Impact

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A growing number of our funded research studies are now producing important results that are being summarized in leading medical journals and presented at major scientific meetings. Here are some of those studies and their findings.

Study compares benefits, harms of two most common types of bariatric surgery
Study compares two ways to manage asthma in African-American children
Study shows similar effectiveness between nonpharmacological and pharmacological treatments for depression
Study results indicate low and high doses of aspirin achieve similar protection, safety
Peer navigators help patients with similar conditions find and utilize healthcare services
A team-based palliative care program shows great promise for improving quality of life for patients with Parkinson’s disease
Trained laypeople in Navajo communities delivered a program that helped reduce diabetes risk factors
Planning among specialists leads to care that is more appropriate for the severity of the patient’s cancer

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