Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 03/12/18

Monday, March 12, 2018

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

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

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

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

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
Beautiful mother feeding breast her baby in bed at home

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

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

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

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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