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FCV, in Partnership with UPMC, Opens Advanced Cancer Center in Colombia  

One of the most advanced cancer centers in Colombia, developed and managed  in partnership with UPMC, is opening near Bucaramanga.
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UPMC becomes the first in western Pennsylvania to use new fully dissolving heart stent 
A new voice therapy approach called Conversation Training Therapy will reach more patients thanks to NIH-funded Pitt research study.

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Article about Certain Characteristics Predisposing Women to Different Hot Flash and Night Sweat Patterns 

Pitt receives nearly $62.3 million from the NIH to help turn scientific research into realistic treatments for the people who need them.
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Impact patient volume fluctuations have on trauma centers
Study shows community-based healthy lifestyle programs not only improve physical health, but also quality of life.

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Stephen Y. Chan, M.D., Ph.D., director of the UPMC Center for Pulmonary Vascular Biology and Medicine at the Vascular Medicine Institute at Pitt, explains why UPMC’s new Pulmonary Hypertension Association accreditation is so important.

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