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Researchers study how adolescents and young adults are treated for cancer

Posted on Apr. 27, 2021 ( comments)
A team of cancer survivors at MultiCare is determined to unravel why cancer survival rates are not improving as quickly for adolescents and young adults (AYAs) as they are for other age groups.  

Local Rockwood Clinic research center evaluates new diabetes drug

Posted on Nov. 13, 2020 ( comments)

MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation’s Rockwood Clinic Research Center is one of 53 study locations across the United States, Europe and Asia working to determine if tirzepatide is safer and more effective than insulin in managing blood sugar levels of diabetic patients.

MultiCare’s Institute for Research & Innovation and the Community Cancer Fund partner with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to launch COVID-19 Cancer Data Study

Posted on Aug. 13, 2020 ( comments)
The project will explore the impact of the pandemic on cancer care throughout Washington State while expanding access to research.

MultiCare announces new treatment for COVID-19 patients, seeks plasma donations

Posted on Apr. 27, 2020 ( comments)

Anti-viral drug trial at MultiCare offers hope for those battling COVID-19

Posted on Apr. 16, 2020 ( comments)

Musician with multiple sclerosis sees improvement after clinical trial

Posted on Mar. 28, 2019 ( comments)
The trial is showing promising results by both slowing down the progression of MS and decreasing the severity of the symptoms.

MultiCare research gives hope to heart failure patients

Posted on Dec. 5, 2017 ( comments)
There’s hope for heart failure patients who have trouble with daily activities and exercise, thanks to a pilot study performed at MultiCare.

MultiCare selected for grant to study effects of airway pressure intervention for patients with hypertension and sleep apnea

Posted on Oct. 17, 2017 ( comments)
MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation will receive a grant for $50,000 to support a year-long study.

UW Medicine and MultiCare Health System form new alliance

Posted on Jul. 25, 2017 ( comments)

UW Medicine and MultiCare Health System today announced that they have formed a new alliance.

Dr. David Embrey with gait simulator

Everything you wanted to know about clinical trials

Posted on May. 19, 2017 ( comments)

Learn more about how clinical trials work and where to find them locally.