Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: University of Maryland Cardiomyopathy Program Named National Center of Excellence

The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program at the University of Maryland Heart & Vascular Center (UMHVC) has been recognized as a Center of Excellence by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association (HCMA) – one of about 30 Centers of Excellence nationwide and the only HCMA-recognized center in Maryland.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: First Stereotactic Radiation Therapy System Designed to Treat Early Stage ****** Cancer Receives FDA Clearance

The GammaPod ™ – a first-of-its kind stereotactic radiotherapy system to treat early stage breast cancer – has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), paving the way for the manufacturer to bring the system to market for the treatment of breast cancer patients.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Study Uses Genetic Testing to Personalize Treatment for Deadly Blood Cancer

A clinical trial using genetic testing to match acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients with new therapies is now open at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC). The center is one of seven cancer centers nationwide participating in the Beat AML(r) Master Trial, sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: University of Maryland School of Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeons to Receive Prestigious International Research Award

Newswise imageA research team led by Mohit N. Gilotra, MD, assistant professor of orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), will receive the prestigious 2018 Charles S. Neer Award from the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) for a clinical study that demonstrated an effective method to potentially reduce the risk of serious infection following shoulder surgery.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Study: Process Used to Select Lung Transplant Patients May Need to Be Changed

Newswise imageNew research from the University of Maryland School of Medicine suggests that the system for choosing transplant recipients in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) may underestimate how long a person might survive without a lung transplant and therefore, may mislead clinicians.