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Researchers in the Sports Medicine Service have determined that instructing baseball pitchers in the ideal kinematic sequence (the pattern of energy transfer in the body) could protect them from injury to the shoulder and elbow, regardless of whether they throw from the traditional windup or the stretch delivery.
Featured In Endocrinology
Cheng-Chia Tang, PhD, and Marc N. Wein, MD, PhD, of the Endocrine Unit, and colleagues demonstrated in a preclinical osteoporosis model that an oral drug, YKL-05–099, boosts bone formation and trabecular bone mass—and unlike current anabolic osteoporosis therapies, inhibits bone resorption.
The study involves multiple visits over 6 months. You will complete an 8-week stress reduction treatment that includes a medical device worn in the ear and attend MRI and PET scans. You will also complete daily migraine diaries online.
We are seeking individuals who self-identify as having high stress to participate in a randomized study using a mindfulness-based, stress-reduction intervention and PET-MR imaging.