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Media Advisory
Program aims to identify barriers and close gaps that limit patient access to consistent, quality care WHAT: The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) recently awarded nearly $36 million in grants to help improve the quality of health care for U.S. teens and adults with sickle cell disease. The grants are the first of their kind...
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Research Feature
Scientific discoveries are essential for improving patient care. Yet, according to a paper in the Journal of the American Medical Association , it takes an average of 17 years for only 14 percent of new scientific discoveries to enter day-to-day clinical practice. In addition, Americans receive, on average, only half of recommended preventive,...