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Parkinson?s disease study featured in top research article for 2016
SUN CITY WEST, Ariz., and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. ? Researchers at Banner Sun Health Research Institute and Mayo Clinic are continuing to study how to diagnose early Parkinson?s disease. The research team?s most recent article, ?Peripheral Synucleinopathy in Early Parkinson?s Disease: Submandibular Gland Needle Biopsy Findings,? has been recognized by Movement Disorders, the official journal of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 5, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

New study identifies way to treat sports-related concussions using telemedicine
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. ? An estimated 1.6 to 3.8 million traumatic brain injuries occur every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More than 75 percent of the injuries are sports-related mild traumatic brain injuries or concussions. While this issue is being recognized at the professional and elite levels, many youth and collegiate [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - April 20, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers identify therapy that shrinks tumors in patients with multiple myeloma
PHOENIX ? Mayo Clinic researchers have found that an experimental drug, LCL161, stimulates the immune system, leading to tumor shrinkage in patients affected by multiple myeloma. The findings are published in Nature Medicine. Multiple myeloma?is a blood cancer that affects plasma cells ? white blood cells that normally produce antibodies to fight infection. Rather than [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - March 7, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers find association between therapy for autoimmune disease and bone marrow disorders
PHOENIX ? Mayo Clinic researchers have found that azathioprine, a drug commonly used to treat autoimmune disease, may increase the risk of myeloid neoplasms. Myeloid neoplasms include a spectrum of potentially life-threatening bone marrow disorders, such as myelodysplastic syndromes and acute myeloid leukemia. The results are published in JAMA Oncology. Researchers analyzed more than 40,000 [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 1, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers identify cancer-fighting drugs that help morbidly obese mice to lose weight
PHOENIX ? Scientific investigations sometimes result in serendipitous discoveries which shift the investigations from one focus to another. In the case of researchers at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, studies addressing obesity?s impact on cancer treatment resulted in an unexpected discovery that shifted the focus from cancer to obesity.?The investigators observed that two common cancer-fighting drugs [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - January 16, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic and Arizona State University Alliance for Health Care: Health Care Payment Reform Summit
WHAT:?Twenty-five of the nation?s top thought leaders are gathering Jan. 13-14 at the Westin Hotel in downtown Phoenix to determine emerging topics in health care payment reform and produce a definitive summary of their recommendations to offer to policymakers. Immediately following the summit, several participants will be available to speak with members of the media. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - January 9, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Post-op complication measurements differ, Mayo Clinic study finds
PHOENIX ? How do medical professionals determine whether or not a patient has experienced a post-operative complication? A team of Mayo Clinic physicians and researchers has published results of a three-year study examining mechanisms for measuring and reporting postoperative infection complications. The study analyzed patient admissions between 2012 and 2014 at the four teaching hospitals [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - December 21, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center in Arizona joins Mayo Clinic Care Network
SHOW LOW, Ariz. ? Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center and Mayo Clinic announced today that Summit Healthcare has joined the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a growing network of organizations committed to working together in the best interests of their patients. Summit Healthcare remains independent, but as a member of the network, it has access to [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - December 6, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo establishes High Altitude and Harsh Environments Medical Clinic
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. ? Mayo Clinic is seeing patients with concerns about traveling to high altitudes at the recently established High Altitude and Harsh Environments Medical Clinic. ?The intent is to serve our patients who either for business or leisure need to travel to high-altitude environments,? explains Jan Stepanek, M.D., who is chair, Division of Preventive, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - November 17, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Next-generation biomaterial being developed to treat bleeding
PHOENIX ? Researchers at Mayo Clinic, Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing a biomaterial that has potential to protect patients at high risk for bleeding in surgery. The Nov. 16 cover article, ?An Injectable Shear-Thinning Biomaterial for Endovascular Embolization,? in the journal Science Translational Medicine reports on a universal shear-thinning [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - November 15, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic remembers William Eugene Mayberry, M.D., former Mayo Clinic CEO
ROCHESTER, Minn. — William Eugene Mayberry, M.D., a distinguished Mayo Clinic physician, research scientist and administrator, passed away on Sept. 18 in Rochester, Minnesota. He was 87. “Dr. Mayberry was an outstanding physician scientist who cared deeply for his patients and the staff and employees of Mayo Cli nic,” says John Noseworthy, M.D., president& CEO, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - September 20, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Ranked No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona by U.S. News & amp; World Report
10 specialty areas in Arizona ranked nationally on the “Best Hospitals” list PHOENIX — Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix is ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area in the annual U.S. News& World Report  America’s Best Hospital List released today. Since opening a clinic in Scottsdale in 1987 and hospital in Phoenix [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - August 1, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Researchers Identify Potential Immunotherapy Drug Combination for Targeting Advanced and Metastatic Cancers
