Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Postdocs make case for a boost in their pay scaleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... who just had a baby boy. "I mooch off of my parents," said Amy Tsurumi, a postdoc at Massachusetts General Hospital. "It's really bad on my self-esteem," she said. "I'm still a baby, like a dependent." Postdocs' quest for better pay gained support ...

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  2. 47 years later, Navy officer's family accepts Purple HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... master's degrees from both Yale University and the University of Michigan, was a surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital before deciding to go into the Navy. Lederman had been stationed on a hospital ship and noticed that many of the wounded ...

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  3. Jill Biden heads to Boston for cancer - moonshot'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... for people living with disease, including cancer. In the evening, she will speak at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center's annual gala. At PatientsLikeMe, Jill Biden will meet with executives and patients who have shared their ...

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  4. Quality-of-Life Outcomes With Anatomic Versus Functional Diagnostic...Read the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Circulation

    From Outcomes Research Group , Duke Clinical Research Institute , Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC; Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston ; and National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD . Correspondence to Daniel B. Mark, MD, MPH, Director, Outcomes Research, Duke Clinical Research Institute, 2400 Pratt St, Room 0311, PO Box 17969, Durham, NC 27715.

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  5. If We All Did These 4 Things, It Would Cut the Cancer Death Rate in HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Switched

    ... profile in the U.S. has changed dramatically," says lead author Mingyang Song, MD, of the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston. "We want to provide an updated picture." But ...

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  6. Partners to end heart surgery at Salem HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    SALEM, MASS. >> Partners HealthCare plans to stop performing heart surgeries at its Salem Hospital and instead send those patients to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

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  7. Partners To Stop Performing Heart Surgery At Salem HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... to stop performing heart surgeries at its Salem Hospital and instead send those patients to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Partners says the roughly 160 patients who get open-heart surgery at North Shore Medical Center in Salem each year ...

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  8. Use of video decision aids increases advance care planning in Hilo, HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A program encouraging physicians and other providers to discuss with patients their preferences regarding end-of-life care significantly increased the documented incidence of such conversations and the number of patients with late-stage disease who were discharged to hospice. In a Journal of General Internal Medicine paper that has been released online, a team led by Massachusetts General Hospital investigators describes the pilot program, which is part of a larger initiative to transform medical care for serious illness in the state of Hawaii.

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  9. Contention simmers at Hampshire graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The Recorder

    ... after opposition to Lash's first choice arose. Having gotten to know Dr. Emily Wong of Massachusetts General Hospital during hospital visits, Lash had asked Wong to speak, but rescinded the invitation after hearing dissent from the graduating class. ...

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  10. An experimental treatment might offer new hope for diabetics who have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... signals but also on mechanical ones, says Lance Munn , a professor of radiation oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital. Munn, who studies how new vessels form in tumors, says that although scientists have identified many of the key players, it's ...

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  11. St. Bernard's alumni run marathon for good causesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    St. Bernard's Central Catholic High School 2014 alumni Michael Alario and Rachel Pelletier completed the 2016 Boston Marathon on behalf of two good, and very personal, causes. Alario, of Lunenburg, who finished with a time of 3:57:06, raised over $23,000 on behalf of his mother, Patricia Alario, for medical research at Massachusetts General Hospital Center.

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  12. WDH merger looks very healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    We all want access to the best medical care we can get and the recent announcement that Dover's Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is merging with Massachusetts General Hospital should be good news for patients and the area. Mass General is one of the nation's best hospitals and having access to its expertise will give WDH patients an added reason to stay in the area for their health care.

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  13. Dr. Joseph Civetta dies after a remarkable career in surgical critical careRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... University School of Medicine and spent the next five years of internship and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. "He was a very inquisitive person, and I think medicine allowed him a wonderful life of asking questions and finding answers," ...

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  14. Just keep goingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | CBS News

    ... damage on the other side, so he had an impact, and then a second impact." He was rushed to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Within an hour neurosurgeons had removed the left side of his skull and part of the right to make room for his brain ...

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  15. Coast Guard airlifts pregnant woman from NantucketRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | The Inquirer & Mirror

    ... not identified, and nurse were transported by local Emergency Medical Services ambulance to Massachusetts General Hospital. "Getting this woman and her unborn children to Logan airport was our top priority," said Petty Officer 1st Class Stuart ...

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  16. Jane A. Watts, pediatric nurse practitioner, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... from Roland Park Country School in 1956, she earned a nursing degree in 1959 from the Massachusetts General Hospital Nursing School. Mrs. Watts earned a pediatric nurse practitioner's degree from the University of Maryland and a bachelor's degree in ...

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  17. What Teen Girls Should Eat to Reduce Breast Cancer RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Health.com

    ... to potential carcinogens. To investigate this further, Maryam Farvid, a research associate at Massachusetts General Hospital and a visiting scientist at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, and her colleagues decided to study how diet ...

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  18. Megan English BragaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... intervention and violence prevention. In the Boston Public Schools, she collaborated with Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard to implement intervention services for low-income students and their families. She worked in the field of education ...

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  19. Troubling rise in strokes in young adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... of Grandpa who smokes and has high blood pressure," says neurologist Lee Schwamm, director of Massachusetts General Hospital, Acute Stroke Services. "And while he's more likely to have one, it doesn't mean that if you're young and healthy, you can't ...

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  20. Researchers document troubling rise in strokes in young adults, starting at age 25Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    ... of Grandpa who smokes and has high blood pressure," says neurologist Lee Schwamm, director of Massachusetts General Hospital, Acute Stroke Services. "And while he's more likely to have one, it doesn't mean that if you're young and healthy you can't ...

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