Patients in Phoenix area now can benefit from Mayo Clinic's advanced care at home model of care
PHOENIX ― Mayo Clinic has expanded its innovative advanced care at home model of care, which provides comprehensive care to patients in the comfort of their own homes, to Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Beginning this week, many patients in the Phoenix and Scottsdale area who otherwise would need to be hospitalized will be able to receive in-person and virtual care through Mayo Clinic's advanced care at home platform. Under 24/7 direction of Mayo Clinic physicians, advanced care… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - September 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic physicians recognized by the Association of American Medical Colleges
Mayo Clinic physicians Judith Kaur, M.D. and Thomas R. Viggiano M.D., M.Ed. have been recognized by the Association of American Medical Colleges with 2021 AAMC awards. The annual awards honor individuals and institutions making significant contributions to medical education, research, clinical care, and community engagement. Judith Kaur, M.D., Professor of Oncology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science Dr. Kaur, of the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center in Florida received The Herbert W. Nickens Award for… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 24, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic's chief administrative officer to retire Nov. 30
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Jeff Bolton, Mayo Clinic's chief administrative officer, has announced his plans to retire on Nov. 30. He has been Mayo Clinic's chief administrative officer since 2013 and a member of the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees since 2011. He joined Mayo Clinic in 2002 as its chief financial officer."I a m truly grateful to Jeff for his dedication and service during his 19 years in leadership roles at Mayo Clinic," says Gianrico Farrugia,… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 23, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic in Florida recognized as Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mayo Clinic in Florida has been recognized as an Antimicrobial Stewardship Center of Excellence by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) ― the only hospital in North Florida to hold that designation. This designation recognizes Mayo Clinic's optimal antimicrobial use and ongoing efforts to combat antimicrobial resistance. "We are honored to receive the IDSA Center of Excellence designation," says Julio Mendez, M.D., chair of Mayo C linic Florida's Antimicrobial Stewardship Program. "It is… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 3, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic reinstates universal masking for the safety of patients, visitors and staff
Due to the continued spread of the delta variant, Mayo Clinic will again require all staff members, regardless of role and COVID-19 vaccination status, to wear masks in all Mayo Clinic buildings, effective Monday, Aug. 2. Patient and visitors are already required to universally mask, and Mayo has decided to extend universal masking of staff at all locations for the safety of staff, patients and visitors. Mayo Clinic's decision aligns with the Centers for Disease… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 2, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital in Florida by U.S. News & amp; World Report
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mayo Clinic is again ranked the No. 1 hospital in the Jacksonville metro area and Florida in U.S. News& World Report's "Best Hospitals" rankings, which were published on Tuesday, July 27, on the U.S. News& World Report website. Mayo Clinic in Florida has ranked No. 1 in the state of Florida for five of the past six years. "We are once again honored and humbled to be recognized as the… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 27, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic announces next phase of vaccination requirements for COVID-19
Guided by its values and deep commitment to patients, Mayo Clinic is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or complete a declination process by Sept. 17. "We are proud of our staff's high vaccination rates and are grateful that the vast majority have embraced the opportunity to get vaccinated," says Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., Mayo Clinic's president and CEO. "Our patients expect to be safe when they come to Mayo Clinic, and we… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 26, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

The beat goes on, thanks to deep brain stimulation
When drummer Patrick Bautz is performing, he's in the zone.  He says he doesn't even think about what he's doing, it's just natural. It's what he calls "the nothingness of drumming." But not that long-ago, Pat started getting distracted. Physical symptoms were turning that nothingness into something. And it was something that worried him enough [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - April 27, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers question effectiveness of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines for solid organ transplant patients
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A small study from Mayo Clinic researchers raises the concern that some transplant patients may have a limited immune response after being vaccinated for COVID-19 with an mRNA vaccine. Their findings are published as a letter to the editor in the American Journal of Transplantation. The letter covers seven organ transplant recipients [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - April 26, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo researchers, collaborators identify 'instigator' gene associated with Alzheimer's disease
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In a new paper published in Nature Communications, Mayo Clinic researchers and collaborators report the protein-coding gene SERPINA5 may worsen tau protein tangles, which are characteristic of Alzheimer's disease, and advance disease. By combining clinical expertise, brain tissue samples, pathology expertise and artificial intelligence, the team clarified and validated the relevance of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - April 19, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

