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Northwest Health in Arkansas joins Mayo Clinic Care Network
SPRINGDALE, Ark. ? Northwest Health in Arkansas is the newest member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. The network consists of a select group of independent health systems that work closely with Mayo Clinic to improve the delivery of health care and better serve their patients and the communities they serve. ?Northwest Health is honored [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 17, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that anesthesia in young children lowers intelligence
But multiple doses before age 3 may mean problems with behavior, fine motor skills later in life ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that children given anesthesia before their third birthdays have lower IQs than those who did not have it. A more complex picture emerges among people who had anesthesia [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 16, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic to coordinate new effort to expand medical research, expert care for Lewy body dementia patients
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Lewy body dementia is the second most common type of progressive dementia after Alzheimer?s disease, but it is underdiagnosed, says Bradley Boeve, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist. A new program among research centers across the country intends to change that. The Lewy Body Dementia Association announced today the launch of the Lewy [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 3, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic experts to appear on new NBC program on Saturday mornings
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic experts will be featured in ?Health + Happiness With Mayo Clinic,? a new weekly half-hour program that will premiere on April 7 as part of the NBC Network?s Saturday morning programming block. With the addition of ?Health + Happiness With Mayo Clinic? to the three-hour educational and informational programming block, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 3, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Benefits of integrative medicine extend beyond wellness, Mayo Clinic finds
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Integrative medicine has become an increasingly popular way to enhance treatment for health concerns. At Mayo Clinic, two forms of integrative medicine ? acupuncture and massage ? have already helped numerous patients. In a review of several case studies in Explore, Mayo Clinic researchers examined the potential role of integrative medicine as [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 3, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic School of Medicine ascends to No. 6 in U.S. News & amp; World Report rankings
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? When Fredric Meyer, M.D., became executive dean of education, Mayo Clinic and dean of its medical school in 2016, he says he had a goal in mind. He wanted to see Mayo Clinic School of Medicine become one of the top 10 in the country. Today, as U.S. News& World Report [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 20, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo offers condolences on passing of philanthropic partner Leslie Gonda
March 19, 2018?? Leslie Gonda, a longtime Mayo Clinic patient who with his wife, Susan, supported the construction of the Gonda Building in Rochester, Minnesota, passed away on Friday, March 16, at 98. ?We are deeply saddened at the news of Mr. Gonda?s death and offer our sincere condolences to the entire Gonda family and [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 19, 2018 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic releases book on whole-body wellness, complementary techniques
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A new Mayo Clinic book ? Mayo Clinic: The Integrative Guide to Good Health?? is now available. This book highlights the importance of mental and spiritual wellness when maintaining an individual?s overall health. Mayo Clinic?s Brent Bauer, M.D., professor of General Internal Medicine; Cindy Kermott, M.D., assistant professor of Preventive Medicine; and [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 6, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Vicente Torres, M.D., Ph.D., discusses new findings on tolvaptan as autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease treatment
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A phase 3 trial studying the effects of tolvaptan has found that the drug slowed the rate of decline in kidney function in patients with the most common form of polycystic kidney disease, a condition with no cure. The results are published today in the New England Journal of Medicine. Autosomal dominant [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 4, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

1st clinical 7-Tesla MRI scanner in North America will enable Mayo Clinic to achieve higher-resolution imaging for patients
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic will have the first clinical 7-Tesla MRI scanner in North America that has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This MRI scanner, the MAGNETOM? Terra, will be operational at Mayo Clinic later in 2017. The manufacturer, Siemens Healthineers, received FDA clearance on Oct. 12 for clinical [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - October 19, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Immune response to ovarian cancer may predict survival, Mayo-led study finds
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A group of international cancer researchers led by investigators from Mayo Clinic and University of New South Wales Sydney has found that the level of a type of white blood cell, called tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes, present in the tumors of patients with high-grade ovarian cancer may predict a patient?s survival. Results of the [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - October 11, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo debuts doctoral research training in regenerative medicine
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Seeking to spur development of innovative medical breakthroughs, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences has started one of the nation?s first doctoral (Ph.D.) research training programs in regenerative sciences. The Regenerative Sciences Training Program will prepare the next generation of scientists to accelerate the discovery, translation and application of cutting-edge regenerative [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - October 11, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

