Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Center for Diagnostic Imaging: Benefits of CT Scans Outweigh Cancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... the patients being imaged, according to Susanna Lee, M.D., Ph.D., chief of women's imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital and assistant professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School in Boston. "The impetus for our study was the concern that ...

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  2. First gene therapy treatment to stave off childhood degenerative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    April 18, 2018 - The Clinical Research Forum, a non-profit membership association of top clinical research experts and thought leaders from the nation's leading academic health centers, today awarded its most prestigious honor to a Massachusetts General Hospital research team for its discovery of the first successful gene therapy treatment for a fatal brain disease, cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy . The CR Forum presents its annual Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement Awards to highlight outstanding research advances that involve both innovation and impact on human diseases.

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  3. 'RHOC' Star Gretchen Rossi Is in Her Last Round of IVF and Hoping for Viable EmbryosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Self.com

    ... this time, Jill Attaman, M.D., a reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital and a professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive biology at Harvard Medical School, tells SELF. She recommends that ...

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  4. Two Recent FCA Cases Reflect Courts' Continued Skepticism of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | JD Supra

    ... The General Hospital Corporation et al. , the relator, a former anesthesiologist at Defendant Massachusetts General Hospital ("MGH") brought suit under the FCA alleging that defendants fraudulently billed Medicare and Medicaid for "overlapping" ...

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  5. Dick Lynch, inspirational coach at Swampscott High, dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Boston.com

    ... return." A three-sport coach at Swampscott High from 1954 to 1973, Mr. Lynch died Sunday in Massachusetts General Hospital from complications of lung disease. He was 91 and lived in Swampscott. In 2014, the gymnasium at the Swampscott High field ...

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  6. Nobel Laureate, Respected Researchers Talk Exosomes in APS President's Symposium SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Newswise

    APS President Dennis Brown, PhD, of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, has organized a thought-provoking President's Symposium Series for the American Physiological Society annual meeting at Experimental Biology 2018 in San Diego. Three symposia will focus on the theme "Exosomes: The New Frontier."

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  7. Study: - SChantix, Zyban pose no riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Sentinel

    ... behavior. Those findings were reported in 2016. said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs to ...

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  8. Study: Stop-smoking drugs Chantix, Zyban pose no heart risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... were reported in 2016. "It's enormously reassuring," said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs ...

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  9. Island doctor registered to certify medical cannabis patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Dr. Terry Kriedman, center, answers questions at the cannabis and cancer forum back in March, alongside Rabbi Dr. Yosef Glassman, left, and therapist Sumner Silverman. Dr. Terry Kriedman, an obstetrics and gynecology specialist affiliated with Martha's Vineyard Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital with a practice in Tisbury, is now a registered physician with the Medical Marijuana Program in the state Department of Public Health.

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  10. Woman dies in Revere hit-and-runRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Police announced Tuesday that the 46-year-old woman struck on Route 145 at about 8:30 p.m. Monday died. She was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital after she was struck.

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    Apr 10, 2018 | Sampan

    ... Wang, Director of Policy and Planning, Chester M. Pierce MD Division of Global Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH); Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. A panel on innovative strategies ...

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  12. Police: Cop impersonator had stash of stolen itemsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... crash into a tree. Alvarez tried to run away on foot but was captured. He was hospitalized at Massachusetts General Hospital for a head injury police said he sustained in the crash. While cops were investigating, another woman reported being robbed ...

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  13. Solo medical practices outperform groups in treatment of cardiac diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of patients with diabetes, hypertension or cardiovascular disease treated at practices in the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) ... (HealthDay)-Physicians are increasingly being challenged to protect their practice finances while helping patients ...

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  14. Stolen Memories: End stage Alzheimer's is prolonged and brutal for younger patients NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Concord Monitor

    ... debilitates them to greater degree," said Bradford Dickerson, a memory disorders physician at Massachusetts General Hospital. "You have to start thinking ahead as soon as possible." State lawmakers have tried and failed for years to pass a "Death ...

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  15. Stop-smoking drugs Chantix, Zyban pose no heart risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... were reported in 2016. "It's enormously reassuring," said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs ...

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  16. Eating super-hot chilli could give you 'thunderclap' headachesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... they should seek medical attention." Dr Aneesh Singhal of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston was the first to describe RCVS, in 2001, in a patient who developed thunderclap headaches after eating red hot peppers. ...

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  17. Are you dating a narcissist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Rediff.com

    ... and Dr Gene Beresin, executive director at The Clay Centre for Young Healthy Minds at Massachusetts General Hospital have identified warning signs that you may be dating someone with NPD. If you're dating someone extremely self-absorbed, your date ...

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  18. Red Sox place Xander Bogaerts on disabled list, call up Tzu-Wei LinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | BoSox Injection

    ... around the field before trainers assisted him to the clubhouse. He underwent tests at Massachusetts General Hospital on Monday prior to the decision to send him to the DL. The injury comes at an inopportune time for Bogaerts and the Red Sox. The ...

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  19. From the Literature [Cardiology News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Circulation

    ... actions differ from the normal heart," said senior author Matthias Nahrendorf, MD, PhD, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, in Boston. "We found that these macrophages participate in the remodeling of the heart ...

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  20. Fluorescent dye could allow doctors to obtain better images of blood vessels, tissuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Medical News

    ... fluorescence dyes with peak emission in the SWIR range. A team of researchers at MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital has now taken a major step toward making SWIR imaging widely available. They have shown that an FDA-approved, commercially ...

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