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2011 Press Releases

Archived press releases for 2011
Date Title
11/21/11 New Study Finds E-prescribing Is Safe and Efficient, but Barriers Remain
11/10/11 New AHRQ Campaign Encourages Hispanics to Work with Their Doctors to Make the Best Treatment Decisions
11/2/11 AHRQ Awards $34 Million to Expand Fight Against Healthcare-Associated Infections
10/28/11 AHRQ National Advisory Council To Meet on November 4
10/27/11 AHRQ Awards $4.5 Million To Create Clinical Preventive Services Research Centers
10/24/11 Report Finds Parent Training Effective for Treating Young Children With ADHD
10/18/11 Birth Defects May Be Linked to High Blood Pressure, Not Use of ACE Inhibitors in Early Pregnancy
9/27/11 "Off-label" Use of Antipsychotic Drugs for Some Conditions Not Supported by Evidence
9/26/11 Report Finds DMARDs Effective in Treating Juvenile Arthritis
9/23/11 New Guides Compare Benefits and Risks of GERD Treatments
9/20/11 AHRQ Initiative Encourages Better Two-way Communication between Clinicians and Patients
9/12/11 AHRQ Annual Conference Focuses on Innovation and Collaboration in Health Care
8/15/11 New Spanish-Language Guides Inform Decisions about Heart Disease and Other Illnesses
8/8/11 Nighttime-breathing Treatments Backed by Strongest Evidence among Options To Treat Sleep Apnea
7/18/11 AHRQ National Advisory Council To Meet on July 22
6/30/11 New Ad Campaign Urges Patients To Consider Medical Treatment Options
6/1/11 Connecting Local Providers to Academic Medical Centers Using Video Improved Hepatitis C Outcomes
6/1/11 Health Care Quality Gaps and Disparities Persist in Every State
5/25/11 AHRQ, Ad Council Launch Conozca las preguntas Campaign
5/9/11 ICUs in Michigan Sustain Zero Blood Stream Infections for Up to 2 Years
4/4/11 Treatments Show Promise in Reducing Autism-related Behaviors, but Some Have Significant Side Effects
3/28/11 Low Health Literacy Linked to Higher Risk of Death and More Emergency Room Visits and Hospitalizations
3/14/11 Clinicians from Pediatrics, Family Medicine and Geriatrics Appointed To Lead the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
2/28/11 Health Care Quality Still Improving Slowly, but Disparities and Gaps in Access to Care Persist
2/17/11 Rates of Pneumonia Dramatically Reduced in Patients on Ventilators in Michigan Intensive Care Units
1/31/11 Landmark Initiative to Reduce Healthcare-Associated Infections Cuts Deaths Among Medicare Patients in Michigan Intensive Care Units
1/17/11 Routine Osteoporosis Screening Recommended for All Women over Age 65

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Current as of September 2014
Internet Citation: 2011 Press Releases. September 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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