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Patient Care    Orthopedics

Tissue Donation: Lesser Known But Just as Vital 

Checking the donor box on your driver’s license application doesn’t just qualify you to donate organs such as kidneys, heart, and lungs; it also allows you to donate musculoskeletal tissue to patients awaiting repair of knees, ankles, and damaged tendons, ligaments, and cartilage.  

Author Greg Glasgow | Publish Date April 27, 2023
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Community    Sports Medicine    Orthopedics

Conference Brings Physicians to Colorado to Learn How to Treat Extreme Sports Athletes 

With session titles like “Commando and Military Injuries: Late Night Stories,” “Surfing in the Olympics,” and “Cave Diving: The Deadliest Extreme Sport on Earth, or Not?,” you can tell this isn’t your average medical conference. 

Author Greg Glasgow | Publish Date April 18, 2022
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What really happens inside you when you're hit by lighting?

news outletWeather Channel
Publish DateJune 01, 2023

You’ll never hear the one that gets you.

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The Colorado Sun

Turning semi-automatics into mattocks: How faith communities in Colorado are fighting gun violence

news outletThe Colorado Sun
Publish DateJune 01, 2023

The line of cars snaked slowly through the parking lot of Most Precious Blood on a recent Saturday, a procession of those who had come to the Catholic church in south Denver not to rejoice but to release.

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Oscillometry useful in measuring lung function among children with asthma in the ED

news outletHealio
Publish DateMay 31, 2023

Oscillometry was a successful objective measure of lung function among children presenting to the ED with acute asthma, according to data presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference.

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Charles Barkley talks weight loss and managing Type 2 diabetes

news outletYahoo News
Publish DateMay 31, 2023

The NBA icon is taking a new anti-diabetic medication that also has resulted in weight loss.

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