The contemporary treatment of many cancers over the past 30 years has resulted in impressive progress in the cure or remission of these diseases. However, for nearly 150 years, physicians have known that many cancers predispose a patient to develop Continue reading →
The often devastating consequences of having a blood clot in a major vein demands the need to explore safe and effective treatment strategies. We now know that in our bodies there is a constant, but normal, battle between blood clots forming and Continue reading →
Almost thirty years of cardiovascular surgical training and practice has allowed me to witness and achieve significant improvements in medical treatments, outcomes and reduction of procedure risks. However, I still think the risks of using the power Continue reading →
Clinical and pharmacologic research have combined to make it feasible to now treat significant medical conditions, like blood clots in the leg, outside of the hospital setting…in other words, at home!
In 1996, the New England Journal of Medicine Continue reading →
Despite 20 years of cardiovascular surgery practice, I had been uncertain of how to best answer my patient’s question…until now.
There is increasing evidence that we can tailor blood thinning medication treatment for an individual patient who ha Continue reading →