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April 2 Study finds new medication can significantly block early stages of COVID-19 in engineered human tissues
March 13 ‘Patients are the reason we’re here’: Creating and testing a tool to measure patient-centred outcomes in the Emergency Department
March 11 Study examines how Ontario family doctors charge for uninsured services
March 10 QuILT study reveals systemic barriers to safe patient transfers in labour and delivery
March 9 Solutions for Healthy Cities Symposium marks launch of networks designed to address urban health challenges
March 6 Two COVID-19 research projects from St. Michael’s receive federal funding
March 5 Thinking outside the box to improve surgical safety for patients
March 3 Practicing what they preach: Equity-focused health care at St. Michael’s Hospital’s Academic Family Health Team
March 2 How physicians and researchers plan to make AEDs easier to locate in the GTA
February 28 Understanding infection risks in patients with myasthenia gravis
February 27 St. Michael’s inaugural Scholar-in-Residence kicks off international collaboration within our walls
February 26 First phase of The Walter and Maria Schroeder BRAIN&HEART Centre renovations brings a new catheterization lab to St. Michael's Hospital
February 18 People living with HIV diagnosed with COPD 12 years younger than HIV-negative people, study finds
February 12 Psychologists contribute to best care experience at St. Michael’s
February 11 A surgeon, engineer, inventor, scientist, mentor and mom: Dr. Monica Farcas shares her passion for science and medicine for the Day of Women in Science
February 5 Generous donation transforms brain and heart care at St. Michael’s Hospital
January 30 Home-grown technology has potential to change diabetes care
January 28 New trauma bay at St. Michael’s Hospital shows the impact of simulations on hospital design
January 27 St. Michael’s receives federal funding for projects about multiple sclerosis, obesity, diabetes and HPV
January 24 ‘Disabilities are not always apparent or visible’
January 23 Progress update: Construction of St. Michael’s satellite dialysis clinic in Thorncliffe Park
January 21 Rates of head collision events at women’s and men’s World Cups similar but women received more medical assessments: study
January 16 How physician feedback is helping improve patient care
January 9 DiaBiteSize: Educational video from our researchers focuses on diabetes and kidney health
January 7 Surgical team offers unique treatment for gynecological disease
January 6 Insufficient home care the biggest challenge to overcome after being released from hospital, say Ontario patients and caregivers in new study
January 3 Why a health behaviour change approach could help parents tackle screen time and other challenges