Black patients who have chronic liver failure, also known as end-stage liver disease (ESLD), are less likely to be placed on a waiting list for a life-saving liver transplant than other racial and ethnic groups.
Women who receive COVID-19 mRNA vaccines produced by Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna while in their third trimester of pregnancy generate a strong immune response and pass protective antibodies through umbilical cord blood to their babies.
Here's how a Cleveland hospital is implementing a hybrid telehealth model during the ongoing pandemic
MetroHealth, a community hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, quickly ramped up its
telehealth program for routine office visits and a Hospital at Home program to free up inpatient beds in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
Using a mix of new technologies, teledermatology is changing how dermatologists provide care during the pandemic
Increased reliance on teledermatology during the COVID-19 pandemic has not only helped patients avoid contracting infection but it's also given dermatologists a better understanding of how to best employ the technology in daily practice.
Joel Evans got a second chance at life. Now he’s giving back—by giving others strength and hope.
Nurse Jackie’s cancer journey has empowered her to help others navigate through theirs.
Tracing its origins back more than a century ago to the first adult cardiology clinic in the United States, the Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology, part of the Department of Medicine at NYU Langone Health, is widely recognized as one of the preeminent academic cardiovascular programs in the country.
Two gene variants found in African American women may explain why they are more likely to be diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) than white women of European ancestry, according to Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian investigators.
NYU Langone Health’s Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine leads the way in the implementation of clinical and research programs in tuberculosis, bronchiectasis, nontuberculous mycobacterial infection, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, environmental lung disease, World Trade Center dust exposure, lung cancer, and cystic fibrosis.
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine and Cornell University’s Ithaca campus have developed a new computational method for studying genetic and environmental interactions and how they influence disease risk.
The Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Care, and Pain Medicine at NYU Langone Health has a long and distinguished history in the development of clinical and academic anesthesiology.
Pluripotent Stem Cells Shed Light on How COVID-19 Infects the Pancreas and Liver and Its Relationship with Diabetes
The study of human pluripotent stem cells, which can develop into any cell type in the body, is providing Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian investigators with new insights into the virus that causes COVID-19 and how it may infect organs such as the pancreas and liver.
An enzyme has been discovered to play a critical role in blocking the metabolic processes that contribute to the rapid growth and spread of liver cancer, according to a new study by Weill Cornell Medicine researchers, a finding that could spur development of new therapies for a condition that has been historically difficult to treat.
The targeted drug palbociclib may boost the effectiveness of chemotherapy in pancreatic cancer if the two treatments are given in the right sequence, according to new preclinical research.