Enriching lives of zoo animals
A dozen Stanford sophomores have designed ways to enrich the lives of the giraffe, lions and kinkajou at the San Francisco Zoo.
International heart-disease trial launches
Researchers are recruiting patients for a clinical trial that will compare bypass surgery with a stenting procedure for the treatment of coronary artery disease.
Clinical trial conclusions reassessed
A re-analysis of raw data from published clinical trials sometimes leads to new conclusions about whether and which patients will benefit from a new drug or medical intervention.
Effort will aim to find out what makes for long, healthy lives
The Wellness Living Laboratory will examine lifestyle choices that lead to healthier lives.
Surgical residents play hooky to keep healthy
A former resident’s suicide inspired a wellness program in the Department of Surgery. Years later, the program continues to promote psychological and physical well-being for busy new surgeons.
Physicians, public policy experts to address Ebola epidemic
A group of Stanford experts will discuss the health, governance, security and ethical challenges posed by the Ebola virus.