U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals Survey Registration and Voting Information

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Each year, U.S. News and World Report conducts an annual expert opinion survey ranking the top hospitals in the nation. Board-certified specialists and active Doximity members are eligible to vote in the survey.


Discussion Over Treatment vs. Surveillance for Screen-Detected Prostate Cancer

In October, The New England Journal of Medicine published a case vignette focusing on a 61-year-old man with prostate cancer. Two physicians—Anthony Victor D’Amico, MD, PhD, chief of Genitourinary Radiation Oncology at Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center, and Freddie Hamdy, FRCS(Urol.), FMedSci, of the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences at the University of Oxford—present evidence on the appropriate clinical care approach. NEJM readers can cast their vote on which direction they would take based on the two essays. Read More

Choroid Plexus Enlargement May Indicate Psychosis Onset

Because of the size, shape, and location of the choroid plexus (ChP), it’s difficult to use automated MRI to determine its volume. Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers developed the first MRI manual segmentation method for investigating ChP, and they observed significant ChP enlargement in early-course psychosis.


Variants of AAV9 Efficiently Cross the Blood–Brain Barrier in Non-Human Primates

Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital have designed two promising AAV9 variants that are much more effective than the parent vector for delivering therapeutic transgenes into the central nervous system of mice and macaques.