Research

New Breathing Tube for Cardiac Arrest Could Save Thousands

Oct 12, 2018 at 02:09 pm by steve

A study comparing two breathing tubes used by paramedics during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest shows that the King laryngeal tube was superior to the more commonly used endotr.... Read More

Caffeine Consumption can aid in Pain Modulation

Oct 12, 2018 at 02:08 pm by steve

According to a 2014 study, 85 percent of the U.S. population consumes at least one caffeinated beverage per day, with coffee as the leading source by far, for an average intak.... Read More

Improving Sleep Quality for Breast Cancer Survivors

Sep 18, 2018 at 03:27 pm by steve

A study by researchers at the UAB School of Health Professions published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, the official journal of the American College of Sp.... Read More

Drug Slows Brain Damage in Multiple Sclerosis

Sep 18, 2018 at 03:25 pm by steve

Results from a clinical trial of more than 250 participants with progressive multiple sclerosis revealed that ibudilast was better than a placebo in slowing down brain shrinka.... Read More

Researcher Finds Risk of Later Death after Donor Blood, Marrow Transplant in Childhood

Sep 18, 2018 at 03:23 pm by steve

While blood and marrow transplants can save the life of a pediatric cancer patient, research out of the UAB found that those patients may be at an increased risk of premature.... Read More

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Nov 18, 2022 at 03:06 pm by steve

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