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2009-10-15 15:12:00

ROCHESTER, Minn., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mayo Clinic clinicians and designers, along with colleagues from other institutions, have developed and tested a tool to involve patients more in their diabetes treatment and medication choices.

2009-03-09 10:18:00

Mayo Clinic Proceedings author reviews the consequences ROCHESTER, Minn., March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When patients choose to leave the hospital before the treating physician recommends discharge, the consequences may involve risk of inadequately treated medical conditions and the need for readmission, according to a review in the March 2009 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

2008-09-11 15:00:15

ROCHESTER, Minn., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study led by a team of education researchers from Mayo Clinic and published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) concludes that Internet-based education generally is effective.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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