Closing the gap

Addressing racial inequity in medicine

This issue of Stanford Medicine magazine examines racial inequity and inequality in medicine and explores initiatives to close the gaps in care.

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Letter from the dean

Eradicating racism in medicine

Stanford Medicine must make social determinants in health care a research priority and enhance recruitment and training of a more diverse workforce

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Upfront

Upfront

Upfront is a quick look at the latest developments from Stanford Medicine

Coaxing cartilage growth

Keeping joint movement pain-free

Twilight surgery

Using conscious sedation improve results for spinal canal surgery

Double agent

Anti-CD47 cancer treatment has been found to help atherosclerosis

Schizophrenia secret solved

Brain tissue research points to link between genetic condition and schizophrenia

One-way fear signals

Cues make it tough for anxious kids to regulate emotions

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