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Study  examines the operating room practice of handing over patient care between anesthesiologists

In the operating room, just before surgery begins the last face a patient sees and last voice they hear is that of the anesthesiologist. While surgeons rarely hand over care during a procedure to another surgeon, anesthesiologists do occasionally transfer care to a colleague after a surgical procedure is under way.

Presenters at research consortium

Researchers from various Canadian organizations met at Parkwood Institute to provide updates on their projects and develop collaborative relationships

St. Joseph’s: Parkwood Institute - 

Canadian researchers working to improve military and Veteran health met at St. Joseph’s Health Care London’s (St. Joseph’s) Parkwood Institute on December 4, 2017 for their fifth Research Consortium meeting.

Research participants in the REMIT trial with Dr. Irene Hramiak and Margaret Watson

Left to right: Margaret Watson, research coordinator at Lawson; Greg Ackland, research participant; Irene Hramiak, Lawson researcher and endocrinologist at St. Joseph’s Health Care London; and Jocelyne Chauvin, research participant.

Since launching two years ago, an innovative study that aims to induce remission of type 2 diabetes has captured the attention of hundreds of Londoners. 

St. Joseph's Hospital - 

Since launching two years ago, an innovative study that aims to induce remission of type 2 diabetes has captured the attention of hundreds of Londoners. For those with type 2 diabetes like Greg Ackland and Jocelyne Chauvin, the idea of stopping all medications has translated from a dream to a reality through participation in the REMIT study at Lawson Health Research Institute (Lawson).

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