Research Matters Archive

Sep 17 2018 - 8:00am
Infants with congenital heart disease and central sleep apnea are four times more likely to die in the hospital, researchers find.
Sep 12 2018 - 9:42am
Expanding a successful diabetes self-management program, developed by researchers at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and El Colegio de Sonora, to a regional health system in Sonora, Mexico, is the focus of a new research project led by Benjamín Aceves, MPH, MA, public health doctoral candidate.
Sep 11 2018 - 9:11am
University of Arizona Cancer Center researchers clarify questions surrounding estrogen’s role in breast cancer, which could lead to more precise treatments for ER-positive breast cancers.
Sep 5 2018 - 9:10am
A $4.4 million grant from the Department of Defense will help researchers test two drug candidates for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis — a deadly disease with no cure.
Sep 5 2018 - 7:56am
Powered by results from her recent See Me Smoke Free study with women smokers, Judith S. Gordon, PhD, hopes to use guided imagery to help underserved smokers harness the power of their minds to help them quit.
Sep 4 2018 - 9:21am
The four-year National Cancer Institute grant will enable Terry A. Badger, PhD, to study a precision approach to decreasing psychological distress in both cancer patients and their family caregivers during treatment.
Aug 30 2018 - 10:00am
The Limesand Lab at the University of Arizona is devoted to improving quality of life for head-and-neck cancer survivors, who often suffer from irreversible dry mouth.
Aug 21 2018 - 9:29am
New UA-led research found that open office seating arrangements offer health benefits not seen in workers in cubicles or private offices.
Aug 21 2018 - 8:11am
A globally recognized physician-scientist who specializes in severe adult asthma, the pulmonologist and chair of the University of Arizona Department of Medicine joins UA President Robert C. Robbins, MD, as a member of the council that advises the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and National Institutes of Health.
Aug 9 2018 - 9:39am
The algorithms will be incorporated into electronic health record systems to alert providers about relevant, patient-specific, potential drug interactions.

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