Fay Horak, Ph.D., P.T., says a shuffling gait is caused by imbalance and slow movement in Parkinson’s patients and can be reduced with dopamine replacement therapy.
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Eric Fombonne, M.D., says a study that found 0.7% of children in China have autism is “is a very strong starting point” to better understand how common the condition is in China.
Nancy Davis will pay tribute to late son Jason, who died earlier this year, during Race To Erase MS event which Kylie and Kendall have attended in the past
Multiple sclerosis researchers at OHSU are among those involved in the Centers Without Walls collaborative program, which will be supported by the Sept. 4 Erase MS Gala in Pasadena, California.
A 63-year-old Eugene man is enjoying life two months after receiving a donated heart. John Masson says OHSU staff have been “as involved and invested in my heart transplant as I am.”
Kyle Johnson, M.D., and Eliza Hayes Bakken, M.D., join area educators for a Town Hall to address parents’ questions about the physical and mental impacts of returning to school amidst the pandemic.
Judith Guzman-Cottrill, M.D., says opening school bus windows and establishing a stable group of students can limit the coronavirus’ spread and prevent schools from having to close again during to the pandemic.
An injured fisherman rescued in Yaquina Bay by the Coast guard was transferred to OHSU for care.
Jacqueline Vuky, M.D., leads new research study finding pembrolizumab yielded meaningful benefit for patients with advanced urothelial cancers, or cancer that begin in urothelial cells that line the urethra, bladder, ureters, renal pelvis, and other organs.
OHSU licensee Vico Therapeutics, which is developing RNA-modulating therapies for rare neurological diseases, has raised $31 million in financing.
An opinion article authored by Kathleen Carlson, Ph.D., and Dawn Richardson, Ph.D., states: “to fundamentally address the issue of police violence, we must recognize it for what it is: a national pandemic with public health impacts requiring public health action.”
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