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Tsunami threats are greatly underestimated in current models, new research shows
An analysis of historical seismic events by a USC Dornsife scientist helps explain why large tsunamis still occur after relatively small earthquakes.
Exposure to air pollution can worsen patient outcomes from COVID-19
A study by researchers of the Keck School of Medicine of USC and Kaiser Permanente finds a link between exposure to airborne particulate matter and increased risk of serious coronavirus complications.
Electronic ‘nudges’ may improve safety in opioid prescribing among California doctors, study finds
Researchers observed a 23% drop in opioid prescriptions and a 27% increase in prescriptions for naloxone.