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13:54 ET New Study Finds Once Hospitalized, Black Patients with COVID-19 Have Lower Risk of Death than White Patients

While multiple research studies show that Black and Hispanic patients are more likely to test positive for COVID-19, a team of investigators at NYU...


Dec 03, 2020, 08:00 ET NYU Langone Gastroenterology Appoints Director of Pancreatic Disease Program

Tamas A. Gonda, MD, a nationally renowned advanced endoscopist and translational researcher in pancreatic disease, has joined NYU Langone Health as...


Nov 23, 2020, 12:35 ET New Spinal Fusion Surgery Technique Leads to Better Outcomes, Reduced OR Time and Length of Stay for Patients

A novel approach to spinal fusion surgery results in a reduction of blood loss during surgery and less ileus, or intestinal blockage,...


Nov 14, 2020, 13:20 ET Multimodal Imaging Crucial in Finding the Cause of Heart Attack in Women with Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease

New research presented today at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2020 found that additional imaging tests can determine the...


Nov 11, 2020, 10:00 ET NYU Langone Health to Enroll Healthy Volunteers In Clinical Trial for COVID-19 Vaccine

NYU Grossman School of Medicine is among the centers enrolling participants in a randomized phase 3 clinical trial to determine the safety and...


Nov 05, 2020, 11:00 ET NYU Langone Health: NYCHA Secondhand Smoke Policy Needs More Time and Effort To Show How Well It Works

One year into a smoking ban in buildings run by the nation's largest public housing authority, tenant exposure to secondhand smoke in hallways,...


Nov 03, 2020, 09:00 ET NYU Grossman School of Medicine's Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences Named for World Renowned Scientist and Philanthropist Jan T. Vilcek, MD, PhD

NYU Langone Health announced today it would name the Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at NYU Grossman School of Medicine in honor of...


Nov 02, 2020, 11:00 ET Nerves Keep Pancreatic Cancer Cells from Starving

Pancreatic cancer cells avert starvation by signaling to nerves, which grow into dense tumors and secrete nutrients. This is the finding of a study...


Oct 27, 2020, 07:00 ET "White Matter Lesion" Mapping Tool Identifies Early Signs of Dementia

A new tool for analyzing tissue damage seen on MRI brain scans can detect with more than 70 percent accuracy early signs of cognitive decline, new...


Oct 26, 2020, 07:00 ET NYU Langone Health: New York City's Coronavirus Outbreak Spread from More European Sources Than First Reported

The COVID-19 pandemic started earlier than previously thought in New York City and Long Island by dozens of people infected mostly with strains from...


Oct 22, 2020, 07:00 ET Study Helps Explain Declines in Death Rates from COVID-19

Fewer New Yorkers are dying from the coronavirus than health experts had anticipated, a new study shows. Regional death rates have dropped from the...


Oct 21, 2020, 03:30 ET Reduced Hormone Supply in Pregnant Mothers Linked to ADHD in Their Children

Low levels of key, body-regulating chemicals in mothers during the first three months of pregnancy may interfere with the baby's brain development, a ...


Oct 20, 2020, 07:00 ET Focal Epilepsy Often Overlooked

Having subtler symptoms, a form of epilepsy that affects only one part of the brain often goes undiagnosed long enough to cause unexpected seizures...


Oct 13, 2020, 08:00 ET NYU Langone Health: COVID-19 Frequently Causes Neurological Injuries

Without directly invading the brain or nerves, the virus responsible for COVID-19 causes potentially damaging neurological injuries in about one in...


Oct 07, 2020, 11:00 ET Experience and Instinct: Both Count When Recognizing Infant Cries

Caregivers learn to decipher differences in newborn cries through a combination of hard-wired instincts and on-the-job experience, a new study in...


Sep 14, 2020, 11:46 ET New Pediatric Heart Failure and Transplant Program Launches at Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone

NYU Langone's Transplant Institute and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital have launched a new pediatric heart failure and transplantation program,...


Sep 10, 2020, 11:31 ET Telemedicine "Blueprint" Introduced to Assess/Triage Covid-19 Patients

While Covid-19 patients who are unstable and in acute distress may need immediate in-person attention, many patients can be evaluated at home by...


Aug 25, 2020, 08:00 ET Most Adults with Lupus or Common Types of Arthritis Have Similar Risks of Getting Admitted to Hospital as Other COVID-19 Patients

Most adults with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) are not at increased risk of hospitalization from COVID-19 due to medications used to dampen...


Aug 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Expert In Clinical Administration Leads Ambulatory Quality Initiatives At NYU Langone Health

Dana R. Gossett, MD, a nationally renowned expert in quality outcomes, outpatient care, and women's health, has been appointed deputy chief clinical...


Aug 18, 2020, 18:30 ET New Research Finds Fast MRI Scans Generated with Artificial Intelligence Were as Accurate as Traditional MRI

New research finds that rapid magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans generated with artificial intelligence (AI) were just as effective as, and were...


Aug 12, 2020, 11:00 ET Yoga Shown to Improve Anxiety, Study Shows

Yoga improves symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder, a condition with chronic nervousness and worry, suggesting the popular practice may be...


Aug 11, 2020, 07:00 ET Excess Weight Among Pregnant Women May Interfere With Child's Developing Brain

Led by researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, the investigation linked high body mass index (BMI), an indicator of obesity, to changes in...


Aug 10, 2020, 20:00 ET Study Pinpoints Five Most Likely Causes of Post-Traumatic Stress in Police Officers

A combination of genetic and emotional differences may lead to post-traumatic stress (PTS) in police officers, a new study finds. Based on biological ...


Aug 10, 2020, 06:00 ET New Approach to Treating Osteoarthritis Advances

Injections of a natural "energy" molecule prompted regrowth of almost half of the cartilage lost with aging in knees, a new study in rodents shows....


Aug 05, 2020, 00:05 ET New Report Finds Many U.S. Small And Midsize Cities Face Increased Rent Burden And Income Inequality

Small and midsize cities are home to twice as many Americans as large cities and face many of the same health disparities However, they often do not...