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Project aims to tame flood of hospital ICU data

...fast."I would say it has the potential to become a reality," said Dr. William Hersh, the chairman of Oregon Health & Science University's Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology.The era of predictive medicine will be here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-03/project-aims-tame-flood-hospi
'Lance Armstrong effect' could be plausible

...direct or even indirect evidence even remotely supporting this hypothesis," said Nichols, a specialist at Oregon Health & Science University's Cancer Institute. Nichols said the biological makeup of testicular cancer makes it unusually sensitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/26/oth_90285.shtml
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Armstrong, Merckx lead a ride for charity

...Portland link is Armstrong's physician, Craig Nichols, associate director of the Cancer Institute at the Oregon Health & Science University. The Sunday ride began at the Nike campus in Beaverton, where Armstrong addressed his fans from a pedestrian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/oth_6212.shtml
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Lack of natural germ-killers linked to infections in eczema patients

...are created in mucous membranes and tissues lining the gut and the bronchial system. Dr. Jon Hanifin of Oregon Health Sciences University, a member of the National Eczema Association's scientific advisory committee, said the researchers may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/11/tec_357966.shtml
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...the risk of cavities. Now evidence indicates that fluoridation also may be good for bones. Researchers at Oregon Health Sciences University, comparing 2,563 women who had no exposure to fluoridated water for the past 20 years to 3,218 women...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/12/ent_312338.shtml
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Marijuana may yield medicines, panel says

...marijuana as a medicine," said panel co-chairman John A. Benson, an emeritus professor of medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University. How might cannabinoid drugs be used? "Analgesia (pain relief) may be the biggest market for commercial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/01/ent_257843.shtml
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Health capsules: Brain drain?

...was less than 1 percent a year, said Dr. Jeffrey Kaye, director of the Aging and Alzheimer's Center at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland. "This study implies that brain health continues well into the extremes of our current age...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/18/ent_256489.shtml
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Morning light urged as treatment for winter depression

...ions in the air also had a beneficial effect. A third study by Dr. Al Lewy, a professor of psychiatry at Oregon Health Science University in Portland, also found sharp improvement among winter depression sufferers who received treatment with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/ent_241990.shtml
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New guidelines revive warnings on salt

...still evolving. In an article published last week in the journal Science, David McCarron, a professor at Oregon Health Sciences University, wrote that "limitation of (salt) in food has historically been the dietary mantra of those who set nutritional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/20/ent_236490.shtml
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Study finds dementia in most 100-year-olds

...dementia," Blansjaar said. Dr. Jeffrey Kaye, a neurologist who directs the Oregon Brain Aging Study at the Oregon Health Sciences University and the Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, agreed that few people can live to 100 without serious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/04/ent_230143.shtml
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