UI Hospitals and Clinics

September 2013

UI Professors Use 3-D Lung Imaging to Further Research
September 3 – Daily Iowan – UI engineering Professor Ching-Long Lin received a grant to conduct analysis using a 3-D lung model to predict lung disease and Dr. John Newell Jr. will be translating any successful results into clinical practice.
New Study Lends Conclusive Support to a Scoliosis Treatment
September 19 – NY Times – A new study provides the best evidence yet that wearing a back brace will slow the progression of the most common form of scoliosis in adolescents, helping them avoid painful spine surgery.