PHILADELPHIA — Veterans with liver disease who live more than 100 miles from a Veterans Administration hospital that offers liver transplants are only half as likely to be placed on the liver transplant waitlist to receive a new organ compared to veterans who live closer to transplant centers, according to a new study from the Perelman School of Medicine of th
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Suleena Kansal Kalra from the School of Medicine is quoted on the effect of stress on fertility.
Grace Kunas knows that every second counts in a crisis.
Kunas, a junior from Madison, N.J., is chief of the all-volunteer Medical Emergency Response Team at the University of Pennsylvania. For her it is a chance to fulfill a personal and professional goal to help others.
Penn Medicine: Initiation of Dialysis for Acute Kidney Injury Beneficial for Robust Patients, Potentially Dangerous for Frail Patients
The decision to initiate dialysis for acute kidney injury (AKI) varies depending on different patient factors and there is a lack of robust evidence as to which patients are likely to benefit most and why.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about genetic testing.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discusses his new book and his predictions for how the Affordable Care Act will work in the future.
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Using a University of Pennsylvania-designed device to noninvasively and continuously monitor cerebral blood flow (CBF) in acute stroke patients, researchers from Penn Medicine and the Department of Physics & Astronomy in Penn Arts and Sciences are now learning how head of
Sigrid Veasey of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how long-term sleep deprivation can lead to brain damage.