Clinical Update

Clinical Update is a regular publication for physicians that highlights trends in the practice of medicine at Mayo Clinic.

2014 Issues

Vol. 30, No. 2, 2014 (PDF)
Focus on Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

  • Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Chronic Liver Disease
  • Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency: A Liver-Lung Connection
  • Mayo Clinic's CFF-Designated Cystic Fibrosis Care Center

Vol. 30, No. 1, 2014 (PDF)

  • Combined Organ Transplantation: A Viable Therapeutic Solution for Patients With Dual Vital Organ Failure
  • Treatment of Metastatic Brain Tumors: Updated Stereotactic Radiosurgery Units Provide Better Outcomes
  • Study Uses Noninvasive Video-Oculography to Investigate Causes of Pediatric Strabismus
  • Broad Experience and Active Research Guide Mayo's Sleep Medicine Practice

2013 Issues

Vol. 29, No. 4, 2013 (PDF)

  • FDA-Approved Imaging Modality Helps Locate Recurrent Prostate Cancers Early
  • New Clinical Trial Evaluates Choice of Treatment for Left Main Coronary Disease
  • Movement Disorder Laboratory Diagnoses and Treats Complex Dystonias
  • Patellofemoral Arthroplasty in Patients With Arthritis

Vol. 29, No. 3, 2013 (PDF)

  • Advanced Arthroscopic Techniques Expand Applications
  • Surgical Management of Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Children
  • New Subcutaneous ICD Offers Less Invasive Alternative to Select Patients
  • Blepharoptosis Repair Improves Patients' Quality of Life

Vol. 29, No. 2, 2013 (PDF)

  • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
  • Percutaneous Repair of Paravalvular Prosthetic Regurgitation
  • Predicting Outcomes in Normal-Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • A Multidisciplinary Approach to Bariatric Surgery

Vol. 29, No. 1, 2013 (PDF)

  • Update on Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Update on Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: Faster Relief and Maximum Benefit for Patients With Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
  • Surgical Management of Intractable Seizures in Children With Epilepsy
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms