Advancing delirium care through research

INDIANAPOLIS — At least seven million hospitalized Americans suffer from delirium each year, however the condition goes unrecognized in more than 60 percent of patients. Even if diagnosed, there is no effective way to treat the condition, which…

Antibiotic offers potential for anti-cancer activity

INDIANAPOLIS — An antibiotic known for its immunosuppressive functions could also point the way to the development of new anti-cancer agents, researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine have reported.
The study determined that the c…

It’s a pain to take care of pain

INDIANAPOLIS — While many studies have looked at the treatment of chronic pain from the patient’s perspective, there has been little research on those who provide care for chronic pain.
In a study in the November 2010 issue of the journal …

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