals in the country ranking No. 13 on the prestigious...
8-Aug-2017 5:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Supported by a $3.3 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) RO1 grant, Fedak and Barker will use 4D-Flow MRI, a cutting-edge imaging technique that allows visualization of three-dimensional blood flow in real time, and tissue analysis to inform...
5-Jul-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Accreditation puts program in elite national group vetted for comprehensive treatments.
10-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Northwestern Memorial Hospital Best in United States for Heart Attack, Stroke and Heart Failure Survival
In a feat unmatched by any other United States hospital, Northwestern Memorial Hospital is ranked first for survival of patients suffering heart failure and second for survival of patients with heart attack and stroke, the three most common and dire...
24-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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Nelson Bennett, MD, urologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital is available to comment on first erectile dysfunction (ED) cream in the U.S.
13-Feb-2018 6:05 PM EST
Northwestern Medicine expert, Dr. Tanya Simuni, available to discuss Neil Diamond's Parkinson's diagnosis.
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Researchers at Northwestern Medicine Want to Get Ahead of the Game When It Comes to Women with a New Diagnosis of DCIS
28-Sep-2017 5:05 PM EDT
Maciej Lesniak, MD, Neurosurgeon @NorthwesternMed Is Available to Discuss Sen. McCain's Brain Tumor Diagnosis.
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Ben Stiller's Surgeon Edward Schaeffer, MD Is Available to Discuss Newest Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines Proposed by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
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