Prosthetic and Arthroscopic Surgery
Custom-made templates for prosthetic implants and new forms of patient management in terms of drugs, physiotherapy and surgery: this is the future of orthopaedic surgery
SOS: asthma in children
Little children love running, jumping and chasing each other around. But what should you do if your child becomes breathless and short of breath and you hear a kind of “wheeze” while your child is playing or resting? And when could it be asthma?
Visual Disorders in Aging
The progressive lengthening of the average lifespan has produced a significant increase in degenerative eye diseases
How to Prevent Ulcers
A hectic lifestyle, bad habits and negative emotions like anger can leave their mark on our digestive system, with unpleasant consequences for our stomach
Laparoscopy in The Peptic Ulcer
When pharmacological treatment has no effect within two months, surgery must be performed
Erectile Dysfunction And Type 2 Diabetes
A male problem that is affecting both health and relationships. Diabetologists, urologists, andrologists and cardiologists unite to develop a therapy in support of both balanced blood sugar and happy relationships
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Prostate enlargement and abnormal urination: at what point does intervention become necessary? At the Policlinico San Donato: a less invasive, more effective technique using thulium laser
Therapy For Type 2 Diabetes
Brief discussion on future possible treatments, updates for ongoing research and the latest therapies available
A European Study Headed By Galeazzi Orthopaedic Research Institute
Orthopaedic and dental infections are the focus of the Annafib study supported by European funding
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
It affects not only those working with computers all day and frequently using mouse and keyboard, but also those who carry out manual labour. Women are the most affected, being 3 times more likely to suffer from it than men
THERAPY FOR TYPE 1 DIABETES
From the discovery of insulin to stem cell therapy: nearly 100 years of scientific research serving the needs of diabetic patients
New research opportunities for innovative cures of beta-thalassaemia, a rare but impacting disease
BREAST CANCER RECOVERY IS POSSIBLE!
The chances of surviving after breast cancer are increasing but, in particular, the idea of being able to go back to being the woman you were instils courage
ENGINEERING ANTITUMOR IMMUNE CELLS
Researchers at San Raffaele get to the roots of what causes the side effects of CAR-T therapy
LESS SCARRING ON CHILDREN’S HEARTS
An incision under the armpit and the sternum remains intact. The innovative technique adopted by Policlinico San Donato does not leave marks and trauma on the chests of little ones.
ARTHRITIS & ARTHROSIS
Are they really the same thing? Joint pain is a mystery for many patients.
73-Year-Old lives thanks to 3D models and holograms
Cardiologists and engineers at Policlinico San Donato work together for a heart intervention that is unique within the European continent: thanks to a device built ad-hoc and a futuristic procedure, simulated with 3D models and holograms, they...
From the warning signs to therapy options: reviewing one of the most feared diseases
Anti-Ageing Strategies for Men Today
Eliminate blotches on the face and relax wrinkles, rejuvenate the lips for kisses that leave their mark at any age. With the plastic dermatology experts at the Istituto Dermoclinico Vita Cutis in Milan and Gruppo San Donato, we discover how to...
Urinary Incontinence in Women
Urogynaecology is an area of medical specialisation that has seen a real drive for progress over recent years, both in regards to clinical aspects and applications and in regards to research
NEONATAL SCREENING AT SAN RAFFAELE
A pilot project aimed at early identification of the existence of diseases that can be treated today if diagnosed in time.
In Italy, almost 10% of the population is affected by obesity, in particular in women. Among the children, 20% are overweight and 4% are obese, while in adolescents 25% are overweight and 5% are obese. The data is showing a disturbing picture,...