Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute’s Aaron Gerds, MD, MS, helped draft the guidelines as a member of both the panel and the Discussion Writing Committee. He explains here why the National Comprehensive Care Network guidelines were developed and how to use them.
Achieving 100 percent hand hygiene compliance is hard when sanitizers aren’t conveniently located and the products cause nurses’ hands to crack. A team at Cleveland Clinic worked together to create a solution.
RSLV-132 is not a first-line treatment, but it may be particularly promising for some of the 60 to 80 percent of lupus patients with skin manifestations.
In a candid conversation about end-of-life care, Cleveland Clinic CEO and cardiac surgeon Toby Cosgrove shares memories of some searing losses and thoughts on how to improve patients’ last days.
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While patients with high-risk prostate cancer should receive prompt treatment, data suggest that patients and urologists need not rush others into treatment.
Study identifies factors predictive of prostate cancer-specific and all-cause mortality using a consortium database for post-prostatectomy salvage radiation therapy.
In a Q&A with two end-of-life care specialists, the celebrated surgeon shares thoughts on patient losses that still haunt him and how his thinking has evolved over a long career.
A centralized counseling and shared decision-making visit prior to lung cancer screening can help patients make value-based decisions about their care and ensure a lung cancer screening program is high quality and patient centered.
The first attempt at developing targeted noninvasive brain stimulation therapy for stroke rehab suggests that patients can be stratified a priori for tailored stimulation to optimize the chance of recovery.
Our findings reveal that bariatric surgery and the resulting massive weight loss have the potential to considerably improve health-related quality of life for patients suffering from OA for up to three years.