Early aggressive treatment of cystic fibrosis, enabled by newborn screenings, has markedly improved health outcomes for patients. Now promising new therapies target the gene defects linked to the condition.
Surgical intervention and specialized nutritional support allow a patient with CF and meconium ileus to make rapid progress in height and weight.Continue reading
Patient with severe claudication joins a supervised exercise and wellness program. After 3 months, he doubled the distance he could walk pain free.Continue reading
The new high-intensity form of phototherapy can reach the inflammatory cells that drive many chronic skin conditions without requiring patients to take photosensitizing medications.Continue reading
Unable to manage his recurrent atrial fibrillation with medication, a patient turns to a targeted ablation procedure. At 1-year follow-up, he remains symptom free and has resumed his normal activities.Continue reading