Latest New York University School of Medicine Stories

2012-08-23 23:01:20

Neurologist Garth Turner, M.D., has recently joined Summit Medical Group, Berkeley Heights, NJ (PRWEB) August 23, 2012 Neurologist Garth Turner, M.D., has recently joined Summit Medical Group, New Jersey's largest private multispecialty physician practice. Dr. Turner's expertise includes general neurologic disorders such as headache (migraine), stroke, vertigo, dementia, multiple sclerosis, and movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease. He also diagnoses and manages patients with...

2012-05-25 09:53:58

Researchers at NYU School of Medicine have, for the first time, identified a single gene that simultaneously controls inflammation, accelerated aging and cancer. "This was certainly an unexpected finding," said principal investigator Robert J. Schneider, PhD, the Albert Sabin Professor of Molecular Pathogenesis, associate director for translational research and co-director of the Breast Cancer Program at NYU Langone Medical Center. "It is rather uncommon for one gene to have two very...

2012-02-10 15:14:28

At NYU Langone Medical Center the focus on quality, patient safety and patient experience are not just broad stroke initiatives — but measureable, quantifiable and concrete. Patients and health care professionals can learn about this commitment to world-class care and operational transparency in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery's recently published "2012 Quality and Outcomes Report," which is now available online as well as in hard copy at the American Academy of Orthopaedic...

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