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Video Game Improves Doctors’ Trauma Recognition and Triage

70% of severely injured patients aren't sent to trauma centers. A video game created by a Pitt doctor improves on that rate.
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Experts have agreed on treatment approaches to implement when troubling behaviors arise in patients receiving opioids for chronic pain.

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Young adults who use e-cigarettes are more than 4 times as likely to begin smoking as peers who don't vape. 
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Pitt Public Health founds LifeX, an initiative that will provide expertise, capital and working space to new companies addressing complex life sciences challenges.
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Rocky Tuan, Ph.D., distinguished professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

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