University of Rochester Medical Center

Drug might protect hearts of childhood leukemia survivors

About 75 percent of children with leukemia who take chemotherapy face life-threatening heart problems as they age, but an international study led by a University of Rochester Medical Center investigator shows that giving ...

Jun 04, 2012
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URMC offers new implantable heartburn 'ring'

The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is one of just 13 U.S. surgery sites chosen to offer the LINX Reflux Management System, a new implantable magnetic “ring” that promises relief to the estimated 25 ...

May 31, 2012
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How to know when a ‘rash’ is serious? video chat!

Rose Ferrara looks as spry at 97 as some people do at 77, but if a health concern arises outside of a regularly scheduled doctor’s appointment she would rather not leave her comfortable home to get evaluated. A University ...

Apr 30, 2012
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