An occluded stent, infected femorofemoral bypass graft and external iliac artery plaque were removed with remote endarterectomy, restoring circulation through a single incision and avoiding another bypass operation.
Taking Aim at Resistant Hypertension
Resistant hypertension remains a leading cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Cleveland Clinic’s Resistant Hypertension Clinic offers diagnostic assessment, monitoring and clinical care. Clinical trials are evaluating potential new therapies.
Haploidentical Donor BMT Program Launched
New hope for patients with no bone marrow donor match
Healing Arts: Patients Respond to Expressive Therapy
Art and music therapy help patients in the pediatric psychiatry unit at Cleveland Clinic’s Fairview Hospital express themselves and learn coping skills.
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Top 5 ASH Abstracts from Brian Bolwell, MD
Which studies from the American Society of Hematology’s annual meeting will make big impacts in 2015? Here are five papers that could change the way you practice medicine.
A Case Study in Collaboration
A 29-year-old woman is referred to Cleveland Clinic Lupus Clinic with multiple symptoms. The physician team creates a treatment strategy that results in rapid resolution of many problems.
Innovative Strategies Being Used to Assess Cancer Patients for Distress
As routine psychosocial screening of oncology patients for distress becomes required for accreditation, Cleveland Clinic has developed a system that uses an EMR-integrated screening tool to assess all patients at check-in.
Making Headway in Pediatric Nephrotic Syndrome
Nephrotic syndrome is one of the most vexing challenges in pediatric nephrology. Cleveland Clinic Children’s is taking part in two NIH-sponsored trials to find new treatments through better understanding of the disease.
Case Study: Living Donor Liver Transplant
While ethically challenging and technically demanding, living donor liver transplants can be performed safely and successfully. Learn how Cleveland Clinic utilizes 3-D imaging to minimize complications.
Special EMR Templates Help Medical Students Learn
Medical students report that EMR documentation templates that include drop-down menus and areas for free-form text are useful for helping them learn.