Monthly Archives: July 2016

Northwell Health Awarded $1.5M to Test Home-Based Pulmonary Rehab for Hispanic Patients

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Telemedicine program hopes to improve quality of life and reduce hospitalizations in underserved patients with pulmonary disease Manhasset, NY –Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study whether home-based pulmonary rehabilitation improves quality of life and decreases hospitalization in Hispanic patients… read more

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Scientists Test Ways to Discuss Opioid Risks with ER Patients

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Alliance will identify new diagnostic and therapeutic solutions for neurodegenerative diseases, cancer, diabetes and hypertension MANHASSET, NY – With a growing epidemic of opioid abuse, dependence and deaths, a team of doctors at Northwell Health is collaborating with colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania and the Mayo Clinic to study the effectiveness of two different educational tools… read more

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Former NY Ranger, NHL All-Star Ron Duguay Partners With Northwell Health to Promote Alzheimer’s Education and Awareness

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Manhasset, NY – Ron Duguay, a former New York Ranger and current Emmy Award-winning analyst for the MSG Network, is partnering with Northwell Health (formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System) to promote Alzheimer’s education and awareness following his father’s death from the disease earlier this year. Mr. Duguay recently visited Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research in Manhasset, NY,… read more

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Wall Street Journal publishes article by Feinstein Institute President and CEO, Kevin J. Tracey, MD, about bioelectronic medicine.

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Breakthrough First-in-Human Study Shows Vagus Nerve Stimulation Significantly Reduces Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms, Inhibits Cytokine Production

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Clinical Data Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) Delivery of Electric Current to Vagus Nerve Could Provide More Treatment Options and Alternatives to Costly Immunosuppressive Drugs Amsterdam, Manhasset, NY and Valencia, CA – Clinical trial data published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) demonstrates stimulating the vagus nerve… read more

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