Media report October 2003

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Allergy & Immunology

10/29/03: Profs say growing nanotech research at 'U' goes unnoticed
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: James Baker  

10/29/03: Profs say growing nanotech research at 'U' goes unnoticed
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: James Baker, Jr.  

10/16/03: Local firm joins anthrax battle
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: James Baker  

10/08/03: Mold, ragweed allergies annoy sneezing students
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Singer  

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Anesthesiology

10/27/03: The Face of Untreated Pain
Outlet: Physicians Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/22/03: Racial, ethnic disparities seen in all types of pain
Outlet: Biotech Week
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/21/03: Pain experiences differ greatly from race to race: retrospective study reveals huge discrepancy in feeling and therapy
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/21/03: Pain experiences differ greatly from race to race: retrospective study reveals huge discrepancy in feeling and therapy
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/13/03: Most in U.S. see disparities in care of minority patients
Outlet: American Medical News
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/07/03: Ethnicities differ in treatment for pain
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/04/03: Racism holds painful legacy
Outlet: USA Today
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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10/04/03: Study: Pain care varies with race
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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Biological Chemistry

10/31/03: Michigan Proteome Consortium
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/31/03: Michigan Proteome Consortium Receives $11.9M from NCRR for Nationwide Expanision
Outlet: ProteoMonitor.com
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/29/03: Federal grant to boost Michigan proteomics group
Outlet: smalltimes.com
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/29/03: Science partners get federal cash
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/28/03: Michigan Proteome Consortium wins $11.9M grant
Outlet: Crain's Detroit
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/28/03: Michigan Proteome Consortium wins $11.9M grant
Outlet: Crain's Detroit
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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10/15/03: State of the art digs
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Kun-liang Guan  

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Cardiac Surgery

10/07/03: First Gayle Halperin Kahn Professor
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Steven Bolling  

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Cardiovascular Medicine/Hypertension

10/31/03: Gift in wife's memory puts U-M medical school in forefront of integrative medicine.
Outlet: Detroit Jewish News
Contributing Faculty: Steve Bolling
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10/31/03: Tips for Kids and Parents After the Trick-or-Treating
Outlet: The Halloween Guide
Contributing Faculty: Michelle Cleland
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10/26/03: Acute Myocardial Infarction: Delay to care takes away angioplasty's benefit
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/16/03: Heart Treatment Depends on Patient's Zip Code
Outlet: theBakersfieldchannel.com
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/15/03: Pfizer's Inspra Will Finally Go On Sale
Outlet: Forbes.com
Contributing Faculty: Bertram Pitt  

10/08/03: Delay weakens angioplasty benefits for heart attack
Outlet: HeartCenterOnline
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/08/03: FDA Approves Pfizer's Inspra To Treat Heart-Failure Cases
Outlet: Wall Street Journal
Contributing Faculty: Bertram Pitt  

10/08/03: Heart, Attack Angioplasty
Outlet: WESH-TV (NBC)
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/07/03: Delay Weakens Angioplasty Benefits for Heart Attack
Outlet: Health - Reuters
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/07/03: Heart treatments depend on time
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/07/03: Heart-attack treatments debated
Outlet: Kalamazoo Gazette
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/07/03: Treating heart attacks
Outlet: Monroe Evening News
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/05/03: Money stalls heart procedure
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/05/03: Which ER for heart attack?
Outlet: Flint Journal
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/04/03: Angioplasty Trumps Clot Drugs for Heart Attack Patients
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/04/03: Heart Attack Breaktrhough?
Outlet: CBSNEWS.com
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/03/03: Angioplasty Trumps Clot Drugs for Heart Attack Patients
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/03/03: Angiplasty Trumps Clot Drugs for Heart Attack Patients
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/03/03: Heart Attack Response Time Informs Treatment
Outlet: The Washington Times
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/03/03: Rebraca feels like he's here again for Pistons
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Fred Morady  

