Kathy Hofmann suffered a pulmonary embolism but, due to excellent emergency care, she was diagnosed and treated quickly and effectively.
When Cheryl Violante suddenly developed an extreme case of deep vein thrombosis, quick-thinking Yale Medicine caregivers saved her life.
Holly Lopez was 38 years old when she first experienced seizures. Yale Medicine neurosurgeons implanted electrodes to target the site of the seizures.
Yale Medicine's Nina Bernstein wasn’t used to being on the receiving end of a scary medical diagnosis. Then she got cancer, which she diagnosed herself.
By Carrie MacMillan
Yale Medicine encourages exercise as a way to promote airway clearance for people suffering from cystic fibrosis.
By Colleen Moriarty
One Yale Medicine patient's participation in cancer clinical trials helped restore her health and contributed to research and the well-being of others.
Yale Medicine dermatologist Brett King, MD, is using an arthritis drug to treat alopecia areata, which causes hair loss.
Faced with extensive surgery for thyroid cancer, one patient sought a second opinion at Yale Medicine. A pathologist saved her from unnecessary surgery.
By Kathy Katella
Yale Medicine Center for Musculoskeletal Care provides multidisciplinary care for patients with problems affecting the muscles, joints, bones and nerves.