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News-Medical-Net
Novel gene therapy can treat pulmonary hypertension linked with heart failurewere two primary objectives for this study, which was conducted by Mount Sinai
Novel gene therapy can treat pulmonary hypertension linked with heart failure
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
were two primary objectives for this study, which was conducted by Mount Sinai and research teams from Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, MA, and Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III in Madrid, Spain. First,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Night shift work may be tough on a woman's heartto wane after stopping shift work," said lead researcher Celine Vetter. She is
Night shift work may be tough on a woman's heart
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
to wane after stopping shift work," said lead researcher Celine Vetter. She is an instructor in medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. That increased risk ranged from 15 percent to 18 percent when compared to women who did not work... Read more
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Island Packet
7 deadly surgeries: Research names deadliest, costliest procedures in the U.S.(an operation to open the abdomen) Dr. John Scott, a general surgery resident
7 deadly surgeries: Research names deadliest, costliest procedures in the U.S.
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
(an operation to open the abdomen) Dr. John Scott, a general surgery resident at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, led the research for the study, using data for 420,000 operations in that were performed in the... Read more
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CBS News
7 emergency surgeries you don't want to have to getpatients. Prior to the study, lead researcher Dr. Joaquim M. Havens, director
7 emergency surgeries you don't want to have to get
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
patients. Prior to the study, lead researcher Dr. Joaquim M. Havens, director of Emergency Surgical Services at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, said he noticed that patients who were coming in with serious medical problems requiring... Read more
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FOX News
Unlucky 7? Emergency surgery usually means these operationsperiod, the authors wrote in the study. The research was led by Dr. John Scott,
Unlucky 7? Emergency surgery usually means these operations
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
period, the authors wrote in the study. The research was led by Dr. John Scott, a general surgery resident at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. In the study, the researchers used information on over 420,000 operations that were performed... Read more
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Newsmax
The 7 Deadliest General SurgeriesSeven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, acc
The 7 Deadliest General Surgeries
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The procedures are: partial removal of the large or small intestine;... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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WALB Albany
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operat
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeriesBy Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of oper
The 7 deadliest emergency general surgeries
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Seven types of operations, including appendectomy and gall bladder removal, account for four out of five emergency general-surgery deaths in the United States, a new study reports. The... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How Your Work Shifts Affect Heart Healthit’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of
How Your Work Shifts Affect Heart Health
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
it’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of Harvard Medical School andBrigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. For the new study, Vetter and her colleagues used data from more than 189,000 women. About 40... Read more
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Daily Mail
Revealed, the most dangerous emergency operationship:...Smacking children 'does more harm than good' and leads to... Share this
Revealed, the most dangerous emergency operations
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
hip:...Smacking children 'does more harm than good' and leads to... Share this article The researchers, at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, examined data from the 2008-2011 National Inpatient Sample. They examined information on 421,476... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease riskit’s a potentially modifiable risk factor,” said lead author Celine Vetter, of
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease risk
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
it’s a potentially modifiable risk factor,” said lead author Celine Vetter, of Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. For the new study, Vetter and her colleagues used data from more than 189,000 women. About 40... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Experts reveal the most deadly emergency operationsurgery - which is for the most acutely ill and highest risk patients. US rese
Experts reveal the most deadly emergency operation
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
surgery - which is for the most acutely ill and highest risk patients. US researchers made the findings at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston after they examined data from the 2008-2011 National Inpatient Sample The US researchers at... Read more
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Newsmax
Rotating Night Shifts Tied to Heart Diseaseit’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of
Rotating Night Shifts Tied to Heart Disease
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
it’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of Harvard Medical School andBrigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. For the new study, Vetter and her colleagues used data from more than 189,000 women. About 40... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease riskit’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of
Rotating night shifts tied to heart disease risk
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
it’s a potentially modifiable risk factor," said lead author Celine Vetter, of Harvard Medical School andBrigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. For the new study, Vetter and her colleagues used data from more than 189,000 women. About 40... Read more
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NBC News
Here's Another Reason Night Shifts Ruin Your Lifesuch as smoking, poor diet, lack of physical activity, and elevated body mass i
Here's Another Reason Night Shifts Ruin Your Life