10/01/03: Heart attack victims usually don't get best treatment - angioplasty
Outlet: Associated Press
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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10/01/03: Timing essential for angioplasty
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Eric Bates & Brahmajee Nallamothu
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Cell & Developmental Biology

10/20/03: NIH awards grants for stem cell research
Outlet: American Medical News
Contributing Faculty: Sue O'Shea  

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Children's Hospital

10/30/03: New Mott hospital pricetag: $300M+
Outlet: Mlive.com
Contributing Faculty: Pat Warner & Arnold Coran
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10/27/03: Freeland girl thrives despite rare breathing malady
Outlet: Flint Journal  

10/26/03: Greek Wedding star visits for benefit luncheon
Outlet: Oakland Press  

10/23/03: Mott looks to expand services
Outlet: Saline Report
Contributing Faculty: Pat Warner & Arnold Coran
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10/20/03: Mott to add operating room and MRI to meet surging patient needs
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Patricia Warner & Arnold Coran
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10/17/03: Mott to expand surgical facilities
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Arnold Coran
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10/10/03: Tree climbing means reaching a goal
Outlet: iCan.com
Contributing Faculty: Robert Remenapp
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Emergency Medicine

10/13/03: Health Care: The new front door
Outlet: Crain's Detroit Business
Contributing Faculty: Peter Forster  

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Family Medicine

10/31/03: New center promotes study of minority health of Detroit
Outlet: The Associated Press State & Local Wire
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10/23/03: Imprecise approach to Internet search can frustrate teen quest for medical information
Outlet: The Saline Reporter/The Milan News-Leader
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/23/03: Internet searching-teens
Outlet: Marketplace (public radio)
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/23/03: New study suggests poor spelling may also pose a health risk
Outlet: Minnesota Public Radio/Marketplace Morning Report
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/22/03: All students' not health online savvy: Study
Outlet: The Times of India
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/22/03: Misspelling a barrier to net info
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/21/03: Internet searching-teens
Outlet: KCSM-Northville
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/20/03: Teens need help navigating health news
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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10/01/03: Ann Arbor Metorparent
Outlet: Ann Arbor Metroparent
Contributing Faculty: Michael Szymanski
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10/01/03: Energy medicine goes mainstream: techniques to balance your energy are among the most widely used disciplines in alternative medicine
Outlet: Natural Health
Contributing Faculty: Elena Gillespie  

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Gastroenterology

10/27/03: Heartburn drug may reduce ulcer risk from painkillers
Outlet: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/27/03: Nexium, NSAID, Ulcer prevention
Outlet: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/26/03: Virtual colonoscopy misses many lesions
Outlet: Time-Pacayune
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

10/20/03: A heartburn pill a day may keep ulcers away
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/17/03: Heartburn Medication Can Reduce Risk of Ulcers From Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
Outlet: CNN/American Morning
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/16/03: Ulcer risk cut among arthritis patients
Outlet: HealthandAge.com
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/15/03: For Those Who Take Painkillers Regularly, A Heartburn Pill A Day May Keep Ulcers Away
Outlet: Science Daily
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/15/03: Heartburn Drugs Prevents Ulcers Among Long-Term Users of Painkillers
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/15/03: Heartburn Pills May Soothe Side Effects of Painkillers
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/15/03: Pfizer, AstraZeneca Go For The Gut
Outlet: Forbes.com
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/15/03: Proton Pump Inhibitor May Help Precent Ulcers in Chronic NSAID Users
Outlet: Medscape Medical News
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Heartburn Pills May Soothe Side Effects of Painkillers
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Heartburn Pills May Soothe Side Effects of Painkillers
Outlet: HealthCentral
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Nexium Combats Ulcers Caused by Painkillers
Outlet: Reuters
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Nexium, NSAID, Ulcer prevention
Outlet: WBBM-TV CH 2
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Nexium, NSAID, Ulcer prevention
Outlet: Ulcer Prevention
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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10/14/03: Virtual Colonscopy Isn't Foolproof
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

