An elderly man inside a PET scanner.

Study shows brain scans and spinal fluid tests can help correctly diagnose dementia types in patients

The study from the school’s Minnesota Evidence-Based Practice Center could help researchers identify the underlying causes of dementia, which could eventually lead to better treatments.

Black newborns die less when cared for by Black doctors

A recent study found that the in-hospital death rate of Black newborns is a third lower when they are cared for by Black physicians rather than white physicians.

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Can a new treatment thwart COVID-19?

A global clinical trial in hospitalized patients is looking for answers.

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