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Emergency care system is ailing, physicians say

...safety net for health care that is frayed," said Dr. Stephen Epstein, an emergency care physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Epstein was a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians task force that studied the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/11/liv_41992.shtml
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...said Dr. David M. Eisenberg of the Center for Alternative Medicine Research and Education at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. But most people who used both types of medicine said that they did not tell their traditional doctor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/17/ent_333366.shtml
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MRI used to test for coronary artery disease

...inside the MRI machine, a giant electromagnet that yields 3-D images of the body. Now doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston have adapted the technology to produce a series of high-resolution images of the relatively small...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/01/tec_330748.shtml
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The war on AIDS at 20

...battle fatigue' or 'AIDS fatigue,"' said David Morris, administrator of the wellness program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and HIV-positive since 1983. "You really just get so tired of taking the drugs, taking them with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/04/tec_311074.shtml
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Study: Viagra unlikely to trigger heart attacks or death

...released Tuesday suggest that heart problems triggered by Viagra are extremely rare. Doctors from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston analyzed 82 separate studies of Viagra, the widely used impotence medicine. They said deaths and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/17/tec_284696.shtml
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Lab tests show new drug therapy may counter transplant rejection

...combined, the result was "incredibly potent immunosuppression," explained Dr. Terry B. Strom of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. It still did not allow the body to build tolerance for the transplant. "When this combination of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/02/tec_272321.shtml
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A breath of fresh air

...of medicine at Harvard Medical School, as well as chief of the Division of Behavioral Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He believes that conscious, deep breathing can reduce stress and thereby help people deal with many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/14/liv_270195.shtml
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Few cancer patients in studies

...filling out study paperwork early in the morning or after hours, said Dr. Lowell Schnipper of Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, a survey co-author. The survey found that a doctor's cost of enrolling and keeping a single...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/16/tec_261565.shtml
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Scientists defend cancer approach

BOSTON -- Researchers came to the defense Friday of a Boston scientist whose much-publicized strategy of wiping out cancer tumors by cutting off their blood supply is facing increasing skepticism. The researchers said that they can make the approach work, even if others cannot. The strategy, developed by Dr. Judah Folkman of Children's Hospital in Boston, involves natural proteins that destroy cancer by choking off its blood supply.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/14/tec_244713.shtml
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Study: Stress of firing someone doubles the risk of a heart attack

...working under a high-pressure deadline and having to fire someone," said Dr. Murray A. Mittleman of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Most people probably already suspect that bad things at work might be hard on the heart. But there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/20/bus_224461.shtml
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