10/13/03: Virtual Colonoscopy Can't Replace Real Thing, Yet
Outlet: Reuters Health
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

10/13/03: Virtual Colonschopy Isn't Foolproof
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

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General Medicine

10/28/03: Class helps seniors quit smoking
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Kathie Supiano  

10/22/03: SPH Honors Couric's Impact
Outlet: The Harvard Crimson  

10/12/03: Quality of Care: Physicians don't follow guidelines for women's heart care, study finds
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Michael Cabana & Catherine Kim  

10/12/03: Quality of Care: Physicians don't follow guidelines for women's heart care, study finds
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Michael Cabana & Catherine Kim  

10/07/03: Quality of Care: Physicians don't follow guidelines for women's heart care, study finds
Outlet: Michigan Radio
Contributing Faculty: Michael Cabana & Catherine Kim  

10/05/03: Cardiac Arrest: What makes automated external defibrillators a good buy?
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Mark Fendrick
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10/03/03: Academic Achievers Less Likely To Get Alzheimer's
Outlet: The Times Educational Supplement
Contributing Faculty: Kenneth Langa  

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General Surgery

10/11/03: Councilman's transplant planned for later in month
Outlet: Jackson Citizen Patriot  

10/07/03: Ludwig to get kidney transplant
Outlet: Jackson Citizen Patriot  

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Geriatric Medicine

10/28/03: Turner Geriatric Center
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Mary Ruman  

10/03/03: At 107, senior represents fastest-growing age group
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Jeffrey Halter  

10/01/03: Caring For Someone With Alzheimer's Without Forgetting Your Own Mental & Emotional Health
Outlet: El Tejano Hispanic Community Monthly Magazine
Contributing Faculty: Stephen Aronson  

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Hematology-Oncology

10/23/03: Breast Cancer: Genetic counseling offers much needed advice for high-risk women
Outlet: Women's Health Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Sofia Merajver & Kara Milliron
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10/23/03: Genetic counseling for breast cancer helps women at risk
Outlet: The Saline Reporter
Contributing Faculty: Sofia Merajver & Kara Milliron
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10/23/03: Genetic counseling for breast cancer helps women at risk
Outlet: The Milan News-Leader
Contributing Faculty: Sofia Merajver & Kara Milliron
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10/23/03: Medicare Will Cover Bexxar Treatment
Outlet: Acurian
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski
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10/20/03: Idec obtains summary judgement in patent litigation against Corixa/GSK
Outlet: Espicom Business Intelligence
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/17/03: Genetic counseling for breast cancer
Outlet: Missaukee Sentinel
Contributing Faculty: Sofia Merajver & Kara Milliron
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10/17/03: Idec claims victory as rival's patent suit fails
Outlet: San Diego Union - Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/17/03: Idec claims victory as rival's patent suit fails
Outlet: Copley News Service
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/17/03: Idec wins court ruling over drug
Outlet: Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/17/03: Idec wins patent ruling against Corixa, GSK and Coulter
Outlet: Pharma Marketletter
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/17/03: Other News to Note
Outlet: BioWorld Today
Contributing Faculty: Mark Kaminski  

10/10/03: Study shows drugs boost cancer patients' chances
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

10/09/03: Cancer research program tonight
Outlet: Battle Creek Enquirer
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha  

10/09/03: Expert: Many cancer battles being won
Outlet: Battle Creek Enquirer
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha  

10/09/03: Expert: Many cancer battles being won
Outlet: Battle Creek Enquirer
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha  

10/08/03: HBO star leads shoe-in for cancer research
Outlet: Flint Journal  

10/08/03: Shoe sales benefit cancer research
Outlet: Kalamazoo Gazette  

10/07/03: Study shows drugs boost cancer patients' chances
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

10/06/03: Cutting edge Researchers making strides in war on breast cancer
Outlet: hometownlife.com
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

