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Results from many large clinical trials are never published
Non-publication is more common among industry-funded trials, study finds.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2013 / October
Glickman co-authors New England Journal of Medicine perspective article
The article, titled "The Patient Experience and Health Outcomes," was published online on Dec. 26, 2012.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2012 / December
How to stay safe in extreme summer heat
Blazing temperatures can bring on serious illness if you're not careful. Dr. Abhi Mehrotra, an emergency physician at UNC Hospitals, offers tips on protecting yourself and your family against extreme heat.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2011 / June
September is peak month for hurricanes in North Carolina
More hurricanes and tropical storms hit North Carolina in September than in any other month. Two UNC experts explain how state residents can stay safe and healthy before and after a dangerous storm.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2011 / September
Elderly emergency patients less likely to receive pain medication than middle-aged patients
A study by UNC researchers finds that people 75 years old or older are less likely to receive any pain medication in hospital emergency departments than people between 35 and 54 years old.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2011 / November
UNC study: Most kidney dialysis patients not prepared for emergency evacuation
A survey of kidney dialysis patients by UNC School of Medicine researchers finds that most have not taken the emergency preparedness measures that would enable them to survive a hurricane or any other disaster that disrupts power and water services.
Located in Biochemistry and Biophysics News / / 2010 / June
Protect yourself from heat illness, heat stroke
It’s important to be able to recognize heat-related illnesses, how to prevent them and what to do if the heat really gets you down.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - August 14, 2009
Protect yourself from heat illness, heat stroke
It’s important to be able to recognize heat-related illnesses, how to prevent them and what to do if the heat really gets you down.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - August 14, 2009
Chilled to the bone
Why would Laurence Katz want to give patients hypothermia?
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / May 19
Five years later: UNC Hospitals’ Hurricane Katrina response
The five-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall undoubtedly brings back memories for thousands of Gulf Coast residents and emergency response providers across the country, including several folks at UNC. On Sept. 2, 2005, a team of physicians, nurses and staff from UNC Hospitals left North Carolina to travel to the Gulf Coast as part of the medical response to Hurricane Katrina.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Sept. 2