Transplant Medicine Resource Center
Transplant Medicine. Featured News. Aug. 17, 2021. Order is everything: New procedure for heart-liver transplant averts rejection risk. A Mayo Clinic study published in Journal of the American College of Cardiology shows transplanting the liver first in a heart-liver transplant significantly decreases rejection rates for highly sensitized patients.
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(6 days ago) Mayo Clinic's top-ranked Pulmonary Medicine Division diagnoses and treats more than 65,000 adults and children with lung (pulmonary) and sleep disorders each year. People with serious and complex medical challenges related to the lungs and breathing find the answers they need from our pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine specialists.
(6 days ago) Conditions treated. Pulmonary and sleep medicine specialists provide management and services for many lung conditions, including but not limited to those listed below. Availability of the services may vary among Mayo Clinic locations. Please confirm when you call to request an appointment.
Journals and Publications
(1 days ago) A monthly publication for family medicine and internal medicine physicians that highlights trends in the practice of medicine. View newsletters. Digestive Diseases Update. Trends in gastroenterology and hepatology-related procedures and disease management strategies.
(4 days ago) Tests and procedures. Mayo Clinic offers many pulmonary medicine services and procedures, including but not limited to those listed below. Availability of services may vary among Mayo Clinic locations. Please confirm when you call to request an appointment.
Osteopathic medicine: What kind of doctor is a D.O
(9 days ago) A doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) is a fully trained and licensed doctor who has attended and graduated from a U.S. osteopathic medical school. A doctor of medicine (M.D.) has attended and graduated from a conventional medical school. The major difference between osteopathic and allopathic doctors is that some osteopathic doctors provide
Integrative Medicine and Health
(6 days ago) It is a key component of traditional Chinese medicine and embraced by many people, including medical professionals, as a safe and effective treatment for many conditions. You are treated by a doctor trained in acupuncture or a licensed acupuncture practitioner supervised by a doctor. Mayo Clinic acupuncture specialists perform more than 1,100
Carvedilol (Oral Route) Description and Brand Names
(1 days ago) This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription. This product is available in the following dosage forms: Tablet; Capsule, Extended Release There is a problem with information submitted for this request. Review/update the information highlighted below and resubmit the form.
Hospital Internal Medicine
(4 days ago) The clinic's Division of Hospital Internal Medicine is one of the largest groups of hospitalists in the United States, with about 200 doctors and advance practice providers. They work closely with nurses, social workers, physical therapists and other members of your care team to provide thoughtful, safe, collaborative and effective medical care.
Nuclear Medicine Therapy
(2 days ago) Nuclear medicine therapy is a cancer treatment that uses radioactive drugs that bind to cancer cells and destroy them. This therapy is an option for some people with neuroendocrine tumors, prostate cancer, meningiomas, thyroid cancer and lymphoma. It has proved to be successful in easing symptoms, improving quality of life and extending life.
Contributions to Medicine Mayo Clinic History & Heritage
(8 days ago) 1880s-Present: Values-based teamwork focused on the patient. Mayo Clinic’s most significant contribution to medicine is not a device or a drug. It’s the collaborative way we work together to serve patients and advance medical science, as seen in this photo, circa 1913. Read More ».
International Medicine Clinic in Minnesota
(Just Now) The International Medicine Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, is the gateway to accessing the clinic's specialized health care. It serves people who come from outside of the United States seeking medical care at Mayo Clinic. The international medicine team is made up of internal medicine doctors are experienced in providing
Erectile dysfunction: Viagra and other oral medications
(Just Now) Sildenafil (Viagra). This medication is most effective when taken on an empty stomach one hour before sex. It's effective for four to five hours or more if you have mild to moderate erectile dysfunction. Vardenafil (Levitra, Staxyn). This medication also is most effective when taken one hour before sex and can be taken with or without food.
General Internal Medicine
(7 days ago) Learn about physician referral services and educational opportunities in the Division of General Internal Medicine. COVID-19: Advice, updates and vaccine options COVID-19: Advice, updates and vaccine options We are open for safe in-person care. Learn more
Family Medicine in Florida
(Just Now) Your health, your team. Mayo Clinic Department of Family Medicine in Florida provides comprehensive medical evaluations and primary care services to people living in the Jacksonville, Florida, area. Our providers use a team approach to care for people of all ages. Whether you are healthy, sick or living with a chronic condition, we provide
Antidepressants: Selecting one that's right for you
(5 days ago) Doctors often start by prescribing an SSRI. These medications generally cause fewer bothersome side effects and are less likely to cause problems at higher therapeutic doses than other types of antidepressants are. SSRIs include fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil, Pexeva), sertraline (Zoloft), citalopram (Celexa) and escitalopram (Lexapro).
