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Article ID: 651193

Montefiore Caregiver Support Center Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary

Montefiore Health System

The only center of its kind in New York City, Montefiore’s Caregiver Support Center is Celebrating Fifth Anniversary

Released:
6-Apr-2016 11:00 AM EDT
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    3-Apr-2016 2:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 651001

Two-Year Data Suggest Added Health Risks of Combining Mitral-Valve Repair to Bypass Surgery with Little Benefit

Montefiore Health System

Just released two-year follow up data comparing coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) with combined CABG and mitral-value repair in patients with moderate ischemic mitral regurgitation (IMR) found no significant differences in benefit. The patients with CABG and mitral-valve repair had an early hazard of longer hospital stay post-surgery, a higher incidence of postoperative supraventricular arrhythmias and higher rate of serious neurological events than those with CABG alone.

Released:
3-Apr-2016 2:00 PM EDT
  • Embargo expired:
    3-Mar-2016 4:00 PM EST

Article ID: 649169

Pregnant Women With Severe Migraine May Be At Increased Risk for Labor and Delivery Complications

Montefiore Health System

Women who have acute migraine attacks that are severe enough to prompt them to seek care may be more likely to have complications when giving birth, including preterm delivery, preeclampsia and low birthweight. Women 35 and older were seven times more likely to have these complications.These findings, conducted by researchers at Montefiore Health System, will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s 68th Annual Meeting on April 15 to 21.

Released:
3-Mar-2016 4:00 PM EST

Article ID: 647653

New Study Finds Interruption of Radiation Therapy Risks Cancer Recurrence

Montefiore Health System

Cancer patients who miss two or more radiation therapy sessions have a worse outcome than fully compliant patients, investigators at Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care (MECCC) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s NCI–designated Albert Einstein Cancer Center have found.

Released:
9-Feb-2016 11:05 AM EST

Article ID: 646430

Migraines Worsen as Women Approach Menopause

Montefiore Health System

Migraine headaches heat up as women approach menopause, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC), Montefiore Headache Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Vedanta Research. The findings were published online this week in Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, a publication of the American Headache Society.

Released:
21-Jan-2016 12:00 PM EST

Article ID: 646350

Montefiore and Einstein Lung Cancer Expert Is Appointed to National Cancer Institute Board

Montefiore Health System

Dr. Perez-Soler of Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care and Albert Einstein Cancer Center, is named to NCI's Board of Scientific Counselors for Clinical Science and Epidemiology

Released:
20-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST

Article ID: 645565

Promising New Research in Sickle Cell Disease Gets $1.6 Million Grant From FDA

Montefiore Health System

A new clinical trial will evaluate the effectiveness and safety of a biologic medicine that may significantly reduce pain and hospitalizations for children and young adults with sickle cell disease

Released:
5-Jan-2016 2:05 PM EST

Article ID: 645110

Montefiore-Einstein Breast Cancer Expert Is Elected to National Cancer Society Leadership

Montefiore Health System

Breast cancer expert at Montefiore and Einstein is named to the ASCO Nominating Committee

Released:
17-Dec-2015 2:05 PM EST

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