June 13, 2013Test makes medication safer for African Americans
Genetic test tailors warfarin dose to individual patient
May 21, 2013New blood-thinner measures may cut medication errors
Health care providers need to ensure safe, effective use of anticoagulants
February 19, 2013Mahnaz Shahidi: Inventor of the Year
Are you at risk for stroke? A device developed by Mahnaz Shahidi can see it in your eyes.
September 6, 2012Genetic Test Will Help Dose Blood Thinner
Patients suffering from dangerous blood clots will receive genetic testing to help health professionals at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System prescribe the proper dose of the blood-thinner warfarin.
September 5, 2012Union vs city
“Here you have a union that’s decided to take on a very large city.”
September 5, 2012Helping stroke patients keep their balance
Alexander Aruin has developed an inexpensive, simple way to help stroke patients keep their balance.
July 19, 2012Lift and Shift: Shoe Insole Helps Stroke Patients Relearn Balance
A simple shoe insole can help stroke patients learn to rebalance their body weight and avoid dangerous falls.
February 23, 2012Naked Mole-Rats Bear Lifesaving Clues
Could blind, buck-toothed, finger-sized naked mole-rats harbor in their brain cells a survival secret that might lead to better heart attack or stroke treatments?