MUHC News

$27.9M to develop novel therapeutics options for patients with cancer
June 4, 2019 | RI-MUHC is part of a Quebec-wide collaborative effort to provide oncology innovation and discovery pipeline
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Patient empowerment app Opal wins Prix d'excellence honour
June 3, 2019 | Technology and patient insight at the heart of innovative patient portal developed at the MUHC
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Guidelines for managing anaphylaxis in children need an update
May 30, 2019 | New study shows that pre-hospital treatment with epinephrine has the highest protective effect against uncontrolled allergic reaction
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RI-MUHC research team on promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target
May 22, 2019 | Dr. Erwan Pernet and Dr. Maziar Divangahi have identified a lipid target to “tone down” the hyper-active immunity to influenza infection.
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Children in Quebec are not diagnosed early enough with type 1 diabetes
May 14, 2019 | A study reveals a rise in the number of children presenting a life-threatening complication at diagnosis.
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Widespread off-label use of epilepsy medications could put some patients at risk
May 10, 2019 | Despite limited proven efficacy, gabapentinoids are frequently prescribed to treat pain
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The unanticipated early origins of childhood brain cancer
May 1, 2019 | Canadian researchers identify earliest traces of brain cancer long before the disease becomes symptomatic
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