Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (Erkan)

2019
June
18,
2019
| 06:15 PM America/New_York
Researchers have identified a gut bacterium that can trigger the antiphospholipid antibodies seen in patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), an underrecognized autoimmune disease that can lead to abnormal blood clot formation in arteries and v...
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2018
June
20,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS), a systemic autoimmune disease, can be underrecognized, according to a recently published review in the New England Journal of Medicine (2018;378(21):2010-2021). Experts say more patient and physician education is need...
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January
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Rheumatic diseases affect women two to four times more often than men. Studying the sex differences in autoimmune conditions has been the focus of the Barbara Volcker Center for Women and Rheumatic Diseases at Hospital for Special Surgery. In a featu...
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