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June 29 , 2020
June 29 , 2020

At-Risk Twin Pregnancies Benefit from an Intervention Called Cerclage

New evidence upturns long-held medical practice, showing the efficacy of an intervention to prevent premature labor and miscarriage for mothers carrying twins.
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June 25 , 2020
June 25 , 2020

Racial Disparities in Surgery Rates for Esophageal Cancer

Black patients with esophageal cancer are less likely to receive life-saving surgery for early-stage disease than white patients.
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June 22 , 2020
June 22 , 2020

Jefferson President and CEO Stephen Klasko Makes Modern Healthcare’s 2020 List of Influential Leaders

For the fourth year in a row, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, has been named one of the most influential clinical executives by Modern Healthcare.
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June 10 , 2020
June 10 , 2020

New Recommendations on Genetic Testing for Prostate Cancer

Learn what this news means for men and their families.
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June 04 , 2020
June 04 , 2020

Coronavirus Linked to Stroke in Otherwise Healthy Young People

Preliminary observations suggest a high incidence of COVID-19 in stroke patients, including younger patients who were otherwise healthy.
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May 07 , 2020
May 07 , 2020

COVID-19 Trials Opening at Accelerated Rate

How Jefferson got one of the first Coronavirus related clinical trials up and running in record time.
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April 08 , 2020
April 08 , 2020

A New Coronavirus Vaccine Designed to Meet a Global Demand

The fastest recipe for worldwide access to a coronavirus vaccine may be to build upon on an existing vaccine with an already established manufacturing and supply chain.
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March 19 , 2020
March 19 , 2020

Recommendations for Pregnant Women During COVID-19

Pregnant women should stay in touch with physicians via telemedicine as needed, and keep precautionary distancing measures.
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March 12 , 2020
March 12 , 2020

What Happens When the Doctors get Sick with Coronavirus?

Telehealth is vital not just as a means of triaging patients, but also as safe way for quarantined doctors to continue to help with relief efforts.
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March 06 , 2020
March 06 , 2020

Jefferson Health, Independence Blue Cross Sign Value-Based Contract to Promote Population Health

The aim is to improve care delivery and lower the cost of health care for patients across the Philadelphia region.
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