Whitney J. Palmer

Christchurch

Articles

Investigator Q&A: Expanding Treatment Options for JIA

September 23, 2019

In new research published in the New England Journal of Medicine, investigators led by William Tamborlane, M.D., a Yale University pediatric endocrinologist, reported the efficacy of the GLP1 agonist liraglutide for children with type 2 diabetes. In this Q&A, Dr. Tamborlane discusses the importance of expanding treatment options.

Stroke Treatment Without Thrombolytic Therapy, New Research

August 14, 2019

Stimulating the sphenopalatine ganglion-a collection of nerve cells closely associated with the trigeminal nerve most responsible for headaches-could be a safe intervention for patients with acute ischemic stroke who aren’t eligible for thrombolytic therapy, researchers report in The Lancet.