Kaiser Permanente conducts innovative, translational research that is an integral part of our social mission and essential to providing members with quality health care.
February 6, 2019
The latest Permanente Journal is now available for download, and includes a variety of peer-reviewed articles and studies on topics from radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer to a primer on osteonecrosis of the hip.
January 21, 2019
A study looking at a program helping patients quit smoking around the time of their surgery shows initial results are promising.
December 18, 2018
A Kaiser Permanente study finds 10-year follow-up interval after negative colonoscopies is associated with reduced risk of colorectal cancer and mortality.
December 5, 2018
Research led by Dana Sax, MD, found that tele-triage of chest pain can safely refer people for care in venues other than the Emergency Department.
October 29, 2018
Permanente physician and researcher Stephen Sidney, MD, MPH, has identified important disparities in heart health, leading to new approaches to preventing heart disease.