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Scripps in the News | November 24, 2020

CBS 8 Story Features Champion Inline Skater’s Heart Valve Repair

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CBS 8 News featured Roger Olson’s story along with Matthew Price, MD, the Scripps cardiologist who placed a MitraClip device in the patient’s heart.
Scripps in the News | November 18, 2020

Scripps CMO Says Hospitals Bracing for COVID-19 Spike After Thanksgiving

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Chief Medical Officer Ghazala Sharieff, MD, told KPBS that Scripps Health is bracing for a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations following the Thanksgiving...
Scripps in the News | November 16, 2020

New Approach to Lung Cancer Diagnoses at Scripps Makes Headlines

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News outlets recently interviewed Samir Makani, MD, about new technology at Scripps that aims to diagnose lung diseases and lung cancer earlier.
Scripps in the News | November 10, 2020

Scripps Expert Discuses Positive Results from COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Trial

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Dr. Anil Keswani told Fox 5 News that early results from Pfizer’s clinical trial of an mRNA-based coronavirus vaccine are encouraging.
Scripps in the News | October 29, 2020

News Spotlight on Proposed Changes to Colorectal Cancer Screening

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KUSI interviews Scripps oncologist Thomas Buchholz, MD, about the recommended change in colon cancer screenings to reach younger adults.
Scripps in the News | October 28, 2020

Scripps MD Anderson Expert Shares Latest on Breast Cancer

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Thomas Buchholz, MD, discusses the importance of breast cancer screenings during COVID-19 and more in CBS 8 interview.
Scripps in the News | October 9, 2020

$25 Million Donation to Scripps Encinitas Makes Headlines

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Media covered the $25 million donation from philanthropists Warner and Debbie Lusardi to Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. See the in-depth coverage.
Scripps in the News | October 8, 2020

Some of Sickest COVID-19 Patients Face Long Recoveries

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Scripps critical care specialist Samuel Glickman, MD, explains to the Union-Tribute the challenging recovery process for the sickest coronavirus patients.
Scripps in the News | October 2, 2020

What Does the Gallbladder Do?

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Gallbladder helps with digestion but is not considered an essential organ and can be safely removed in case of disease or other problems.
Scripps in the News | September 29, 2020

Healthleaders Features Scripps CMO for Ambulatory and Accountable Care

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Healthleaders featured Anil Keswani, MD, in an article that covered the ways Scripps is improving patient access to care, experience and value.