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1/13/2022 The Fenway Institute: Transgender People Who Access Gender-Affirming Hormones During Adolescence Less Likely to Experience Psychological Distress or Suicidal Ideation PRWeb ... that doing so may put patients at greater mental health risk,” said senior study author Dr. Alex S. Keuroghlian, who directs the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute and the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Gender Identity Program. “They also add to the growing evidence base suggesting that legislation restricting transgender adolescents’ access to gender-affirming medical care would result in adverse mental health outcomes.” ...
1/12/2022 Skin-related side effects indicate better prognosis for patients taking certain cancer drugs medicalxpress.com by Massachusetts General Hospital Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public DomainImmune checkpoint inhibitors, which strengthen the immune response against tumor cells, have become standard of care for many patients with advanced cancers; however, the medications can often cause side effects, most commonly affecting the skin. A new study led by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and published in JAMA Dermatology indicates that these side effects may actually be an indicator ...
1/12/2022 Skin-related side effects indicate better prognosis for patients taking certain cancer drugs scienmag.com ... against tumor cells, have become standard of care for many patients with advanced cancers; however, the medications can often cause side effects, most commonly affecting the skin. A new study led by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and published in JAMA Dermatology indicates that these side effects may actually be an indicator that the medications are working.For the study, investigators accessed the TriNetX Diamond network, a database of ...
1/12/2022 Antimicrobial Resistance and Human Mobility dovepress.com ... Infectious Diseases, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA; 2Global Migration Center, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA; 3Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; 4Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 5Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 6Center for Global Health, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 7Department of Infection, Imperial College, London, UKCorrespondence: Angel N ...
1/12/2022 Antimicrobial Resistance and Human Mobility hispanicbusinesstv.com ... Infectious Diseases, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA; 2Global Migration Center, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA; 3Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; 4Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 5Medical Practice Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 6Center for Global Health, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, USA; 7Department of Infection, Imperial College, London, UKCorrespondence: Angel N ...
1/12/2022 New Study Shows Transgender People Who Access Gender-Affirming Hormones During Adolescence Are Significantly Less Likely To Experience Psychological Distress Or Suicidal Ideation fenwayhealth.org ... that doing so may put patients at greater mental health risk,” said senior study author Dr. Alex S. Keuroghlian, who directs the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute and the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Gender Identity Program. “They also add to the growing evidence base suggesting that legislation restricting transgender adolescents’ access to gender-affirming medical care would result in adverse mental health outcomes.” ...
1/12/2022 5 tips for Arizonans seeking booster COVID-19 vaccine azcentral.com ... severe illness and death from the omicron variant of the virus that causes COVID-19.Adding to growing scientific evidence pointing to the benefits of a booster dose, researchers at the Ragon Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital , MIT and Harvard recently found that a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine provides "potent" neutralization against the omicron variant.Their research, published Dec. 23 in the journal Cell, concluded that while three ...
1/11/2022 [ASAP] Stereodivergent Complexity-to-Diversity Strategy en Route to the Synthesis of Nature-Inspired Skeleta acs.org ... Sharjah, P.O. Box 26666, Sharjah, UAE- Amin F. Majdalawieh,Amin F. MajdalawiehDepartment of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, American University of Sharjah, P.O. Box 26666, Sharjah, UAE- Ralph Mazitschek,Ralph MazitschekCenter for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, Massachusetts 02114, United States- Subbaiah Chennam Setty,Subbaiah Chennam SettyDepartment of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, American University of Sharjah, P.O. Box 26666, Sharjah, UAE- Anusha Sebastian, andAnusha SebastianSharjah Institute for Medical ...
1/11/2022 Rising alcohol consumption during COVID-19 pandemic projected to cause more liver disease, deaths aol.com Increased alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to cause 100 additional deaths and 2,800 additional cases of liver failure by 2023, according to a team of researchers led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)."The COVID-19 pandemic has had many unintended consequences with unknown long-term impact," a co-author of the study, Dr. Turgay Ayer, said in a news release .According to research published ...
1/11/2022 Management of Adults with Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation with and without CKD asnjournals.org ... Nisha Bansal 2 Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 3 Department of Health Systems Science, Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine, Pasadena, California 4 Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, Massachusetts 5 Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 3 Department of Health Systems Science, Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine, Pasadena, California 6 Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland ...
