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Improving Awareness of Sleep Disorders Among General Public: Michael Thorpy, MD

November 28, 2021

The director of the Sleep-Wake Disorders Center at Montefiore Medical Center provided thoughts on the need to improve awareness of sleep disorders and identifying those who may be eligible for treatment, including pediatric patients. [WATCH TIME: 2 minutes]

Accessible Stroke Care for Diverse Populations: The Montefiore Approach

October 26, 2021

Years of built-up trust in the community has enabled Montefiore’s Stern Stroke Center physicians to understand more about how stroke affects multicultural communities and to break down existing barriers to care.

Aducanumab’s Clinical Use in Alzheimer Disease Appears Limited Post-Approval

October 21, 2021

Despite projections that aducanumab (Aduhelm; Biogen) would be widely adopted in clinical practice after its June 2021 approval, financial reports suggest a different story. Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS, and Lon Schnider, MD, MS, offered their perspectives on its clinical application thus far.