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How Fibrosis Develops in Butterfly Syndrome Patients

Researchers have pinpointed how fibrosis develops in butterfly syndrome patients. The discovery points to a potential treatment for the debilitating complication.
6-Feb-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Effective Method for Reducing Hospital Stay After ‘Whipple’ Operation

Implementing a new recovery pathway speeds time to next treatment for pancreatic cancer patients by 15 days, without increasing complication rates.
24-Jan-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Blocking Toxic-Protein Production in ALS

An approved drug that blocks an integrated stress response shows promise in preliminary tests against ALS and frontotemporal dementia.
22-Jan-2019 9:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

“Christmas Berry” Plant Compound Could Fight Uveal Melanoma

A molecule derived from a type of primrose could prove to be a potent inhibitor of metastatic growth for a rare and aggressive cancer.
4-Jan-2019 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Days Following Thyroid Surgery are Highest for Risk of Readmission

An analysis of nationwide data shows patients with symptoms are most likely to return to the hospital within a week of their thyroid surgery, suggesting avenues for better care.
3-Jan-2019 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Treatment for Underdiagnosed Cause of Debilitating Chest Pain

Researchers find an effective way to treat an underdiagnosed condition that can cause heart attack and heart-attack-like symptoms.
17-Dec-2018 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Treatment for Underdiagnosed Cause of Debilitating Chest Pain

Researchers find an effective way to treat an underdiagnosed condition that can cause heart attack and heart-attack-like symptoms.
17-Dec-2018 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

In Heart Failure, a Stronger Heart Could Spell Worse Symptoms

Patients with stronger-pumping hearts have as many physical and cognitive impairments as those with weaker hearts, suggesting the need for better treatment.
20-Nov-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


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Can Telehealth Aid in Disaster Relief?

24-Jul-2018 4:30 PM EDT

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Jefferson Experts Available for Outside Commentary on NEJM Testosterone Replacement Study

18-Feb-2016 3:05 PM EST

February Is Heart Month - Jefferson Experts Recommend Steps You Can Take Today to Protect Your Heart Tomorrow.

2-Feb-2016 2:05 PM EST

Jefferson Experts: What Works for Getting to and Maintaining a Healthy Weight?

An individualized, multi-disciplinary approach is essential, as what works for one person may not work for another.
11-Jan-2016 8:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert: GERD Is More Than Just a Nuisance

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Awareness Week is observed the week of Thanksgiving, as Americans prepare to indulge in the holiday season. A Jefferson expert warns that GERD is more than a nuisance.
20-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Comment on Low-Dose CT Scans for High Risk Patients

6-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST

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November Is Family Caregiver Month. Jefferson Expert Available to Explain How Occupational Therapy Can Help Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia

10-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST

Jefferson Expert Available to Speak About Specialized Therapy for Lymphedema

30-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

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