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A Doctor Just for Girls

Beth Schwartz joins Jefferson and Nemours as a specialist in pediatric and adolescent gynecology to help families address girls’ needs from birth to early adulthood.
1-Oct-2015 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Arteries Better Than Veins for Liquid Biopsy

Arteries contain higher numbers of circulating tumor cells than veins in uveal melanoma patients, raising a concern for standard technique for detection of tumor cells in the blood.
24-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

One Size Doesn’t Fit All


Jefferson researchers identified a high risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE), or blood clots, following surgery for long-bone reconstruction in patients with metastatic cancer. They published the results in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.
18-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Genomic Analysis for All Cancer Patients

Jefferson expands its cancer treatment to analyze each tumor with the newest techniques and help doctors identify cutting edge treatment options.
17-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Jefferson Health Adds an On-Demand Virtual Care App to its Telemedicine Program

Jefferson Health has added an On-Demand Virtual Care app to its telemedicine program. The app allows patients to connect with emergency medicine physicians via computers and mobile devices.
16-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Simple Test Predicts Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure


Jefferson researchers showed that a simple questionnaire, evaluation and pulse-oximetry monitoring can lead to early detection of sleep apnea in patients hospitalized for congestive heart failure.
8-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

High Use of Alternative Medicine in Senior Oncology Patients

Many seniors with cancer are also using complementary or alternative medicines that could interfere with their cancer treatment.
26-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Thomas Jefferson University Launches Interactive Curricula Experience


New Curriculum Platform uses iPads to Meet Students Where They Are – On Mobile Devices
11-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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