A new study reveals that South Asian-Americans are more likely to die of heart conditions caused by atherosclerosis, such as heart attacks and strokes, than East Asians and non-Hispanic whites in the U.S.
Osteoarthritis (OA) is one of the most common causes of chronic pain in the world. More than 30 million people in the United States alone suffer from OA, which can affect any moveable joint of the body, including the knees, hips, and hands. OA normally manifests itself as a breakdown of joint tissues, including degradation of cartilage.
Rush patients will be able to enter data from higi health screenings into their electronic health record and shared with their care providers.
A study at Rush will explore how bacteria in the intestine influence the progression of cognitive decline and development of Alzheimer’s disease.
Dr. Latania Logan, Rush's chief of pediatric infectious diseases, recently published a study on how antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii infections are on the rise.
Rush is helping lead a new health research accelerator that has launched in the Chicago area with nearly $35 million in funding from the NIH.
For the 10th consecutive year, Rush University Medical Center has been designated a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" in the Healthcare Equality Index.
The newly expanded Program for Abdominal and Pelvic Health at Rush brings together a team of experts to treat complex pelvic health conditions in women and men.
Rush has launched the first comprehensive epilepsy clinic in Chicago dedicated to treating epilepsy in older adults, serving a population that is often not optimally treated.
Code, an innovator in mobile enterprise data capture and leader in image-based barcode scanning technology, is adding to its impressive health care product portfolio with an industry first, “mobile HIS barcode soft-scanning” for health care.