Lisa Ellis

Pulmonary and Critical Care

New Treatment Improves Breathing in COPD, Without Surgery

By on 11/18/2022
First patient treated at Einstein with bronchoscopic lung volume reduction procedure (BLVR).
Breast Cancer

What Does It Mean to Have Dense Breasts?

By on 10/28/2022
Einstein breast cancer experts discuss what this common condition means for your breast cancer risk and screening.
Diseases & Conditions

New Medications at Last for Sickle Cell Disease

By on 09/30/2022
Three drugs approved in the last five years may reduce painful crises 25% to 50%, Einstein blood-disease specialists say.

Free Blood Pressure Monitors Cut Heart-Failure Hospital Admissions

By on 08/12/2022
Nurse's project helps control high blood pressure that can lead to dangerous fluid buildup and breathing problems.
Alternatives to Opioids for Treatment of Pain

Einstein Holds Out ‘Welcome MAT’ for Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

By on 08/03/2022
Medication-assisted treatment is available in Philadelphia primary care offices and integrated with emergency care.