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Alumni & Development

Medical News

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Produced in the Office of Medical Public Affairs.
Volume XLII, Number 3. Outlook (ISSN 1042-2897) is published quarterly by Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8508, 4444 Forest Park Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108.




FALL 2005

The Bernard Becker Medical Library continues to evolve, offering clients a range of traditional resources and the latest advances in information technology.

Helping Heart
The next generation of ventricular assist devices presents cardiac patients with a smaller and quieter method of supporting their failing hearts while awaiting transplants.

Kidney Bones
Fresh insights into connections between the kidneys and the skeleton may one day help to ease the harmful effects of kidney disease on the bones — and the heart.

At the Helm of BJH
New Barnes-Jewish Hospital president Andy Ziskind focuses on the “how” of providing service — to patients, colleagues, referring physicians and staff.

Picture Page
Illuminating minimally invasive surgery.