Last week, the New England Journal of Medicine published a study finding that hormonal contraceptives increase the risk of breast cancer. It is among the first studies to specifically analyze the effect of newer, low-dosage methods of contraception. Show More Summary
MAYWOOD, IL - Loyola University Medical Center is the only Chicago center that participated in the pivotal clinical trial of a groundbreaking cancer treatment that genetically engineers a patient's immune system to attack cancer cells. Patrick...Show More Summary
Loyola University Medical Center is the only Chicago center that participated in the pivotal clinical trial of a groundbreaking cancer treatment that genetically engineers a patient's immune system to attack cancer cells.
(Ten Bridge Communications) Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE), a fully integrated gene therapy company dedicated to challenging the inevitability of genetic disease, and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), today announced that The New England Journal...Show More Summary
The New England Journal of Medicine has published a Danish study, funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation, which shows that the risk of breast cancer is greater for women who use hormonal birth control. The contraceptive use of 1.8 million...Show More Summary
A very specific tattoo caused a medical ethical dilemma at a Florida hospital, according to a case study originally published in the New England Journal of Medicine and unearthed by Gizmodo. Doctors wrote specifically about an anonymous 70-year-old unconscious man who was admitted to the hospital without any identification. Show More Summary
An article just published in the New England Journal of Medicine predicts the future prevalence of obesity among adults in
This happened in Florida, but it isn’t your usual Florida Man story: There’s a letter in The New England Journal of Medicine, faccompanied by this photograph of the ink in question (h/t Ars Technica): What would you do, faced with an unconscious, unaccompanied and unidentified person with this on their chest? The Florida hospital staff seems to me […]
A new study from the New England Journal of Medicine indicates the current obesity epidemic trends in the United States are much worse than thought. The study was published on Wednesday and already has demographers, government officials, and scientist alarmed. Show More Summary
A study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine provides real-world evidence that implementing a combination of proven HIV prevention measures across communities can substantially reduce new HIV infections in a population. Investigators...Show More Summary
WHAT: In a New England Journal of Medicine perspective, experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, and the World Health Organization (WHO) CollaboratingShow More Summary
(NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) In a New England Journal of Medicine perspective, experts from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health,Show More Summary
The final results of the DAWN study, published in The New England Journal of Medicine, show that select patients with stroke caused by a blood clot can be effectively treated with a procedure to remove the clot mechanically - and that this can be done up to 24 hours after the onset of symptoms.
Reddit has resurfaced this 2012 paper from the New England Journal of Medicine titled "Chocolate Consumption, Cognitive Function, and Nobel Laureates," by Franz H. Messerli, M.D. From the abstract: Chocolate consumption could hypothetically improve cognitive function not only in individuals but in whole populations. Show More Summary
This appeared in the New England Journal Of Medicine last week.The Promise, Growth, and Reality of Mobile Health — Another Data-free ZoneAmira Roess, Ph.D., M.P.H.November 8, 2017DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1713180The use of mobile communication...Show More Summary
Boston, MA November 11, 2017 is a day to remember for the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN).
(Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology ) Dr. Raul Nogueira and Dr. Tudor Jovin, principal investigators of the DAWN study announce their results today at the Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (SVIN) 10th Annual Meeting in Boston, MA. Show More Summary
(Emory Health Sciences) Standard guidelines for stroke treatment currently recommend clot removal only within six hours of stroke onset. But a milestone study with results published in the New England Journal of Medicine shows that clot removal up to 24 hours after stroke led to significantly reduced disability for properly selected patients.
Lisa Rosenbaum, M.D., is described as “a national correspondent for the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), a cardiologist and an instructor in the Department of Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital.” Her latest contribution to the prestigious NEJM was published yesterday under the headline, “Understanding the Planned Parenthood Divide — Albert Lasker and Women’s […]
In August of 2016, the New England Journal of Medicine published a striking report on cancer and body fat: Thirteen separate cancers can now be linked to being overweight or obese, among them a number of the most common and deadly cancers of all — colon, thyroid, ovarian, uterine, pancreatic and...