Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Shire ADRs Jump Almost 7% Premarket After Positive Trial Of Angioedema TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Fox News

    ... attacks when administered subcutaneously as infrequently as every four weeks," Banerji, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA and clinical trial investigator, said in a statement. HAE affects 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 50,000 people around the ...

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  2. Drug to tackle lung scarring shows promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... still at a pre-clinical stage, these findings have ... A PET imaging probe developed by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators appears able to diagnose and stage pulmonary fibrosis-an often life-shortening lung disease-as well as monitor ...

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  3. Hepatitis C drugs in India are cost effective: study6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | India.com

    Boston, May 18 Hepatitis C virus drugs available in India not only increase life expectancy but also reduce lifetime health care costs by over USD 1,300 per person. "More than 9 million people are infected with Hepatitis C virus in India, and more than 70 million worldwide," said Jagpreet Chhatwal from Massachusetts General Hospital in the US.

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  4. Shire ADRs jump almost 7% premarket after positive trial of Angioedema treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | MarketWatch

    ... attacks when administered subcutaneously as infrequently as every four weeks," Banerji, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA and clinical trial investigator, said in a statement. HAE affects 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 50,000 people around the ...

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  5. Study findings reveal racial and ethnic disparities in access to neurologic health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Medical News

    ... care access and utilization in the United States," said study author Altaf Saadi, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a member of the American Academy of Neurology. "These disparities are concerning ...

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  6. Lucas VonCranach and Ijad Madisch to speak at TechCrunch Disrupt BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | TechCrunch

    ... also studying computer science on the side. He spent several years working as a researcher at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, focusing on tissue engineering and radiology. Under Ijad's leadership, ResearchGate has attracted a group of ...

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  7. Partners, GE to tap artificial intelligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Boston Herald

    ... health care better and making the lives of our patients better." GE and Partners, which owns Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, will spend the next 10 years creating artificial intelligence software that can detect how ...

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  8. Doctors Find These Habits Help Cancer Patients Live LongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | MSNBC

    ... look back on past behaviors. There was another surprise in the study. Dr. Temidayo Fadelu of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School and colleagues looked specifically at whether the colon cancer patients ate nuts. Hardly any ...

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  9. Black, Hispanic Americans Less Likely to See a NeurologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | HON

    ... care access and utilization in the United States," said study author Dr. Altaf Saadi, from Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. "These disparities are concerning, not only because racial and ethnic minorities ...

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  10. Neuralstem Reports Last Subject Out in Phase 2 Trial of NSI-189 for Major Depressive DisorderRead the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... sites. Dr. Maurizio Fava, Slater Family Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, is the principal investigator. Top line results of the Phase 2 study are expected four months ahead of schedule in the third ...

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  11. Study: Age of physician may increase patient mortality riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | UPI

    ... of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and an internal medicine physician at Massachusetts General Hospital, said in a press release . The study said differences in a patient's mortality rate with physicians in their 40s and 50s were less ...

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  12. Blacks, Hispanics Less Likely to See Neurologist as OutpatientRead the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | Newswise

    ... care access and utilization in the United States," said study author Altaf Saadi, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and a member of the American Academy of Neurology. "These disparities are concerning ...

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  13. Iron Pills No Help for Certain Type of Heart FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | MedicineNet

    ... not support use of oral iron supplementation in patients with HFrEF," Dr. Gregory Lewis, of Massachusetts General Hospital, and colleagues wrote in a journal news release. Previous research has shown that intravenous iron supplementation in ...

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  14. Costs for generic hepatitis C drugs available in India would be paid back in 5 to 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... worldwide," says Jagpreet Chhatwal, PhD, of the Institute for Technology Assessment at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), senior and corresponding author of the paper. "These persons are at risk of developing serious conditions such as cirrhosis ...

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  15. Partners, GE collaborate to bring artificial intelligence to health careRead the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | Business Journal

    ... deal were not disclosed. To progress the work, the health care powerhouses will launch the Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital Center for Clinical Data Science, which will host multidisciplinary teams from Partners and ...

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  16. Link Physician Age to Patient Mortality RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Health News Digest

    ... of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and an internal medicine physician at Massachusetts General Hospital. Importantly, the researchers note, physician age made no difference in mortality outcomes for doctors who managed large numbers of ...

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  17. Doctors Decry Electronic Medical RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | News Max

    ... law that spawned many of the problems with EMRs. Levinson is a cardiologist and internist at Massachusetts General Hospital; Price is chief of the Department of Neurology at McLean Hospital; and Saini is a cardiologist, the president of the Lown ...

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  18. Providers rally around Medicare bill expanding telehealth servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Health Data Management

    ... of neurology at Harvard Medical School and director of the Partners TeleStroke Network at Massachusetts General Hospital, testified on behalf of the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, telling lawmakers that the groups ...

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  19. New Intersections between Neuroscience, Beauty and Wellness to Be Key...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | PRWeb

    ... PhD, is Assistant Clinical Professor at Harvard Medical School, and psychologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry where she directs the Program in Aesthetics and Well Being. She conducts research on the science of ...

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  20. Study finds higher mortality rates among patients treated by older physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Medical News

    ... of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and an internal medicine physician at Massachusetts General Hospital. Importantly, the researchers note, physician age made no difference in mortality outcomes for doctors who managed large numbers of ...

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