An international research team has demonstrated that an exaggerated emotional brain response to non-threatening information predicts emergence of clinically psychotic symptoms.
If family doctors got rid of their antiquated tensiometers and started using electronic devices instead, they'd make fewer misdiagnoses of hypertension, a medicial sociologist says.
UdeM bioethicists study whether health professionals in the Canadian Armed Forces can abide by two ethics codes, civilian and military.
800 healthcare professionals, industry leaders, decision-makers and civil-society stakeholders prepare to attend the WHS Regional Meeting in early May.
After 10 years of research, a team at the CRCHUM has succeeded in deleting the Armc5 gene in experimental mice, discovering that its loss gives rise to a heretofore unidentified syndrome.
Adolescents who smoke marijuana as early as 14 do worse by 20 on some cognitive tests and drop out of school at a higher rate than non-smokers. But if they hold off until age 17, they're less at risk.
Sleep and brain trauma: recovery of normal sleep-wake cycle associated with recovery of consciousness.
In Quebec, the risk of giving birth to a child with physical deformities is about 3 to 5 %. But when the mother is on anti-depressant drugs, the risk grows, a new UdeM study reveals.
A research team established that years of bilingualism change how the brain carries out tasks that require concentrating.
Researchers at UdeM's audiology school find that musicians have faster reaction times than non-musicians – and that could have implications for the elderly.