Articles tagged with 'Internal medicine' | Keck Medicine of USC

Keck Medicine of USC - Archive (Internal medicine)

2019
August
28,
2019
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Researchers from the street medicine team at the Keck School of Medicine of USC have developed “HOUSED BEDS,” the first published tool designed specifically to help outreach teams clearly assess the situation of unsheltered homeless patients. This me...
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August
15,
2019
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Despite numerous telephone, mail and internet scams directed toward older adults, relatives may perpetrate more financial elder abuse than strangers, suggests a new study by experts at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Using a unique source of...
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June
04,
2019
| 10:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Latino adults have higher diabetes rates than non-Latinos, yet research shows they are less likely to correctly follow medication instructions provided by their doctors. Furthermore, diabetes can set off a cascade of medical complications, requiring ...
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February
18,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
An estimated 10 percent of older adults experience some form of abuse each year. However, the link between injuries and possible elder abuse may take months or years to establish and is often difficult to investigate due to poor documentation during ...
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2018
December
31,
2018
| 06:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
A new study by Keck School of Medicine of USC researchers shows there’s yet another reason to avoid a high fat, high cholesterol diet: It can trigger changes in the immune system that lead to a serious form of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD...
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