Department of Medicine
Pathways Consult Service
Discovering insights into the causes of disease through the close investigation of a single patient.
By allowing two weeks for residents to investigate a case, residents are able to read primary literature and speak with world experts to inform their analysis.
Pathways Consult Service explanation
Learn how through the Department of Medicine’s exciting new initiative, the Pathways Consult Service, doctors at Mass General are taking a deeper dive into patients with unexplained symptoms and bringing insights gained at the bedside back to the lab bench.
Pathways Consult Service residents
Residents explain what happens during the two-week Pathways consults and discuss how having the time to think deeply about a single patient has impact.
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Mass General is recognized as a leader in patient care, education and research, and ranks among the most prestigious medical institutions.
About the Department of Medicine
We offer innovative, high-quality medical care, trains future medical leaders, and produces research that advances science and improves care.
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