10/06/03: UMCCC
Outlet: Crain's Detroit Business
Contributing Faculty: Douglas Blayney  

10/05/03: Breast cancer
Outlet: Observer and Eccentric Newspapers
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

10/05/03: Researchers making stride in war on breast cancer
Outlet: Livonia Observer
Contributing Faculty: Dan Hayes  

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Human Genetics

10/13/03: Breast cancer, BRCA1, BRCA2, genetic testing
Outlet: WZZM-TV (ABC)
Contributing Faculty: Sofia Merajver & Kara Milliron
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10/13/03: Jefferson And Michigan Scientists Identify Gene Defect Behind Muscle-wasting Disease
Outlet: Science Daily
Contributing Faculty: Miriam Meisler
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10/13/03: Nerve Disorder In Mice And Men Linked To Mutated Gene
Outlet: ScienceDaily Magazine
Contributing Faculty: Margit Burmeister
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10/13/03: Parkinson's Discovery
Outlet: Science Daily
Contributing Faculty: Miriam Meisler
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10/09/03: Omi gone in md2 mice
Outlet: The Scientist
Contributing Faculty: Miriam Meisler
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10/07/03: Neurodegenerative Disease: Scientists identify gene defect behind muscle-wasting disease
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Miriam Meisler
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10/06/03: Drug may help millions as treatment for cancer, autoimmune diseases
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: George Baker
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10/03/03: Cancer Therapy: Drug developed for rare disease may help millions more as cancer treatment
Outlet: Angiogenesis Weekly
Contributing Faculty: George Baker
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Infectious Disease

10/22/03: The dreaded flu season is at hand
Outlet: WDIV-Channel 4
Contributing Faculty: Cary Engleberg
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10/08/03: Kramer acts up for 'U'
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/08/03: Kramer: AIDS fight takes commitment
Outlet: mlive.com
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/01/03: AIDS activist still agitating for better care
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

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M-CARE

10/23/03: GM gives M-Care 'benchmark' status
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Zelda Geyer-Sylvia
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MCIT

10/01/03: Area women in computing honored
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Jocelyn Dewitt  

10/01/03: People on the Move
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Jocelyn Dewitt  

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Medical Education

10/26/03: Ilness puts physics whiz on new path of service
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Seth Blumberg  

10/24/03: Residents: Decreased Hours Raise Cost for Hospitals
Outlet: American Health Line
Contributing Faculty: Darrell Campbell  

10/23/03: Lower residents' hours may spike health care costs
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Darrell Campbell & Charles Binkley  

10/09/03: MedHub taps U-M residents
Outlet: Business Direct Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Lisa Colletti & Paul Gauger  

10/06/03: More U.S. medical students are studying abroad
Outlet: amednews.com  

10/06/03: She's not a patient but she plays one at U-M
Outlet: University Record  

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Michigan Visiting Nurses

10/23/03: One-shot stop may reduce risk of flu
Outlet: Saline Reporter  

10/20/03: MVN host-flu clinics
Outlet: University Record  

10/12/03: Health official encourages flu vaccine at-risk children
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
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10/06/03: MVN Flu Clinics
Outlet: University Record  

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Molecular and Integrative Physiology

10/16/03: Marrow stem cells have limited use, study finds
Outlet: San Francisco Chronicle
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison  

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Molecular Medicine and Genetics

10/30/03: Stem Cell Self-Renewal Gene Identified
Outlet: Genome News Network
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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10/24/03: Lifespan increased six times: study
Outlet: ABC Science Online
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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10/23/03: 'Fount of youth' gene discovered
Outlet: Time Online
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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10/23/03: Gene may be the trigger to arouse stem-cell renewal
Outlet: Chicago Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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10/23/03: U-M study finds clues to stem cell longevity
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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Neurology