MEETING THE CHALLENGES OF A HISTORIC YEAR: 2020 Mayo Clinic Performance Highlights
A global leader in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic Mayo Clinic developed and adopted treatments, therapies and protocols that have improved outcomes for patients and reduced mortality rates. Mortality rates for patients with COVID-19 who received care at Mayo Clinic are significantly lower than the national rates.Mayo Clinic Laboratories developed highly accurate diagnostic and antibody [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - February 26, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Expert Alert: Encephalitis prevention another reason to receive COVID-19 vaccine
Mayo Clinic lights buildings for World Encephalitis Day ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Patients with COVID-19 are at risk for neurologic complications, including encephalitis, or inflammation of the brain. "Encephalitis cases have been reported in patients with COVID-19, although on the whole it appears to be a relatively rare complication," says Michel Toledano, M.D., a Mayo Clinic [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - February 22, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Innovation is transforming patient care in Florida, beyond
The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed medical research and patient care to new levels. High-volume testing for COVID-19, researching convalescent plasma and monitoring patients at home are just a few of the challenges met by Mayo Clinic in Florida in 2020. Dr. Kent Thielen, CEO of Mayo Clinic in Florida, says they also are looking ahead [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - January 15, 2021 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Innovative transplants offer hope for patients with rare autoimmune disorder
As a career military man, Chris Ryals was used to being physically active. The Air Force master sergeant regularly ran, visited the gym and lifted weights. But in early 2017, he was diagnosed with latent tuberculosis and started on oral medication. Soon thereafter, he began experiencing pain in his feet while preparing for a fitness [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - December 16, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Netflix to feature Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon in new documentary series
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Netflix, a leading streaming entertainment service featuring TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages, will soon begin airing a new documentary series, "The Surgeon's Cut," which features an episode about Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon. Filmed and produced by BBC Studios Production, "The [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - December 4, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic in Florida's Division of Nuclear Medicine evolving to meet growing needs
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Since 2018, the Division of Nuclear Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Florida has undergone a dramatic evolution, adding to its footprint, equipment and staff. Through this transformation, the division has added to its research and clinical capabilities, and now offers nuclear medicine therapies. Nuclear Medicine is part of the Department of Radiology. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - December 2, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Expert Alert: Accelerated breast cancer treatments at Mayo Clinic provide more options for patients during pandemic
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Radiation therapy for breast cancer can be grueling and disruptive, stretching out for as long as five to seven weeks, and often requiring extended time off from work or away from home. But research over the past decade, as well as new technology and innovations at Mayo Clinic, has led to treatment [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - October 22, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Ringing in remission amid COVID-19
During his career in manufacturing, Eduardo Aguero has moved 18 times around Latin America. The 54-year-old has lived in many places, including Colombia, Venezuela and Panama over the years. Little did he know that a 2018 trip back to his native Chile for a business trip would be the start of an unexpected adventure. ____________________________________ [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 20, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic ranked top hospital in Florida by U.S. News & amp; World Report
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Once again, Mayo Clinic has been named the best hospital in Florida and the Jacksonville metro area in U.S. News& World Report's annual "Best Hospitals" rankings published July 28. In this year's rankings, Mayo Clinic in Florida tied for the No. 1 spot in the state. "We are humbled and honored [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 27, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic reminds patients to not delay care
Mayo Clinic reminds patients that it's safe to seek care, whether in person, through a virtual visit or in the case of an emergency.   Amy Williams, M.D., Mayo Clinic executive dean for practice, emphasizes that patients should not delay care and that extra safety measures are in place for Mayo Clinic employees and patients alike. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 21, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Health and Human Services Secretary Azar tours Mayo Clinic, meets with leaders
(Left to right) Christina Zorn, J.D., CAO, Mayo Clinic in Florida, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, Kent Thielen, M.D., CEO of Mayo Clinic in Florida JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? As part of a visit to Florida on Friday, May 22, to discuss reopening the country's economy, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 21, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

How does COVID-19 affect the heart?
The effects of COVID-19 on the lungs are well-known. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, more information is becoming available about the role the virus, called SARS-CoV-2, has on the heart. "Individuals with known cardiovascular disease are at an increased risk of more severe complications from respiratory viral illnesses, including the flu and COVID-19," says Dr. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - April 2, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic in Florida expands specimen testing and processing capabilities for COVID-19
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Mayo Clinic in Florida is significantly ramping up efforts to process and test COVID-19 specimens for existing patients and the Florida region. In an effort to help the local community during the current pandemic, Mayo Clinic Laboratories will analyze large volumes of specimens that are sent in from regional hospitals, as well [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - March 30, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers present findings at the 2019 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
SAN ANTONIO -- Mayo Clinic researchers will present findings at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Dec. 10-14 in San Antonio. New Mayo Clinic studies to be presented include: "Women at Elevated Risk of Developing Breast Cancer May Benefit From Taking Anti-inflammatory Drugs" Embargoed until Friday, Dec. 13, at 6 p.m. EST Research from Mayo [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - December 13, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic receives FDA approval for advanced cancer detection imaging facility
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of a positron emission tomography radiochemistry facility, also known as the cyclotron facility, at Mayo Clinic in Florida. Mayo Clinic is now the only academic center with a cyclotron facility in Northeast Florida that is approved by the FDA for patient care. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - September 15, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Celebrating simple moments after individualized cancer therapy
Making long-term plans was not always part of Tanis Milicevic's daily routine. Milicevic was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma more than a decade ago. But the past year has been markedly different for the Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, resident. June 14 was her one-year anniversary as Florida's first successful chimeric antigen receptor therapy (CAR-T cell therapy) [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 30, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

