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June 30, 2016

LOINC award honors outstanding contributors to advancement of health data interoperability

INDIANAPOLIS -- LOINC, the world's most commonly used universal code system for identifying medical test results, observations a…

June 23, 2016

Study explores impact of early dementia screening of older adults on their family members

INDIANAPOLIS -- A new grant to the Indiana University Center for Aging Research from the National Institute on Aging funds the f…

June 14, 2016

Young African-American adults are less susceptible to delirium in ICU than Caucasians

INDIANAPOLIS -- The first study to evaluate the relationship between race and intensive care unit delirium has found that Africa…

June 6, 2016

Study finds one-third of women taking bisphosphonates remain at risk for fracture

INDIANAPOLIS -- More than 53 million Americans age 50 and older, primarily women, have osteoporosis or are at high risk for the …

May 11, 2016

IU Center for Aging Research founding director honored by American Geriatrics Society

INDIANAPOLIS -- Christopher Callahan, M.D., the founding director of the Indiana University Center for Aging Research, a Regenst…

May 6, 2016

Study finds hospice use does not increase long stay nursing home decedents' care costs

INDIANAPOLIS -- Use of hospice services does not increase care costs in the last six months of life for long-stay nursing homes …

April 21, 2016

Regenstrief, IU study finds machine learning as good as humans' in cancer surveillance

INDIANAPOLIS -- Machine learning has come of age in public health reporting according to researchers from the Regenstrief Instit…

April 19, 2016

Half of long-stay nursing home residents go to hospital ED regardless of cognitive status

INDIANAPOLIS -- A new study from the Indiana University Center for Aging Research and the Regenstrief Institute has found that a…