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April 8, 2014

Innovative, coordinated brain care could save billions of health care dollars

INDIANAPOLIS -- Studies have shown that a new patient and caregiver centered model of innovative, coordinated brain care for old…

April 8, 2014

Back to basics: Redesigning systems of care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease

INDIANAPOLIS -- The number of older adults with dementia in the United States is forecast to more than double over the next 40 y…

March 25, 2014

Electronic medication alerts designed with provider in mind reduce prescribing errors

INDIANAPOLIS -- Changing how medication alerts are presented in electronic medical records resulted in safer prescribing, increa…

March 19, 2014

IU, Regenstrief study: New noninvasive colorectal cancer screening tool highly accurate

INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indiana University and Regenstrief Institute study of nearly 10,000 average-risk, asymptomatic men and women …

March 10, 2014

Alexia Torke named associate director of Indiana University Center for Aging Research

INDIANAPOLIS -- Alexia Torke, M.D., M.S., has been named associate director of the Indiana University Center for Aging Research.

March 7, 2014

Volume of notifiable disease reporting may double with required electronic lab reporting

INDIANAPOLIS -- Public health departments nationwide are already feeling the strain from budget cuts. But their case report volu…

January 30, 2014

'Attention on the flight deck': What doctors can learn from pilots about communication

INDIANAPOLIS -- As computers become common in medical examination rooms across the United States, a new study explores the role …

January 22, 2014

Regenstrief, IU study: Half of hospitalized adults over 65 need surrogate decision-makers

INDIANAPOLIS -- Nearly half of hospitalized American adults age 65 and older require decision-making assistance from family memb…