Leaders from the Big Ten universities’ cancer centers will kick-off the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium on June 1. They are uniting to transform cancer research through collaborative oncology trials that leverage the scientific and clinical expertise of the Big Ten universities.
As hospitals face pressure to distinguish themselves from peers through better patient care and outcomes, an increasing number of health care providers are requiring pediatricians to become board certified before gaining hospital privileges.
Across the country, patients use marijuana in hopes that it will ease the symptoms of many conditions. But there isn't much research on medical marijuana. Now, U-M researchers have received funding to study the issue.
Are certain drugs more effective against some types of prostate cancers than others? A new clinical trial is testing whether targeting treatments to a genetic anomaly can lead to better treatments for advanced prostate cancer.
A study from the June issue of Anesthesiologyfound feedback from the front region of the brain is a crucial building block for consciousness and that its disruption is associated with unconsciousness when the anesthetics ketamine, propofol or sevoflurane are administered.
Every day, their baby stopped breathing, his collapsed bronchus blocking the crucial flow of air to his lungs. April and Bryan Gionfriddo watched helplessly, just praying that somehow the dire predictions weren’t true.
Children with obstructive sleep apnea who had a common surgery to remove their tonsils and adenoids showed notable improvements in behavior, quality of life and other symptoms compared to those treated with “watchful waiting” and supportive care, according to a new study.