10/20/03: k230 Lifewire: Nonprescription lenses have doctor seeing red
Outlet: Copley News Service
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/15/03: Public Awareness of Stroke Improves Care
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/14/03: Help stroke victims receive care they need
Outlet: New York Times
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/14/03: Public Awareness of Stroke Improves Care
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/14/03: Public Awareness of Stroke Improves Care
Outlet: ajc.ocm
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/14/03: Public Awareness of Stroke Improves Care
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/10/03: Genetic Disorders: Nine genes linked to hereditary spastic paraplegias
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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10/07/03: Stroke, TPA Community Education
Outlet: Michigan Radio
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/07/03: Stroke: Community-wide education leads to increased use of life-saving emergency therapy
Outlet: Drug Week
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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10/06/03: Sleep Linked to Behavior Problems
Outlet: webmd.com
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

10/03/03: New Gene for Rare Inherited Paralysis May Aid Other Spinal Cord Research, Too
Outlet: advanceforal.com
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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10/02/03: Gene for HSP may aid other spinal cord research
Outlet: Espicom Business Intelligence
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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10/02/03: Gene of the week
Outlet: Sydney Morning Herald
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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10/01/03: One Gene Mutation may Lead to Paralysis
Outlet: Ivanhoe.com
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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10/01/03: One Gene Mutation may Lead to Paralysis
Outlet: HealthCentral
Contributing Faculty: John Fink
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Nuclear Medicine

10/03/03: New Cyclotron facilitates cancer detection, aids in brain, vascular research
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Barry Shulkin & Michael Kilbourn
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Nursing

10/31/03: Breast Wellness Centers Offer Specialized Care, Support
Outlet: nursezone.com
Contributing Faculty: Joan Armstrong  

10/31/03: Testosterone patch
Outlet: WMAQ-TV NBC
Contributing Faculty: Nancy Reame  

10/20/03: Is drug industry 'faking' sex ills?" New patch treats women's sexual dysfunction
Outlet: Calgary Herald
Contributing Faculty: Nancy Reame
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10/20/03: Is drug industry 'faking' sex ills?: New patch treats women's sexual dysfunction.
Outlet: Calgary Herald
Contributing Faculty: Nancy Reame
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Obstetrics/Gynecology

10/30/03: Obstetrics: Premature birth has lifelong effects
Outlet: Women's Health Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Tiim Johnson
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10/27/03: Obstetrics: Premature birth has lifelong effects
Outlet: OBGYN & Reproduction Week
Contributing Faculty: Tiim Johnson
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10/27/03: Obstetrics: Premature birth has lifelong effects
Outlet: Health & Medicine Week
Contributing Faculty: Tiim Johnson
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10/23/03: 3-month pill makes periods periodic
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Vanessa Dalton  

10/23/03: U-M expert details ways to prevent premature births
Outlet: Saline Reporter/The Milan News-Leader
Contributing Faculty: Tiim Johnson
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10/01/03: Cosmas van de ven
Outlet: Ann Arbor Observer
Contributing Faculty: Cosmas Van De Ven  

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Ophthalmology

10/17/03: Broad spectrum of inventions featured at Rech Transfer event
Outlet: Record online
Contributing Faculty: Maya Eibschitz-Tsimhoui  

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Orthopedic Surgery

10/20/03: Be prepared when exercising in the cold
Outlet: Bru Direct
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/20/03: Be prepared when exercising in the cold
Outlet: HealthCentral.com
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/20/03: Be prepared when exercising in the cold
Outlet: WFIE-TV, IN
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/20/03: Be prepared when exercising in the cold
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/20/03: Be prepared when exercising in the cold
Outlet: Yahoo News
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/20/03: Be Prepared When Exercising in the Cold
Outlet: The Daily Buzz
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/01/03: Keep your joints jumping
Outlet: Self
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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10/01/03: Soft Spot
Outlet: Elle
Contributing Faculty: Edward Wojtys
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Otolaryngology

