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Aug 03, 2016, 12:38 ET UH Case Medical Center treats first patient in the world on international clinical trial for hypertension

 University Hospitals Case Medical Center is the first site in the world to use a promising new technology for patients with high blood...


Jul 08, 2016, 17:40 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center cardiologists first to implant Abbott 'Absorb' Stent in Midwest

University Hospitals Case Medical Center is among the first in the country – and the first in Ohio - to offer and deploy the Abbott Absorb...


Apr 14, 2016, 08:00 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center Taps Velano Vascular Technology for Needleless Venous Blood Collection

 University Hospitals (UH) today announced a collaboration with medical technology company Velano Vascular to use its PIVO needleless device...


Mar 24, 2016, 10:33 ET University Hospitals Sports Medicine selected as official health care provider for the Rite Aid 2016 Cleveland Marathon

 Rite Aid 2016 Cleveland Marathon officials announced today a formal agreement with University Hospitals (UH) Sports Medicine as the...


Feb 25, 2016, 16:00 ET Wearable technology holds the key to better performance

 The ability to know your limitations is now a reality. Sports medicine physicians have long looked for clues, subtleties and tendencies in...


Dec 04, 2015, 13:00 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center names Daniel I. Simon, MD, as new President

University Hospitals Case Medical Center has appointed Daniel I. Simon, MD, as the academic medical center's new President effective Jan. 1,...


Nov 09, 2015, 14:44 ET UH Case Medical Center's Jackson T. Wright Jr., MD, PhD, authors new results in NEJM from Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT)

 Jackson T. Wright Jr., MD, PhD, and researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center presented new results from the Systolic Blood...


Jan 21, 2015, 12:12 ET UH Case Medical Center first to offer novel HeartFlow FFR(CT) technology

 Medical tests are stressful. Invasive tests, stress tests and unnecessary surgeries are too, not to mention the costs associated with all of...


Nov 10, 2014, 14:40 ET UH Case Medical Center LEADLESS II trial part of worldwide effort to go wireless

Wireless is always better, but the transition into health care–specifically as it pertains to cardiology and pacemakers–is testing that...


Oct 13, 2014, 06:00 ET UH Case Medical Center's 'REHEARSAAAL' trial testing clinical performance in virtual environment

Practice makes perfect. University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center and Simbionix recently launched a multi-center, randomized study comparing...


Jul 10, 2014, 12:20 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center Awarded $4.7 Million Grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced a three-year grant to University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center...


Jun 06, 2014, 14:02 ET The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and Harrington Discovery Institute Announce 2014 Award Recipients

Researchers from The Ohio State (Columbus) and Emory (Atlanta) Universities will be the first recipients of drug discovery funding and innovation...


May 14, 2014, 18:08 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center Experts to Present Data at the 50th ASCO Annual Meeting Highlighting New Way to Predict Response to Chemotherapy For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Patients

 Researchers from University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center's Seidman Cancer Center will present findings from a study that found the...


Feb 12, 2014, 10:00 ET Harrington Discovery Institute and the American Society for Clinical Investigation honor Johns Hopkins Pediatric Cardiologist and Geneticist Harry C. Dietz, MD

 The inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine has been awarded to pediatric cardiologist and genetics researcher Harry Dietz, MD,...


Jan 08, 2014, 17:15 ET New England Journal of Medicine Study Finds Upper-Airway Electronic Stimulation Effective for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Results published in a new study in the Jan. 9 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine report that mild electronic stimulation therapy to the...


Dec 13, 2013, 09:48 ET New Research Uses Deep Sequencing of Breast Cancer Tumors to Predict Clinical Outcomes in Patients After Single Dose of Therapy

 New research from University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center and Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western...


Nov 21, 2013, 16:37 ET Harrington Discovery Institute's Dr. Jonathan Stamler earns AHA Distinguished Scientist Award

Jonathan Stamler, MD, Director of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center, has received the 2013...


Oct 24, 2013, 10:30 ET The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation partners with Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center announced...


Jul 22, 2013, 06:00 ET Harvard expert in glaucoma Douglas Rhee, MD, named Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center

 After an extensive national search, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center have...


Jul 16, 2013, 08:00 ET U.S. News & World Report Names University Hospitals Case Medical Center to the Best Hospitals 2013-14 Honor Roll

University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center is one of only 18 hospitals in the country to have been named to U.S. News & World Report's most...


Jul 02, 2013, 06:00 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University Announce Licensing Agreement for the Development of Diagnostic Tests for HIV Drug Resistance

 Case Western Reserve University has signed an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement granting University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center...


May 15, 2013, 18:00 ET University Hospitals Case Medical Center Experts to Present Data at the 49th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Addressing Patient and Physician Barriers to Clinical Trials

 Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center's (UHCMC) Seidman Cancer Center will present findings from two studies evaluating...


Apr 30, 2013, 09:00 ET Nominations Open for the Inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine

 National and international nominations are being sought for the inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, which will honor a...


Apr 05, 2013, 10:00 ET New Minimally Invasive, MRI-Guided Laser Treatment for Brain Tumor Found to be Promising in Study

 The first-in-human study of the NeuroBlate™ Thermal Therapy System finds that it appears to provide a new, safe and minimally...


Jan 23, 2013, 14:00 ET Researchers Discover Promising Prognostic Marker for Aggressive Breast Cancer

 A team of researchers led by Goutham Narla, MD, PhD, at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case...