These Mayo Clinic-issued releases feature news related to the Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery. For news about the center from other sources, visit the Mayo Clinic News Network.

September 2017

  1. Larger-dose opioid prescriptions not coming from emergency departments, study shows Tuesday, September 26, 2017

August 2017

  1. Mothers with history of pre-eclampsia may encounter cardiovascular challenges later in life Friday, August 25, 2017

July 2017

  1. 4 of 5 Mayo opioid prescriptions after surgery exceeded upcoming guidelines Thursday, July 13, 2017
  2. Prosthetic knee type may determine cost of care for amputees Tuesday, July 11, 2017
  3. Diabetes complications are a risk factor for repeat hospitalizations, study shows Friday, July 07, 2017
  4. People with Parkinson?s should be monitored for melanoma, and vice versa, Mayo study finds Wednesday, July 05, 2017

June 2017

  1. Underused cancer test could improve treatment for thousands, Mayo Clinic study finds Wednesday, June 21, 2017
  2. Women with past adverse childhood experiences more likely to have ovaries removed, study shows Wednesday, June 07, 2017
  3. 1 in 6 taking blood-thinning drugs may not be getting right dose Monday, June 05, 2017

May 2017

  1. Dentists in good compliance with American Heart Association guidelines, according to Rochester Epidemiology Project Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  2. A new resource that could change community and public health: Rochester Epidemiology Project?s Data Exploration Portal Thursday, May 18, 2017
  3. Study offers answers on life expectancy for people with Parkinson?s disease, Lewy body dementia Monday, May 15, 2017
  4. Skin cancer on the rise Monday, May 15, 2017

April 2017

  1. Mayo research shows surgery adds years for kidney cancer patients Monday, April 24, 2017
  2. Mayo Clinic researchers demonstrate value of second opinions Tuesday, April 04, 2017

March 2017

  1. Heart failure and skilled nursing facilities: The importance of getting the facts Wednesday, March 29, 2017

January 2017

  1. Should hypothyroidism in pregnancy be treated? Thursday, January 26, 2017

December 2016

  1. Colorectal cancer prevention: A proven benefit of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs Monday, December 19, 2016
  2. High school football players, 1956-1970, did not have increase of neurodegenerative diseases Monday, December 12, 2016
  3. Study of thousands of operations finds overlapping surgeries are safe for Mayo Clinic patients Thursday, December 01, 2016