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Filling the gap in neonatal care with play

When babies are born early — at or before 32 weeks — they are at risk for challenges, including developmental and learning disabilities. While they receive lots of care in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), there’s about Read More »

September 16th, 2020|Announcements, Clinical Studies|

Researchers co-developing precision drug delivery tool for traumatic brain injury

An interdisciplinary team of researchers at the University of Southern California has developed a precision drug delivery tool to selectively treat areas of the brain damaged during a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The researchers anticipate that their rapidly Read More »

September 15th, 2020|Announcements|

J. Martin Heur named interim chair of ophthalmology

J. Martin Heur, MD, PhD, professor of clinical ophthalmology and vice chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, has agreed to serve as interim chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Keck School of Read More »

September 15th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Smoking associated with worse outcomes for bladder cancer patients

Patients treated for bladder cancer with a surgery known as radical cystectomy have worse outcomes if they are smokers, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis by Keck Medicine of USC. The study appeared Read More »

September 15th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Research team develops pioneering mask for procedure patients

Infectious disease experts have long known that the best the way to keep a deadly virus from spreading across hospital wards is to confine contagious patients to negative-pressure rooms.

Now researchers at the USC Tina Read More »

September 15th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, Keck Net Intranet|