Spinal or epidural anesthesia associated with increased survival compared to general anesthesia for leg artery bypass surgery
November 25, 2020 - A new study published in The BMJ shows that people who had surgery to improve blood flow in their legs under spinal or epidural anesthesia were less likely to die than those who were given general anesthesia. General anesthesia involves using ...
Jeremy Grimshaw, David Moher and Peter Tugwell ranked among world’s top researchers
November 24, 2020 - Three senior scientists at The Ottawa Hospital, affiliated with uOttawa, have been ranked among the top researchers in the world for 2020.
Vaccines and viral immunotherapies: unique Canadian program provides training to manufacture biotherapeutics
November 21, 2020 - As COVID-19 highlights the urgent need to increase vaccine manufacturing around the world, a unique training program is bolstering Canada’s capacity to manufacture vaccines, as well as viral immunotherapies for cancer and other emerging ...
Outstanding research on display at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute’s first virtual Research Day
November 20, 2020 - The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute’s 20th annual Research Day was a great success, with 375 people joining the virtual event.
App could provide new way to track vaccine safety
November 17, 2020 - Vaccines are one of society’s greatest success stories, but like any treatment, there can be rare adverse events and they must be tested carefully. With a massive COVID-19 vaccination campaign on the horizon, Canadian researchers have launched a ...
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