5 new ways health care providers can apply individualized medicine to patient care
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Advancements in individualized medicine are offering health care providers new tools to quickly and accurately diagnose, treat, predict and, eventually, prevent disease. Keith Stewart, M.B., Ch.B., Carlson and Nelson Endowed Director, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine,?today outlined five new ways individualized medicine has moved from the research lab into clinical care. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - October 9, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Researchers review risks, recommendations for weight gain management in midlife women
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? A review of the weight gain risks and challenges faced by women in midlife has led Mayo Clinic researchers to a series of recommendations for this patient population. The findings are published in this month's edition of Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The average weight gain for women in their 50s and 60s is [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - September 28, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic responds to Puerto Rico, Mexico City in wake of disasters
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? In response to the devastation in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria and the damage to Mexico City from the recent earthquake, Mayo Clinic has extended its support through a $250,000 donation to Americares. Americares is an international disaster relief and global health organization that responds to emergency medical needs throughout the world. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - September 28, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo study shows drug slows stomach emptying, may individualize obesity treatment
ROCHESTER, Minn. ??Liraglutide injection, a prescription medication used to treat type-2 diabetes and obesity is associated with marked slowing of stomach emptying and is an effective weight loss therapy. These are the findings of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study by Mayo Clinic researchers published today in The Lancet Gastroenterology& Hepatology. ?Our paper shows that [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - September 25, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic, National Decision Support Company unveil CareSelect Lab? to provide real-time medical guidance when ordering laboratory tests
The CareSelect Lab tool assists health care providers with appropriate ordering of laboratory testing, improving patient care and reducing wasteful spending ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Health care providers now have an online tool that can improve patient care and reduce unnecessary health care costs through appropriate ordering of laboratory testing ? real-time guidance while they sit [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - September 19, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic National Health Checkup: Nearly all Americans take at least one preventive measure to avoid cancer
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Cancer is a real concern for many Americans. According to the fourth edition of the?Mayo Clinic National Health Checkup, 95 percent of respondents take at least one preventive measure to avoid cancer. Approximately three-fourths avoid smoking (75 percent), limit alcohol consumption (74 percent) and maintain a healthy diet (72 percent). And women [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - September 12, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Z-endoxifen shows promise as new treatment for common breast cancer type
  ROCHESTER, Minn. ??Z-endoxifen, a potent derivative of the drug tamoxifen, could itself be a new treatment for the most common form of breast cancer in women with metastatic disease. This finding was reported from a clinical trial conducted by researchers at Mayo Clinic and the National Cancer Institute, and published in the Journal of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - August 30, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Genetic testing of pancreatic cyst fluid accurately detects pre cancerous and early cancer lesions
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic researchers have found that a panel of methylated DNA markers in pancreatic cyst fluid can accurately detect advanced precancerous lesions and early cancer in pancreatic cysts. Hypermethylation is a process thought to play a role in silencing of tumor suppressor genes, which are involved in controlling cell growth and division. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - May 8, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic-invented technologies show brain tumor firmness, adhesion before surgery
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? It?s not often that a fall saves someone?s life. Helen Powell, 74, says that was the case for her. A computerized tomography scan that followed her fall revealed a cancerous brain tumor that led her to Mayo Clinic and surgery using first-in-the-world technology. Brain magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) imaging, showed the precise [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - May 3, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic to offer medical education course required by FAA?s new BasicMed
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Beginning Monday, May 1, private and recreational pilots across the country operating certain light aircraft will be able to seek medical qualification through BasicMed, a new pathway offered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Mayo Clinic will be one of two organizations in the nation to offer a course necessary to obtain [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 24, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic health information offered through Epic patient apps
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic is offering its trusted, expert health information on demand through Epic patient apps. ? Mayo Clinic is offering this embedded content option to Epic?s health care clients as a way to help other providers share expert health information with their patients. More than 4,000 comprehensive health topics spread across more [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 24, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Media Advisory: Mayo Clinic puts regenerative medicine into practice
