Daily Media Digest August 16, 2022

Killing two birds with one stone: Eliminating tuberculosis while saving money
“A study led by a team at the RI-MUHC suggests that expanding the use of preventive tuberculosis treatments would be economically viable, particularly in low-income countries where there are also many people living with HIV.”
TAGS: tuberculosis, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

Disrupted gender roles – Traumatic brain injury recovery

“A new study led by researchers at UHN’s KITE Research Institute explores how gender shapes the experiences of individuals and their caregivers after traumatic brain injury.”
TAGS: traumatic brain injury, brain injury rehabilitation, gender roles, University Health Network

UM researchers to develop COVID-19 resources related to kids coming to Emergency

UM Today – University of Manitoba
“A University of Manitoba project aimed at providing emergency department health-care professionals with the latest information about conditions …”
TAGS: emergency health-care, COVID-19, University of Manitoba

New online hub designed to be a lifesaver for Albertans experiencing domestic abuse

“First-of-its-kind tool uses research and artificial intelligence to constantly improve users’ search for resources and information.”
TAGS: artificial intelligence, innovative research, domestic abuse, University of Alberta

A passion for providing the best care for patients and enhancing access to health care

Nova Scotia Health
“Our Innovation Hub leads research, innovation, and discovery within Nova Scotia’s healthcare system to deliver high-impact solutions for patients and providers.”
TAGS: nursing, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia Health