Dr. Nancy Donovan's Alzheimer's research

Anxiety: An Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s Disease?

A new study suggests an association between elevated amyloid beta levels and the worsening of anxiety symptoms. The findings support the hypothesis that neuropsychiatric symptoms could represent the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease in older..

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Dr. Annette Kim's research brief

Testing the Accuracy of FDA-Approved and Lab-Developed Cancer Genetics Tests

Study finds that both laboratory-developed tests and FDA-approved companion diagnostics performed equally well.

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March 21, 2018
Pregnancy and Motherhood During Surgical Training: Results of a Nationwide Survey of General Surgery Residents

Research reveals significant cultural challenges & infrastructure shortcomings that led respondents to consider leaving residency & report they would advise a female medical student against pursuing a surigical career - Read More...

March 11, 2018
New Cardiac Pump Device Improves Long-Term Outcomes for Heart Failure Patients

MOMENTUM 3 clinical trial finds that advanced heart-failure patients who had a centrifugal-flow circulatory pump implanted had lower rates of pump-related blood clots and stroke. - Read More...

March 05, 2018
Cognitive decline prevalent among elderly patients with hematologic cancers, study finds

• Some forms of decline are associated with shorter survival • Underscores the need to identify patients with cognitive impairment and tailor treatment approaches to be most helpful - Read More...