Most patients don’t think an orthopedic surgeon is overpaid but they greatly exaggerate how much a surgeon is reimbursed by Medicare for performing knee surgery, according to a study of patient perceptions by Henry Ford Hospital in...
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The National Institutes of Health announced today that Henry Ford Health System is leading a five-member research consortium to expand the geographic reach and diversity of the NIH’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Cohort Program.
13-Oct-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Susan G. Komen® awarded Lisa A. Newman, M.D., director of the Breast Cancer Center at Henry Ford Health System, with more than $600,000 in new funding for breast cancer genetics research.
7-Oct-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at Henry Ford Health System found that some children with asthma may need a tailored approach to their treatment. Researchers found that although the children experienced few allergies, they suffered from frequent asthma symptoms,...
4-Oct-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Study: Shortened Radiation Therapy Offers Similar Quality of Life for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Patients
Low-risk prostate cancer patients may be able to undergo a shortened course of radiation therapy that cuts treatment by weeks and offers comparable outcomes and quality of life results as those who undergo longer treatment courses.
25-Sep-2016 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A new study from researchers at Henry Ford Hospital finds an incisionless robotic surgery – done alone or in conjunction with chemotherapy or radiation – may offer oropharyngeal cancer patients good outcomes and survival, without significant...
16-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Henry Ford Radiation Oncologist Appointed Chair of ASTRO’s Annual Meeting Scientific Program Committee
Benjamin Movsas, M.D., chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Henry Ford Health System, has again been appointed chair of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting Scientific Program Committee.
7-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Henry Ford Health System and Syapse are launching an oncology precision medicine program to revolutionize cancer care in the greater Midwest, bringing world class, targeted cancer treatments to this national destination referral center in Michigan.
30-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
1-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EST
Henry Ford Hospital Dermatology Expert Available for NEJM Study "Afamelanotide for Erythropoietic Protoporphria"
30-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Pain is the most common reason a patient sees a physician but few physicians have received adequate training to help their patients, according to a Henry Ford Hospital article published in the Journal of American Osteopathic Association. An...
12-Aug-2013 12:00 PM EDT