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September 24, 2020

 

Source: STAT News
September 24, 2020
… “We want to know that something is effective,” said Graham Snyder, medical director of infection prevention at UPMC in Pittsburgh. …

 

Source: The Conversation
September 23, 2020
… Respiratory scientist Douglas Reed of the University of Pittsburgh examined studies that have shown how the virus has spread, including at a call center in South Korea, a restaurant in China and a choir practice in Washington state. …

 

Source: New Castle News
September 24, 2020
… At UPMC Jameson, there are no COVID-19 patient hospitalized or on ventilators. …

 

Source: Consumer Reports
September 23, 2020
… “We are finding that individuals with mild hearing loss who may have felt that they didn’t have enough of a problem hearing are coming into the clinic to get hearing aids because the addition of masks has made their communication challenges much greater,” says Catherine Palmer, PhD, president of the American Academy of Audiology and director of audiology and hearing aids at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. …

 

Source: WICU-TV (Erie)
September 23, 2020
… UPMC Hamot employees are already one step ahead. …

 

Source: WJET-TV (Erie)
September 23, 2020
… This is a mass flu vaccination effort for all UPMC Employees. …

 

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
September 24, 2020
… Researchers at the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine identified and followed 31,400 county residents from 2007 through 2017 who had atrial fibrillation, or Afib, and found those living in high pollution neighborhoods had a 20% higher stroke risk than those living where the air was cleanest. ...

 

Source: Cumberland Times-News
September 23, 2020
… UPMC Western Maryland president Barry P. Ronan will retire in March. …

 

Source: Health IT Analytics
September 23, 2020
… Researchers at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Carnegie Mellon University College of Engineering noted that right now, the primary treatment for osteoarthritis is joint replacement. …

 

Source: WHTM-TV (Harrisburg)
September 24, 2020
UPMC Express Cares are seeing patients with sore throats, upper respiratory infections that are not COVID-related, as well as seasonal allergies. …