Studies Reveal the Combination’s Ability to Ramp Up the Destruction of Cancers in Mice PHOENIX — A drug combination designed to enhance the immune system’s ability to zero in and attack cancer cells has shown a pronounced therapeutic effect against advanced and metastatic cancers in mice, according to a Mayo Clinic study, published in the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - July 11, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Arizona Campus B-Roll
Journalists: Broadcast quality b-roll of the Mayo Clinic in Arizona campuses, Phoenix and Scottsdale, are in the downloads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgAvviwubyc  (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - June 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Arizona Campus Photographs
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Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - June 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic and vMocion Introduce Technology which Creates the Sensation of Motion, Transforming Virtual Reality
LOS ANGELES and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Mayo Clinic and vMocion, LLC, an entertainment technology company, today announced it is making available Mayo Clinic’s patented Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation (GVS) technology specifically for use in virtual reality and augmented reality. vMocion’s 3v™ Platform (which stands for virtual, vestibular and visual) incorporates this patented GVS technology, which adds a complete [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - March 29, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Schools Advance in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Grad School Rankings
ROCHESTER, Minn. — U.S. News & World Report today released its 2017 rankings for Best Graduate Schools across the nation. Mayo Medical School and Mayo School of Health Sciences, two schools within Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, advanced significantly in the findings. “We are competing with some of the largest, well-known universities in the nation,” [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - March 15, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Schools Advance in U.S. News & amp; World Report ’s Best Grad School Rankings
ROCHESTER, Minn. — U.S. News & amp; World Report today released its 2017 rankings for Best Graduate Schools across the nation. Mayo Medical School and Mayo School of Health Sciences, two schools within Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, advanced significantly in the findings. “We are competing with some of the largest, well-known universities in the nation,” [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - March 14, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Board Recognizes Retiring Members, Elects New Members
PHOENIX — The Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees recognized three retiring members, elected new members and re-elected members at its board meeting today. “We are fortunate to have such integrity and excellence in our board of trustee members,” says John Noseworthy, M.D., president and CEO, Mayo Clinic. “Our new, re-elected and retiring public trustees are [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 19, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic in Arizona Opens Lung Transplant Program
PHOENIX —Mayo Clinic in Arizona  has opened  its lung transplant program and has completed two lung transplants,  a milestone that now completes Mayo’s comprehensive solid organ transplant program, with ability to provide heart, kidney, pancreas, liver and now lung transplants. Mayo received approval by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) to launch a lung [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 17, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Media Advisory: The Southwest ’s First Proton Therapy Facility to Open at Mayo Clinic in Arizona
WHAT: Mayo Clinic  is hosting a grand opening event for Mayo Clinic Building – Phoenix, home to the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and the new Mayo Clinic Proton Beam Therapy Program — the first such cancer treatment program in the Southwest. The new Proton Beam Therapy Program will begin treating patients in mid-Mar ch. Reporters can tour [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 14, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Study Determines Saliva Gland Test can Spot Early Parkinson's Disease
PHOENIX — Researchers from Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Banner Sun Health Research Institute have determined that testing a portion of a person's submandibular gland may be a way to diagnose early Parkinson’s disease. The study was published this month in Movement Disorders, the official journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorders Society. Currently, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 1, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Specialists Address Concussion Issues
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that as many as 3.9 million sports-related and recreation-related concussions occur in the U.S. each year. And, that number may even be higher, because many more concussions are not diagnosed correctly. Even with all the recent attention on concussions, how much do people really know about how [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - January 8, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Taking Less Asthma Medicine Can be Done Safely with Guidance
PHOENIX — Stepping down asthma medicines can be done safely and at less cost for patients says a new Mayo Clinic study published this week in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. It is common for patients and doctors to test out if taki ng less daily asthma medicine is safe — primarily because [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - October 21, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic-led study validates tool for patient reporting of side effects in cancer clinical trials
  PHOENIX -- A multicenter study involving Mayo Clinic researchers has found that the National Cancer Institute's Patient Reported Outcomes version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (PRO-CTCAE), was accurate, reliable and responsive, compared to other, established patient-reported and clinical measures. The study is published today in the journal JAMA Oncology. “In most cancer [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - August 13, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona by US News & amp; World Report
