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Lymphopenia predicts response to stereotactic radiosurgery in lung cancer patients with brain metastases.

Patients with cancer receiving chemotherapy are often immunosuppressed, which may impact the efficacy of SRS. More

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New Breast Cancer Radiation Therapy Shortens Treatment, Reduces Side Effects

Loyola Medicine and Palos Health are offering a new breast cancer radiation therapy that shortens the treatment time by three weeks. More

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Cancer Immunotherapy Symposium

The Cancer Immunotherapy Symposium will take place Wednesday, April 10. 2019. More

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Katherine Knight, PhD, named Distinguished Fellow of the American Association of Immunologists

This fellowship recognizes recipients for distinguished careers and outstanding scientific contributions as well as their service to AAI and the immunology community. More

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Register for the inaugural Cardiovascular Research Institute Symposium

The inaugural Cardiovascular Research Institute (CVRI) Research Symposium showcases the research currently being conducted by faculty. More

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Attend the School of Nursing’s annual Palmer Symposium on Friday, March 22

Each year, health care professionals gather to share the latest information in research at the Ruth K. Palmer Symposium. More

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Kathy Bobay, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, co-authored JAMA study on assessing patient readiness for hospital discharge to reduce readmissions

Keeping patients from a return trip to the hospital after discharge is important for both the patient and the hospital. More

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Students from majors across Loyola are learning together how to screen and intervene for drug or alcohol abuse

Substance abuse is a public health crisis in the United States, accounting for nearly 4 percent of all reported deaths. More

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The next step in cancer research

For decades, Nishimura has studied how the immune system targets cancers. More

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Loyola Enrolling Brain Tumor Patients in Clinical Trial of a New Radiation Therapy

Loyola Medicine is the only center in Illinois participating in the international multicenter study. More

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Kathy Bobay, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, co-author of JAMA study on assessing patient readiness for hospital discharge to reduce readmissions

Reducing readmissions and emergency department visits is a national priority that has led to numerous initiatives to improve the health care experience, patient outcomes and cost of health services. More

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LUMC to offer fellowship in Liver and Kidney Transplant Surgery

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) has accredited Loyola Medicine to offer a prestigious two-year fellowship in liver and kidney transplant surgery. More