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Rocca multimorbidities can happen to anyone and why need to study (:39)

Mayo Clinic neurologist and epidemiologist Walter Rocca, M.D. discusses collaborative study by researchers from Mayo Clinic, Olmsted Medical Center and Johns Hopkins University that measured multimorbidity — multiple diseases or medical conditions co-occurring in a single patient — and has determined which combinations of medical conditions are more prevalent by [...]

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Medical Experts for Media - Epidemiology

Medical Experts for Media - Epidemiology

James Cerhan, M.D., Ph.D. Sherine Gabriel, M.D. Walter Rocca, M.D., M.P.H. Veronique Roger, M.D. ___________________________________________________________________________ James Cerhan, M.D., Ph.D., a cancer epidemiologist Chair, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota Author of more than 235 scientific articles Media Experience: Interview experience with local and national print [...]

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The Greatest Medical Resource You've Never Heard Of: Rochester Epidemiology Project

The Greatest Medical Resource You've Never Heard Of: Rochester Epidemiology Project

ROCHESTER, Minn. — It's the medical resource behind discoveries that have affected patients around the globe, treasured by researchers and funded by the National Institutes of Health for nearly 50 years: the Rochester Epidemiology Project. This comprehensive medical records pool makes Olmsted County, Minn., one of the few places in [...]

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Anemia Might Be Associated With Development of Parkinson's Disease

Results of a new Mayo Clinic study support an association between anemia experienced early in life and the development of Parkinson's disease many years later. The findings were presented at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in Seattle on April 30. We were surprised to discover that chronic anemia or [...]

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