The growing need for bone marrow donors
Close to 5,000 people in the U.S. undergo a bone marrow transplant annually. Also known as a stem cell transplant, this procedure replaces damaged or diseased bone marrow with healthy cells. The process involves wiping out the body's bone marrow and immune system with chemotherapy and sometimes radiation. Then healthy donor cells are infused intravenously [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 7, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic, other experts call for urgent focus on brain disease that mimics Alzheimer's
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- In collaboration with the University of Kentucky, the University of Texas Southwest Medical Center, Rush University Medical Center, the University of Cambridge in the U.K., and other institutions, Mayo Clinic researchers helped to establish a name for a degenerative brain disease that afflicts the elderly and mimics features of Alzheimer's disease. This [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - April 29, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic first in Florida to perform endoscopic lung volume reduction
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Mayo Clinic in Florida is the first medical center in the state to perform endoscopic lung volume reduction with endobronchial valves. This procedure, which recently was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), treats patients experiencing disorders associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including advanced emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Only [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - March 24, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Heart Brain Clinic individualizes care, treatment of unexplained stroke
Each year in the U.S., more than 800,000 people suffer a stroke. And once patients have had a stroke, they are at risk for another. Preventing a subsequent stroke can be challenging, especially if the cause of the initial stroke is not known. To help in evaluate and treat patients with unexplained stroke, Mayo Clinic [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - February 26, 2019 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Helping Others Heal: An appeal to consider giving
When Bob and Monica Jacoby look at the building that?s named in their honor at Mayo Clinic in Florida, their view travels almost 360 degrees. It starts with the people and technology inside the building, including a cyclotron and radiochemistry lab to make radioactive particles that are driving a wave of innovation in medical imaging. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - December 5, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency: Application Deadline December 11
In this five-day fellowship program sponsored by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, journalists will receive a behind-the-scenes, in-depth look at what?s new and what?s next in several medical specialties. Topics will include aging, cancer, brain injuries and diseases, transplant medicine, vaccines and developing technologies such as regenerative medicine, telemedicine and simulation-based medical [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - November 14, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

New mobile assessment saves brain cells during stroke
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.?? Every year, more than?795,000 people?in the U.S. have a stroke, which remains the leading cause of serious long-term disability and costs the nation?$34 billion?annually, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ?For every minute someone is suffering a stroke, 1.9 million neurons die. The faster we can restore blood flow the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - October 29, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers study immunity-boosting vaccine to target aggressive form of breast cancer
Treating breast cancer has long involved addressing two problems: the elimination of cancer cells from the tumor and potential disease recurrence. The key may be to harness the full capabilities of the body?s immune system to do both jobs. On Mayo Clinic?s Florida campus, a team of researchers has a new anti-cancer vaccine in the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - October 10, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

