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New Zealand Leads Medical Breakthrough In Oxygen Therapy

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 11:08 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare’s new Airvo™ 3 device with OptiO2™ technology, with support from Medical Research Institute of New Zealand, offers a major breakthrough in the delivery of oxygen therapy to critically ill patients. Landmark clinical research, ... More >>

World-First Results In Continued Exploration Of Combination 2 In 1 ‘Rescue’ Inhaler

Wednesday, 18 May 2022, 10:33 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

A fixed-dose 2 in 1 combination of salbutamol and budesonide, used as an as-needed rescue medicine, has been shown for the first time to significantly reduce the risk of severe asthma attacks. In the MANDALA trial, patients using the investigational ... More >>

MRINZ Receives Independent Research Funding From The Health Research Council Of New Zealand

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 2:44 pm | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

Core Independent Research Organisation (IRO) funding has been granted to the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand (MRINZ) by the Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC).     HRC IRO Funding is awarded through a negotiated process, ... More >>

Landmark Nationwide Study Offers Wake-Up Call For Endometriosis And Chronic Pelvic Pain Healthcare

Friday, 18 March 2022, 9:13 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

A large-scale survey, with respondents across Aotearoa New Zealand, has brought to light the significant impact on quality of life and diagnosis delay for those suffering from endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain.     Study ... More >>

Audit Supports Move Towards Primary Health Providers Leading COVID-19 Community Management

Friday, 4 February 2022, 7:23 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

An audit of the management of COVID-19 cases at the Papakura Marae Health Centre during late 2021, co-authored by Professor Matire Harwood and research colleagues at the Medical Research Institute of New Zealand, has today ... More >>

New Zealand Data Adds More Pieces To The COVID Puzzle

Friday, 17 September 2021, 9:29 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

While clinicians and researchers worldwide have been looking closely at all aspects of COVID-19, the majority of data has been limited to patients admitted to hospital and intensive care units. This has provided insights in severe COVID, but leaves ... More >>

Blood Thinners An Effective Treatment For Many Patients With COVID-19

Thursday, 5 August 2021, 3:09 pm | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

The award-winning international trial, REMAP-CAP, led here in New Zealand by Dr Colin McArthur, Medical Research Institute of New Zealand (MRINZ) researcher and intensive care specialist at Auckland City Hospital, has provided a framework that ... More >>

Medical Research Institute Of New Zealand Explores Ground-breaking New Way Of Treating Asthma

Thursday, 15 July 2021, 2:42 pm | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

The Medical Research Institute of New Zealand (MRINZ) has dedicated much of its research focus over the last two decades to the prevention and management of asthma, both here at home in Aotearoa, New Zealand and around the world. MRINZ’s asthma ... More >>

Landmark International ICU Study Delivers Major Post-Cardiac Arrest Care Finding

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 1:27 pm | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

The high-profile collapse of Danish footballer Christian Eriksen during a recent European match reminds us how crucial decisions made following cardiac arrest can save lives. In New Zealand, half of those who survive cardiac arrest and reach hospital ... More >>

Landmark Study Delivers Major Stroke Prevention Breakthrough In The Treatment Of A Common Heart Condition

Wednesday, 2 June 2021, 10:27 am | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

A simple procedure, taking six minutes on average, and performed at the same time as other heart surgery, reduces the risk of stroke by about one third in high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation, according to results of the recently published ... More >>

Medical Research Institute Of New Zealand Wins Big At Australian Clinical Trials Alliance 2021 Trial Of The Year Awards

Friday, 21 May 2021, 1:15 pm | Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

The Medical Research Institute of New Zealand (MRINZ) has received extraordinary recognition at the Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA) 2021 Trial of the Year Awards, announced in Melbourne last night. MRINZ played a senior role in three clinical ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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