Media report November 2003

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Anesthesiology

11/11/03: Lower mortality with monitoring
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Michael O'Reilly  

11/06/03: Racial, ethnic disparities found in all types of pain
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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11/05/03: Pain is Felt Differently by Different Races
Outlet: Health Care Weekly Review
Contributing Faculty: Carmen Green
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Biological Chemistry

11/12/03: $11.9 Million Grant
Outlet: Health Care Weekly Review
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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11/06/03: Protein-study group lands $11.9M grant
Outlet: Business Direct Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Philip Andrews
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Cardiac Surgery

11/30/03: Looking for hope
Outlet: Battle Creek Enquirer  

11/28/03: 4-month-old readies for open-heart surgery
Outlet: Flint Journal  

11/26/03: Teen keeps positive outlook as she awaits second transplant
Outlet: Jackson Citizen Patriot  

11/26/03: U-M implants heart value made of cow issue
Outlet: WJBK-TV Fox 2
Contributing Faculty: Steven Bolling  

11/25/03: U-M implants heart value made of cow issue
Outlet: WJBK-TV Fox 2
Contributing Faculty: Steven Bolling  

11/25/03: U-M implants heart value made of cow issue
Outlet: WDIV-Channel 4
Contributing Faculty: Steven Bolling  

11/18/03: Teen awaits second heart transplant
Outlet: Kalamazoo Gazette  

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Cardiovascular Medicine/Hypertension

11/30/03: Angioplasty database improves safety
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Mauro Moscucci
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11/24/03: Class takes focus off fad diets to curb obesity epidemic
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Marilyn Miglione
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11/23/03: Cardiac Prediction Models: Blues of Michigan recognized for partnerships to improve patient care
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Mauro Moscucci
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11/20/03: Lowdown on Lupus
Outlet: Sydney Morning Herald
Contributing Faculty: Sanjay Rajagopalan & Mariana Kaplan
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11/20/03: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Heart risk tied to blood vessel cell death
Outlet: Heart Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Sanjay Rajagopalan & Mariana Kaplan
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11/19/03: Hallies Heart
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Carlen Gomez  

11/19/03: HLHS Patient Follow-up
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Carleen Gomez  

11/19/03: Researchers use radio waves to mend irregular heartbeats
Outlet: The Oregonian
Contributing Faculty: Hakan Oral
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11/18/03: High heart disease risk for lupus patients may be linked to rapid death of blood vessel lining cells
Outlet: Espicom Business Intelligence
Contributing Faculty: Sanjay Rajagopalan & Mariana Kaplan
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11/17/03: Angioplasty Improvement effort reduces deaths
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Mauro Moscucci
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11/17/03: Another change: Teen awaits second heart transplant
Outlet: Grand Rapids Press
Contributing Faculty: Robert Gajarski  

11/17/03: Men and women differ in matters of the heart
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/17/03: Radiofrequency cures 85 per cent of AF suffers - University of Michigan study reports
Outlet: Espicom Business Intelligence
Contributing Faculty: Hakan Oral
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11/13/03: Heart disease in women dodges diagnosis
Outlet: The Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/13/03: Heart: Warning signs different for women
Outlet: Lansing State Journal
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/13/03: Procedure cures atrial fibrillation
Outlet: Innovations Report
Contributing Faculty: Hakan Oral
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11/12/03: A little time helps heart patients follow orders
Outlet: heartcenteronline.com
Contributing Faculty: Todd Koelling
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11/12/03: Calss Keeps Heart Failure Patients on Track
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Todd Koelling
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11/12/03: Heart failure costs balloon for elderly
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Todd Koelling
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11/12/03: New procedure cures abnormal heart rhythm
Outlet: Health and Age
Contributing Faculty: Hakan Oral
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11/11/03: A little time helps heart patients follow orders
Outlet: Reuters Foundation
Contributing Faculty: Todd Koelling
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11/11/03: AHA: Patient Education Markedly Reduces Re-Hospitalization of Heart Failure Patients
Outlet: Doctors Guide
Contributing Faculty: Todd Koelling
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11/11/03: Heart Problems Harder to Detect in Women, Researchers Find
Outlet: Detroit Now
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/11/03: Smokers: Beware Bad Air
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Robert Brook
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11/11/03: Younger women less likely to survive heart attacks than men
Outlet: CBS News
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/10/03: Pollution can triple heart attack risk, study finds
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Robert Brook
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11/10/03: Self-created ozone may harden arteries
Outlet: Dallas Morning News
Contributing Faculty: Robert Brook  

