Impact Archives

IMPACT Sept 2020

Articles include:
  • Obesity increases risk of death from COVID-19, particularly for men and younger people
  • Atypical femur fractures rise with longer bisphosphonate use
  • Improving care through research
  • Kaiser Permanente joins late-stage COVID-19 vaccine study

IMPACT July 2020

Articles include:
  • Few pregnant women admitted for delivery have COVID-19
  • EIS officer makes a difference here and abroad
  • 2019 R&E Annual Report now available
  • Screening cancer patients for distress (Story from the Annual Report)
  • Patient advisors revolutionize research (Story from the Annual Report)
  • Oncologists as clinical trials investigators (Story from the Annual Report)
  • Living longer and better after cancer

IMPACT May 2020

Articles include:
  • Launching a clinical trial in the midst of a pandemic
  • Video: Clinical trials
  • Stroke program integrates clinical trials
  • English and non-English speakers get equal treatment in emergency departments
  • Declines in heart attacks greater among men than women

IMPACT newsletter January 2020

Articles include:
  • Resident research improves patient care
  • New research sheds light on shingles
  • Meet our new clinician investigators
  • Dr. Brian Lim named Physician Researcher of the Year
  • New Cancer Clinical Trials office opens

Impact Newsletter October 2019

Articles include:
  • Severe morning sickness associated with higher risk of autism
  • Online physician ratings may not be accurate
  • Dr. Steven Jacobsen named ACE president-elect
  • National ACE conference draws health researchers to Pasadena

Impact Newsletter August 2019

Articles include:
  • End of life: Researchers seek to learn needs of sickest patients
  • Clinician Investigator seeks to identify early-stage pancreatic cancer
  • Mom's diabetes could influence child's risk of autism or ADHD
  • RSV infection can be deadlier than flu in adults