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Topic: Rhode Island Hospital

Pulling narratives from pages of COVID-19 health data

News, Science & Research

Pulling narratives from pages of COVID-19 health data

September 14, 2020 0 comments

The numbers, labels and descriptions pertaining to medical patients and COVID-19 cases that are housed in electronic health records may seem to be nothing more than a track record — a jumble of information a physician updates, typing away as their patient sits down for a visit.

Nanoparticle therapy shows promise for treatment of rare cancer

News, Science & Research

Nanoparticle therapy shows promise for treatment of rare cancer

November 22, 2019 0 comments

This month, a paper published by University researchers Richard Terek and Qian Chen highlighted a potential nanotechnology therapy that targets chondrosarcoma, a rare type of bone cancer.

Alzheimer’s study may provide methods of prevention, economical diagnosis

News, Science & Research

Alzheimer’s study may provide methods of prevention, economical diagnosis

September 20, 2017 Comments are Disabled

A trial currently being conducted by University professors may be key to diagnosing Alzheimer’s at an accessible cost before the symptoms appear.

U. researchers among team testing dementia treatment

Science & Research

U. researchers among team testing dementia treatment

October 18, 2016 1 comment

Researchers from Brown hope that transcranial magnetic stimulation will become the first successful treatment for frontotemporal dementia.