11/10/03: Smokers: Beward Bad Air
Outlet: ajc.com
Contributing Faculty: Robert Brook
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11/10/03: Women Heart Disease
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle & Sujoya Dey
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11/07/03: A surprising Culprit In Hardening of Arteries
Outlet: Newsday
Contributing Faculty: Robert Brook
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11/07/03: More Heart Disease Risks With Lupus
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: Sanjay Rajagopalan & Mariana Kaplan
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11/05/03: Esperion's therapy 'like Drano' for clogged arteries
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Kim Eagle  

11/05/03: Experimental drug takes aim at heart disease
Outlet: Toledo Blade
Contributing Faculty: David Pinsky  

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Cell & Developmental Biology

11/03/03: Human Embryonic Stem Cells: Where Are They?
Outlet: Genome News Network
Contributing Faculty: Sue O'Shea  

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Children's Hospital

11/28/03: Volunteers feed families of ailing kids
Outlet: Ann Arbor News  

11/21/03: Downtown lights go on tonight
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
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11/09/03: Starbucks Coffee helps with hospital toy drive
Outlet: Livonia Observer  

11/01/03: Mott Children's Hospital
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Pat Warner
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Dermatology

11/01/03: Melanin functions as protection: skin pigment alters molecular responses in photoaging, skin cancer
Outlet: Dermatology Times
Contributing Faculty: Trisha Daley  

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Emergency Medicine

11/29/03: Reminder on alcohol, crashes
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Ron Maio
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Family Medicine

11/26/03: Study: 75% of doctors use chaperones during exams
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Rockwell & Mack Ruffin
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11/26/03: Use of chaperone during smear tests varies
Outlet: Health and Age
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Rockwell & Mack Ruffin
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11/25/03: Chaperone Use During Pap Smears: A Newsmaker Interview With Mack T. Ruffin IV, MD, MPH
Outlet: Medscape Medical News
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Rockwell & Mack Ruffin
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11/25/03: Using Chaperones During Pap Smears
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: Pamela Rockwell & Mack Ruffin
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11/18/03: Cancer Rates Higher in Appalachia
Outlet: Columbus Dispatch
Contributing Faculty: Mack Ruffin
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11/17/03: Teens struggle to find accurate, useful health info online
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Caroline Richardson
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11/11/03: Helping Hands
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Elena Gillespie  

11/03/03: Centers to examine health disparities
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Mark Ruffin  

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Gastroenterology

11/11/03: Too many misses with virtual colonoscopy
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

11/09/03: Colon Cancer Screening: Virtual colonoscopy may miss colon polyps and cancer
Outlet: Medical Devices & Surgical Technology Week
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

11/04/03: Doctors urge patients to speak up about bowel problems
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: William Chey
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11/04/03: Esomeprazole aids ulcers, GI symptoms
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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11/04/03: Esomeprazole aids ulcers, GI symptoms
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: James Scheiman
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11/03/03: Taking the discomfort out of fighting a killer
Outlet: The Virginian-Pilot
Contributing Faculty: Aaron Link  

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General Medicine

11/30/03: Living will don't solve dying wishes
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Angela Fagerlin  

11/25/03: Diabetic patients benefit from having a say
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/25/03: Improving Diabetes Management
Outlet: USA Today
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/24/03: Low-cost generic drugs are online, in Canada
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Mark Fendrick  

11/21/03: End of Life Care
Outlet: ABC Radio Network
Contributing Faculty: Susan Goold  

11/19/03: Living wills: Not be-all and end-all
Outlet: gazettenet.com
Contributing Faculty: Angela Fagerlin  

11/18/03: Improving Diabetes Management
Outlet: Ivanhoe.com
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/14/03: The Best Bet to Beat Diabetes: Follow the Doctor's Orders
Outlet: Physicians Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/13/03: Diabetes treatment goals
Outlet: American Med News
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/13/03: Living Wills Often Don't Do the Job
Outlet: Newsday
Contributing Faculty: Angela Fagerlin  

11/12/03: Living Wills: Not a Be-All and End-All
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Contributing Faculty: Angela Fagerlin  