Regenerative medicine in lung diseases
(4 days ago) Regenerative medicine in lung diseases. April 03, 2020. Physicians and researchers at Mayo Clinic are studying mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) as reparative tools for patients with chronic lung conditions. Results of one of their initial studies, performed in lung transplant recipients who had developed chronic lung allograft dysfunction, showed
(1 days ago) The Mayo Clinic Department of Cardiovascular Medicine is one of the largest and most comprehensive heart practices in the world. It includes more than 240 subspecialized experts trained in congenital heart disease in adults and children, coronary artery disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, heart rhythm disorders, and heart valve diseases.
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine position on
(8 days ago) Regenerative medicine is a new field of practice that is shifting the focus of medicine to rebuilding health by repairing, replacing or restoring diseased cells, tissues and organs. Mayo Clinic's Center for Regenerative Medicine is at the vanguard of this movement. It supports research and practice that provide new therapeutic options in sports
Expert Alert: Advancing individualized medicine through
(1 days ago) ROCHESTER, Minn. – The virtual 10th Annual Individualizing Medicine Conference on Oct. 8–9 will highlight the latest discoveries, diagnostics, therapeutics and emerging approaches in the field of genomics. Attendees will hear from renowned experts and learn first-hand how individualized medicine is transforming clinical practice, research and education.
(3 days ago) The primary objectives of this study are to evaluate safety/tolerability and immunogenicity of IMU-201 as monotherapy and in combination with an immune checkpoint inhibitor (ICI) or an ICI and chemotherapy in participants with advanced NSCLC tumors that are positive for PD-L1, and to identify the Optimal Biological Dose (OBD) of IMU-201 as monotherapy and in combination with an ICI, or an …
Precision medicine for breast cancer
(5 days ago) Precision medicine for breast cancer is an approach to diagnosis, treatment and prevention that takes into account the genes you're born with (your genetic makeup) and the genes or others markers present within the cancer cells. With this approach, your blood or tumor tissue is collected for analysis, often genetic.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Resource Center
(1 days ago) Sports medicine. Cara C. Prideaux, M.D., discusses sports medicine as a specialty, and when and how to get athletes back into their preferred physical activity after an injury. Advocacy as a core competency. Michelle S. Gittler, M.D., outlines the ways in which doctors can, and should, get involved in large-scale advocacy for their patients.
Women's Health Internal Medicine
(8 days ago) The Division of Women's Health Internal Medicine in Arizona provides comprehensive health care and preventive screening services tailored to meet each woman's needs. Doctors offer state-of-the-art medical care in a comfortable and caring environment for women with health concerns such as menopause, hormone management and sexual health.
AC joint injuries
(6 days ago) AC joint injuries. The AC joint is where the acromion (a part of the shoulder blade) connects to the clavicle (collar bone) at the top of the shoulder. This joint helps maintain the position of the shoulder and is very important for shoulder control, motion, and strength. The joint is stabilized by a capsule and ligaments, and injury occurs
Metoprolol (Oral Route) Side Effects
(6 days ago) This medicine is a beta-blocker. It works by affecting the response to nerve impulses in certain parts of the body, like the heart. As a result, the heart beats slower and decreases the blood pressure. When the blood pressure is lowered, the amount of blood and oxygen is increased to the heart.
Newsfeed Adult Pain Medicine Mayo Clinic Connect
(6 days ago) Welcome to the Adult Pain Medicine Page. Pain medicine is a specialty devoted to patients suffering from variety of chronic pain disorders, offering a wide range of therapy approaches. Follow this page to stay up-to-date on pain therapies, patient stories and useful information related to pain management. Our goal is to connect you with others and provide resources to help inform your …
Losartan (Oral Route) Side Effects
(4 days ago) This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription. This product is available in the following dosage forms: Tablet; Before Using. In deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it will do. This is a decision you and your doctor will make. For this medicine, the following should be
Amyl Nitrite (Inhalation Route) Proper Use
(8 days ago) The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. Also, the number of doses you take each day, the time allowed between doses, and the length of time you take the medicine depend on the medical problem for which you …
Fosfomycin (Oral Route) Proper Use
(Just Now) The medicine is an orange-flavored powder that must be mixed with water before using. Never swallow the medicine in its dry form. To use: Open the packet and pour all of the powder into 3 or 4 ounces (1/2 cup) of water. Do not use hot water. Stir until the powder is …
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
(3 days ago) Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis) Tennis elbow is a condition that affects a group of muscles and tendons in your forearm that attach to the bone on the outside of your elbow. It is also called lateral epicondylitis or lateral epicondylopathy. The extensor carpi radials brevis muscle is a specific forearm muscle affected by tennis elbow that
Headache Medicine Ergot-Derivative-Containing (Oral Route
(5 days ago) The medicine should not be taken more often than 2 times a week, at least five days apart. For preventing cluster headaches Adults—The dose of ergotamine, and the number of doses you need every day, will depend on how many headaches you usually get each day. For some people, 1 or 2 mg of ergotamine once a day may be enough.