The number of dentists in the state is on the decline. Nationally, there are 62 dentists for every 100,000 people. In Nebraska, there are 55.
UNMC in partnership with Project Extra Mile, co-authored a report on underage drinking in Nebraska. Data was collected from a variety of sources.
UNMC’s stroke center is one of 11 centers that is part of a novel national study that will use adult stem cells to treat stroke patients.
The Osteoporosis Research Center at Alegent Creighton University Medical Center will be the home of a new state-of-the-art high resolution 3D X-ray microscope.
All of the cancer centers in the Big 10 are joining forces to create the Big 10 Cancer Research Consortium.
One in three elderly people will experience a fall. And most of these falls will take place in the home.
A new study led by the VA of Nebraska-western Iowa found that more expensive drug therapies for rheumatoid arthritis don’t necessarily work better than generic ones.
UNMC is building a new College of Pharmacy.
The VA of Nebraska-Western Iowa received $10 million in grants last year for research in to treatment for diabetes, battlefield injuries, and more.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center has found no evidence of research misconduct after questions were raised about data integrity in an academic article.