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July 18 Construction begins on St. Michael’s satellite dialysis clinic in Thorncliffe
July 18 Urban Angel Golf tournament raises more than $1 million for 13th straight year
July 17 Discovery that patients with end-stage kidney disease on hemodialysis are at high risk for allergic reaction to a common antiseptic leads to change in hospital policy at St. Michael’s, UHN
July 16 ‘If someone is not provided the opportunity to exercise their capability, it’s an inequality’
July 15 Understanding the risks for sudden cardiac arrest among athletes — but not overstating them
July 12 Illuminating the experiences of young adults with Type 1 diabetes
July 12 St. Michael’s receives 12 CIHR project grants
July 10 Inclusivity, advocacy to address social determinants of health appeals to Dr. Ceinwen Pope, co-chief resident for Family Medicine
July 10 Building relationships and trust with people help inspire Dr. Dan Cojocaru, co-chief resident for Family Medicine
July 10 Alignment of personal and organizational values important to Dr. Danielle Buell, chief medical resident at St. Michael’s
July 10 Study identifies new potential target in glioblastoma
July 4 The fight against tuberculosis: researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital identify best practices for the use of antibiotics
June 28 Revolutionizing kidney transplantation
June 27 Project Breathe: Promoting sustainable mental wellness for residents through virtual reality
June 27 How the environment affects our health: study examines impact of traffic-related air pollution in walkable neighbourhoods
June 25 First-of-its kind study examines use of health services by newcomers to Ontario with intellectual and developmental disabilities
June 24 Three Wishes honours lives of ICU patients
June 18 Providing comfort to patients through prayer shawls and teddy bears
June 17 Report analyzes 1,337 opioid-related deaths in Ontario from July 2017 - June 2018
June 14 Three St. Michael’s scientists awarded prestigious Canada Research Chairs
June 12 Work of St. Michael’s researchers cited in report as “a starting point” for federal government to implement pharmacare
June 12 ‘Everything is easier’: Life one year after same-day hip surgery
June 7 Can we make #MMIWG the next #MeToo?
June 6 St. Michael’s neurosurgeon helps lawyer make remarkable recovery after traumatic brain injury
June 3 Study looks at whether greater care might be needed in selecting essential medicines
May 31 Meet Lina Elfaki, an advocate for diversity in STEMM
May 31 Potential concussions in elite soccer are not assessed according to international expert recommendations: study
May 30 Integrating technology and the patient voice in MS care
May 28 ‘A chance to live again’: one patient’s journey to transplant
May 23 Identifying red flags early and providing resources
May 23 Respecting patients’ time
May 22 Early mobilization can be replicated and benefit patients across different clinical units, study suggests
May 16 New study explores repeat ED visits for adults with developmental disabilities and psychiatric disorders
May 15 Three research teams at St. Michael’s to receive federal funding to address the opioid crisis
May 15 What does ‘Five Feet Apart’ get right and wrong about cystic fibrosis?
May 14 New workshop series aims to improve the hospital experience
May 13 Legacy Tea event honours trauma survivors and care providers
May 9 Migration pathways and HIV: Studying prevalence of the disease amongst refugee and non-refugee immigrant mothers in Canada
May 6 Soy protein lowers cholesterol, study suggests
April 29 Shifting how we think about simulation
April 23 APOE gene impacts sleep depending on gender and severity of Alzheimer’s
April 17 Three projects led by St. Michael’s researchers awarded Collaborative Health Research Project funding
April 11 Hallway Talks with Tim: Kidney Transplant Program and BeADonor Month
April 10 Eliminating barriers, enhancing equity and access in health care by virtually connecting patients and providers
April 9 Recently-implemented program reduces fentanyl patch dispensing but doesn’t improve outcomes, study finds
April 8 Medical Imaging leading a new way of developing student and resident learners
April 4 ‘I had nothing to lose’: St. Michael’s patient reflects on 42 years with kidney transplant
March 29 Making the learning curve less steep: Unique partnership unites students and staff to innovate
March 28 Liquid meal replacements contributed to greater weight loss than low-calorie diets, according to meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials involving overweight diabetes patients
March 26 ‘The Gift’
March 22 New technique allows researchers to perform more targeted imaging
March 21 IRON MOM: How an app is helping women have the healthiest pregnancy possible
March 20 Review of osteoporosis clinical practice guidelines finds majority lack patient values
March 18 Telemedicine... what the heck is it and how do I get started?
March 15 Study explores how client evaluation demonstrated strengths of Urgent Care Program
March 13 Majority of 200,000 deaths in children aged 5 to 14 in India, China, Brazil and Mexico are preventable, study suggests
March 8 A ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to genetic testing is not appropriate, study suggests
March 5 Novel index of sleep and wakefulness may help physicians decide when to remove critically ill patients from breathing machines
March 4 Dispensing Naloxone in St. Michael’s Emergency Department is being received positively by patients and families
February 28 Research is imagining a world where painkillers are designed to keep people safe while alleviating discomfort: Looking at opioid overdose and respiratory depression
February 26 Study examines continuum of HIV care in Toronto
February 25 Offering more options for transplant: One man’s successful transplant journey made possible by the only hospital in Canada to offer a rare procedure
February 21 Study suggests a gender gap in federal funding to scientists
February 20 Understanding the practice and impact of psychology
February 19 ‘From bedside to bench to bedside’: basic science research and collaboration leads to company that will fight fibrosis
February 14 Electronic tool has potential to improve asthma care, study finds
February 13 Study suggests foods like oats, barley and fibre supplements may contribute to management of diabetes
February 11 Lancet article by St. Michael’s researchers calls for more thoughtful approach to gender equity than individual-focused interventions
February 8 St. Michael’s Hospital scientists use art to portray how poverty affects people’s health
February 7 Study shows opioid guidelines unintentionally cause experiences of stigma and loss of autonomy amongst those who take opioids
February 6 Urban health training: Unique course offers new perspective
January 31 Fighting fibrosis – ‘an underestimated killer’ – through discovery science
January 31 ’Nothing more meaningful that we can give’: a mom donates her kidney to her son
January 30 New study points to gaps in asthma care across Ontario
January 29 St. Michael’s receives nine CIHR project grants
January 25 Understanding Health Canada’s newest food guide: a Q&A with our registered dietitians
January 24 Tour Dr. Andrew Advani’s lab
January 23 Patients who identify as transgender less likely to be screened for cancer, study finds
January 22 Review explores best practices for supporting youth with gender dysphoria
January 22 Half a century of success for the Kidney Transplant Program
January 21 Patients are open to being asked about sexual orientation and gender identity, study suggests
January 18 Gaps in cancer screening and diagnosis exist for immigrant women across Canada, study suggests
January 17 Study explores dangerous increase in patients mixing opioids, benzodiazepines or Z-drugs
January 4 Best Practice Spotlight Organization: Quality improvement as a culture
January 2 New glucose meters going network-wide