A gentle vibration therapy known as stochastic resonance stimulation, when used in specially developed mattresses, can successfully treat preterm infants in the NICU who are experiencing apnea and related symptoms.
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New research led by scientists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center helps explain the role of an immunosuppressive pathway associated with irritable bowel disease, a condition that develops in genetically susceptible individuals when the body's...
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Researchers have identified a small molecule that treats animal models of aged related macular degeneration and retinopathy of prematurity by preventing the overgrowth of blood vessels that are characteristic of these two retinal diseases.
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center announced today the launch of a new research center that will use rigorous scientific methods to evaluate and transform the delivery of care for cardiovascular conditions in the United States.
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center researchers Anders Berg, MD, PhD, and David Friedman, MD, are awarded the 2015 Dvorak Young Investigator Award for their investigations into the genetic changes underlying kidney disease.
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All four hospitals in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) system have been recognized for their commitments to patient safety with "A" grades in The Leapfrog Group's Fall 2015 Hospital Safety Score.
28-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
3D Organoid Modeling of Pancreatic Cancer May Help Predict Clinical Responses and Personalize Cancer Treatments
A new method to grow 3D organoid cultures of pancreatic tumors directly from patients' surgical tissue offers a promising opportunity for testing targeted therapies and drug responses and personalizing treatments in a rapid, cost-effective manner.
27-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
MyICU, a new two-way communication tool created by patients, family members, clinicians and others at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), aims to help make the ICU stay a little bit better.
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