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Champions For Their Patients: 21 Inducted Into CU Department of Medicine’s New Clinical Excellence Society

One by one, amid smiles and applause from peers and families, 21 members of the University of Colorado Department of Medicine’s clinical faculty took to the stage, donned crisp white lab coats adorned with special insignia, hoisted trophies, and heard words of praise from grateful patients and admiring colleagues. 

Author Mark Harden | Publish Date February 09, 2024
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Low Bleeding Profile With Asundexian Seen in Pooled Analysis

news outletTCTMD
Publish DateFebruary 13, 2024

Cumulative safety data from three trials testing the reversible direct factor XIa inhibitor asundexian in patients at risk for stroke or recurrent cardiovascular events suggest a better bleeding profile compared with apixaban (Eliquis; Bristol Myers Squibb) in a variety of patient types.

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CBS News

Flu, COVID, RSV: Colorado doctor says 5% of hospitalized patients have two viruses at the same time

news outletCBS News
Publish DateFebruary 13, 2024

Chances are you or someone you know has gotten sick over the past few weeks or months. 

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Cancer Center

Toby Keith’s Death Following Stomach Cancer Fight Brings Attention to a Less Common Cancer

news outletCancer Center
Publish DateFebruary 12, 2024

Colorado University Cancer Center member Sunnie Kim, MD, emphasizes knowing the risk factors and recognizing the symptoms.

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Debate simmers over when doctors should declare brain death

news outletNPR
Publish DateFebruary 11, 2024

Benjamin Franklin famously wrote: "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."

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