Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 03/12/18

Monday, March 12, 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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PodMed TT – MRIs and the Overdiagnosis of Breast Cancer, Clinical Prediction Rules to Rule Out Pulmonary Embolism, and More

Monday, February 19, 2018
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If you’re a woman who chooses to have mammography screening, what are the chances that you end up with a biopsy if routine mammography is used versus magnetic…

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PodMed TT – Surgical Blood Clot Retrieval for Stroke, Herb-Drug Interactions, Atrial Fibrillation with Heart Failure, and More

Monday, February 12, 2018
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If you have a stroke involving a blood clot, how long does your doctor have to retrieve it surgically and improve your outcome? The answer to that question…

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TTUHSC El Paso Professor Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Monday, February 5, 2018
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Maureen D. Francis, M.D., professor in the Department of Medical Education at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso), has received the Chancellor’s Council…

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PodMed TT – Cardiovascular Risks of Smoking, the Flu and Heart Attacks, Thyroid Drugs and Congenital Defects

Friday, February 2, 2018
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Even one cigarette a day still confers substantial cardiovascular risk, as Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week. That’s according to a meta-analysis in the British…

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Long-Term Benefits of Breastfeeding

Monday, January 22, 2018
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Reducing your risk of diabetes: that’s one more benefit to breastfeeding, as reported in a 30-year study in JAMA Internal Medicine Rick and I discussed in this week’s…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Online Heart Health Q&A

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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Last week, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) held its latest session of The Exam Room, a Facebook Live Q&A that invites the…

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TTUHSC El Paso Faculty Publish Cardiology Textbook

Friday, November 3, 2017
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A textbook guiding cardiologists on the latest treatments in cardiovascular medicine was recently published by two faculty members at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC…

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5 TTP El Paso Physicians Named Texas ‘Super Doctors’

Thursday, September 21, 2017
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Five Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso (TTP El Paso) doctors have been named “Super Doctors” by Texas Monthly. Only 5 percent of doctors within the state of…

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