Cleveland Clinic-Led Trial Reveals Differences in Pain-Relieving Drugs When Combined with Aspirin

A landmark 2016 Cleveland Clinic study of widely used pain-relieving drugs showed that celecoxib (Celebrex) was associated with comparable cardiovascular safety and better gastrointestinal (GI) and kidney safety when compared with either naproxen (Naprosyn) and ibuprofen (Motrin). A new substudy, published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, analyzed outcomes in PRECISION … Read More

Union Hospital Joins Cleveland Clinic Health System

DOVER, Ohio: Today, Cleveland Clinic and Union Hospital officials announced that Union Hospital is now a full member of the Cleveland Clinic health system. Union Hospital becomes the 11th regional hospital in the Cleveland Clinic health system and formally will be known as “Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital.” “Our strong community hospital is now part of … Read More

New Drug Trial Shows Positive Results In Treating Progressive MS

For the second time in the past six months, researchers at Cleveland Clinic have found that an investigational drug for treating a form of multiple sclerosis (MS) has been able to slow progression of the disease. In the most recent findings, the oral drug siponimod – a selective sphingosine receptor modulator — has effectively slowed … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Names New Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute

Following an extensive national search, Cleveland Clinic has appointed Brian Rubin, M.D., Ph.D., as chair of the Robert J. Tomsich Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute (RT-PLMI). In this role, Dr. Rubin will oversee 1,500 caregivers and 100 pathologists who process more than 19 million tests annually, touching virtually every Cleveland Clinic patient and thousands of … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Uncover New Way to Restore Movement Sensation in Patients with Upper Limb Amputations

A team of researchers led by Cleveland Clinic has published first-of-its-kind findings in Science Translational Medicine on a new method of restoring natural movement sensation in patients with prosthetic arms. Led by Paul Marasco, Ph.D., the research team has successfully engineered a sense of complex hand movement in patients with upper limb amputations. This breakthrough … Read More