Thomas Wadden of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses new task force recommendations for doctors with obese patients.
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Dean Larry Jameson of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited concerning new cancer research.
Garret FitzGerald of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on drug trials.
PHILADELPHIA — A new test can be used to identify low-risk thyroid nodules, reducing unnecessary surgeries for people with thyroid nodules that have indeterminate results after biopsy. The results of the multi-center trial, which includes researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, appear online in the New England Journal of Medicine.
PHILADELPHIA -- This week, the University of Pennsylvania launched three free courses via Coursera, an online educational platform designed to make Web-based classes available more widely.
With the capacity to reach millions of people simultaneously, Coursera has a design inspired by educational research on effective learning practices and creates an interactive learning experience for the course offerings.
Joseph S. Friedberg of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the publication of his research into pleural mesothelioma.