|Managing tendinopathies and tendon tears
Tendinopathy is a common clinical pathology. Recent work suggests it represents a failure of the body's normal repair mechanisms. To manage it in a new way, Mayo Clinic physicians are developing novel scaffolds that direct growth in different types of soft tissues.
Refractory celiac disease may explain failed response to gluten-free diet
Celiac disease patients fail to respond to a gluten-free diet for many reasons, including gluten contamination, misdiagnosis and other gastrointestinal disorders. When these possibilities have been excluded, refractory sprue may be the causative factor.
International database developed for patients with Niemann-Pick disease type C
Mayo is one of the few centers in the world with experience diagnosing and treating patients with NPC and has one of the few labs capable of performing the biochemical analysis of skin biopsy required for a definitive diagnosis.
17th Annual Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Update: Sedona 2014
Oct. 16-19, 2014, or Oct. 30-Nov. 2, 2014, in Sedona, Ariz.
This unique course offers a practical update on subspecialty topics including allergy, cardiovascular diseases, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious diseases, integrative medicine, neurology, psychiatry, pulmonary, renal disease, rheumatology, and others applicable to today's practice and patients.
An Overview of Perioperative Medicine
Oct. 22-25, 2014, in Newport, R.I.
This course updates general internists, internist-subspecialists, family medicine specialists and other health care providers on perioperative assessment and management. It focuses on the practical, clinical side of preoperative assessment and postoperative management.
Parkinson's Disease & Other Movement Disorders for the Practitioner — 2014
Nov. 7-8, 2014, in Phoenix
This review focuses on Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders with an emphasis on diagnosis and management issues that commonly confront the clinician. Lectures, case presentations, question-and-answer sessions and video vignettes provide comprehensive coverage.
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