10/30/03: Ear, nose and throat
Outlet: health24.co.za
Contributing Faculty: Yehoash Raphael
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10/21/03: Pain Drugs Can Be Harmful to the Ears
Outlet: Knight Rider Newswire
Contributing Faculty: Paul Kileny  

10/20/03: Pain drugs can be harmful to the ears
Outlet: CentreDaily.com
Contributing Faculty: Paul Kileny  

10/17/03: Pain drugs are a killer on the ears
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Paul Kileny  

10/13/03: Pill may cut hearing loss from noise
Outlet: msnbc.com
Contributing Faculty: Josef Miller  

10/11/03: Scientists seeking pill to cut hearing loss from noise
Outlet: mlive.com
Contributing Faculty: Josef Miller  

10/11/03: Scientists: Can You Hear Me Now?
Outlet: cbsnews.com
Contributing Faculty: Josef Miller  

10/06/03: Scientists seeking pill to cut hearing loss from noise
Outlet: Associated Press
Contributing Faculty: Josef Miller  

10/01/03: Help for stroke victims
Outlet: Family Circle
Contributing Faculty: Joanne Pierson & Elaine Ledwon-Robinson
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Pathology

10/06/03: Protein appears crucial to breast cancer
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Celina Kleer
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10/01/03: Biomarker for Metastatic Breast Cancer
Outlet: Drug Discovery and Development
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10/01/03: Biomarker for Metastatic Breast Cancer
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Pediatrics & Communicable Diseases

10/28/03: Proteomics signal cancer, but locating it a challenge: new diagnostic tests may be ready before imaging technology
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Samir Hanash  

10/23/03: Obese kids, overweight, exercise, diet
Outlet: KCSN
Contributing Faculty: Carol Foster
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10/23/03: Preventing Iron Deficiency in Babies
Outlet: Ivanhoe Broadcast News
Contributing Faculty: Betsy Lozoff  

10/23/03: Preventing Iron Deficiency in Babies
Outlet: Health Central
Contributing Faculty: Betsy Lozoff  

10/21/03: No vaccine for you? Here's how to dodge the flu
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/21/03: Treating for Addiction Meets Barriers in the Doctor's Office
Outlet: New York Times
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/20/03: U-M parenting site
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Richard Solomon & Kyla Boyse  

10/15/03: Web sites for the health of your kids
Outlet: The Kansas City Star  

10/14/03: Surf with skepticism
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Richard Solomon & Kyla Boyse  

10/12/03: A doctor who makes house calls? It's possible
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/08/03: The Iron Lady
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Betsy Lozoff  

10/03/03: 'U' boasts rise in female faculty, enrollment
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Valerie Castle  

10/01/03: Cutting out the pain
Outlet: Ontonagon Herald
Contributing Faculty: David Rosen
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10/01/03: EPA restriction of B. Cepacia, victory for CF Foundation
Outlet: Industrial Environment
Contributing Faculty: John Lipuma  

10/01/03: EPA Restriction of B. Cepacia, Victory for CF Foundation
Outlet: Industrial Environment
Contributing Faculty: John Lipuma  

10/01/03: Ounce of prevention pricey
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Matthew Davis
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10/01/03: Vaccine Costs Impacted Administration Strategies
Outlet: Pediatric News
Contributing Faculty: Matthew Davis
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Pharmacology

10/15/03: Hospital to Benefit from IVR
Outlet: ComputerTalk
Contributing Faculty: Alice Shuman  

10/01/03: Michigan health system focuses on medication safety
Outlet: American Journal of Health System Pharmacy
Contributing Faculty: John Mitchell & Darryl Campbell  

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

10/30/03: Research: Fears of backpack burdens may be overloaded
Outlet: Chicago Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig
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10/27/03: Operations!
Outlet: Forbes
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig  

10/18/03: Coping With Arthritis
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Carol Dodge
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10/14/03: Carry on packing
Outlet: The Times
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig
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10/13/03: Forgiveness linked to spinal rehab
Outlet: The Edmonton Journal
Contributing Faculty: Jon Webb & Denise Tate  

