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Health Information Spring 2007 Discover Rush
Spring 2007 <i>Discover Rush</i>  
Spring 2007 Discover Rush 

Welcome to the Discover Rush Web Resource Center, the health newsletter from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

On this page, you will find articles on health and medical topics as well as recent news and links to interactive health tools.


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Then you’ve come to the right place. Click here to participate in an online conversation to help you focus on the specific sleeping problems you may be experiencing. This conversation is an ideal first step to addressing your sleep troubles, today.

The interactive conversation will be between five to 20 minutes long, depending on your responses to the questions and prompts. The average conversation lasts for about 12 minutes. You’ll need a broadband connection to participate.


Discover Rush Spring 2007 issue

To download a PDF version of this issue of Discover Rush see the link at right under “Related Topics.” Or view selected articles using the links below.

Visit our archive of past issues of Discover Rush.

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery for Cancer
    Small incisions, big rewards
    • If you’re considering surgery, minimally invasive procedures might be right for you. Talk to your physician or call Rush at (888) 352-RUSH (7874) to learn more.
    • Read “TomoTherapy Comes to Rush” for information on TomoTherapy as a treatment option for cancer.
  • Global Technology on a Personal Level
    Using a GPS-like tool to map the heart
    • For more information about the GPS heart trial, contact the study coordinator, Catherine Glase, at (312) 942-8901.
  • Featured Clinical Trials at Rush
    Liver Disease and Damage Resulting from Alcohol Use
    • For more information on the Liver Disease and Damage trial, call Cynthia Lau, MD, at (312) 942-2845.
  • Care at Rush Earns Top Ranking 
    • Rush as ranked again among the top 10 academic medical centers in the country by the University HealthSystem Consortium in its annual Quality and Accountability Performance Ranking.

      Rush was also recently rated on of the top cardiovascular hospitals in America by the Solucient 100 Top Hospitals Cardiovascular Benchmarks for Success study.

    • Find out more about these and other honors Rush has received, visit our Honors and Recognition home page.

Our Monthly Electronic Health Newsletter

  • Receive health information, breaking medical news and helpful tips for maintaining your health each month via e-mail.


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Discover Rush Web Resource Center
Past Issues
Spring 2007 Discover Rush
Clinical Trials - Healthcare Decision and
Epilepsy Story
Food Safety
Gene therapy for Parkinson's Disease
Healthy Recipe Makeovers
Heart Disease
Holistic Cancer Treatment
Hormone Replacement Alternatives
Medicine Cabinet
Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
Sleep and Health
The Popeye Diet
TomoTherapy for Cancer
Using a GPS Tool to Map the Heart


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