That and other new medical research stories in Discovery?s Edge ?Renaissance in Medicine? Regenerative medicine, the science harnessing the body?s healing mechanisms, is no longer science fiction or a research study. It?s being integrated into a wide range of specialties in the medical practice at Mayo Clinic, as physicians advance from treating symptoms to seeking [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 6, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic expands sports medicine facility in Minneapolis
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic announced today that it is expanding its services, space and other capabilities at its sports medicine facility in downtown Minneapolis to meet the growing demand for its expertise. Construction on the 16,000-square-foot project at Mayo Clinic Square is expected to begin in late April. ?This project builds on our commitment [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - April 6, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Statement from Mayo Clinic on patient appointment concerns
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Below?is a statement from?John Noseworthy, M.D., Mayo Clinic president and CEO, in response to the?recent news story about patient appointments at Mayo Clinic: ?Patient medical need will always be the primary factor in determining and setting an appointment. In an internal discussion I used the word ?prioritized? and I regret this has [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 16, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic experts to speak at largest dementia conference in Midwest
ROCHESTER, Minn.?? With nearly 40 sessions ranging from what to do after a diagnosis to how Alzheimer?s disease affects diverse communities, the Meeting of the Minds Dementia Conference in St. Paul, Minnesota, will offer a full day of education and support. Mayo Clinic experts will be among speakers addressing 1,300 attendees at what the Alzheimer?s [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 15, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Schools within Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science included in U.S. News & amp; World Report?s Best Graduate Schools rankings
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? U.S. News& World Report today released its 2018 rankings for Best Graduate Schools across the nation. Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences, two schools within Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, are included on the list. Mayo Clinic School of Medicine advanced to a [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 13, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic announces plans to grow, modernize Saint Marys Campus, Cardiac Surgery facilities
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? The Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees approved plans for enhanced and increased procedural and patient-dedicated facilities at Mayo Clinic Hospital ? Rochester, Saint Marys Campus. Mayo Clinic will invest $217 million in the growth and modernization of Saint Marys Campus, while also relocating and upgrading its Cardiac Surgery facilities. Both sets of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 8, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers clarify chemo resistance, and perhaps a new therapy
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic scientists have identified a specific protein implicated in drug resistance, as well as a possible therapeutic tool. Their work appears in the EMBO Journal. The team led by Haojie Huang, Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic tumor biologist within Mayo Clinic?s Center for Biomedical Discovery identified the role of FOXO1 in chemotherapy [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 8, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers uncover new agents that eliminate cells associated with age-related diseases
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic researchers have uncovered three new agents to add to the emerging repertoire of drugs that aim to delay the onset of aging by targeting senescent cells ? cells that contribute to frailty and other age-related conditions. A recent study of human cell cultures shows that the drugs, fisetin and two [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - March 7, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Strong performance in 2016 brings Mayo Clinic care to millions
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? With more than 1.3 million patients seeking Mayo Clinic?s expertise yearly, the institution continues its work to provide the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education and research. Mayo Clinic reported a strong financial position in 2016, with contributions of $466 million to its pension plan for staff and [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - February 26, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic lights Plummer Building red for World Encephalitis Day
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? In February 2014, Christa Thesing of Andover, Minnesota, stopped sleeping and started hallucinating. Her worried family took her to the hospital. Her initial diagnosis was possible bipolar disorder, a psychiatric illness. Her condition worsened. Thesing was confused and losing the ability to walk, talk and eat. Two days later, Thesing was transferred [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - February 21, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers quantify immune cells associated with future breast cancer risk
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Researchers from Mayo Clinic have quantified the numbers of various types of immune cells associated with the risk of developing breast cancer. The findings are published in a study in Clinical Cancer Research. "This is the first study to quantify the numbers of various immune cell types in breast tissue and whether [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - February 7, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic and other health care leaders met at the White House to help with the VA reform
Mayo Clinic President and CEO John Noseworthy, M.D., attended the meeting at the White House today to share Mayo Clinic?s insights and expertise in order to support best possible care for the U.S. veterans. He was joined by leaders from Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Partners HealthCare and Kaiser Permanente. Mayo Clinic appreciates the opportunity [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - February 6, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Should hypothyroidism in pregnancy be treated?
