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Denver Health chosen to participate in new study
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:42:24 AM

Denver Health’s Center for Complex Fractures and Limb Restoration (Cfx) has been selected as one of only 12 clinical centers in the U.S. to participate in a newly established Extremity Trauma Clinical Research Consortium funded by the U.S. Department of Defense.

St. Anthony offers assistance navigating SHPS
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:43:30 AM

Continuing a long practice of providing Medicare D Prescription Drug Plan assistance, Jane Barnes, Manager of Senior Programs, announced the continuation of the free assistance program in cooperation with SHIP.

UC Denver researcher among CURE’s fall grant recipients
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:42:52 AM

A researcher at University of Colorado Denver’s School of Pharmacy has been named as one of three recipients of a $50,000, 2010 Innovator award from Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE).

Nurses can be part of solution in reducing “never events”
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:45:37 AM

The old saying “never say never” takes on a profound reality when applied to hospital events that are never supposed to happen but, in reality, often do.

ANA establishes review board to evaluate proposals
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:41:52 AM

The American Nurses Association (ANA) has established a review board to evaluate proposals from leading health care researchers and scientists who are seeking access to the nation’s richest database of nursing performance measures, ANA’s National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI).

Chronic depression requires intensive approach
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:45:19 AM

Chronic depression requires more intensive treatment than a single episode of depression, in part because it lasts longer and tends to be more severe.

Researchers announce breakthrough in colon cancer
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:41:25 AM

Medical researchers with EDP Biotech Corporation (EDP) have captured national attention with their revolutionary new technology for a simple blood test to detect early-stage colon cancer.

FDA approves generic drug for Alzheimer’s disease
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:44:23 AM

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic versions of Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) orally disintegrating tablet s on Dec. 11. Donepezil hydrochloride is indicated for the treatment of dementia related to Alzheimer’s disease.

Don't Let Your Life's Goals Fall By The Wayside
Posted: 12/22/2009 at 8:48:17 AM

The Counseling Corner... Commentary by The American Counseling Association

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