A large, multi-center, multi-state project is the result of a collaboration between OHSU Obstetrics and Gynecology and our OSU College of Pharmacy faculty member, Dr. Lorinda Anderson. Initial findings from the PEARL study (Pharmacists Expand Access to Reproductive heaLthcare) have just been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association’s Open Access Journal.Link: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2766072
“A collaboration led by scientists at Oregon State University, the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom and Erasmus University in The Netherlands has identified a new genetic mutation behind the premature fusing of the bony plates that make up the skull.” “As an individual grows, sutures are supposed to close gradually, with complete fusion […]
Lorinda Anderson, PharmD, Dan Hartung, PharmD, MPH, and Maria Rodriguez, MD, MPH, were recently published in Obstetrics & Gynecology for their study titled “Pharmacists Provision of Hormonal Contraception in the Oregon Medicaid Population”. The study shows how the program increases accessibility of contraception and reduces the overall cost and rate of unintended pregnancies. This is a tremendous […]
Despite its promising therapeutic potential, nanoparticle-mediated magnetic hyperthermia is currently limited to the treatment of localized and relatively accessible cancer tumors because the required therapeutic temperatures above 40 °C can only be achieved by direct intratumoral injection of conventional iron oxide nanoparticles. To realize the true potential of magnetic hyperthermia for cancer treatment, there is […]
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