Should advanced age be a contraindication to laparoscopic surgery for colon or rectal cancer? Cleveland Clinic Florida Colorectal Chairman Steven Wexner, MD, examines the evidence in our “Viewpoints” series.
In 2016, Paris Kharbat, DO, left a thriving practice in Washington State to join the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine. She wanted to be a part of research and patient care that will advance the functional medicine model of care.
Both of this year’s lifetime honors in echocardiography went to Cleveland Clinic caregivers — Dr. William Stewart won the physician award and Margaret (Koko) Park earned the sonographer prize.
Ischemic mitral regurgitation is extremely difficult to manage. That’s why Dr. Deborah Kwon is intent on identifying imaging-based predictors of progression to enable earlier and wiser intervention.
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Despite their popularity, wrist-worn fitness trackers aren’t reliable for accurately monitoring heart rate, and accuracy varies among leading models. So reports one of the first-ever studies of the devices.
In healthy patients undergoing EGD or colonoscopy with moderate sedation, capnography increases costs without adding safety benefit, first-of-its-kind study shows
Beyond revealing the value of surgery for many patients with BAV, a new cohort analysis shows why Cleveland Clinic now routinely performs CT or MRI in these patients.
One of Cleveland Clinic’s advanced practice nurses has conducted seminal research on delirium screening and early progressive mobility in the neurological ICU. Find out why she’s so passionate about nursing research.
Educating heart failure patients is important to managing lifestyle after hospital discharge. But are nurses comfortable providing self-care education? A published study by a Cleveland Clinic ACNO reveals telling results.
In the first longitudinal study to compare brain activity and cognitive function in cognitively intact elders with and without a key gene marker for Alzheimer disease, fMRI demonstrated clear differences.