1/11/2022 How a team of doctors is eyeing equity when it comes to colon cancer boston.com ... including the Greater Boston region, plus the Great Plains Tribal Communities in South Dakota, and Los Angeles — also hopes to help build the careers of new doctors of color. Dr. Jennifer Haas of Massachusetts General Hospital is one of the leaders of the Stand Up To Cancer Colorectal Cancer Health Equity Dream Team. Screening is the best way to prevent colorectal cancer, she said. “There’s lots of data ...
1/10/2022 Rising alcohol consumption during COVID-19 pandemic projected to cause more liver disease, deaths Fox News Increased alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to cause 100 additional deaths and 2,800 additional cases of liver failure by 2023, according to a team of researchers led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). "The COVID-19 pandemic has had many unintended consequences with unknown long-term impact," a co-author of the study, Dr. Turgay Ayer, said in a news release .According to research published ...
1/9/2022 'We Need Vaccines to Do a Little Bit More': What We Heard This Week | MedPage Today medpagetoday.com ... transgender male who is being raised by people from Afghanistan the same thing that I tell a 55-year-old white woman who is an heir to billions." -- Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, of Massachusetts General Hospital , discussing the need to personalize dietary advice."These small shifts warrant careful attention because at the population level, they can have a significant public health impact." -- Dani Dumitriu, MD, PhD, of Columbia University ...
1/9/2022 The state wants to redo the Hurley Building. But how? - The Boston Globe Boston Globe ... reach into the hundreds of millions. We are talking about a prime downtown spot for a new tower, at the border of Beacon Hill and the West End, near every major T line and Massachusetts General Hospital . Although DCAMM engaged the public before seeking bids, the agency has kept the process shrouded in secrecy after developers presented their visions for the site.Here’s what we do know. Four bids ...
1/7/2022 Boosts with messenger RNA vaccines offer high protection against the Omicron variant cvvnews.com A study conducted by scientists from the Ragon Institute at Harvard University’s Massachusetts General Hospital confirmed the effectiveness of boosters of messenger RNA vaccines against the Omicron variant of COVID-19.According to the analysis published by specialists in the journal Cell, the people who were inoculated with the two doses of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna and then a boost they achieved a “strong” neutralization against the Omicron ...
1/7/2022 Top 10 orthopedic surgery residency programs Becker's ASC Review ... 4. NYU Grossman School of Medicine/NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital (New York City)Size: 70 residents5. Duke University Hospital (Durham, N.C.)Size: 40 residents6. University of Washington (Seattle)Size: 40 residents7. Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital/ Harvard Medical School (Boston)Size: 60 residents8. Rush University Medical Center (Chicago)Size: 25 residents9. Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville)Size: 25 residents10. UPMC Medical Education ...
1/7/2022 [ASAP] Multielectrode Spectroscopy Enables Rapid and Sensitive Molecular Profiling of Extracellular Vesicles acs.org My Activity]Multielectrode Spectroscopy Enables Rapid and Sensitive Molecular Profiling of Extracellular Vesicles- Tugba Kilic,Tugba KilicCenter for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, Massachusetts 02114, United StatesDepartment of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital , Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, United StatesMore by [Tugba Kilic]- Young Kwan Cho,Young Kwan ChoCenter for Systems Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, Massachusetts 02114, United StatesDepartment of Chemistry, Kennedy College of Sciences, University of Massachusetts ...
1/6/2022 BioSig to Present at the 24th Annual Virtual Needham Growth Globe Newswire ... and efficacy in cardiac electrophysiology. Clinical data acquired by the PURE EP™ System in a multi-center study at Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David’s Medical Center, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, and Massachusetts General Hospital was recently published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology and is available electronically with open access via the Wiley Online Library . Study results showed 93% consensus across the blinded reviewers with a 75 ...
1/6/2022 BioSig to Present at the 24th Annual Virtual Needham Growth Conference | 2022-01-06 | Press Releases | Stockhouse stockhouse.com ... efficacy in cardiac electrophysiology. Clinical data acquired by the PURE EP‚Ñ¢ System in a multi-center study at Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David’s Medical Center, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, and Massachusetts General Hospital was recently published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology and is available electronically with open access via the Wiley Online Library . Study results showed 93% consensus across the blinded reviewers with a 75 ...
1/5/2022 Harley A. Haynes, MD, a Dermatologist with Brigham Dermatology Associates - IssueWire issuewire.com ... each individual patient.A Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Haynes has hospital affiliations in and around Boston, such as the North Shore Medical Center – Salem, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital , and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.The doctor’s acclaimed medical career began after he earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, which was followed by a transitional year of internship at ...