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? When a woman becomes pregnant, many changes occur in her body. One of those changes is in the levels of various hormones produced by the body. In the case of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), pregnant women typically produce a lower level than normal (0.4?4.0 milli-international units per liter). Some international guidelines recommend levels [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - January 25, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

PBS show shines spotlight on Alzheimer?s disease
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? More than 5 million people in the U.S. have Alzheimer?s disease, a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. That number is expected to triple by 2050. At 9 p.m. CST/10 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Jan. 25, PBS will premiere ?Alzheimer?s: Every Minute Counts,? calling it an urgent wake-up [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - January 23, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Immunotherapy: Testing a new treatment for Alzheimer?s disease
Alzheimer?s disease affects nearly 5??million Americans. That number is expected to triple by?2050 if effective treatments cannot be found. Alzheimer?s has no cure and the five medications the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved for treating it only treat symptoms temporarily. In an effort to find a breakthrough, researchers are turning to new types [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - January 23, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Famed Mount Everest climber named 2017 Hickman Lectureship speaker
Photo courtesy of Lou Kasischke ROCHESTER, Minn. ? The Mayo Clinic Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine has announced mountaineer Lou Kasischke as the speaker for the third J. Richard Hickman Jr., M.D., M.P.H., Lectureship. The 2017 lectureship will take place on Feb. 3 at 12:00 p.m. CST in Leighton Auditorium, Siebens 3. This [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - January 15, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic and other health care leaders called by President-elect Trump to help the VA
Consistent with Mayo Clinic?s historic commitment of service to the U.S. government and the U.S. military that goes back to the very origins of Mayo Clinic, it will share its expertise with the incoming Veterans Health Administration leadership and provide support on other relevant health care issues. Dr. Noseworthy participated in a?meeting on Dec. 28, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - January 10, 2017 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

High schoolers invited to participate in 2017 Health Sciences? Career Immersion Program
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences is hosting its second Career Immersion Program July 9-14, 2017, for Minnesota high school sophomores and juniors. The week, which is free for the 40 students accepted, includes supervised group lodging and meals in downtown Rochester, meetings with current students and professionals in a range of [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - December 20, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic researchers identify how fat stores in the liver provide an energy source during fasting
This study, done in rat and human liver cells, reports on the role of a small regulatory protein that acts like a beacon to help cells locate lipids and provides?new information to support the development [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - December 18, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Colorectal cancer prevention: A proven benefit of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic researchers and a team of collaborating scientists from across the country have determined the comparative effectiveness of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), aspirin and several supplements in preventing the recurrence of advanced neoplasia (polyps ?that are the precursor of colorectal cancer) after polyp removal. According to the World Cancer Research Fund, [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - December 18, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic research helps refine role of gene variants in breast cancer risk
ROCHESTER, Minn. ??Inherited pathogenic variants in protein coding genes BARD1 and RAD51D increase a woman?s likelihood of developing breast cancer, according to research conducted at Mayo Clinic and presented today at the 2016 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.?Pathogenic variants are changes in DNA?that have a negative impact on a gene?s ability to function properly. ?The [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - December 6, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine to co-host World Stem Cell Summit 2016 Dec. 6-9
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine is a co-sponsor of the 2016 World Stem Cell Summit. More than 1,200 attendees are expected at the 12th annual event in West Palm Beach, Florida. A?delegation of administrators, researchers and clinical ?experts from Mayo Clinic will participate in featured presentations and panel discussions highlighting [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

3 leading health organizations aim to reduce suicides by physicians, medical trainees
CHICAGO ? As increasing rates of stress, depression and fatigue fuel concern about physician well-being, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) and Mayo Clinic today launched an initiative to prevent physician and medical trainee suicides. ?We want to be part of a national dialogue that addresses [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Research says: Patients with cancer history experiencing severe heart attacks benefit from cardiac treatment
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? One in 10 patients who come to the hospital with the most severe type of heart attack have a history of cancer, showing that this is an emerging subgroup of heart patients, according to Mayo Clinic research published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. In addition, the study found that these patients have a [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Study of thousands of operations finds overlapping surgeries are safe for Mayo Clinic patients
ROCHESTER, Minn.? ??A common way of scheduling surgeries to expand patient access to care and improve hospital efficiency, known as ?overlapping surgeries,? is as safe and provides the same outcomes for patients as non-overlapping surgeries, a Mayo Clinic study has found. Spacing operations so a surgeon has two patients in operating rooms at the same [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 30, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic 3-D models bring patient anatomy from 2-D screens to surgeons? hands
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Mayo Clinic?s 3-D anatomic modeling program started with a realization that surgeons needed a new way to look at human anatomy that went beyond two-dimensional images. Surgeons who were planning the separation of conjoined twins in 2008 approached the Department of Radiology about producing a 3-D model of the babies? shared liver. [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 28, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

Comparing gait parameters can predict decline in memory and thinking
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Walking is a milestone in development for toddlers, but it?s actually only one part of the complex cognitive task known as gait that includes everything from a person?s stride length to the accompanying swing of each arm. A Mayo Clinic study recently published in the Journal of Alzheimer?s Disease found that problems [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Minnesota News - November 27, 2016 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news