Selected November Publications from BIDMC Faculty

BIDMC Media Relations

NOVEMBER 30, 2018

Building on our culture of collaboration and innovation, our researchers are helping to transform medicine and health care delivery. Below are selected research publications issued in the month of November. 

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What We Can Do about Maternal Mortality - And How to Do It Quickly
New England Journal of Medicine – Nov. 1, 2018
BIDMC Author: Susan Mann (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Evaluating an Asymptomatic Adnexal Cyst Found on Pelvic Ultrasonography
JAMA Internal Medicine – Nov. 12, 2018
BIDMC Author: Deborah Levine (Department of Radiology)

Probiotics for Children with Gastroenteritis
New England Journal of Medicine – Nov. 22, 2018
BIDMC Author: J. Thomas LaMont (Division of Gastroenterology)

Harnessing the Consumer Movement
Annals of Internal Medicine – Nov. 27, 2018
BIDMC Author: Catherine DesRoches (OpenNotes)

Cortical and Trabecular Bone Microarchitecture as an Independent Predictor of Incident Fracture Risk in Older Women and Men in the Bone Microarchitecture International Consortium (BoMIC): a Prospective Study
Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology – Nov. 28, 2018
BIDMC Author: Mary L. Bouxsein (Center for Advanced Orthopedic Studies)

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