For more than 16 percent of American men, prostate cancer is a fact of
life. But Leslie Oleksowicz, MD, a UC medical oncologist, is part of a
national team testing a breakthrough new treatment that may make dying
from prostate cancer a thing of the past.
Cincinnati Cardiac Icon Wins 'Lifetime Hero' Award
Despite the fact he's been practicing and developing innovative cardiac
surgery techniques for 50 years, John Flege, MD, remains a startlingly
modest guy who still works tirelessly every day to put the best
interests of his patients first.
Allied Health 'Gets Creative' to Manage Growth
In the last five years, UC's College of Allied Health Sciences has
nearly tripled its enrollment--from 470 students in 2000 to more than
1,260 in 2005. And the college anticipates the number to increase again
for fall 2006.
New Finding Works to Reduce Stroke Damage
A 13-center pilot study suggests that using standard clot-busting medication combined
with low-energy ultrasound appears to reopen clogged arteries in stroke
patients better than medication alone.