Investigator(s): Loren Miller, MD, MPH

In the first study of its kind, researchers found patients with S. aureus skin and soft tissue infections took, on average, just 57% of their prescribed antibiotic doses after leaving the hospital, resulting in nearly half of them getting a new infection or needing additional treatment for the existing skin infection.

Data on Injuries and Mental Abilities Combined to Determine the Potential for Cognitive Deficits

LOS ANGELES (March 1, 2016) – Amid the heightened awareness of concussion-related brain damage among professional football players, a new study reports that researchers can predict cognitive outcomes  long after the players have retired by reviewing the players’ concussion histories, game-related data and their overall mental abilities.