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Infection Blood Test of Limited Value in Cutting Antibiotics

Overall antibiotic use was not curbed by giving physicians the results of biomarker tests, a Pitt trial found.

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UPMC, AHA and Philips create $30 million Cardeation Capital fund to back startups aimed at treatment and prevention of heart disease.

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UPMC Immune Transplant and Therapy Center

Hookah smoking accounted for over half of the tobacco smoke volume consumed by young adult hookah and cigarette smokers in the U.S.

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UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Dr. Marie Menke, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, provides insights about polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), the most common endocrine disorder in reproductive-aged women and the leading cause of infertility.

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Dr. Sansea L. Jacobson, asst. prof. of psychiatry at Pitt, has focused her clinical and advocacy efforts over the past decade on youth suicide prevention. Nationally, she has become a key expert on opportunities to improve communication structures between media and mental health programs for coordinated safe and effective messaging.


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