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September 2017

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Patient Care

Advanced imaging modalities offer improved colorectal cancer screening and surveillance in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
David H. Bruining, M.D., a gastroenterologist specializing in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and endoscopic imaging at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, answers key questions about colorectal cancer screening for patients with IBD.

New residential psychiatric treatment facility to prioritize functional recovery
The John E. Herman Home and Treatment Facility, Mayo Clinic's new psychiatric residential treatment facility, will open in early 2018 in Rochester, Minnesota. The facility is in collaboration with ClearView Communities.

Pre-emptive kidney transplant benefits patients with end-stage kidney disease
For patients with end-stage kidney disease, specialists recommend replacing the function of the kidneys via pre-emptive kidney transplant, which can result in better function of the new kidney, enhance overall health and improve life expectancy.

Research

Attempt-as-risk-factor studies underestimate suicide risk
A Rochester Epidemiology Project-based study demonstrates that the year after a suicide attempt is crucial for potential recurrence, completed suicides are disproportionately male, and firearms far outstrip all other suicide methods in their lethality.

Regenerative services and products offered across specialties at Mayo Clinic
Regenerative medicine delivers specific cells or cell products to diseased tissues or organs to restore function (regeneration); uses healthy cells, tissues or organs to replace damaged ones (replacement); and helps boost the body's natural ability to heal (rejuvenation).

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Education

91st Annual Clinical Reviews 2017 — October
Oct. 23-25, 2017, in Rochester, Minn.
Focus includes appropriate immunizations for children and adults for protection against preventable infectious diseases, medications helpful in reducing perioperative risk in patients having a surgical procedure, and identification of patients who are good candidates for new medical and surgical approaches to obesity.


An Overview of Perioperative Medicine 2017
Oct. 25-28, 2017, in Washington, D.C.
Topics focus on the practical, clinical side of preoperative assessment and postoperative management for general internists, internist-subspecialists, family medicine specialists and other health care providers.


91st Annual Clinical Reviews 2017 — November
Nov. 6-8, 2017, in Rochester, Minn.
Focus includes appropriate immunizations for children and adults for protection against preventable infectious diseases, medications helpful in reducing perioperative risk in patients having a surgical procedure, and identification of patients who are good candidates for new medical and surgical approaches to obesity.


30th Annual Selected Topics in Internal Medicine 2018
Jan. 29-Feb. 2, 2018, in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii
This course features recent updates, clinical studies, clinical practice strategies and new guidelines that impact practice in general medicine plus indications and major adverse effects of newly FDA-approved medications that are applicable to a general medicine practice.


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In the Video Center

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Treatment Options
Heart specialists review hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and medical management for patients diagnosed with the disease and detail advances in surgical treatment, including septal and apical myectomy procedures.

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