Opioids don’t work for most people with chronic pain. A pain expert explains why doctors should consider other options for their patients.
Haley Otman covers neurosciences and heart care for the University of Michigan Health System. A TV news producer turned health care communicator, Haley specializes in storytelling, media relations and social media surrounding clinical advances, new research and compelling patient stories.
Some people can pass a hearing test but have trouble understanding speech in a noisy environment. New research identifies a mechanism for this condition just years after its discovery.
Neurosurgeons want the quickest, most accurate information to help them make decisions during brain tumor surgery. A new method could accelerate that process.
Providers can use a new tool to identify what makes CABG patients more likely to need a transfusion, so they can try to lower the risk.
Anticoagulant therapy is important for stroke prevention in people with atrial fibrillation, but a new study shows many people don’t stick with it.
In a new study, gene therapy deployed with immune checkpoint inhibitors demonstrates potential benefit for devastating brain cancer.