(Wiley) An eight-week mindfulness-based meditation program led to improved quality of life and psychological well-being in clinical trial of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Ozanimod, a drug candidate can reduce the frequency of multiple sclerosis relapse, results from a new Phase 3 study demonstrate.
(University of Liverpool) An international clinical trial conducted by the University of Liverpool has shown that the drug liraglutide 3.0 mg may reduce diabetes risk by 80 percent in individuals with obesity and prediabetes according to a study published today in The Lancet.
Mount Sinai researcher who treats hereditary angioedema says the drug, a potential game changer, is being studied in larger clinical trial
BREAKING: Lawyer gets promotion. Film at 11. [Big Law Business] A look at law school clinics aimed at providing services to veterans. [Mic] Explaining the American constitutional crisis to Russian law students. [Tucson.com] When age bias comes for you. Show More Summary
PHOENIX: En la reunión del día de hoy, el Consejo de Administración de Mayo Clinic reconoció como eméritos a tres miembros retirados, eligió y anunció el nombramiento de los nuevos y reeligió a otros miembros. “La experiencia y las perspectivas que el Consejo de Administración aportan a Mayo Clinic son invalorables para la visión a futuro que […]
MAYO CLINIC: En mi última mamografía, le pregunté a la doctora si me podía hacer los análisis para un gen del cáncer de mama y ella me respondió que lo no consideraba necesario, pese a que mi tía tuvo cáncer de mama. ¿Cómo deciden los médicos quién debe hacerse los análisis, y por qué no […]
(The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine) Mount Sinai researcher who treats hereditary angioedema says the drug, a potential game changer, is being studied in larger clinical trial.
A new, evidenced-based clinical practice guideline on molecular biomarker testing for patients with colorectal cancer identifies opportunities for improving patient outcomes.
The Truthdig team will sit down with Emily Robinson, the co-director of the Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinic (LIJC), to discuss the undocumented community in Los Angeles and how the legal community is planning to fight back against Trump’s new policies.
(The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice) In a first-of-its-kind national study, researchers from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice examined the connection between payer type and low-value care to determine what effect insurance design (commercial insurance vs. Show More Summary
A new fertility device is putting a DIY spin on in vitro fertilization, letting clinics offer the wildly expensive procedure at about half the traditional cost. Effortless IVF, a budget-friendly clinic in Calgary, Canada that openedShow More Summary
This week's case reviews the Gram stains from a 62-year-old woman who was admitted to receive bone marrow ablative chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia. Can you make the diagnosis? View the case and make your diagnosis. Learn more about Mayo Clinic PathWays.
The 2017 Thomas Willis Award for significant translational contributions to clinical stroke research from the American Heart Association has been awarded to Jaroslaw Aronowski, Ph.D., professor, vice-chair and the Roy M. and Phyllis Gough Huffington Chair in Neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
(University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston) The 2017 Thomas Willis Award for significant translational contributions to clinical stroke research from the American Heart Association has been awarded to Jaroslaw Aronowski, Ph.D., professor, vice-chair and the Roy M. Show More Summary
Jeffrey S. Mogil and Malcolm R. Macleod propose a new kind of paper that combines the flexibility of basic research with the rigour of clinical trials.
UNC Lineberger researchers and colleagues report in the journal Clinical Cancer Research that a measure of muscle mass and muscle quality developed at UNC could potentially help doctors better identify patients at high risk for toxic side effects that could require hospitalizations.
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) A Phase 1 clinical trial to test the safety and tolerability of an investigational vaccine against respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) has begun at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Show More Summary
(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) Researchers at the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center report in the journal Clinical Cancer Research that measuring patients' muscle mass and quality could potentially help doctors better identify patients at high risk for toxic side effects that could require hospitalizations.
JACKSONVILLE, Florida: Esto puede considerarse como el gran paso de un médico en pos de la humanidad. El último cohete de la Administración Nacional de la Aeronáutica y del Espacio (NASA, por sus siglas en inglés) lanzado hoy desde el Centro Espacial Kennedy en Cabo Cañaveral (Florida) incluyó en su carga a varias muestras de […]