11/12/03: Living Wills: Not a Be-All and End-All
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Contributing Faculty: Angela Fagerlin  

11/07/03: Diabetes Care
Outlet: Michigan Radio
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/07/03: Smoking Cessation
Outlet: Goodhousekeeping
Contributing Faculty: Steven Gay
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11/06/03: Diabetes Care
Outlet: Ivanhoe Broadcasting
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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11/06/03: Diabetes treatment goals
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Michele Heisler
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General Surgery

11/27/03: Counting blessings
Outlet: Bay City Times  

11/27/03: Transplant recipient 'full of life,' mom says
Outlet: Grand Rapids Press  

11/19/03: Tough tyke needs kidney transplant
Outlet: Jackson Citizen Patriot  

11/18/03: Tough infant needs kidney transplant for a full life
Outlet: Associated Press State & Local Wire
Contributing Faculty: Jeffrey Punch  

11/17/03: 'The little tyke dept on fighting'
Outlet: Saginaw News  

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Geriatric Medicine

11/06/03: Preventing falls: One step at a time
Outlet: The Connection
Contributing Faculty: Neil Alexander
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Hematology-Oncology

11/17/03: Tabatha Smithers' leukemia stretches family's finances
Outlet: Monroe Evening News  

11/06/03: The Estrogen Paradox
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

11/06/03: The Estrogen Paradox
Outlet: HealthDay News
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Hayes  

11/05/03: Mutant Stem Cells May Seed Cancer
Outlet: Science magazine
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha & Michael Clarke
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11/04/03: Breast cancer forum sees hope, hurdles
Outlet: Sacramento Bee
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha & Michael Clarke
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11/04/03: Stem cells important in breast cancer
Outlet: Health and Age
Contributing Faculty: Max Wicha & Michael Clarke
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11/01/03: Guilty students, innocent professors
Outlet: Change
Contributing Faculty: Shawn Clouthier  

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Human Genetics

11/20/03: Cayman Disease Gene Found
Outlet: The Herald
Contributing Faculty: Margit Burmeister
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11/14/03: Basic Research Prize from American Heart Association
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: David Ginsburg  

11/12/03: TM
Outlet: WISH-TV Channel 8
Contributing Faculty: George Brewer
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11/09/03: TM
Outlet: WTVG-TV Channel 13
Contributing Faculty: George Brewer
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11/07/03: Ataxia Nerve disorde i mice and men linked to mutated gene
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Margit Burmeister
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11/07/03: Developmental Biology: Genetic basis for gender differences found in the liver
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Diane Robins & Christopher Krebs  

11/05/03: TM
Outlet: WTVG-TV Channel 13
Contributing Faculty: George Brewer
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Internal Medicine

11/11/03: Helping Hands
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Claudia Ogden & Elena Gillespie  

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Medical Education

11/29/03: U-M med students collect funds for kids
Outlet: Ann Arbor News  

11/14/03: Grant will prepare disaster responders
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: James Woolliscroft
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11/10/03: Surgeon General
Outlet: Jet
Contributing Faculty: Kimberly Dawn Wisdom  

11/04/03: Mammography Rates at Different Physician's Offices
Outlet: drkoop.com  

11/01/03: Mammogram Elderly
Outlet: Consumer Reports On Health  

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M-Fit

11/05/03: The hidden menace
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Lynn Glazewski  

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Michigan Visiting Nurses

11/18/03: Flu season arriving, looks bad
Outlet: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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11/18/03: Flu season arriving, looks bad
Outlet: Cox News Service
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Molecular Medicine and Genetics

11/12/03: U-M's Ginsburg wins heart research prize
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: David Ginsburg
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11/10/03: Basic Research Award
Outlet: American Heart Associatoin Scientific Sessions 200
Contributing Faculty: David Ginsburg
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11/07/03: 'U' center finds gene for stem-cell renewel
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison
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11/04/03: Colon cancer: CDX2 inactivation in colon cancer results from defects in trans-acting pathways
Outlet: Medical Devices & Surgical Technology Week
Contributing Faculty: Eric Fearon  

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Neurology

11/26/03: Multiple Sclerosis Ter I Garr
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Dan Mikol  

