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Study Participant Says She was Never Warned of Brain Injury Risk
Study Participant Says She was Never Warned of Brain Injury Risk

A participant in a National Institutes of Health-funded study at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics was hoping she could obtain some relief from a bowel condition while helping the advancement of science, but she ended up with a brain injury that left most of her ...

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Blog posts in August, 2013

  • Study: Inducing and Speeding Up Labor Associated with Autism Risk

    A new study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics this week found a substantial association between women having their labor induced or sped up and ...

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  • Jury Awards $1 Billion in Punitive Damages in Nursing Home Case

    In a case that was resolved through a highly unusual process, a jury in Florida has awarded the estate of a 69-year-old woman $110 million in damages ...

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  • Consumer Reports Publisher Rates U.S. Hospitals on Surgical Errors

    Consumers Union, the nonprofit group that publishes Consumer Reports magazine, has just published a ratings review of some 2,463 U.S. hospitals across ...

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