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More than half of type 2 diabetes patients may not take their medication as prescribed

New research reveals why treatment might appear to fail to control glucose levels in many people with Type 2 diabetes: not taking their medication as prescribed. “When patients have poor glycemic control, their physicians may assume that there was a medication failure when they were, in fact, not filling their prescriptions,” says Ken Mandl, MD,...

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From clinician to clinician-innovator: Designing a surgical innovation fellowship

Gabriel Ramos, MD, is a second-year general surgery resident from Puerto Rico, is Boston Children’s Hospital’s first Surgical Innovation Fellow. I have devoted considerable time and training to become a surgeon. But I recently took a detour from my surgical education to pursue a research fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital. I originally applied for a...

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TIDO is proud to announce the release of our new Inventor’s Guide. The booklet details the commercialization process at Boston Children’s, how to work with TIDO to give your invention the best possibility for success, and answers to frequently asked questions we encounter.

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