11/15/03: Help stroke victims receive care they need
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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11/11/03: This Turns Sleep Into A Raging Nightmare
Outlet: Newday.com
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin & Sid Gilman
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11/10/03: An alarming sleep pattern
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin & Sid Gilman
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11/08/03: Few Stroke patients get clot-busting drug
Outlet: Grand Rapids Press
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern & Philip Scott  

11/07/03: Few Mich. victims get stroke-fighting drug
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern & Philip Scott  

11/07/03: Study finds only 4 percent of stroke patients receive clot-busting drug
Outlet: Associated Press
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern & Philip Scott  

11/04/03: Doctors urge patients to speak up about bowel problems
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Norman Foster
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11/04/03: Plan for possible dementia
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Norman Foster
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11/03/03: Alzheimer's, dementia, durable power of attorney
Outlet: WNEM-TV 5
Contributing Faculty: Norman Foster
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11/03/03: Fighting the biggest travesty in stroke care
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern
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11/01/03: It Could Happen to You
Outlet: Prevention
Contributing Faculty: Lewis Morgenstern & Lise Labiche
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11/01/03: This Turns Sleep Into A Raging Nightmare
Outlet: Newsday
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin & Sid Gilman
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Nursing

11/28/03: Nurses union fray splits town
Outlet: Chicago Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Cheryl Johnson  

11/28/03: Nurses union fray splits town
Outlet: Chicago Tribune
Contributing Faculty: Sheryl Jackson  

11/11/03: Nursing chief is tireless advocate
Outlet: Detroit News  

11/07/03: Love Drugs
Outlet: Waff.com
Contributing Faculty: Nancy Reame
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Obstetrics/Gynecology

11/01/03: Antidepressants for Hot Flashes
Outlet: Prevention
Contributing Faculty: Dan Hayes
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11/01/03: Genetic Cleansing in Ann Arbor
Outlet: Ann Arbor Observer
Contributing Faculty: Joel Howell  

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Ophthalmology

11/01/03: Cracking the Code of Signal Transduction
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Howard Petty  

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Orthopedic Surgery

11/30/03: Think Cold for Winter Sports Injury Treatment
Outlet: ajc.com
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11/07/03: News from Demattia Group: University of Michigan MedSport Moves In
Outlet: Businesswire.com
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Otolaryngology

11/03/03: Limbaugh's hearing loss highlights a risk of pain drugs
Outlet: Philadelphia Inquirer
Contributing Faculty: Paul Kileny  

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Pediatrics & Communicable Diseases

11/30/03: A Roundup of Recent Findings on Child and Family Health
Outlet: Washington Post
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/30/03: Behaviorial Problems heighten obesity risk
Outlet: The Telegraph Online
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/25/03: No relationship between immunications, autism
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Gary Freed
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11/21/03: Public Projects Gear Up to Chart the Protein Landscape
Outlet: Science magazine
Contributing Faculty: Samir Hanash & Gilbert Omenn  

11/21/03: Turning Up the Volume on Proteomics
Outlet: Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Samir Hanash & Gilbert Omenn  

11/19/03: Studies link teenage obesity to depression, behavior problems
Outlet: Today's School Psychologist
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/18/03: If Parents can't say no, then children won't learn to either
Outlet: Chicago Sun Times
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/18/03: Want omega-3's sunny-side up?
Outlet: Florida Today
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/14/03: Oncologist's efforts to fight cancer in kids earn award
Outlet: Daily News Greenville
Contributing Faculty: Valerie Castle  

11/13/03: Misbehavior Linked to Overeating
Outlet: Psychology Today
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/10/03: Childhood obesity and behavior problems linked
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/10/03: Obese children and bad behavior
Outlet: Los Angeles Times
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/07/03: Self-injury, self-mutilation, burn, cut, stress
Outlet: Detroit Now
Contributing Faculty: David Rosen
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11/07/03: Self-injury, self-mutilation, burn, cut, stress
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: David Rosen
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11/07/03: Self-injury, self-mutilation, burn, cut, stress
Outlet: ABC Detroit affiliate
Contributing Faculty: David Rosen
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11/06/03: Obesity Behavior Children
Outlet: WILX-TV CH 10
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/06/03: Obesity Behavior Children
Outlet: WSCB-TV CH 51
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/05/03: Link Between Obesity and Behavior in Kids
Outlet: HealthCentral
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/05/03: Link Between Obesity and Behavior in Kids
Outlet: Ivanhoe News
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/05/03: Vaccine autism investigation
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Gary Freed
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11/04/03: Behavior Problems Feed Childhood Obesity
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/04/03: Obesity Behavior Children
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/04/03: Obesity Behavior Children
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/04/03: Obesity tied to bad behavior
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/04/03: Study Suggests Untreated Mental Health Problems Cause Obesity in Kids
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/04/03: Vaccine autism investigation
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Gary Freed
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11/03/03: Behavior Problems Feed Childhood Obesity
Outlet: HealthDay
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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11/03/03: Child obesity and behavior problems linked
Outlet: United Press International
Contributing Faculty: Julie Lumeng
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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

