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Future of Health

Future of Health

At Partners HealthCare, the future is now. Today, the innovations of tomorrow are emerging in our laboratories and treatment rooms – the product of investigation, discovery, and the relentless pursuit of new ways to prevent and cure disease.

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Expanding Robotic Surgery to the Community

Robotic surgery, once only a possibility, is now the standard of care for many types of minimally invasive surgeries. With the opening of a robotic su...
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Better Depression Treatment Through Data

New research from McLean Hospital uses a statistical algorithm to predict which depression patients are most likely to benefit from antidepressant med...
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Research Unlocks the Science of Recovery

A new institute is harnessing the unique resources of the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network to unlock the science of recovery through rehabilitation re...
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Getting to the Root Causes of Eating Disorders

Even though eating disorders like anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorders affect more than 30 million Americans, their biologica...
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Genetic Research Brings Hope for Inherited Retinal Disorders

Just two decades ago, patients diagnosed with inherited retinal disorders had little reason to expect a cure, or even an effective treatment option. T...
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Improving Eyesight with Novel Treatment

In spring 2018, Massachusetts Eye and Ear (MEE) made history by significantly improv­ing a young patient’s eyesight and advancing the science of genet...
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Advanced Stroke Care, with a Click

In the aftermath of a stroke, time equals brain function. The faster the treatment starts, the better the odds are that a patient will survive and rec...
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Urgent Care Visits, From Your Screen

A new initiative from AllWays Health Partners and Partners HealthCare is bringing something novel to telehealth services. Using the software platform ...
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Rethinking Quality Measurement

Over the past decade, big data has transformed almost every aspect of life, from the way we shop to the way we work, travel, and invest. At Partners H...
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Eye-Opening Collaboration Transforms Patient Care

How can a hospital raise the bar on the patient experience while reenergizing employee satisfaction? That was the driving question that drove Newton-W...
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Combining Care Teams and Innovation to Reduce Heart Risk

A pioneering partnership aims to redesign preventive care around America’s leading cause of death. The iHeart Champion program, developed by Brigham H...
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Bringing the Future of Spinal Care to the Community

A new, minimally invasive spine surgery program at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital (BWFH) offers community patients comprehensive, world-class c...
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