PodMed TT – Diagnosing Atrial Fibrillation With a Wearable Heart Monitor

Monday, July 16, 2018
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Can an ECG patch that monitors heart activity for up to four weeks at home help diagnose the risk of atrial fibrillation better than standard methods? On PodMed…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 07/02/18

Monday, July 2, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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TTUHSC El Paso President Elected to Chair FDA Advisory Board

Monday, July 9, 2018
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems Devices Panel.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems…

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PodMed TT – RNA-Targeted Drugs for Treating Genetic Diseases

Friday, July 6, 2018
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Is interfering with RNA a practical approach to managing a disease of mutant proteins? Two New England Journal of Medicine studies Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT…

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PodMed TT—Treating Brain Cancer With Polio Virus

Friday, June 29, 2018
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Can we use a virus that infects nervous tissue to treat brain cancer? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer may be yes,…

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TTUHSC El Paso Achieves Highest-Level Accreditation Designation

Monday, June 18, 2018
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Independent accreditation by SACSCOC is a milestone in TTUHSC El Paso’s five-year history as a standalone institution

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PodMed TT – Cardiovascular Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet, Nuts and Olive Oil

Friday, June 15, 2018
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Kudos to the New England Journal of Medicine! On PodMed TT this week, Rick and I agree that congrats are in order for the republication of a study…

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PodMed TT – Early Colorectal Cancer Screening

Friday, June 8, 2018
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At what age should colorectal cancer screening begin? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, new guidelines from the American Cancer Society have reduced the…

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PodMed TT – Do Nurse-Led Interventions Help Surrogate Decision-Makers?

Friday, June 1, 2018
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Are nurses able to help surrogate decision-makers for ICU patients reduce depression and anxiety subsequent to the death of a loved one? A New England Journal of Medicine…

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