The first of its type statewide.
Faina Shtern, President of AdMeTech Foundation. ‘While the present state of patient treatment is unacceptable and qualified prospects to varied unnecessary and failed procedures, the recent improvements in screening, diagnosis and treatment reflect an excellent message of hope. With a increase in education and awareness, we will offer this desire to countless men.’ According to AdMeTech Foundation, prostate cancer is the most common major malignancy in the US and in Massachusetts, with 60 % higher incidence and 250 % higher mortality in African American men. Although prostate cancer is certainly curable when detected early, it really is expected to consider the lives of over 600 Massachusetts males in 2015. In addition, about 2,000 guys shall have unnecessary treatment and over 20, 000 men could have unnecessary biopsies, which cause problems and inflate healthcare costs.The Rogosin Institute and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell right now supervise 100, 000+ dialyses every complete year. Performed initial living-related kidney transplant in metropolitan region in 1963. Performed 1st cadaveric kidney transplant in New York State in 1965. Performed its 1,000th kidney transplant in 1984. Performed its 2,000th kidney transplant in 1999. Developed molecular solution to identify kidney transplant rejection in 2001. The comprehensive kidney disease system at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital – – including NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia – – was ranked second in the nation by U.S.Information & World Survey in its 2007 ‘America’s Best Hospitals’ issue.