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Study finds little benefit from electronic health records

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A study showed that electronic health records did little to improve the quality of care, even when bolstered by software that gave doctors treatment tips for individual patients. Randall Stafford, associate professor of medicine at Stanford, was senior author of the study.

Tim O'Brien, Tobias Wolff discuss writing about Vietnam

Award-winning writers Tobias Wolff and Tim O'Brien met onstage Monday night as part of Stanford's "Ethics and War" series to discuss their craft: How do you portray the horrors of war? What are the responsibilities of the writer?

The world can be powered by alternative energy, study says

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Converting the world's energy supplies to clean and sustainable sources can be done with today's technology at costs roughly comparable to conventional energy, a new study co-authored by Stanford researcher Mark Z. Jacobson says. But the conversion will be a massive undertaking.

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  • Report of accrediting review team available online: During the last decade, Stanford "has demonstrated an active, rigorous and critical engagement in strengthening the educational experience of undergraduates and graduate students in a multitude of ways," according to a recent report by a review team representing the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. The 17-page report can be found at the Stanford Reaccreditation by WASC website. (A SUNet ID is required to open the link to the report.)
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