New Mayo Clinic Expansion Continues Path of Historic Growth
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? In the midst of unprecedented economic growth stretching more than three years, Mayo Clinic today announced a new investment of $144 million for two major capital projects that soon will be constructed on its burgeoning 400-acre Florida campus. ?As a destination medical center, these projects deepen Mayo Clinic?s commitment to providing our [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - September 5, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers to study if hands-free camera in space can monitor vital signs
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.? Astronauts intermittently monitor their vital signs in space for experiments, partly because continuous monitoring requires multiple contact points on the body and the use of cumbersome batteries. Now, researchers at Mayo Clinic?s Florida campus are studying a device to be launched into space that is designed to use a small, inexpensive camera fitted [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - August 23, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic simulation center receives top accreditation
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.? The Mayo Clinic J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Simulation Center at?Mayo Clinic's Florida campus?has earned accreditation in the area of teaching and education by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare in Washington, D.C. The center is one of only 100 in the world to be recognized as having the highest quality standards [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - July 9, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Hurricane Safety Series: Well-being during a storm
The Atlantic?hurricane season?runs from June 1 to Nov. 30. In this second part of a four-part series, review some medical safety steps to consider when you're in a hurricane. Preparation is critical in?weathering a hurricane. But, while planning is important,?Dr. Michael Boniface, an emergency medicine physician at Mayo Clinic, offers several reminders to help ensure [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 30, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Hurricane Safety Series: Prepping for a storm
Tropical Storm Alberto was a few days early, as the Atlantic?hurricane season?runs from June 1 to Nov. 30. In this first of a four-part series, Mayo Clinic experts provide health and safety measures to consider when preparing before a severe weather event. While most people tend to focus their preparations on having an adequate supply [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 29, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic opens new simulation skills lab to help staff learn, perfect clinical procedures
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.? A new procedural skills lab in the Mayo Clinic J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Simulation Center at?Mayo Clinic in Florida will help staff learn and perfect various clinical procedures, including joint arthroscopy, spinal taps and kidney removal. In addition, participants in the lab will experiment, learn and refine new procedures on tissue [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 1, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic donates $500,000 to assist Hurricane Irma relief efforts
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? Mayo Clinic has donated $500,000 to assist emergency relief efforts following the effects of Hurricane Irma in Northeast Florida and communities throughout Florida. ?We are saddened by the devastation and loss suffered by many people across Florida as a result of Hurricane Irma,? says Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., vice president, Mayo Clinic, and [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - September 18, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Florida Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program earns national accreditation renewal
The Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program of Mayo Clinic?s Florida campus, Nemours Children?s Specialty Care, Jacksonville, and Wolfson Children?s Hospital has been awarded a three-year accreditation renewal through November 2019 by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy. The foundation awarded the accreditation renewal after a rigorous process of inspection of all collection, clinical [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - March 13, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic named to Fortune?s ?100 Best Companies to Work For? list
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Fortune named Mayo Clinic to its 2017 list of the ?100 Best Companies to Work For,? ranking it No. 84. Mayo was No. 86 in 2016. This is Mayo?s 14th consecutive year on the list, which recognizes companies that rate highly with staff. ?Each staff member makes Mayo Clinic a great place [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - March 8, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic earns top honor for chest pain care
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? Mayo Clinic?s Florida campus has earned The Joint Commission?s Gold Seal of Approval for Chest Pain Certification, which designates high-quality, safe and effective care. This new certification is a hallmark of excellence and signifies a well-run disease management program. This certification is one of the few that has been awarded in the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - March 1, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic publishes genetic screen for Alzheimer?s in African-Americans
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? A Mayo Clinic research team has found a new gene mutation that may be a risk factor for late-onset Alzheimer?s disease in African-Americans. This is the first time this gene has been implicated in the development of this disease in this population. Alzheimer?s disease has been understudied in African-Americans, despite the fact [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - February 27, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic to test vaccine designed to provide immune response against early breast lesions
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? Only about 35 percent of precancerous breast lesions morph into cancer if untreated, but physicians cannot identify which lesions are potentially dangerous. So all women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ undergo traditional therapy of surgery and possibly hormonal therapy and radiation. Now, Mayo Clinic researchers are about to test a vaccine [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - January 31, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

10 years of The Donna: Running for a cure
For 10 years, runners have gathered every February to participate in the 26.2 with Donna. It?s a marathon to raise money and awareness for breast cancer research and care. Founder Donna Deegan is a three-time breast cancer survivor who was treated at Mayo Clinic. With funds from the marathon and related events, Donna ??and thousands [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - January 23, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers find protein that weakens severe sepsis immune reaction
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? No effective therapy exists today for sepsis, an inflammatory storm that afflicts about 3 million Americans a year ? killing up to half. But now, investigators at Mayo Clinic?s campus in Florida have identified a key molecule that, in mice, helps protect the body?s central nervous system against the runaway inflammation. Based [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - January 9, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic finds myocarditis caused by infection on rise globally
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. ? Myocarditis, an assortment of heart disorders often caused by infection and inflammation, is known to be difficult to diagnose and treat. But the picture of who is affected is becoming a little clearer. Men may be as much as twice as likely as women to develop severe and possibly fatal reactions. And [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - November 28, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Rare kidney disease prompts new treatment options
After diabetes and high blood pressure, glomerulonephritis is the third leading cause of kidney failure in the U.S., according to the U.S. Renal Data System. Glomerulonephritis (GN) is a disease that damages the tiny filters in the kidneys called and can affect individuals of all ages, gender, and race or ethnicity.?These filters get inflamed, which [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - November 22, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news