Penn in the news
Richard Schwab of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “Tongue size is one of the physical features that should be evaluated by a physician when screening obese patients to determine their risk for obstructive sleep apnea.”
Penn Medicine is highlighted for developing apps, such as Connexus, that assist doctors and nurses with patient data.
Charles Bailey of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how repeated courses of antibiotics are linked to childhood obesity.
Christine Cain of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on flea outbreaks among pets.
Francis Marchlinski and David Frankel of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about a new kind of “smart” catheter.