12 specialty areas in Arizona ranked nationally on the “Best Hospitals” list PHOENIX - Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix is ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area in the annual U.S. News & amp; World Report America ’s Best Hospital List released today. Hospitals included in the U.S. News Report such as the Mayo Clinic, are [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - July 20, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Transplant Programs Rank Among Best in U.S. for Survival Rates
PHOENIX — Mayo Clinic, as a three-site organization, remains the largest provider of solid organ transplants in the U.S. and continues to be identified as having patient and graft survival outcomes that rank among the best in the nation. According to the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR), a national database of transplant statistics, Mayo [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - June 29, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Expert Alert – May is Melanoma and Skin Cancer Prevention Month Know How to Reduce Your Risk
ROCHESTER, Minn. — May is National Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month and the perfect time to raise awareness about this deadly disease. Mayo Clinic experts in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota are available to discuss Melanoma prevention, detection and treatment strategies.  Here are some skin cancer prevention tips from Mayo Clinic: Avoid the sun during the middle of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 11, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Proton Beam Therapy Offers Potential for Fewer Side Effects and Higher Cure Rates
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6S51Y71R6E Mayo Clinic will soon begin treating cancer patients with its new, state-of-the-art proton beam therapy facility. The technology delivers radiation therapy in a way that offers the potential for fewer side effects and higher cure rates, often for patients whose cancers cannot be treated safely any other way. Here’s Dennis Douda for the Mayo Clinic [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 4, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Study Suggests Acute Injured Kidneys can be considered for Transplant
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G55tlheAfAg PHOENIX — The shortage of kidneys needed for organ transplantation in the U.S. can be alleviated in part by using select kidneys with Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), resulting in safe and positive outcomes, according to research conducted at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Results of the single-site study, led by Raymond Heilman, M.D., Chair of the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - March 31, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

A. Keith Stewart, M.B., Ch.B., Named Director of Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
ROCHESTER, Minn. — A. Keith Stewart, M.B., Ch.B., has been appointed medical director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine. Dr. Stewart is a consultant in the Division of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Medicine. “I am honored to have this opportunity,” says Dr. Stewart. “We will build on the excellent work of the center to [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 25, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican adds Mayo Clinic “Telestroke”
Henderson, Nev. – Southern Nevada residents in need of emergency medical care for a stroke may benefit from a Mayo Clinic “telestroke” program that is now available at all three campuses of Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican (Rose de Lima, Siena and San Martín). A recent agreement between St. Rose and Mayo Clinic in Arizona means [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 16, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Surgical Metrics Do Not Provide a Clear Path to Improvement
PHOENIX – While surgical outcomes have improved nationally over time, surgical outcome reporting does not necessarily lead to better outcomes, according to a Mayo Clinic study published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Systems that capture, analyze, and report surgical outcomes are an increasingly important part of the quality improvement movement [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - February 3, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo and King-Devick Test Have Licensing Agreement for Sideline Concussion Test
Phoenix, AZ — Concussions are in the national spotlight for the damage being done to student and professional athletes. Determining when an athlete should be removed from play is a major challenge in preventing injury. Athletes routinely deny symptoms. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that between 1.6 and 3.8 million students have [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - January 27, 2015 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic’s Campus in Phoenix Leads Nation for Highest One-Year Survival Rate for Liver Transplants
PHOENIX—Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix, Arizona, has been identified as having the highest one-year patient survival rate in the U.S. for adult liver transplantation.  The statistics include both deceased and living-donor liver transplants. These statistics indicate that 98.52 percent of all patients are living one year following their liver transplant – best in the nation. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - December 23, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Unprecedented Benefit Seen in Worldwide Test of a Three-Drug Treatment for Multiple Myeloma
PHOENIX — In the treatment of multiple myeloma, the addition of carfilzomib to a currently accepted two-drug combination produced significantly better results than using the two drugs alone, according to a worldwide research team led by investigators from Mayo Clinic. Their findings will be reported online Dec. 6 in the New England Journal of Medicine, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - December 5, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Wickenburg Community Hospital adds Mayo Clinic “Telestroke”
WICKENBURG, Ariz. — Wickenburg residents in need of emergency medical care for a stroke may benefit from a Mayo Clinic telestroke program that is now be available at Wickenburg Community Hospital. A recent agreement between Wickenburg Community Hospital and Mayo Clinic in Arizona means the service featuring a remotely controlled, self-propelled robot is now available in [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - October 6, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Study Opens Door for Early Screening Tools for Parkinson’s Disease
