Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences and actor John Pankow discuss<
Perelman School of Medicine
Gordon Barr of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for collaborating on a study on whether a mother’s presence
Michael Levy of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about bedbugs and Chagas disease.
No Racial Disparities Observed in Development of Atrial Fibrillation Among Heart Failure Patients, According to Penn Medicine Study
New Penn Medicine Study Finds Lay Bystanders in Higher Income Pennsylvania Counties More Likely to Perform CPR When Witnessing a Cardiac Arrest
Penn Study Examines Patients' Perspectives on Deactivation of Implantable Defibrillators in End-of-Life Scenarios
Most patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs)—small devices placed in a person’s chest to help treat irregular heartbeats with electrical pulses, or shocks—haven’t thought about device deactivation if they were to develop a serious illness from which they were not expected to recover. But given c
Physicians Prescribe Less Brand Name Drugs When Electronic Health Record Default Settings Show Generics First, Penn Medicine Study Finds
Programming electronic health records to make generic drugs the default choice when physicians write prescriptions may offer one way to reduce unnecessary spending and improve health care value in the face of spiraling U.S.
The bed bug may be just as dangerous as its sinister cousin, the triatomine, or “kissing” bug.
Deborah Driscoll of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “As an obstetrician for 30 years, I have seen firsthand the t