• Cannabinoids may soothe certain skin diseases

    Anti-inflammatory properties may be the key

    Cannabinoids contain anti-inflammatory properties that could make them useful in the treatment of a wide-range of skin diseases, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    April 18, 2017
    David Kelly
  • Tragedy turns into advocacy

    Patient advocates visit campus to promote a culture of communication and consent

    March 30, 2017
    Jennifer Loyd
    Advocate Patty Skolnik speaks to students in the IPED course.
  • States can reduce measles outbreaks by toughening exemption policies

    Strengthening exemptions could boost vaccination coverage, reduce costs

    States with weaker non-medical exemption policies for vaccinations can reduce the likelihood of a measles outbreak 140 to 190 percent by strengthening them, a new study from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus shows.… Full Story

    March 21, 2017
    David Kelly
  • Even after treatment, brains of anorexia nervosa patients altered

    CU Anschutz researchers find brains need time to normalize

    March 1, 2017
    David Kelly
    Brain scan image
  • Maximizing technology’s impact in the doctor-patient relationship

    Data Science to Patient Value initiative tries to personalize big data, improve experiences

    March 1, 2017
    Michael Davidson
    Jean Kutner, MD
  • Higher death rates associated with routine handoff of patients

    Transitions in patient care among medical residents may increase mortality, CU Anschutz study says

    Researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have found higher mortality rates among hospitalized patients during routine transitions of care from one medical resident to another.… Full Story

    December 6, 2016
    David Kelly
  • Vitamin D reduces respiratory infections, study says

    A potentially life-saving discovery in older patients at high risk for these illnesses

    November 16, 2016
    David Kelly
    Vitamin D