News Archive

July 2019

First Ever State Sepsis Regulation Tied to Lower Death Rates
July 16, 2019

Death rates from sepsis fell faster in New York than expected—and faster than in peer states—following the introduction of the nation’s first state-mandated sepsis regulation, according to an analysis led by University of Pittsburgh researchers and published today in read more...

Sherry Chou, MD, Awarded R21 Grant to Study Biomarker for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
July 08, 2019

Associate Professor Sherry Chou, MD, was awarded an R21 grant to determine if an early biomarker test can identify subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) patients who will develop further brain injury and long-term disability. The study, entitled “MicroRNA Endotypes of Systemic Inflammation in…read more...