PHOENIX — A smell test could someday be one of the tools to screen for people at risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - September 17, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

External Drive: Charles' Artificial Heart
In the world of medicine, miracles happen every day. People overcome serious illnesses that not long ago were considered incurable and untreatable. Charles Okeke [oh-KAY’-kay] is a good example of this. After his own heart failed, he became one of the first patients to have an artificial heart implanted at Mayo Clinic. [TRT 3:33] Journalists: [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - September 10, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Buildings Light Up to Show Support for Stand Up To Cancer
On the evening of Sept. 5, Mayo Clinic buildings in Rochester Minn. and Phoenix be illuminated with orange, red and yellow lights to show support for Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) A charitable program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, SU2C raises funds to accelerate the pace of research to get new therapies to patients quickly [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - September 5, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Study Finds Accuracy of Diagnosing Parkinson's is Low
PHOENIX — Researchers from Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Banner Sun Health Research Institute have determined that many people with an early diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease are not correctly diagnosed according to a study just published in the journal Neurology. Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It develops gradually, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - August 7, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Study Says Eye-Tracking Devices Offer Added Pilot Safety
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The use of small, portable eye-tracking devices in cockpits could be a future additional safeguard for pilots and other safety critical operators, according to a Mayo Clinic study published in the July issue of Aviation, Space and Environmental Medicine. Eye movement metrics have been recognized as promising indicators of altered cognitive performance [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - July 31, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 in Phoenix and Arizona by U.S. News & World Report
Mayo Clinic also earned the No. 1 overall spot on the “Best Hospitals” list PHOENIX — Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix is ranked No. 1 in Arizona and the Phoenix metro area in the 25th U.S. News & World Report annual America’s Best Hospital List released today. Hospitals included in the U.S. News Report such as the Mayo [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - July 15, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Arizona Pop Warner and Mayo Spearhead Youth Sports-Related Injuries Research
PHOENIX — In response to growing concerns about concussions and head injuries in youth sports, Arizona Pop Warner Football and Cheer and Mayo Clinic have announced a groundbreaking collaboration that will provide intensive medical research about the effects of sports-related injuries. As part of the program, all participants ages 10 years and older in Arizona Pop Warner’s [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - July 14, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic: In-School Eye Movement Training Improves Early Reading Fluency
PHOENIX — In a new Mayo Clinic study, researchers examined the physical act of reading to see if practicing eye movements in school could lead to better early reading fluency. http://youtu.be/FyW7_-37Z5A   Saccades or rapid eye movements are required for the physical act of reading. Previous studies have shown that the ability to perform complex tasks such [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - June 10, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Are your pets disturbing your sleep? You’re not alone, Mayo Clinic study finds
PHOENIX — Rest assured, there may be a good reason you’re dog-tired. While countless pet owners peacefully sleep with a warm pet nearby, a new Mayo Clinic study, presented this week at the 29th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, finds an increase in the number of people experiencing sleep disturbances because of their [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - June 3, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Neurologist Joins President Obama’s Dialogue on Concussions
PHOENIX —  David Dodick, M.D., a neurologist at Mayo Clinic in Arizona and an expert in concussion care and research, joined other medical experts and President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C., at the White House Healthy Kids & Safe Sports Concussion Summit today. The summit is a White House initiative to raise awareness of the increasing [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 29, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Rectal cancer surgery outcomes enhanced with colorectal surgeons, Mayo Clinic study finds
PHOENIX — A new Mayo Clinic study shows that the type of surgeon and the type of hospital have a significant influence on long-term outcomes for patients who undergo surgery for rectal cancer. The study, published in Cancer in May, looked at the characteristics of hospitals where people got their surgery, the surgeons who performed [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 27, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo clinic radio
Lift off with us Saturday, May 24, when we have out of this world researchers on Mayo Clinic Radio! Abba Zubair M.D., Ph.D., from Mayo Clinic in Florida, and Jan Stepanek, M.D., from Mayo Clinic in Arizona, will join us to discuss research happening in one of the new frontiers of medicine — SPACE! Dr. Zubair will tell us about an experiment on [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 23, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Researchers Validate Rapid Sideline Concussion Test for Youth Athletes
Eye movement test detects concussions and possible 'silent' concussions PHOENIX — A rapid, easy-to-administer eye movement test is showing great promise as a sideline concussion test for youth sports, a Mayo Clinic study finds. In the study, Mayo Clinic researchers assessed high school hockey players using the King-Devick test. The test requires an athlete to read [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Arizona News - May 12, 2014 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news