National Institute on Aging Awards $4.23 Million to Establish Cleveland Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
The National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded a $4.23 million grant to establish the Cleveland Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.
9-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New Cleveland Clinic-led research shows that artificial intelligence (AI) can use medical scans and health records to personalize the dose of radiation therapy used to treat cancer patients.
Published today in The Lancet Digital Health, the...
25-Jun-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Absorbable Antibiotic Envelope Can Significantly Cut Cardiac Device Infections, Cleveland Clinic Study Shows
A Cleveland Clinic-led research team has found that using an absorbable, antibiotic-eluting envelope when implanting cardiac devices like pacemakers and defibrillators can cut the rate of major infections by 40 percent.
The research was...
14-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Americans Concerned About Their Weight, but Don’t Understand Link to Heart Conditions and Overall Health
A Cleveland Clinic survey finds that while most Americans (88 percent) understand that there is a connection between a healthy heart and a healthy weight, most aren’t doing enough – or anything – to combat their own weight issues. The survey...
29-Jan-2019 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
CLEVELAND: In concurrent studies, Cleveland Clinic researchers have uncovered new mechanisms that demonstrate why and how regularly eating red meat can increase the risk of heart disease, and the role gut bacteria play in that process.
7-Dec-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Research Finds Rivaroxaban Significantly Reduced Blood Clots and Blood Clot-Related Death in Cancer Patients
Cleveland Clinic medical oncologist and researcher, Alok Khorana, M.D., is the primary investigator on a study that concluded rivaroxaban for venous thromboembolism (VTE), a blood clot in the venous system, significantly reduced VTE and VTE-related...
4-Dec-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
A Cleveland Clinic genetic analysis has found that obesity itself, not just the adverse health effects associated with it, significantly increases the risk of Type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease. The paper was published today in the Journal...
16-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Cleveland Clinic researchers have found that better cardiorespiratory fitness leads to longer life, with no limit to the benefit of aerobic fitness. Researchers retrospectively studied 122,007 patients who underwent exercise treadmill testing at...
19-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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