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
such as smoking, poor diet, lack of physical activity, and elevated body mass index," said Celine Vetter of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, who led the study. "However, even after controlling for these risk factors, we still saw an... Read more
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NJ Biz
Teamwork is gaining steam in pharmaceutical industry, conference panelists sayas being leaders of in this market — would turn into an end to innovation, said
Teamwork is gaining steam in pharmaceutical industry, conference panelists say
NJ Biz / Posted 6 days ago
as being leaders of in this market — would turn into an end to innovation, said Betsy Nabel, president of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. She compared the current issues to when cardiovascular procedures, devices, therapies and stents... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Walpole officers injured after being struck by fire hoseengine as it was being unrolled and then took out their legs. Lagoa, who lande
Walpole officers injured after being struck by fire hose
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
engine as it was being unrolled and then took out their legs. Lagoa, who landed on his head, was airlifted to Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. He was treated for a concussion, back injury and separated shoulder. Benner suffered injuries to... Read more
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FOX News
How the plants around your home may affect your life spanin a broad range of ways." For the study, researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan
How the plants around your home may affect your life span
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
in a broad range of ways." For the study, researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston looked at the level of vegetation around the homes of about 110,000 women who were registered... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Should Mental Health App Developers Back Up Their Claims With Clinical Evidence?evidence. Here's what they had to say. John Torous, clinical fellow and senior
Should Mental Health App Developers Back Up Their Claims With Clinical Evidence?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
evidence. Here's what they had to say. John Torous, clinical fellow and senior resident in psychiatry at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts: How would you react if your doctor told you the medication she is recommending for... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Face transplant recipient breaks silence after nearly 5 yearsnear-total face transplant was done in the United States in 2008. The 14-hour
Face transplant recipient breaks silence after nearly 5 years
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 14 days ago
near-total face transplant was done in the United States in 2008. The 14-hour surgery in 2011, competed at theBrigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, gave Hunter a nose, eyelids and facial animation muscles and nerves. He can even feel sensation... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Green vegetation near homes plays important role in reducing mortalityof ways." Related Stories The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard T.H.
Green vegetation near homes plays important role in reducing mortality
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
of ways." Related Stories The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, examined greenness around the homes of 108,630 women in the long-term Nurses' Health Study. The... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Women living near natural vegetation live longerof ways," said Birnbaum. The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard TH Cha
Women living near natural vegetation live longer
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
of ways," said Birnbaum. The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, examined greenness around the homes of 108,630 women in the long-term Nurses' Health Study.... Read more
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Senior Journal
Women live longer in homes with lots of green plants aroundin a broad range of ways." The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard T.H.
Women live longer in homes with lots of green plants around
Senior Journal / Posted 17 days ago
in a broad range of ways." The study, conducted by scientists at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, examined greenness around the homes of 108,630 women in the long-term Nurses' Health Study. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Half of Women Need Mammograms at 40: Analysissaid lead researcher Dr. Jennifer Plichta. She's a breast surgery fellow at Mas
Half of Women Need Mammograms at 40: Analysis
Newsmax / Posted 18 days ago
said lead researcher Dr. Jennifer Plichta. She's a breast surgery fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. The study also found a significant percentage of women would qualify for other breast screening... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Rush awarded $14.5 million NIA grant to study effects of MIND diet on Alzheimer's diseaseBoston. The centralized laboratories for data coordinating and analyses will be
Rush awarded $14.5 million NIA grant to study effects of MIND diet on Alzheimer's disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
Boston. The centralized laboratories for data coordinating and analyses will be conducted at Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Women's hospital in Boston, and neuroimaging analyses will be conducted at University of Chicago and Rush. Additional... Read more
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Newsmax
OTC Antihistamine Fights MS-Linked Eye Damagethe law requires to achieve that designation, said lead author Dr. Aaron Kessel
OTC Antihistamine Fights MS-Linked Eye Damage
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
the law requires to achieve that designation, said lead author Dr. Aaron Kesselheim. He is a faculty member at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. "When people hear 'breakthrough,' it gives them an inappropriately elevated sense of what the... Read more
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Newsmax
Docs Often Overestimate Help of New Drugsthe law requires to achieve that designation, said lead author Dr. Aaron Kessel
Docs Often Overestimate Help of New Drugs
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
the law requires to achieve that designation, said lead author Dr. Aaron Kesselheim. He is a faculty member at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. "When people hear 'breakthrough,' it gives them an inappropriately elevated sense of what the... Read more
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examiner.com
Study shows doctor’s ignorance can cost youand also totally ignorant of what actually constitutes a breakthrough therapy.