11/04/03: Intensive U-M program holds hope for stroke patients who have lost their ability to speak and write
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Joanne Martilla Pierson & Elaine Ledwon-Robinson
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11/04/03: Intensive U-M Program Holds Hope for Stroke Patients Who Have Lost Their Ability to Speak and Write
Outlet: Detroit Free Press
Contributing Faculty: Joanne Martila Pierson & Elaine Ledwon-Robinson
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11/01/03: A Heavy Load
Outlet: Parent's Monthly
Contributing Faculty: Andrew Haig
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Plastic Surgery

11/30/03: Finger Toe Transplant
Outlet: Fort Worth Star Telegram
Contributing Faculty: Kevin Chung  

11/23/03: Arthritis
Outlet: WWJ - Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Kevin Chung
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11/20/03: More students opt for cosmetic surgery as stigma fades
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Ed Wilkins  

11/19/03: Study seeks best treatment approach for RSI-causing arthritis
Outlet: CTDNEWS Workplace Solutions for Repetitive Stress
Contributing Faculty: Kevin Chung
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11/10/03: Which is better for arthritic hands: surgery or drugs?
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Kevin Chung
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11/05/03: Re-engineered vessels: A promising future in bypass surgery
Outlet: theheart.org
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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11/03/03: Recellularized Vessels
Outlet: Clinica-Medical Newsletter
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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11/03/03: Re-engineered blood vessels show promise for bypass surgery, grafts
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Greg Borschel & David Brown
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Psychiatry

11/28/03: Biotech advances, ethics dicussed
Outlet: Ann Arbor Observer
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11/20/03: Psychologists put their heads together to discover how we can be happy for life
Outlet: Independent
Contributing Faculty: Randolph Nesse  

11/19/03: Government Develops Strategy to Fight Autism
Outlet: New York Times
Contributing Faculty: Catherine Lord  

11/19/03: Seasonal affective disorder more than old wives tale
Outlet: The South End
Contributing Faculty: Heather Flynn  

11/04/03: Teen Stress
Outlet: ScienCentralNews
Contributing Faculty: Elizabeth Young  

11/01/03: A new risk for pregnant women
Outlet: Ladies Home Journal
Contributing Faculty: Sheila Marcus
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11/01/03: A New Risk for Pregnant Women
Outlet: Ladies Home Journal
Contributing Faculty: Sheila Marcus
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11/01/03: Depression Center
Outlet: AA Region Business to Busines  

11/01/03: Heading for the holidays!
Outlet: NEA Today
Contributing Faculty: Juan Lopez  

11/01/03: Pregnant and depresse: When you and your baby need help
Outlet: Prevention
Contributing Faculty: Sheila Marcus
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11/01/03: Pregnant and Depressed
Outlet: Saginaw News
Contributing Faculty: Sheila Marcus
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Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

11/24/03: Treehouse of dreams
Outlet: Bay City Times
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/22/03: Volunteers help sick kids soar to new heights
Outlet: Flint Journal
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/21/03: Kids get custom tree house
Outlet: Daily Press & Argus
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/20/03: Tree house build for kids with disabilities
Outlet: Oakland Press
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/19/03: Treehouse built for children confine to wheelchairs, ventilators
Outlet: Associated Press
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/17/03: Treehouse built for children confine to wheelchairs, ventilators
Outlet: Times
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

11/17/03: Treehouse of dreams
Outlet: Bay City Times
Contributing Faculty: Mary Dekeon  

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Radiation Oncology

11/25/03: Regional radiation need not be routine in breast cancer
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Lori Pierce  

