Research, in all forms is an imperative part of clinical excellence. Because of our physician's heavy involvement in research and our state-of-the-art facilities, they have knowledge in the latest treatment options and excel in preventive medicine to provide you with the best care.
Deborah R. Alpert, M.D. speaks of a new trial available for patients who have had a heart attack, have diabetes or coronary artery disease. The trial, Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial, (CIRT) seeks to examine if an existing arthritis medication can help decrease inflammation and future cardiac events in patients.
Denise Johnson Miller, M.D. FACS, Director, Breast Surgery Program, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Meridian Cancer Care, explains the phases of clinical trials and the process of how prescription drugs come to market.