Sixty percent of American hospitals are losing money and are seeking ways to leverage strengths, and discovering new economies of scale and scope. Cleveland Clinic’s merger in Akron is an example of how this can work.Read More
Cleveland Clinic’s Legislative & Health Policy Conference features insights from industry experts about how legislative issues are impacting the delivery of care and how nurses can use their expertise to influence change.
Surgeon Jose Navia, MD, explains the rationale and details of the incorporated aortomitral homograft technique he developed as an alternative to the “commando operation” for severe infective endocarditis.
Biologic Therapies VII Summit in April 2-17 will help clinicians understand and harness the hopes and challenges of precision medicine for the nearly 50 million people in the U.S. with disorders of immunity.
Diagnosis of chikungunya is quite straight-forward as it is based on serologic identification of polymerase chain reaction (PCR), but clinicians must be aware of the virus to order diagnostic tests.
The immune checkpoint inhibitor atezolizumab showed promising, lasting efficacy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic urothelial cancer, according to results of a phase II clinical trial conducted by an international team including Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center oncologist Petros Grivas, MD, PhD. The findings represent the first significant improvement in the systemic treatment of metastatic urothelial cancer in 30 years.
Heated chemotherapy (HIPEC) plus cytoreductive surgery can extend survival and reduce morbidity in patients with many forms of advanced abdominal cancer.
Cigarette smoking remains a major factor in reducing semen quality in adult men, a new study has verified, despite significant changes to the criteria that laboratories worldwide are supposed to use to evaluate semen samples and assess fertility.
New research shows the angiogenic factor AGGF1 is a highly effective treatment in a mouse model of acute MI, thanks to a cellular housekeeping process called autophagy. The findings pave the way for human trials.
In children with early focal brain lesions, nonlocalized EEG patterns such as hypsarrhythmia are not absolute contraindications to epilepsy surgery. Here’s a case in point.