Monthly Archives: June 2010

Breast Cancer Risk

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Lynn Hartmann discusses research to help better identify a woman’s risk of contracting breast cancer. To listen, click the link below. Breast Cancer Risk

What is Epilepsy

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Katherine Noe provides an overview of epilepsy. To listen, click the link below. What is Epilepsy-Noe

Mayo Clinic Study Using Structural MRI May Help Accurately Diagnose Dementia Patients

A Mayo Clinic study may help physicians differentially diagnose three common neurodegenerative disorders in the future. This study was presented at the Alzheimers Association International Conference on Alzheimers Disease in Vienna. In this study, Mayo Clinic researchers developed a framework for MRI-based differential diagnosis of three common neurodegenerative disorders: Alzheimers disease (AD), Frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD), […]

What is a Cataract

In this Medical Edge episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Akbar Hasan explains cataracts. To listen, click on the link below. What is a Cataract

Atrial Septal Defect

Harold Burkhart, M.D., a cardiovascular surgeon at Mayo Clinic, describes the congenital heart condition atrial septal defect (ASD) and discusses treatment options for children and adults.