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UPMC Hillman Cancer Center to Offer New Immunotherapy for Blood Cancer

Among select centers in U.S.  certified to offer latest immunotherapy for non-Hodgkin’s  lymphoma.
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New guidelines aim to mitigate the effects of fatigue  by addressing the impact of shift work and scheduling.

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Children’s Hospital and the Mario Lemieux Foundation open new Austin’s Playroom at Children’s North.

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UPMC McKeesport to Open the Region’s First Combined Inpatient Detox and Rehab Unit
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Dr. Derek Angus, chair of Pitt’s Department of Critical Care Medicine, is a world-renowned expert on sepsis. In a new JAMA article, he lays out a plan to make sure patients not only survive sepsis, but fully recover.
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