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  1. Abstract 280: Defining Statin Intolerance Among High Cardiovascular...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Circulation

    ... or mixed dyslipidemia were identified from the AD of the Health Alliance Plan at Henry Ford Health System (HFHS). A sample of 1000 patients was drawn from the pool of eligible adults and stratified by high CV risk based on presence of comorbid ...

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  2. 75th Scientific Sessions press conference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | EurekAlert!

    ... Emeritus at the University of Washington; Fred W. Whitehouse, MD, Division Head Emeritus at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit; Michael Brownlee, MD, Anita and Jack Saltz Chair in Diabetes Research and Associate Director for Biomedical Sciences ...

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  3. Student back in school, with gym teacher who gave her kidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... A'Ja Booth, middle, smiles next to her teacher Nadirah Muhammad, left, and Dr. Jason Denny, of Henry Ford Health System and Henry Ford Transplant Institute, during a rally for Booth at the school Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Detroit. In December an ...

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  4. Smoking linked to worse outcomes after urologic cancer surgery and other major surgeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Patients who smoke, as well as those who once had the habit, are more likely to develop complications during and after major urologic cancer surgery, according to a new study that included researchers at Henry Ford Health System. The multi-institutional study, being presented on Friday, May 15 at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Urological Association in New Orleans, also found that quitting smoking for even a year "significantly" improves surgical outcomes.

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  5. Current and Former Smokers Link to Worse Outcomes After Urologic Cancer SurgeryRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Health News Digest

    Patients who smoke, as well as those who once had the habit, are more likely to develop complications during and after major urologic cancer surgery, according to a new study that included researchers at Henry Ford Health System. The multi-institutional study, being presented on Friday, May 15 at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Urological Association in New Orleans, also found that quitting smoking for even a year "significantly" improves surgical outcomes.

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  6. ONC Awards $300K to Health IT Pilot ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Health Data Management

    ... Hospital; Optima Integrated Health and University of California, San Francisco; physIQ and Henry Ford Health System; and Vital Care Telehealth Services and Dominican Sisters Family Health Service. 'Startups can have difficulty finding partners in ...

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  7. Surgical Care Affiliates' (SCAI) CEO Andrew Hayek on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of the year. And our pipeline remains active. Our new health system relationships include the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. Henry Ford is a leading health system, health plan and medical group in Michigan comprised of five hospitals, one of ...

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  8. Suicide prevention app 'will save lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Press On-Line

    ... feedback from thousands of patients. The Perfect Care for Depression programme was developed by the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, United States, and has delivered "outstanding results", according to clinical director of inpatient services at ...

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  9. Asthma's in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | C & G Newspapers

    ... said Dr. Christian Nageotte, program director for the allergy and immunology fellowship with Henry Ford Health System. While COPD is commonly seen in older individuals, asthma, which affects about one in 12 people, can occur at any stage of life. ...

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  10. Jeff Seidel: Odds in Kirk Gibson" s favor vs. Parkinson" sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Erie Times News

    ... at a very high level of success," said Dr. Peter LeWitt, the director of movement disorders at Henry Ford Health System. "oeALS, Lou Gehrig" s Disease? Nothing works. Alzheimer" s disease? Virtually nothing works. So many other conditions, we have ...

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  11. Health Visits May Offer Chance to Prevent SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | MedlinePlus

    Many people who attempt suicide have a health care visit in the weeks or months beforehand, which suggests health visits may provide opportunities for suicide prevention, researchers report. Suicide prevention efforts usually focus on emergency and mental health settings, rather than primary care settings such as doctors' offices, said the researchers led by Brian Ahmedani of Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.

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  12. Health Visits May Offer Chance to Prevent SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | HON

    Many people who attempt suicide have a health care visit in the weeks or months beforehand, which suggests health visits may provide opportunities for suicide prevention, researchers report. Suicide prevention efforts usually focus on emergency and mental health settings, rather than primary care settings such as doctors' offices, said the researchers led by Brian Ahmedani of Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.

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  13. Museum hosts exhibit on history of Henry Ford Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Newsday

    The Detroit Historical Museum is hosting an exhibit about the evolution and growth of Henry Ford Health System during the past century. "Henry Ford Health System: 100 Years Measured in Life" opened Saturday and is on display through Jan. 3, 2016, at the museum in the city's Midtown area.

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  14. Exhibit celebrates Henry Ford Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | WXYZ

    The grand opening of the exhibit will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Detroit Historical Museum on Woodward Avenue.

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  15. 'They didn't deserve this': 3 children and mother killed in Tisdale murder-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Star Phoenix

    ... DETROIT - The Detroit Historical Museum is hosting an exhibit about the evolution and growth of Henry Ford Health System during the past century. Just one of the many nice things about maternity leave is that moms aren't given a label. They're just ...

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  16. MI--Michigan News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, MIRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... DETROIT - The Detroit Historical Museum is hosting an exhibit about the evolution and growth of Henry Ford Health System during the past century. "Henry Ford Health System: 100 Years Measured in Life" is on display at the museum in the city's ...

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  17. Detroit-Designed "Model G" Has Patients Covered at Henry Ford HospitalRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    April 16, 2015 DETROIT - Model Ga - the new Detroit-designed hospital gown that finally closes the drafty, embarrassing backside - has moved from creative concept to the patient's bedside, with more than 35,000 gowns rolling out this month throughout Henry Ford Health System's hospitals. The new gown arrives this week for patients at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, and will be available in coming weeks for patients at Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals, Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital and Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital.

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  18. a Model Ga closing the gap in hospital gown fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... G" gown closes the once-drafty back, using adjustable snaps on the front and along the shoulders. Henry Ford Health System says Thursday that more than 35,000 gowns are going to its hospitals this month. The gown is made by Michigan-based Carhartt ...

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  19. Detroit-Designed "Model G" Has Patients Covered at Henry Ford HospitalRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Newswise

    Developed by the Innovation Institute at Henry Ford Hospital and manufactured by Carhartt, Model G fixes a design flaw with the gown that has been around since Henry Ford's Model T automobile rolled off the assembly line - it closes the drafty, embarrassing backside. Newswise - DETROIT - Model Ga - the new Detroit-designed hospital gown that finally closes the drafty, embarrassing backside - has moved from creative concept to the patient's bedside, with more than 35,000 gowns rolling out this month throughout Henry Ford Health System's hospitals.

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  20. Health System Rolls Out 35,000 New Hospital Gowns That Cover ButtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... G" gown closes the once-drafty back, using adjustable snaps on the front and along the shoulders. Henry Ford Health System said Thursday that more than 35,000 gowns are going to its hospitals this month; and, according to a news release, patients in ...

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