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Microsurgery improves outcomes in patients experiencing paralysis from Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

Microsurgery improves outcomes in patients experiencing paralysis from Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

UMass Lowell research projects receive nearly $12 million in federal funding

UMass Lowell research projects receive nearly $12 million in federal funding

Older COVID patients battle ‘brain fog,’ weakness and emotional turmoil

Older COVID patients battle ‘brain fog,’ weakness and emotional turmoil

Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancy

Children diagnosed with ADHD, autism frequently visit hospitals and doctors during infancy

Study: PoNS neurostimulation with intensive rehabilitation may stimulate neuroplasticity

Study: PoNS neurostimulation with intensive rehabilitation may stimulate neuroplasticity

Enzyme SSH1 impairs the disposal of damaged tau and neurotoxic mitochondria

Enzyme SSH1 impairs the disposal of damaged tau and neurotoxic mitochondria

New program results in shorter hospital stays, reduces post-surgery delirium in older adults

New program results in shorter hospital stays, reduces post-surgery delirium in older adults

Research shows the validity, reliability of isokinetic strength testing of older adults with COPD and stroke

Research shows the validity, reliability of isokinetic strength testing of older adults with COPD and stroke

COVID-19-related interruptions in rehabilitation care causes emotional distress in breast cancer survivors

COVID-19-related interruptions in rehabilitation care causes emotional distress in breast cancer survivors

Study demonstrates a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in Parkinson's disease mouse model

Study demonstrates a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in Parkinson's disease mouse model

3D-printed alternative performs as well as the standard nasal swabs for COVID-19 testing

3D-printed alternative performs as well as the standard nasal swabs for COVID-19 testing

Researchers compare the effect of two anti-hypertensive drugs on post-exercise hypotension

Researchers compare the effect of two anti-hypertensive drugs on post-exercise hypotension

HSS researchers use novel MRI technique to study Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

HSS researchers use novel MRI technique to study Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

Study reports a drop in Medicare reimbursement rates for orthopedic trauma surgery

Study reports a drop in Medicare reimbursement rates for orthopedic trauma surgery

Physical exercise protocol can mitigate the severity of Parkinson's disease

Physical exercise protocol can mitigate the severity of Parkinson's disease

Making gyms safer: Why the virus is less likely to spread there than in a bar

Making gyms safer: Why the virus is less likely to spread there than in a bar

Research highlights the effects of confinement due to COVID-19 among pregnant women

Research highlights the effects of confinement due to COVID-19 among pregnant women

Rehabilitation speeds coronavirus recovery

Rehabilitation speeds coronavirus recovery

UC San Diego Health offers new treatment to provide relief for patients with chronic low back pain

UC San Diego Health offers new treatment to provide relief for patients with chronic low back pain

New studies identify contributors to higher risk of stress fractures in female runners

New studies identify contributors to higher risk of stress fractures in female runners