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Researchers at Lawson and Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry have been awarded close to $30 million in funding from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR).

From developing state-of-the-art techniques to image bones and joints while in motion to helping more people receive a kidney transplant, researchers in London are working on projects that will impact patient lives.

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St. Joseph Health Care London’s 2015-2016 Annual Report features stories about patients and residents, and their journey of care and recovery.

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St. Joseph Health Care London’s 2015-2016 Annual Report features stories about patients and residents, and their journey of care and recovery. These stories speak to St. Joseph’s commitment to earning complete confidence in the care provided and making a lasting difference in the quest to live fully.

Included in the 2015-2016 Annual Report are the following research stories:

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Chemical contrast agent commonly used to enhance MRI imaging has previously raised FDA concerns of neurotoxicity

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A new study from Lawson Health Research Institute and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) has cast doubt on the clinical significance of brain deposits of gadolinium (a chemical contrast agent commonly used to enhance MRI imaging).

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