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  1. How to Tell if Your Child Might Have MigraineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    ... a number of things parents should watch for. Dr. Dodick is Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Scottsdale, AZ). "While migraine can be extremely debilitating, it is also often treatable," Dr. Dodick said. "The key thing is ...

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  2. Patients with Parkinson's disease often face difficulties with reduced visual contrast acuityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... functions," explained lead investigator Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ. "However, impaired contrast sensitivity in PD patients is a topic that has received relatively little ...

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  3. Parkinson's disease patients have reduced visual contrast acuityRead the original story

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... functions," explained lead investigator Charles H. Adler, MD, PhD, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ. "However, impaired contrast sensitivity in PD patients is a topic that has received relatively little ...

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  4. Assessment of Perioperative Cardiac Risk of Patients Undergoing...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Circulation

    From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine , Department of Emergency Medicine , and Department of Radiology , Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea; and Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN . Correspondence to Jin-Ho Choi, MD, PhD, Department of Emergency Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 81 Irwon-Ro Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-710, Republic of Korea.

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  5. Smoking: Quit before you doRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Express India

    ... smoker," said Dr. Jon O. Ebbert, one of the authors, who is a professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Minnesota. "It opens the door to a much larger population of smokers that we can treat." Most surprising, he said, was the ...

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  6. Kids Can Get Migraines TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WebMD

    Migraines aren't just a problem for adults -- about 6 percent of children and more than one-quarter of teens aged 15 to 17 have migraines, according to the American Migraine Foundation . "There are many things that can be done if your child suffers from migraine, or if you suspect that he or she does," foundation chair Dr. David Dodick, a professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Scottsdale, Ariz., said in an AMF news release.

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  7. Anti-smoking pills found to be effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Examiner.com

    ... said Dr. Jon O. Ebbert, one of the creators, who is a teacher of prescription at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Minnesota. "It opens the way to a much bigger populace of smokers that we can treat." Most astonishing, he said, was the way that ...

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  8. Kids Can Get Migraines TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | MedlinePlus

    Migraines aren't just a problem for adults -- about 6 percent of children and more than one-quarter of teens aged 15 to 17 have migraines, according to the American Migraine Foundation . "There are many things that can be done if your child suffers from migraine, or if you suspect that he or she does," foundation chair Dr. David Dodick, a professor of medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Scottsdale, Ariz., said in an AMF news release.

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  9. Predicting Risk of Endovascular Device Infection in Patients With...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Circulation

    From the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine , Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine , Department of Biostatistics and Informatics , Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles ; and Department of Medicine, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville . Correspondence to M. Rizwan Sohail, MD, Divisions of Infectious Diseases and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905.

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  10. American Migraine Foundation Offers Tips for Parents on Helping Their Children Cope with MigraineRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newswise

    ... childhood migraine and minimize its impact. Dr. Dodick is Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Scottsdale, AZ). "There are many things that can be done if your child suffers from migraine, or if you suspect that he or she ...

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  11. Tachycardia and the AV Nodal Region: Guilt by Association?Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2010 | Circulation

    From the Department of Medicine , Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, and Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine , Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Correspondence to Samuel J. Asirvatham, MD, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905.

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  12. Mark S. Allen Named President of The Society of Thoracic SurgeonsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Newswise

    San Diego - Internationally recognized cardiothoracic surgeon Mark S. Allen, MD today was elected as President of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons during the organization's 51st Annual Meeting in San Diego. "I am so proud and honored to be leading a group of such distinguished cardiothoracic surgeons," said Dr. Allen, Professor of Surgery at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and a consultant with the Division of General Thoracic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic.

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  13. Breast vibro-acoustography: initial experience in benign lesionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester 55905, MN, USA Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester 55905, MN, USA Bolu IBD Hospital, Radiology, Sanayi Sitesi 32. Blok Demirciler Ve Nalburcular Odasi Hiz.

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  14. Scientists look to heart disease and stroke-related disorders for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Medical News Today

    ... to develop effective therapies," says David Knopman, M.D., professor of neurology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, MN, and a co-author of the paper. "Especially needed are tools that are highly accurate and do not require ...

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  15. Characterization and target identification of a DNA aptamer that labels pluripotent stem cellsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Cell Research

    ... Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA Aptamers are short stretches of nucleotides or amino-acid residues that are engineered to bind to various ...

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  16. Clues to treating Alzheimer's may be provided by heart disease and strokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Medical News Today

    ... to develop effective therapies," says David Knopman, M.D., professor of neurology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, MN, and a co-author of the paper. "Especially needed are tools that are highly accurate and do not require ...

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  17. Scientists look to heart disease and strokes for clues to treating Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to develop effective therapies," says David Knopman, M.D., professor of neurology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, MN, and a co-author of the paper. "Especially needed are tools that are highly accurate and do not require ...

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  18. American Migraine Foundation plans to create Migraine Patient Registry and BiorepositoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Medical News

    ... Chair David W. Dodick, MD, FRCP (C), FACP, who is also Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. "We hope to be able to assemble a treasure trove of data that researchers can access to find powerful clues to migraine causes and ...

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  19. American Migraine Foundation Seeks to Speed Research Discoveries...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Newswise

    ... Chair David W. Dodick, MD, FRCP (C), FACP, who is also Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. "We hope to be able to assemble a treasure trove of data that researchers can access to find powerful clues to migraine causes and ...

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  20. Breast vibro-acoustography: initial experience in benign lesionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | BioMed Central

    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester 55905, MN, USA Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester 55905, MN, USA Bolu IBD Hospital, Radiology, Sanayi Sitesi 32. Blok Demirciler Ve Nalburcular Odasi Hiz. Binasi Alti, No:1, Bolu, 14100, Turkey BackgroundEvaluating the performance of vibro-acoustography in identifying benign lesions in the breast.MethodsAn integrated mammography-VA system designed for in vivo breast imaging was tested on a group of female volunteers, age???18 years, with suspected breast lesions based on clinical examination.

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