10/13/03: Walks Can Weigh Heavily on Kids Toting Backpacks
Outlet: ivillage.com
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig
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10/08/03: Device may gauge workplace injuries
Outlet: Portland Press Herald
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig  

10/01/03: HANDLING ARTHRITIS: Special utensils, light-weight pots and pans and more keep ailing cooks in the kitchen
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Carol Dodg
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Plastic Surgery

10/26/03: Re-engineered blood vessels show promise for bypass surgery, grafts
Outlet: TheHeart.org
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/24/03: Help for Bypass Patients
Outlet: Ivanhoe Newswire
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/23/03: Engineering Vessels for Bypass Surgery, Grafts
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/23/03: Growing new jawbones after cancer therapy
Outlet: Health and Age
Contributing Faculty: Steven Buchman
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10/23/03: Heart/Cardiovascular-Vessels for bypass surgery
Outlet: Health24-co-za
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/23/03: Re-engineered Blood Vessels Show Promise For Bypass Surgery, Grafts, UMHS Researchers Find
Outlet: Science Daily
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/23/03: Soon, you can pick a blood vessel off the shelf
Outlet: in.news.yahoo.com
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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10/23/03: UMHS researchers find clues to growing new jawbones after radiation therapy
Outlet: innovations-report.com
Contributing Faculty: Steven Buchman
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10/22/03: Engineering Vessels for Bypass Surgery, Grafts
Outlet: 14wfie.com
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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Psychiatry

10/28/03: Community Mental Health
Outlet: The Voice (WCC)
Contributing Faculty: David Neal  

10/26/03: In College and in Despair, With Parents in the Dark
Outlet: New York Times
Contributing Faculty: Cheryl King  

10/23/03: Anxiety and Depression Together
Outlet: Psychology Today
Contributing Faculty: Joseph Himle  

10/23/03: Bill would change mental health grievance procedure
Outlet: Capital News Service
Contributing Faculty: David Neal  

10/23/03: Community Mental Health
Outlet: Capital News Service
Contributing Faculty: David Neal  

10/16/03: Grant will benefit depression center
Outlet: The Chelsea Standard/De
Contributing Faculty: John Greden
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10/14/03: College students at higher risk of depression, stress
Outlet: Bowling Green News
Contributing Faculty: John Greden
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10/13/03: Community Mental Health
Outlet: Washtenaw Community College Newspaper
Contributing Faculty: David Neal  

10/11/03: College depression
Outlet: News 14 Carolina Story
Contributing Faculty: John Greden
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10/11/03: Many desperate patients turn to powerful painkillers for relief
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Maher Karam-Hage  

10/06/03: Depression Center
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: John Greden
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10/06/03: NIH grant supports depression research center
Outlet: Mental Heatlh Weekly
Contributing Faculty: John Greden
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10/05/03: Women and the effect of alcohol abuse
Outlet: Star Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Edith Gomberg  

10/03/03: Community Mental Health
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: David Neal  

10/01/03: U-M offers free depression screening
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
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10/01/03: U-M to offer free depression screening
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
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Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

10/09/03: Cystic Fibrosis
Outlet: WJR - Detroit
Contributing Faculty: Samya Nasr  

10/09/03: Cystic Fibrosis Update
Outlet: WJR - Detroit
Contributing Faculty: Samya Nasar  

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Radiology

10/08/03: Take charge of your annual exam
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Mark Helvie  

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Rheumatology

10/27/03: Depression Doesn't Increase Physical Pain
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/24/03: Fibromyalgia Isn't Depression
Outlet: WebMD Medical News
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/23/03: Fibromyalgia: Study identifies three distinct clusters of the disease
Outlet: Women's Health Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/08/03: Fibromyalgia Takes Different Tolls on Different People
Outlet: HealthCentral
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/08/03: Fibromyalgia Takes Different Tolls on Different People
Outlet: ajc.com
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/08/03: Fibromyalgia Takes Different Tolls on Different People
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

