Aditya Bardia, MBBS, MPH, discusses the value of liquid biopsies in the treatment landscape of breast cancer. The real value of liquid biopsy in this space lies in providing oncologists with insight on what’s happening in tumor evolution.
An HDL apolipoproteomic score was linked to the presence of CAD in patients without prevalent MI who were referred for coronary angiography, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Mass General MDsJose Florez, MD, has been honored as a Father of the Year by the American Diabetes Association. The award recognizes men who make their families a priority, while balancing demanding careers and community involvement. ow.ly/dUvQ50u1TQk@AmDiabetesAssn
Functional neurological disorder (FND) is a common and highly disabling disorder, but its aetiology remains enigmatic. Conceptually, there has been reduced emphasis on the role of psychosocial stressors in recent years, with a corresponding increase...
Mass General MDsArticle by Dr. David Perez (MGH) and colleagues in the UK, bridges neurologic & psychiatric conceptual models for Functional Neurological Disorders, highlighting an important role for emotion processing in the pathophysiology of this condition. @JNNP_BMJ
Mass General MDsDr. Michael T. Watkins is the 1st African American staff attending physician in the Department of Surgery at MGH. In April 2002, he was appointed as the director of the Vascular Surgery Research Laboratory. #blackhistorymonth
In March, two internal medicine residents from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) died in an avalanche while hiking in Canada. The sad news hit Emmett Kistler, MD, a fellow internal medicine resident, harder than he expected.