Media Coverage

The work done by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine faculty members (and even some students) is regularly highlighted in newspapers, online media outlets and more. Below you’ll find links to articles and videos of Feinberg in the news.

Doctors Lounge   0

Michael S. Wolf, Ph.D., M.P.H., from Northwestern University in Chicago,
and colleagues interviewed 464 adults, aged 55 to 74 years, to identify whether
patients could effectively consolidate medications.


Dr. John Friedewald of the Northwestern University School of Medicine, who
is vice chairman of UNOS’s Kidney Transplantation Committee, said the
organizations had been working for more than six years to make sure the concept
wouldn’t reduce anyone’s opportunity to receive a kidney, including an older or
sicker patient.

Medscape  0

“There is considerable variability in the manner in which prescriptions
are written by physicians and transcribed by pharmacists, resulting in patient
misunderstanding of label instructions,” write Michael S. Wolf, PhD, MPH, from
the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois,
and colleagues.

Hartford Courant  0

Lips are particularly sensitive to cold and blustery weather, says Dr.
Charles Zugerman, associate professor of clinical dermatology atNorthwestern
University Medical School.

“The lips are especially vulnerable during the winter, because they have an
extremely thin protective outer layer,” he says. “As a result, they lose
moisture faster than any other part of the face.”

Reuters  0

“Mothers and daughters tend to go tan together,” said Dr. June K.
Robinson, a dermatologist at Northwestern University in Chicago, who is not
affiliated with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). “It’s like going to
the beauty parlor.”

Los Angeles Times  0

The mouthpieces are becoming more sophisticated, but doctors don’t yet
have enough experience with them to know how well they compare with CPAP over
the long term, says Dr. Phyllis Zee, an expert in sleep disorders at
Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.

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