Latest Clinical Trials Shows

Catheter Ablation Works Better Than Traditional Atrial Fibrillation Therapies, Study Shows

Jan 31, 2018

A new study reveals that patients receiving radiofrequency catheter ablation compared to traditional drug therapies for atrial fibrillation (AF) have significantly lower hospitalization and mortality rates. The findings are published in the New England Journal of Medicine. The study's lead author, ...

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The Importance of Cancer Clinical Trials and How You Can Get Involved

Mar 22, 2017

Medical clinical trials are about more than just testing medications, they provide valuable research that can lead to better treatment methods for beating cancer. Dr. Theresa Werner, medical director of the Clinical Trial Office at Huntsman Cancer Institute, talks about how medical trials are ...

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Drug Treatment Prevents Polyps In High-Risk Cancer Patients

Apr 19, 2016

A randomized clinical trail led by Huntsman Cancer Institute investigators finds that a combinatorial chemotherapy reduces precancerous polyps by 75 percent in patients at high-risk for cancer. This advance represents the first prevention therapy against the leading cause of death, cancer of the ...

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Scientists Develop "Smart" Insulin that Automatically Adjusts Blood Sugar

Feb 13, 2015

For patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D), the burden of constantly judging when and how much insulin to self-inject is bad enough. Even worse, a miscalculation or lapse in regimen can cause blood sugar levels to rise too high, potentially leading to heart disease and other long-term complications, or...

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