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Jun 06, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic to Host 2007 Medical Innovation Summit Oct. 1-3

CLEVELAND, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic will host its annual Medical Innovation Summit, an international gathering of health care,...

Jun 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Appoints Kenneth Ouriel, M.D., To Lead Sheikh Khalifa Medical City In Abu Dhabi; Tommaso Falcone, M.D. Named Interim Chairman, Division Of Surgery

CLEVELAND, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic announced today it has named Kenneth Ouriel, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Sheik Khalifa...

Jun 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Enters Partnership To Manage And Operate Sheikh Khalifa Medical City In Abu Dhabi

CLEVELAND, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic announced today it has signed an agreement with the Health Authority of Abu Dhabi to manage...

May 21, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Study Shows Commonly Used Diabetes Drug Increases Risk of Heart Attack and Cardiovascular Death

CLEVELAND, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A drug commonly used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, raises patients' risk of heart attack...

May 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Physicians Present to Medical Community of Guatemala

CLEVELAND, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Cleveland Clinic physicians will travel to Guatemala City, Guatemala, for the Joint Cleveland...

May 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic's Steven E. Nissen, M.D., Named One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People

CLEVELAND, May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Steven E. Nissen, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Cleveland Clinic,...

Mar 26, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cholesterol Drug Fails to Slow Progression of Coronary Disease, Cleveland Clinic Study Reports

NEW ORLEANS, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic researchers today report that the drug torcetrapib, despite raising high density...

Mar 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Study Tests Agent to Regulate Triglyceride and HDL Levels

NEW ORLEANS, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic researchers have recently completed a pair of studies to determine the safety and...

Mar 12, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Delos 'Toby' M. Cosgrove, M.D., to Receive Prestigious National Physician of the Year Award

CLEVELAND, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic today announced that its Chief Executive Officer and President, Delos M. "Toby" Cosgrove,...

Jan 25, 2007, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic CEO To Speak on the 'Quality Revolution' at Largest Healthcare Expo in the Middle East

CLEVELAND, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Arab Health 2007, Booth 3A10 -- Cleveland Clinic, ranked among the top three hospitals in America by U.S....

Jan 22, 2007, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Seeks Highly Motivated Individuals for Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

CLEVELAND, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's leading healthcare institutions, is accepting job applications from...

Jan 09, 2007, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Showcases Global Patient Services At Arab Health 2007

CLEVELAND, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's leading healthcare institutions and currently ranked as one of the best...

Dec 15, 2006, 00:00 ET

State Gives Cleveland Clinic and Fairfax Renaissance Development Corporation $60 Million To Develop Global Cardiovascular Innovation Center

CLEVELAND, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic, in collaboration Fairfax Renaissance Development Corporation (FRDC) and more than 20...

Nov 29, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Analysis Finds Patients With Drug-Eluting Stents Are at Increased Risk for Late Thrombosis

CLEVELAND, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- There is as much as a four- to five- fold increased relative risk for late thrombosis, or blood clot...

Nov 16, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Physician Testifies Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic physician-scientist Steven E. Nissen, M.D., testified today before the U.S. Senate...

Nov 15, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Study Finds New Atrial Fibrillation Treatment Improves Quality of Life and Reverses Irregular Heartbeats

CHICAGO, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulmonary vein antrum isolation (PVI), a new treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF), causes irregular...

Nov 10, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic-Led Study Shows Self-Administered Blood Thinners are Safe for Atrial Fibrilation Patients Undergoing Ultrasound Tee-Guided Cardioversion

CLEVELAND, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of self-administered blood thinners in patients undergoing treatment for atrial fibrillation is as...

Nov 10, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Physicians Hold Symposium on Prevention, Diagnostic, and Surgical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer During XXX Panamerican Congress of Gastroenterology

CLEVELAND, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Cleveland Clinic physicians will travel to Cancun, Mexico for the XXX Panamerican Congress of...

Nov 09, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Names Chief Marketing, Planning and Communications Officer

CLEVELAND, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul G. Matsen, a former Delta Air Lines marketing executive, has joined Cleveland Clinic as Chief Marketing,...

Oct 31, 2006, 00:00 ET

Cleveland Clinic Makes National List of Top Hospitals

CLEVELAND, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic has been named one of the best hospitals in the country for its quality of care and safety,...