Study shows doctor’s ignorance can cost you
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
and also totally ignorant of what actually constitutes a breakthrough therapy. Dr. Aaron S. Kesselheim of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston conducted a survey of physician’s knowledge or lack of knowledge of new treatments that are... Read more
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Newsmax
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to DepressionThe findings are based on over 78,000 U.S. men treated for earlier-stage prosta
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
The findings are based on over 78,000 U.S. men treated for earlier-stage prostate cancer. Researchers found that among those given hormone-suppressing therapy, 7 percent developed clinical depression in the next few years. That compared with 5... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Goffstown man accidentally shot in head by brother10 p.m., police said. The two men were handling the firearm when it went off.
Goffstown man accidentally shot in head by brother
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 22 days ago
10 p.m., police said. The two men were handling the firearm when it went off. The victim was airlifted to Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. No word has been released regarding the victim's condition. Reckless conduct charges are... Read more
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NBC News
Yeast Infection Ruins First U.S. Uterus Transplant(UNOS) to perform uterine transplants," UNOS says. They include Baylor Universi
Yeast Infection Ruins First U.S. Uterus Transplant
NBC News / Posted 24 days ago
(UNOS) to perform uterine transplants," UNOS says. They include Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and the Cleveland Clinic. They're all planning to do the transplants as part of a clinical trial... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Endometriosis linked to heart disease in studyMissmer, the study's senior author. Missmer is director of epidemiologic resear
Endometriosis linked to heart disease in study
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Missmer, the study's senior author. Missmer is director of epidemiologic research in reproductive medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Missmer said the study found an association between endometriosis and the risk of heart disease,... Read more
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FOX News
Poverty may increase odds of repeat hospitalizationsauthor Dr. Michael Barnett and senior author Dr. Michael McWilliams, colleagues
Poverty may increase odds of repeat hospitalizations
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
author Dr. Michael Barnett and senior author Dr. Michael McWilliams, colleagues at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. "Hospitals are being penalized to a large extent based on the patients they serve," the doctors... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why our fear of heights increases as we agea phobia - some research even suggests the stress of living with one may shorte
Why our fear of heights increases as we age
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
a phobia - some research even suggests the stress of living with one may shorten your life. A 2012 study by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, in the US, found that women with phobic anxiety - fears of crowds, heights or the outside - had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why do many of us develop a fear of heights as we age?a phobia - some research even suggests the stress of living with one may shorte
Why do many of us develop a fear of heights as we age?
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
a phobia - some research even suggests the stress of living with one may shorten your life. A 2012 study by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, in the U.S., found that women with phobic anxiety - fears of crowds, heights or the outside - had... Read more
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Medical News Today
Virtual consultations vary in quality of carehow to make these improvements." In a linked comment, Dr. Jeffrey A. Linder an
Virtual consultations vary in quality of care
Medical News Today / Posted 28 days ago
how to make these improvements." In a linked comment, Dr. Jeffrey A. Linder and Dr. David M. Levine, of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA, note that health care is undergoing rapid organizational shifts and changes in financing,... Read more
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FOX News
Seniors with hip fractures do worse in trauma centers1 trauma centers have the resources to treat very serious injuries, said lead a
Seniors with hip fractures do worse in trauma centers
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
1 trauma centers have the resources to treat very serious injuries, said lead author Dr. David Metcalfe of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. "However, because they care for the most complex patients, these hospitals are often very busy.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Mom needs to get more vitamin D during second trimester to reduce child's asthma riskknew about a recent medical hypothesis by Scott Weiss and Augusto Litonjua, bot
Mom needs to get more vitamin D during second trimester to reduce child's asthma risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
knew about a recent medical hypothesis by Scott Weiss and Augusto Litonjua, both of whom are physicians with Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and professors at Harvard Medical School. Weiss and Litonjua hypothesize that vitamin D levels in... Read more
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