Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas provides treatment options for Alzheimer’s disease patients and support for their caregivers.
Bariatric surgery for weight loss improves symptomatic male hypogonadism in moderately obese men with type 2 diabetes moreso than medical anti-diabetic therapy.
New animal research out of Cleveland Clinic Children’s suggests that a mother’s health and nutrition during pregnancy have even more long-term health consequences for offspring than previously realized. Here’s why this bolsters the case for earlier interventions in pregnant women and the youngest children.
Combining minimally invasive approaches to spine surgery with image-guided neuronavigation yields a valuable tool that can help limit complications.
Two highly distinct case vignettes demonstrate that multidisciplinary expertise is essential to managing the acute life-threatening complications that vasculitis can pose.
Cleveland Clinic’s team of radiation oncologists, medical physicists, dosimetrists, therapists and nurses optimizes patient safety, quality assurance and treatment delivery via a range of treatment options.
The year just passed was full of insights and innovations likely to be felt for many years to come. Here are 15 such developments in which Cleveland Clinic staff played key roles.
Several promising antibody-based treatment strategies are in development for acute lymphoblastic leukemia and acute myeloid leukemia. These could change the decade-old treatment paradigm.
Biosimilar agents, which are awaiting approval in the United States, provide a lower-cost option to treat inflammatory bowel disease, increasing access to therapies potentially as effective as biologic agents.
According to Cleveland Clinic ECNO Kelly Hancock and her nursing leadership team, if nursing organizations focus on nursing practice, education/development, care delivery and technology – they should be poised for success in 2016.