DCRI Newsletters

DCRI Newsletters

DCRI newsletters highlight areas in which our faculty and clinical operations experts are engaging in cutting-edge research. Learn how we are helping to advance pragmatic clinical trials, leverage electronic health records, open data to researchers worldwide, drive mobile health and usher in an new era of precision medicine.

Winter 2018 DCRI Newsletter


n a recent study, researchers describe how novel statistical models could improve the prediction of progression-free survival in mild cognitive impairment patients using multiple markers.


The American College of Cardiology, along with the American Heart Association and the Heart Rhythm Society, has published new guidelines for the treatment of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death.


A new study shows adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes were nearly three times more likely to monitor glucose levels when given a small financial incentive.


The DCRI and its strategic partners have been awarded a grant from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to establish a coordinating center for a Global Pediatric Clinical Trials Network (G-PCTN).


Most prescriptions for a class of drugs heralded as game-changers for people with stubbornly high cholesterol are going unfilled because of high out-of-pocket costs and challenges by pharmacy benefit managers, according to a study from the DCRI.

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