Clinicians across Northwell Health partnered with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) for the health system’s fifth annual Know the Difference Day on June 7 to educate staff and...
The use of statins for primary cardiovascular disease prevention in adults over age 75 is clouded in uncertainty. A recent study in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society found that statins may significantly lower mortality risk in older adults. That only underscores the need for a large-scale, prospective, randomized clinical trial, researchers say.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center brings the expertise and innovation of one of New York’s three NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers to patients in the Hudson Valley region, thanks to its collaboration with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center (NYP/CUIMC) and ColumbiaDoctors, its faculty medical practice. Already known for their dedication to providing patients and their family members with the highest quality of cancer care in a warm and nurturing setting, their goal is to build a partnership with their patients during every phase of care, from diagnosis through treatment and into survivorship.
Northern Dutchess Hospital: Leading the Way in Effective, Community-based Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a complex condition that can greatly diminish quality of life and increase the risk of serious diseases, such as esophageal cancer. Northern Dutchess Hospital marshals the full spectrum of nonsurgical and surgical solutions to address GERD. These include the latest advance in treatment: the LINX Reflux Management System.