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April

April 16, 2014

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April 15, 2014

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April 15, 2014

Penn Medicine First to Investigate Shared Decision Making in Radiation Oncology

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April 10, 2014

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April 10, 2014

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April 8, 2014

CurePSP to Partner with Penn Medicine to Raise Additional Funds

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April 8, 2014

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April 8, 2014

Invite to Cover

April 7, 2014

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April 7, 2014

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April 7, 2014

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April 3, 2014

Media Toolkit

April 2, 2014

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April 1, 2014

Commonly Used Neurological Medication Proves Successful at Blocking Brain's Reward System Triggers

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April 1, 2014

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March

March 31, 2014

Announcement

March 31, 2014

Realizing the unique health needs of the LGBT Community

Invitation to Cover

March 31, 2014

News Briefs

March 28, 2014

Media Toolkit

March 25, 2014

Findings Reveal System of Centralized Transplantation Care May Place Lives at Risk

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March 25, 2014

Announcement

March 25, 2014

Professionalism Committee-based Approach is Key to Management of Disruptive and Inappropriate Behaviors

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March 20, 2014

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March 20, 2014

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March 20, 2014

Graduating Medical Students Discover Their Residency Placements During Emotion-filled Event

Invite to Cover

March 20, 2014

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March 19, 2014

Penn Neurodegenerative Ethics Expert to Oversee Ethical Assessment within A4 Prevention Trial

News Brief

March 18, 2014

First Report in Preclinical Study Showing Extended Wakefulness Can Result in Neuronal Injury

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March 17, 2014

Patients with HIV and Hepatitis C Had 80 Percent Higher Rates of Serious Liver Disease than Hepatitis C Patients

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March 17, 2014

Large-Scale Sculpture Celebrates Hope for Patients and Families Carrying BRCA Mutations

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March 17, 2014

Announcement

March 13, 2014

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March 12, 2014

High Relapse Rate in Smokers May be Explained by Diminished Connectivity Among Key Brain Networks

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March 12, 2014

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March 11, 2014

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March 11, 2014

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March 10, 2014

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March 10, 2014

New Art Installation Illustrates DNA Repair and Celebrates Hope for BRCA Patients and Their Families

Invite to Cover

March 10, 2014

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March 6, 2014

Announcement

March 6, 2014

Donation from Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance in Partnership with Hamilton and Finneran Families Launches Center to Improve Research & Care for Rare, Degenerative Disease

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March 5, 2014

Penn Researchers Used Zinc Finger Technology to Safely Build Up Army of Modified T Cells to Repel Virus

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March 4, 2014

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March 3, 2014

Findings Show Genetic Evidence Causally Linking BMI Increases to Higher Risk of Type 2 Diabetes and Blood Pressure

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February

February 28, 2014

Cardiovascular Screenings Wrap Up American Heart Month

Invite to Cover

February 26, 2014

New Study Suggests Evidence-based Narratives Help Emergency Medicine Doctors Improve Recall of Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

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February 26, 2014

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February 24, 2014

Researchers Pinpoint New Molecular Mechanism in Autophagy, Spurs Clinical Trial

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February 21, 2014

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February 20, 2014

Announcement

February 20, 2014

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February 19, 2014

"Reverse Disparity" May Put Insured Patients at Risk of Receiving Suboptimal Care at Non-Trauma Centers

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February 19, 2014

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February 18, 2014

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February 17, 2014

Winning Entries to be Installed in Penn Presbyterian's New Pavilion for Advanced Care

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February 17, 2014

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February 14, 2014

Findings Have Important Implications for the Personalized Treatment of Alcohol Abuse

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February 14, 2014

Findings Reinforce the Need for HIV Testing in Mental Health Settings

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February 13, 2014

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February 13, 2014

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February 12, 2014

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February 11, 2014

Real-Time Software Has Potential to Improve Patient Outcomes and Slow Drug Resistance

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February 11, 2014

Findings May Guide the Search for Improved, Personalized Treatments for Heart Disease

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February 10, 2014

Peer Support Program Improves Access to Care and Quality of Communication while Reducing Repeat Hospitalizations

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February 7, 2014

Program for LGBT Health Focuses on Patient Care, Research, Education, Institutional Climate, and Community Outreach

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February 6, 2014

Media Toolkit

February 6, 2014

Nationwide Defibrillator Design Challenge Kicks Off at Amtrak's Historic Philadelphia 30th Street Station with Inaugural Installation by Penn Designer

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February 5, 2014

Findings Could Influence Process for Allocation of Scarce Organ Resources

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February 5, 2014

Researchers Make First Link Between Menopause, Smoking, and Genetic Variations in White Women

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February 4, 2014

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February 3, 2014

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January

January 30, 2014

Results Contrast with Guidelines Recommending Hormone Therapy Should Not Exceed 5 Years

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January 30, 2014

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January 28, 2014

Invitation to Cover

January 28, 2014

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January 21, 2014

Announcement

January 21, 2014

Growth Chart for the Brain May Pave the Way for Preventive Early Interventions

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January 16, 2014

News Brief

January 16, 2014

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January 16, 2014

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January 16, 2014

Rates of death and stroke similarly low for three major systems

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January 14, 2014

Announcement

January 13, 2014

Innovative Awards to Fund Projects from Institutions Around the World Aimed at Advancing Care for Patients with BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations

Announcement

January 13, 2014

Findings allow for better understanding of how tissue microenvironment affects gene expression in healthy and diseased cells

News Release

January 13, 2014

Measuring Creatine Levels with MRI Has Benefits Over Contrast-Enhanced MRI and MRS

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January 10, 2014

Findings Hold Promise for Individualized Treatment Options for Insomnia

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January 9, 2014

Penn Medicine researchers find new role in stemming bleeding and preventing obstruction of blood flow, explaining need for speed in busting harmful clots

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January 9, 2014

Philadelphia Infestations Are Increasing, With Many Reports in South Philadelphia

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January 3, 2014

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January 2, 2014

Philadelphia "Scoop and Run" Penetrating Trauma Victims Studied over Five-Year Period

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