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Blood-pressure study analysis shows best strategies for patient care
A new study out of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine analyzed published research on blood pressure intervention strategies and found that multilevel, multicomponent interventions were best at helping patients control their hypertension. Katherine Mills, assistant...

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Jan 11, 2018 - Keith Brannon

People whose genes put them at greater risks for obesity may reap bigger benefits from sticking to a healthy diet than those at lower genetic risk, according to a new study in the journal The BMJ led by a team of Tulane researchers.

Jan 08, 2018 - Alicia Jasmin

The Charity Hospital of New Orleans emergency room, where real-life Tulane surgeon Dr. Norman McSwain trained many young doctors, is the setting for The Big Free, a coming-of-age novel about a female surgeon learning the ropes in one of the busiest trauma centers in the country.

 

Jan 05, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

Tulane News in Review is a biweekly wrap-up of Tulane experts featured in national news. View the video.

Jan 04, 2018 - Alicia Jasmin

Philanthropist Bill Gates has named Dr. Adaora Okoli, a graduate student in the Tulane School of Public Health, to a list that identifies little-known individuals helping to save the world.

Jan 03, 2018 - New Wave staff

Dr. Robert Hendel, chief of cardiology at Tulane University School of Medicine and director of the Tulane Heart & Vascular Institute, said the new imaging method provides physicians with new information about the anatomy of coronary heart disease.