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University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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New Device Could Help With Sleep Apnea

There is potential for a new device that is similar to a pace maker that would help people with sleep apnea.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/10/2014

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Husband To Waive Extradition In Wife’s Cyanide Poisoning Death

A defense attorney says a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher plans to waive extradition on charges of having fatally poisoned his neurologist wife with cyanide.

07/28/2013

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DA’s Affidavit Lays Out Case Against Husband Accused In Cyanide Poisoning

Shortly after Dr. Autumn Klein died, investigators knew it was due to cyanide poisoning. The question is, why.

07/26/2013

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Medical Researcher Accused In Wife’s Death Arrested In W. Va.

Dr. Robert Ferrante, a prominent UPMC researcher, was arrested Thursday evening by state police in West Virginia after his car was stopped when police executed a rolling traffic stop.

07/25/2013

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UPMC Taking Steps To Ban On-Duty Employees From Smoking

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is the area’s largest health employer with more than 60,000 employees.

07/11/2013

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Ravenstahl Challenges UPMC’s Tax-Exempt Status

Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl is taking on UPMC and challenging the status that allows the regional medical giant to avoid tens of millions of dollars a year in local taxes.

KDKA-TV–03/20/2013