Clinical Health

New model describes how cultural trauma can lead to health disparities

Two researchers from the University of California at Riverside have proposed a new model of “cultural trauma” that describes how traumas such as colonization, hate crimes and recent anti-immigrant media and policies can lead to health disparities. in many American cultural groups. . Traditionally, studies of group trauma such as …

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Rethinking Mental Health Treatment Using Clinical Virtual Reality –

Skip Rizzo, PhD, Research Director for Medical Virtual Reality at the Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT) at the University of Southern California, explains how his BRAVEMIND Virtual Reality (VR) Therapy is changing the treatment of PTSD and how pharma can benefit from clinical VR. “There is a strong evidence …

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Increased incapacity for work, comorbid burden associated with concomitant psoriasis, RP

Results presented at the 2021 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting showed that patients with concomitant psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis (RP) reported an increased incidence of obesity, hypertension, and diabetes, as well as a higher probability of incapacity for work than those with only psoriasis. According to results presented at …

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Emory Receives Transformation Grant to Establish New Goizueta @Emory Brain Health Institute | Emory University

The Goizueta Foundation has pledged $ 50 million to Emory University to create the Goizueta Institute @Emory Brain Health, renaming the landmark initiative announced in May 2021 to Emory Brain Health Personalized Medicine Institute. Led by Emory’s world-class brain health clinical and research teams, the Goizueta Institute @Emory Brain Health …

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Dr Derek Chew on the VICTORIA trial and the cost-effectiveness of Vericiguat

The VICTORIA study found that vericiguat was more cost effective than placebo when using current societal benchmarks for the value of healthcare in the United States. Derek Chew, MD, now an assistant professor at the University of Calgary, conducted economic evaluations for the VICTORIA trial while working for the Duke …

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UI Health and Cook County Health announce pediatric specialist services collaboration under the Pediatric Care Partnership

Media contacts Jackie Carey, UIC / UI Healthcare: 312-996-8277 or [email protected] Normington, CCH: 312-519-2769 or [email protected] Executives from Cook County Health and UI Health, the university health company at the University of Illinois at Chicago, celebrate the launch of the Pediatric Care Partnership at the Cook County Health Professional Building …

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