March 24th 2021
Patrick Borgen, MD, discusses common symptoms of breast cancer in male patients.
March 16th 2021
Patrick Borgen, MD, discusses the prognosis of breast cancer in male patients.
March 5th 2021
Patrick I. Borgen, MD, discusses eliminating the use of opioids in patients with breast cancer.
May 12th 2020
History will report that the COVID-19 pandemic in Brooklyn, New York peaked on or about April 12, 2020; however, due to the protracted hospitalization experienced by severe COVID-19–positive patients, the heavy in-patient burden continues today.
April 14th 2020
Global COVID-19 cases exceed 1.7 million confirmed cases, and a staggering daily growth rate.
April 6th 2020
The SARS COVID-19 virus pandemic came out of nowhere, circling the globe with shocking speed and with a vengeance.
March 19th 2020
Patrick I. Borgen, MD, discusses what is currently known about coronavirus 2019 and unanswered questions that still need to be addressed.
March 8th 2020
Patrick I. Borgen, MD, discusses the trend toward surgical de-escalation in patients with breast cancer.
March 12th 2019
Patrick I. Borgen, MD, chair, Department of Surgery, director, Breast Cancer, Maimonides Medical Center, discusses the opioid crisis related to the treatment of patients with breast cancer.
January 13th 2019
As evidence grows that opioids may potentially worsen oncologic outcomes, surgeons and oncology providers must take an active role in addressing the opioid crisis by adopting similar protocols that decrease the quantity of narcotics available for diversion while ensuring safe patient care.