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Radiology

11/20/03: Clinical trial looks at ways to diagnose lung cancer early
Outlet: Detroit News
Contributing Faculty: Ella Kazeroni  

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Rheumatology

11/25/03: New therapy for lupus patients 'superior'
Outlet: Medical Post
Contributing Faculty: Joe McCune  

11/19/03: Link between depression and pain still not clear
Outlet: Biotech Week
Contributing Faculty: Thorsten Giesecke  

11/11/03: Feeling Her Pain
Outlet: Washington Post
Contributing Faculty: Daniel Clauw  

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Trauma Burn

11/25/03: Hospital launches interactive drinking prevention program
Outlet: Michigan Daily
Contributing Faculty: Paul Taheri
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11/25/03: New effort targets underage drinking
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Paul Taheri
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11/24/03: New effort targets underage drinking
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Paul Taheri
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11/13/03: Iraqi teen goes home after burn treatment
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
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11/13/03: Iraqi teen goes home after burn treatment
Outlet: FOX News affiliate
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11/13/03: Iraqi teen goes home after burn treatment
Outlet: WEYI-Flint/Saginaw/Bay City
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11/13/03: Iraqi teen goes home after burn treatment
Outlet: WEYI-Flint/Saginaw/Bay City
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11/13/03: Iraqi teen goes home after burn treatment
Outlet: WNEM-TV 5
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11/11/03: U-M burn patient returns to Iraq
Outlet: WDIV-Channel 4
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U-M Health System Administration

11/13/03: Expanding Oakwood battles U-M, St. Joe in Canton
Outlet: mlive.com  

11/03/03: CVC announces advisory board
Outlet: University Record
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11/01/03: Smoking, advertising
Outlet: Medical Marketing & Media  

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U-M Hospital Administration

11/26/03: How to Feast Without Getting Fat
Outlet: Herald Palladium  

11/24/03: Predicting Weight Gain in Ex-Smokers
Outlet: WebMD
Contributing Faculty: Linda Thomas  

11/20/03: Still smoking: Ban doesn't spur number wanting to quit
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Linda Thomas  

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U-M Medical School Administration

11/21/03: Orthopaedic surgery gets new chairman
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: James Carpenter
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11/17/03: Incoming president sets goals for MCO
Outlet: WTVG-TV 13
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

11/16/03: Local firm joins anthrax battle
Outlet: Ann Arbor News  

11/16/03: Whit Hill and the postcards
Outlet: Oakland Press  

11/14/03: Election to I. O. M.
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: William Barsan & Timothy R.B. Johnson and Robert Bartlett
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11/11/03: Medical Malpractice
Outlet: Michigan Radio
Contributing Faculty: Marilynn Rosenthal
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11/07/03: Incoming president sets goals for MCO
Outlet: Toledo Blade
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

11/07/03: Incoming president sets goals for MCO
Outlet: WJR - Detroit
Contributing Faculty: Lloyd Jacobs  

11/03/03: U-M faculty talents tapped
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: William Barsan & Timothy R.B. Johnson and Robert Bartlett
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Urology

11/06/03: Prostate cancer, sexual dysfunction
Outlet: WXYZ - TV -7 Southfield
Contributing Faculty: Marty Sanda
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11/03/03: Scientific misconduct
Outlet: Popular Science
Contributing Faculty: Kenneth Pienta  

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Vascular Surgery

11/26/03: From an army ..of mice to human trials some day: hidden inflamed veins induced in hundreds of mice test p-selectin inhibitors on clot microparticles
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Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/26/03: From an army of mice to human trials some day! Hidden inflamed veins induced in hundreds of mice test p-selectin inhibitors on clot microparticles
Outlet: Bioworld Today
Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/26/03: Inflammation May Behind DVT
Outlet: Connecticut Post
Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/24/03: Evidence links inflammation to venous disease
Outlet: University Record
Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/20/03: Inflammation May Behind DVT
Outlet: drkoop.com
Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/20/03: New insights into deep vein clots
Outlet: Ann Arbor News
Contributing Faculty: Thomas Wakefield & Daniel Myers
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11/09/03: Aortic Aneurysm: Death risk hinges on choice of surgeon, study finds
Outlet: Health Disease Weekly
Contributing Faculty: Gilbert Upchurch
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