Research in the News2020-09-07T14:49:15+00:00

Research in the News

DOR researchers are recognized internationally for their scientific expertise and have contributed more than 3,000 scientific papers about how to use health informatics, manage chronic illness, and motivate self-care and disease prevention.

Amount of Leisure-time Exercise Tied to Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Counties with a large number of adults who report not exercising in their free time had higher rates of death from cardiovascular disease, reported researchers from KP Northern California and Massachusetts General Hospital.

KP Northern California Researchers and TPMG Physicians Showcase Findings at Major Cardiology Meeting

The annual American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, held earlier this month in Philadelphia, brought together more than 15,000 research scientists, physicians, and cardiology professionals.

Mammography AI May Have a Role in Breast Cancer Risk Prediction

June 13, 2023 Artificial intelligence algorithms trained to read mammograms were a better predictor of a woman’s future breast cancer risk than a commonly used breast cancer risk assessment tool, a new Kaiser Permanente Northern California study found. Vignesh Arasu, MD The [...]

Better Outcomes Seen in People With Severe Aortic Stenosis Who Have Scheduled Common Valve Procedure

Kaiser Permanente Northern California study finds that patients who need an emergency transcatheter aortic valve replacement have greater risks.