In this Q&A, Aneesh Singhal, MD, vice chair of the Department of Neurology, describes the risk of clotting disorders among COVID-19 patients, the treatment options available, how patients can prevent stroke and what to do if they experience symptoms.
At the Massachusetts General Hospital Fireman Vascular Center, our world-renowned research advances patient care in the field of peripheral artery disease (PAD).
Advancing Care for Peripheral Artery Disease
Clinical research in the Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Fireman Vascular Center combines leading research with patient care to develop innovative options to treat PAD.
View a sample of our clinical research below.
Popliteal Vein AneurysmsDescription of study: The objectives of this study are 1) To describe the prevalence of popliteal vein aneurysms; 2) To determine the natural history of popliteal vein aneurysms in patients who are not treated; 3) To describe treatment pattern of popliteal vein aneurysms.
Study type: Medical Chart Review
Principal Investigator: Ido Weinberg, MD
- Patient Education
- Mar | 2 | 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mass General Fireman Vascular Center is providing general and surgical care for our patients. We have taken unprecedented steps to ensure all office visits, procedures and surgeries are welcoming and safe. We have also expanded our virtual visit offerings.
- Press Release
- May | 16 | 2019
New high-sensitivity cardiac troponin tests can help physicians diagnose a heart attack in as little as an hour.
- Jan | 25 | 2019
45 doctors from Massachusetts General Hospital's Department of Surgery were included in Boston magazine's 2019 Top Doctors list.
- Press Release
- Jan | 22 | 2019
A new report from investigators at Boston Medical Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, the New England Research Institutes and Massachusetts General Hospital describes international clinical trial.
- Staff Story
- Jan | 10 | 2019
The Mass General Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery recognizes Peggy Leary, who ensures clinics run efficiently and that patients receive compassionate, high-quality care.