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Study finds clinical decision support systems help physicians better manage patients’ sickle cell disease

September 24, 2018

The system helped physicians improve management of transfusional iron overload in their patients.

Researchers receive $3.5 million grant to design vaccine trials for emerging infectious diseases

September 24, 2018

Researchers in the department of biostatistics will develop innovative vaccine study designs so agencies can implement vaccine trials quickly and effectively.

Small changes to football practices can yield large reduction in head impacts

August 27, 2018

Researchers estimate that shortening time spent on higher-risk drills by 15 minutes could help players avoid about 1,000 head impacts during their college careers.

Two-thirds of African-American men may be at high risk for cardiovascular disease

June 26, 2018

A new study finds that 65 percent of African-American men over age 40 are at high risk of having a heart attack or stroke within the next 10 years.