Latest Sahlgrenska Academy Stories

Chemotherapy Can Impair Speech
2011-09-08 05:46:04

Patients who have received high doses of chemotherapy may find it harder to express themselves verbally.

2011-06-30 18:23:17

Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, have identified a series of novel proteins in human cerebrospinal fluid.

2011-06-28 20:50:54

Physical exercise has a positive effect on the formation of cells in the intervertebral discs.

2011-06-08 01:15:25

Overweight carries a greatly increased risk of cirrhosis of the liver in men, reveals a new study from the Sahlgrenska Academy.

2011-05-16 20:27:38

Scientists at the Sahlgrenska Academy have discovered an explanation of how stroke patients can achieve better recovery.

2011-04-11 22:07:01

Oestrogen treatment for osteoporosis has often been associated with serious side-effects.

2011-03-08 13:38:02

Researchers at the Sahlgrenska Academy – University of Gothenburg, Sweden - and Karolinska Institutet have carried out the first ever national study of the prevalence of overweight and obesity in schoolchildren.

2010-09-13 12:25:03

Today sees the presentation of a study that, for the first time, shows the results of treatment using prostheses attached to titanium implants in the bones of patients with above-the-knee amputations.

2010-09-13 12:22:36

A group of children who underwent fusion surgery for spondylolisthesis in the lumbar spine 30 years ago showed a clear reduction in back pain when followed up seven years later.

2010-08-16 15:54:37

Psychological stress in middle age could lead to the development of dementia later in life, especially Alzheimer's disease.

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