Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Internationally Renowned Interventional Cardiologist Named to Key Cardiac Posts at NYU Langone Health

Newswise imageCraig A. Thompson, MD, MMSc , whose seminal, pioneering achievements are now a standard of care for re-vascularization of totally blocked coronary arteries, has been named director of cardiac catheterization laboratories at NYU Langone Health System .

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Natural “Breakdown” of Chemicals Predicts Lung Damage in 9/11 Firefighters

Abnormal levels of more than two dozen metabolites — chemicals produced in the body as it breaks down fats, proteins and carbohydrates — can reliably predict which Sept. 11 firefighters developed lung disease and which did not, a new analysis shows.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Challenge Issued by Leading Health Organizations to Defeat Cervical Cancer

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH), the Perlmutter Cancer Center, and the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone Health are issuing the “New York Challenge,” an ambitious campaign to end cervical cancer worldwide.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New Assessment Tool Helps Identify Risk for Post-Surgical Dislocations Following Total Hip Replacement

Newswise imageA study led by Jonathan Vigdorchik, MD, assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at NYU Langone Health, suggests that a new risk prediction model and treatment algorithm may help identify patients at high risk for postoperative dislocation following a hip replacement, and who may benefit from the use of alternative implants.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Study Validates Software Tool to Assess Mortality Risk in Older Patients with Orthopedic Fractures

Newswise imagenalytic software developed by orthopedic trauma surgeons at NYU Langone Health accurately identifies which middle-aged and elderly patients face a greater mortality risk following surgery for an orthopedic fracture, according to a new study.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Diabetes Management Greatly Improved in High-Risk Ethnic Population through Community-Based Program

Newswise imageAn ethnic population at high risk for Type 2 diabetes achieved significant control of the disease through participation in community-based health programs, according to a randomized controlled trial published January 31 by researchers at NYU School of Medicine’s Department of Population Health in the journal Clinical Diabetes.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Removing Chemical Used to Make Teflon-like Coatings Has Led to Fewer Low Birth Weights and Less Brain Damage

Government and industry efforts since 2003 to phase out chemicals used to make non-stick coatings, such as Teflon, have prevented more than 118,000 low-weight births and related brain damage in the United States.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Although Their Introductions as Treatment Are Different, Two Top Medications for Opioid Addiction Are Equally Effective

Newswise imagea new study concludes that two of the top medications available for outpatient, office-based treatment, once initiated, are equally safe and effective in curtailing opioid use, relapse, treatment drop-out and overdose.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Doctors Define “Safe and Effective” Margins For “One and Done” Skin Removal Around Suspicious Moles

By carefully tracing a line of at least 2 millimeters outside of and around the edges of a mole that is suspected of being a cancer, doctors can remove all of its cells and avert the need for a second surgery.