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post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post-traumatic stress, post-traumatic stress disorder , Post-traumatic stress reaction, PTSD, Ptsd Symptoms, PTSD patients, Cerebral curcuitry, Cerebral chemical changes, PTSD biomarkers

Identified Brain Circuitry Bridges Neural and Behavioral Roles in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Specific cerebral circuitry bridges chemical changes deep in the brain and the more outward behavioral expressions associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which could lead to more objective biomarkers for the disorder, according to a comprehensive review of rapidly changing data published June 22 in The New England Journal of Medicine.

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Transgender Actors Effective in Teaching New Doctors to Provide Respectful Care

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By acting out scenarios commonly seen in the clinic, real-life transgender actors can help residents learn to provide more sensitive care. This is the main finding of a study published online June 15 in the Journal of Graduate Medical Education.

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Immunotherapy Drug Effective for Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Immunotherapy trial in metastatic triple negative breast cancer patients proves to shrink tumors in patients.

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Starting Statins in Older Patients Not Effective as Preventive Care

A study from NYU Langone Medical Center researchers published in JAMA Internal Medicine finds that initiating statins in heart-healthy older adults may not extend lifespan.

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NYU Lutheran Experts Use Robotic Surgery to Successfully Treat Kidney Cancer

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Incidental discovery of a kidney tumor in a chest scan leads to robotic surgery for kidney cancer.

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Second Drug Receives FDA Approval for Bladder Cancer Based on Research Led by NYU Langone

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted accelerated approval to a second drug in less than a month for first-line treatment for advanced bladder cancer – again based on clinical trial findings from the same researcher from NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.

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Erectile Dysfunction Medicines Do Not Cause Melanoma, Analysis of Large Studies Finds

Use of the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra does not cause the development of melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer.

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Rodents with Trouble Walking Reveal Potential Treatment Approach for Most Common Joint Disease

Maintaining the supply of a molecule that helps to nourish cartilage prevented osteoarthritis in animal models of the disease, according to a report published in Nature Communications online May 11.

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New Lung Cancer Center at NYU Langone Welcomes Renowned Thoracic Surgeon as Its Director

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Robert J. Cerfolio, MD – whose innovations in robotics have led to practice-changing advances in lung cancer surgery – will join NYU Langone as chief of clinical thoracic surgery. He also will become the first director of the Lung Cancer Center at NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.

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New Leader for Pediatric Orthopedics at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital of New York at NYU Langone

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Pablo G. Castañeda, MD, an internationally renowned expert in pediatric and adolescent hip conditions, has joined Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital of New York at NYU Langone as its new chief of pediatric orthopedic surgery. Prior to joining, he practiced for 10 years in Mexico City.







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