10/03/03: Fibromyalgia Comes in 3 Shapes and Sizes
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

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Surgery

10/26/03: Generous Medicare Payments Spur Specialty Hospital Boom
Outlet: New York Times
Contributing Faculty: David Butz  

10/01/03: Children Have Best Kidney Transplant Outcomes
Outlet: Pediatric News  

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Survival Flight

10/17/03: ER doctor at U-M is on the move
Outlet: The Livingston Community News
Contributing Faculty: Mark Lowell  

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Trauma Burn

10/17/03: Program takes aim at juvenile fire setters
Outlet: WNEM-TV 5
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Pucci
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10/17/03: Program takes aim at juvenile fire setters
Outlet: mlive.com
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Pucci
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10/17/03: Program takes aim at juvenile fire setters
Outlet: Newschannel 12 at Five
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Pucci
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U-M Health System Administration

10/31/03: Success beyond the game
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Mary Sue Coleman  

10/23/03: Incentives for physicians
Outlet: Florida Times-Union
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Omenn  

10/13/03: A Decade of Devotion
Outlet: Footwear News  

10/09/03: Actress Kristin Davis to host QVC fund-raiser
Outlet: Lansing State Journal  

10/09/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WJBK-TV Fox 2  

10/09/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WJBK-TV Fox 2  

10/08/03: QVC sale to benefit Michigan cancer center
Outlet: The Associated Press State & Local Wire  

10/08/03: QVC sale to benefit Michigan cancer center
Outlet: mlive.com  

10/08/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WKBD-TV 50  

10/08/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WKBD-TV 50  

10/08/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield  

10/08/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WNEM-TV 5  

10/08/03: QVC Shoe Benefit
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield  

10/01/03: Best Doctors
Outlet: Hour Detroit  

10/01/03: University of Michigan National Cancer Prevention
Outlet: Oakland Press  

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U-M Hospital Administration

10/22/03: Friendly face
Outlet: Saginaw News  

10/08/03: News Event, Palm's restaurant fundraiser
Outlet: Oakland Press  

10/06/03: News Event, Palm's restaurant fundraiser
Outlet: Crain's Detroit  

10/01/03: Art exhibits, plays, concerts add color to lives of patients
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Elaine Sims  

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U-M Medical School Administration

10/23/03: New chair of orthopaedics
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: James Carpenter
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10/21/03: Newly appointed chair of orthopaedics
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: James Carpenter
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10/14/03: BioPort Corporation Announces NIH Grant: Lansing Company to Team with Ann Arbor Firm and University of Michigan
Outlet: Business Wire  

10/14/03: Case: Patent Infringement: Regents of the Univ. of Michigan v. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
Outlet: Intellectual Property Litigation Reporter  

10/14/03: U-M's building boom starts to fill up skyline
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: U-M's building goom starts to fill up skyline  

10/13/03: Larry Kramer recaps career as AIDS activist
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

10/13/03: Lecture series brings Medical School research to the Universitiy
Outlet: University Record  

10/04/03: U-M health administrator resigns
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

10/02/03: MCO turns to UM for president
Outlet: Toledo Blade
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

10/02/03: Medical College of Ohio
Outlet: WTOL-TV Channel 11
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

10/02/03: Medical College of Ohio
Outlet: WTVG-TV 13
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

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Vascular Surgery

10/20/03: Practice Makes Perfect for Surgeons
Outlet: Ivanhoe News
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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10/17/03: Getting the Best Odds for Vascular Surgery
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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10/16/03: Choice of surgeon important in repairing aortic aneurysm
Outlet: HealthandAge.com
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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10/16/03: Getting the Best Odds for Vascular Surgery
Outlet: theheart.org
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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10/16/03: In-hospital survival after aortic aneurysm repair depends on surgeon choice
Outlet: theheart.org
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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