Recent large, long-term study finds patients develop half as much nerve, kidney, and eye disease after bariatric surgery.
Dr. Mordecai says patients taking these medications should talk to their doctors and ask questions about the risks and benefits.
Kaiser Permanente research provides best evidence to date on the association between sexual assualt, health disorders, and health care use.
A study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found parents were receptive to a website providing clinical information and experts on vaccines.
Five of the organization’s research centers received grants to conduct research to improve cancer screening, focusing on lung, cervical, and colorectal cancer.
Study finds Kaiser Permanente Northern California numbers outpace the nation.
Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest integrated health system, is investing $2 million in research to prevent gun injuries and death.
The commentary, “Prescription Opioids and Infection Risk: Research and Caution Needed” co-authored with Michael Von Korff, ScD, reflects on a recent Annals study that shows prescription opioids are associated with an increased risk for serious infections.
A recent study finds a Kaiser Permanente decision support tool in Emergency Departments also allowed for better identification of injuries.
Kaiser Permanente researchers use big data to help customize and improve care for depression.