Lab News

Feature stories about lab members & research funding:

1. The University of Texas at Austin. “Bench to bedside: translational science.” by Tim Green. 2012 September 25.

2. American College of Clinical Pharmacy, “ACCP Member Spotlight: Chris Frei.” 2012 September.

3. HSC News. “HSC and partners receive $22.7 million CTSA award.” 2013 October 16.

4. Pipette Gazette (University of Texas Health Science Center Graduate School). “Congrats Dr. Kelly Reveles: Presenting the first graduate of our joint Translational PhD program,” by David Weiss. 2014 October.

5. The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy Home Page, “Reveles traces rate of hospital infections,” by Vicki Matustik. 2014 November.

6. Pipette Gazette (University of Texas Health Science Center Graduate School). “Translational Science Ph.D. offers students opportunities to focus on multi-discipline problems,” by Charlotte Anthony. 2015 February 25.

7. Pipette Gazette (University of Texas Health Science Center Graduate School). “Frei Named Next Program Director for the Translational Science Ph.D. Program,” by Translational Science Ph.D. Program. 2015 August 21.

 

Selected stories about research findings:

1. Forbes. “A clear-eyed view of statins and cataracts,” by Larry Husten. 2013 September 20.

2. The Huffington Post. “Statin use linked to cataracts, but results are cloudy,” by Amir Khan. 2013 September 20.

3. Fox News. “Statin use tied to cataract development,” by Reuters. 2013 September 20.

4. WebMD. “Statins linked to raised risk of cataracts,” by Steven Reinberg. 2013 September 19.

5. Nature World News. “Statins linked with higher risk of cataract,” by Staff Reporter. 2013 September 20.

6. Health Magazine. “Cholesterol-lowering statins linked to risk of cataracts,” by Steven Reinberg. 2013 September 20.

7. National Health Services of the UK (NHS Choices). “Statin use linked to small increase in cataracts risk,” by Bazian. 2013 September 20.

8. Medscape. “The year in medicine 2013: news that made a difference,” by Deborah Flapan and Tanya Priber. 2013 December 10.

9. Reuters. “Statins linked to muscle pain, sprains,” by Genevra Pittman. 2013 June 4.

10. Yahoo News. “Statins linked to muscle pain, sprains,” by Genevra Pittman. 2013 June 4.

11. News Medical UK. “Using cholesterol-lowering statins may be associated with musculoskeletal conditions.” 2013 June 4.

12. Fox News. “Statins linked to muscle pain, sprains,” by Reuters. 2013 June 5.

13. Health Magazine. “Cholesterol drugs linked to muscle, joint problems: study,” by Steven Reinberg. 2013 June 3.

14. Forbes. “Study finds more musculoskeletal problems in people who take statins,” by Larry Husten. 2013 June 4.

15. New England Journal of Medicine Journal Watch General Medicine. “Statin use incurs risk for musculoskeletal conditions,” by Thomas Schwenk. 2013 June 20.

16. WebMD. “Statin use linked to muscle and joint problems,” by Peter Russell. 2013 June 5.

17. U.S. News and World Report Health. “Cholesterol drugs linked to muscle, joint problems: study,” by Steven Reinberg. 2013 June 3.

18. JAMA Internal Medicine Releases. “Musculoskeletal conditions, injuries may be associated with statin use.” 2013 June 3.

19. FDA News. “Musculoskeletal conditions, injuries may be associated with statin use.” 2013 June 4.

20. JAMA Releases. “For older adults with pnemonia, treatment including azithromycin associated with lower risk of death, small increased risk of heart attack,” by JAMA Network Media Reports. 2014 June 3.

21. New England Journal of Medicine Journal Watch. “Keep using macrolides for community-acquired pneumonia,” by Patricia Kritek. 2014 June 5.

22. U.S. Medicine. “Azithromycin saves lives of older pneumonia patients despite cardiac risks,” by Brenda Mooney. 2014 August.

23. BMJ Clinical Evidence. “Azithromycin associated with a reduction in 90-day mortality among older pneumonia patients, although a true clinical benefit is uncertain,” by Wayne Ray. 2014 August 13.

24. LexiComp. “Azithromycin and risk of cardiac events – an updated view,” by R. L. Wynn. 2014 June 14.

25. The New York Times. “Hospital infections with C. difficile level off,” by Nicholas Bakalar. 2014 October.

26. Popular Science. “Infamous diarrhea-causing infections nearly double in U.S. hospitals,” by Brooke Borel. 2014 October.

27. Aljazeera America. “Rates of antibiotic-resistant superbug double over last decade,” by Lisa DeBode. 2014 October.

28. MicrobeWorld.org at the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. “Clostridium difficile infections in United States hospitals: incidence, mortality, and length of stay from 2001 to 2010.” 2014 September.

29. Medical World Nigeria. “A fatal infection is levelling off.” 2014 October 22.

30. Up-to-Date. Clostridium difficile in adults: Epidemiology, microbiology, and pathophysiology,” by J. Thomas Lamont. 2014 November 14.

31. Amazing Science. “Deadly diarrhea rates in US hospitals nearly doubled in last 10 years, study shows,” by Stefan Gruenwald. 2014 October 1.

32. Medscape. “Statins linked to diabetes complications in healthy adults,” by Troy Brown. 2015 May 22.


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